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Nov
23

TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE

First the scam ski chalet websites, now it's online ski shops tempting you with knockdown prices. They're after your credit card details. NEW

48-HOURS IN MAMMOTH

PlanetSKI is starting its winter in the US resort with the most terrain open. And rather good it is too! NEW & UPDATED


GB SNOWSPORTS HEAD TO STAND DOWN

The man who helped take British snowsports from despair to success on the world stage is to leave his post after the Winter Olympics. NEW


ON TO THE ALPS

PlanetSKI prepares to start skiing in the Alps. Any guesses as to where we're off to first? NEW


MORE RESORTS OPEN IN ALPS & PYRENEES

The avalanche of resorts opening & new lifts turning continues. Check out our rolling blog as winter gets underway with some superb conditions. UPDATED


NOW IT'S SERIOUS

It's the season's first Ski Slopestyle World Cup this weekend and GB's Tyler Harding will start his bid to get to the Winter OIympics. PlanetSKI speaks to him. NEW


WHITE IS THE NEW BLACK

Move over Black Friday, it's White Week or White Wednesday for some of the UK ski tour operators. UPDATED


NOVEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Avalanche risk in Scotland, FIS President goes for 6th term + French skiers to race at Lake Louise after death of David Poisson.NEW & UPDATED


NOVEMBER SKIING SECRETS

More Michelin stars for the Dolomites, super heroes in Mammoth, PlanetSKI rents a car (or not) OMG! + deep snow in Whistler. NEW & UPDATED
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SIX OF THE BEST

PlanetSKI selects the best baselayers, gloves, googles, helmets, jackets and ski pants. Which ones come out on top?

NORTH AMERICA OPENS FOR SKIING

If you think the snow is good in the Alps then take a look at North America. PlanetSKI reports from the USA & CANADA. UPDATED

HOLIDAYS SURGE AS SNOW FALLS

Resorts & tour operators report a sharp rise in sales after the fresh snow as people look forward to a good start to winter. Is it justified? UPDATED

KATIE O FLIES THE FLAG

She's targeting two medals at the Winter Olympics & few would bet against her. Snowboarder Katie Ormerod talks to PlanetSKI.

CALL TO ACTION ON CLIMATE

British snowports enthusiasts are being urged to do their bit to halt the damage caused by global warming.

MIXED FIGURES FOR WINTER GAMES

94 nations are interested in competing at Pyeongchang but with poor ticket sales spectators are expected to be down. NEW & UPDATED

INSTRUCTORS IN CHINA TRAINED BY UK SKI SCHOOL

The Warren Smith Ski Academy is back in China training locals to become instructors as skiing is set to boom. NEW & UPDATED

SLOPERCISE

Shape up for the slopes - Now the season we've been anticipating is oh so near, it is time for the hard part NEW
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SKI THE ZUGSPITZ ARENA
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Have you heard of the Tiroler Zugspitz Arena on the Austria-Germany border? As a family favourite you might like check it out this winter. NEW

VIRTUAL SKI COACHING
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Can't get out to the mountains to train, or can't afford an instructor to tweak your technique? Send a video in for training tips NEW

FOOD, GLORIOUS MOUNTAIN FOOD
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Chalet company PowderNShine, working out of the charming village of Reberty in Les3Vallees, is strong on food this season: NEW

'DYNAMIC' SKI PACKAGES
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Holiday specialist Pierre & Vacances has early season ski packages to its most popular destinations. NEW

IGLU'S TOP 5
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That's the ski holiday expert's top 5 Austrian chalets for Winter17/18 NEW

SEE YOUR SKI CHALET BEFORE IT'S BUILT
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VIP SKI has computer generated videos of its new Morzine chalets. Very realisitic they are too. See if you agree. NEW

WHAT'S ON IN THE WORLD OF...
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Mountain Heaven. Chalets old have been dropped, chalets new, taken up. And then there's the running of ski trips to Iran. Yes! NEW

SKI TRIPS TO DREAM OF
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Winter is coming; what'll you do this season? Hone your touring skills? Improve your off-piste skiing? Ski somewhere new - like China?

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