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May
24

IT'S SNOWING IN THE ALPS!

We might be deep into Spring with June approaching but the weather doesn't seem to think so - there is snow across many ski resorts with 50cm forecast in places. UPDATED

ED DRAKE RETIRES

The British ski racer calls it a day citing a lack of funding and support. He is the latest in a list of GB ski racers who have decided to leave the sport. UPDATED


GO WET OR GO HOME

The Canadian resort of Sunshine Village had its usual watery end to the season & this year it held the inaugural Pond Skimming World Cup. UPDATED


CHANGE URGED TO BOOST WORLD SNOWSPORTS

A major report on the industry says it remains in the doldrums and must adapt to attract new skiers and snowboarders. NEW


FIRST SNOW FALLS IN NZ

With the ski season due to start next month some welcome snow has fallen as the resorts gear up for winter. NEW


5 BEST RESORTS FOR SUMMER SKIING IN THE ALPS

When winter's over and you can't wait till next season there's no need to head to the southern hemisphere for your snow fix. There are plenty of options in the Alps. UPDATED


SKIING IN IRAN? YES YOU CAN

Great food, great culture with acres of untracked powder on empty mountains. A British tour operator is offering holidays to Iran next season. UPDATED


NEWS IN BRIEF...

Here we start a new column on PlanetSKI with snippets of snowsports news from around the web. NEW & UPDATED


SKI VIDEOS OF THE DAY...

There are some insane snowsports videos on the internet and we want to share some of the best on this rolling Vlog. NEW & UPDATED

PlanetSKI Videos



British Columbia: Chasing El Niño with Chris Benchetler Ep2

California Comeback: Chasing El Niño with Chris Benchetler Ep1

Boys with their Toys: Chasing El Niño with Chris Benchetler Ep3

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5 best farm holidays in the Austrian Tirol
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Farm holidays have increased in popularity in recent years, offering an authentic holiday experience and allowing people to take a step back from the speed of modern life. NEW

Fancy becoming a ski instructor this summer?
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The Warren Smith Ski Academy is once again running its renowned and successful Gap Year ski course in Cervinia, Italy. NEW

Skiing in Scandinavia
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Inghams has launched its 2016/17 brochure for Lapland & Northern Norway. Arctic adventures await... NEW

Cheap ski flights for next winter
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Ski-flights.com has released its flight programme for 2016/17 and the prices look rather good. £149 return from Gatwick to Chambery.

Crystal Ski heads to Sun Peaks
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The UK's largest ski operator will be offering the Canadian resort to its clients next winter. PlanetSKI has recently visited the resort in British Columbia.

What type are you?
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Our friends over at Iglu Ski have selected nine types of skier and snowboarder; from Old Pro to Park Rat. Recognise yourself?

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