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DECEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Drought causes Sierra Mountains to grow, logos for Beijing 2022 unveiled, 1st para WC ski races cancelled, Glencoe gets snow factory + EasyJet sponsors GB telemark skier. NEW & UPDATED


25,000 SEASONAL JOBS AT RISK

The jobs in skiing and the wider travel industry could go and holiday costs rise as a result of Brexit, according to a new report.


SWISS MAN CHARGED OVER SHOOTING WOLF

The authorities have brought charges against a person who allegedly shot a wolf dead last year. NEW


TRIBUTES TO ELISABETH HUSSEY

A ski pioneer has passed away at the age of 88. She was an influential person in the GB snowsports industry. NEW


WORLD CUP WOES

PlanetSKI's chief reporter has just covered her first World Cup ski race. It didn't all go to plan.


WHO ARE THESE DAREDEVILS?

Two wingsuit flyers leap off a 4,158m Swiss mountain to catch a plane! Really! NEW & UPDATED


THOUSANDS OF SANTAS HEAD TO VERBIER

Verbier saw an avalanche of merry Santas at the weekend, and this year there was a record number. NEW & UPDATED


TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE

First scam ski chalet websites, now it's online ski shops. Be careful this cyber-Monday, they're after your credit card details.


NOVEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Racers mourn David Poisson at Lake Louise downhill, Bird Flu threat to Pyeongchang + 23 investigated over Italian hotel avalanche. NEW & UPDATED


ALPS COACH DRIVER CRASHED TO SAVE LIVES

Maurice Wrighton was going down a steep mountain road from Alpe d'Huez in France in 2013 when the brakes failed.


WINTERSPORTS MUST BE LESS ELITIST

An expert on the future of winter sports has laid out the steps he says are needed to protect alpine tourism in the years ahead.


CLUNKS AND CRASHES IN RUSSIA!

Russia has had its first heavy snowfall in recent days and the streets are attracting spectators as cars slither and slide on sheet ice. NEW




NOVEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

ALPS COACH DRIVER CRASHED TO SAVE LIVES

WINTERSPORTS MUST BE LESS ELITIST

CLUNKS AND CRASHES IN RUSSIA!

LET'S SKI!

PARALYMPIC HOPEFUL AMAZED BY RESPONSE TO KIT THEFT

CHALET FRAUD GROWS

OCTOBER NEWS IN BRIEF







SKI WORLD RECORD (Wednesday October 4, 2017)
UK SKI MARKET: IT'S BIG! (Monday October 2, 2017)
SEPTEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF (Saturday September 30, 2017)
GLACIER TIDIED UP (Tuesday September 26, 2017)
FASTEST UP A SKI JUMP (Tuesday September 26, 2017)
WORLD FIRST FOR LES 2 ALPES (Wednesday September 20, 2017)
SCIENTISTS MONITOR MELTING GLACIER (Wednesday September 13, 2017)
NEW SKI SLOPE FOR WALES (Tuesday September 12, 2017)
BREXIT BRAINSTORM (Thursday September 7, 2017)
ARE THE ALPS MELTING? (Thursday August 31, 2017)
71 INDOOR SNOW CENTRES (Thursday August 31, 2017)
AUGUST NEWS IN BRIEF (Thursday August 31, 2017)
NEW SWISS SUSPENSION BRIDGE (Wednesday August 30, 2017)
HUGE LANDSLIDE IN SWISS ALPS (Saturday August 26, 2017)
JACKSON HOLE - FOR ONE AND ALL (Saturday August 26, 2017)
FROM TAEKWONDO TO X-COUNTRY SKIER (Saturday August 19, 2017)
WILDFIRES RAGE CLOSE TO CANADIAN SKI RESORTS (Saturday August 12, 2017)
VAIL RESORTS GOES GREENER (Friday August 11, 2017)
CANADA WILDFIRES SPREAD & SKI RESORTS AFFECTED (Monday August 7, 2017)
JULY NEWS IN BRIEF... (Thursday August 3, 2017)
THE JUMP IS GROUNDED (Thursday August 3, 2017)
BIKING BOOMS IN THE ALPS (Wednesday August 2, 2017)
K2 SKI MISSION ABANDONED (Tuesday August 1, 2017)
VIDEOS OF THE DAY..... (Tuesday July 25, 2017)
SAWDUST SAVES OUR SNOW (Monday July 24, 2017)
FIRE CREWS TAKE OVER SKI RESORT (Monday July 24, 2017)
GIANT ICEBERG BREAKS OFF (Friday July 14, 2017)
GRIZZLY TALES (Friday July 14, 2017)
NATIONAL CLEAN SPORT WEEK (Monday July 10, 2017)
THE SPY WHO LOVED ME - 40 YEARS ON (Monday July 10, 2017)
CELEBRATING A CENTURY (Friday July 7, 2017)
WHISTLER GLACIER CONFLICT (Thursday July 6, 2017)
JULY 4TH SKI SESSIONS (Wednesday July 5, 2017)
WORLD'S LARGEST SKI DOME OPENS (Tuesday July 4, 2017)
JUNE'S NEWS IN BRIEF... (Monday July 3, 2017)
UTAH RESORT OPENS AFTER WILDFIRE (Monday July 3, 2017)
TRIBUTES TO FRANK... (Friday June 30, 2017)
CHINA COULD SEE 300m PEOPLE ONTO SNOW (Thursday June 29, 2017)
VIDEOS OF THE DAY..... (Wednesday June 28, 2017)
TRIBUTES TO CEO OF SKI CLUB GB (Wednesday June 28, 2017)
US SKI TOWN ESCAPES FOREST FIRE (Tuesday June 27, 2017)
TERM-TIME HOLIDAY DAD FINED (Tuesday June 27, 2017)
SCOTLAND-ICELAND SKI PASS NOT A HIT (Friday June 23, 2017)
VERBIER SPORTS CENTRE RISES FROM ASHES (Wednesday June 21, 2017)
WHISTLER SUMMER CAMP ENDS AS GLACIER MELTS (Tuesday June 20, 2017)
SAVE THE GLACIER! (Tuesday June 20, 2017)
WE ARE STILL IN (Tuesday June 20, 2017)
STORIES FROM EVEREST (Monday June 19, 2017)
100M WORLD RECORD IN SKI BOOTS! (Saturday June 17, 2017)
FIRE DESTROYS VERBIER SPORTS CENTRE (Wednesday June 14, 2017)
THE CAMP OF CHAMPIONS 1989-2017 (Wednesday June 14, 2017)
NEWS IN BRIEF... (Tuesday June 13, 2017)
US SKIER NUMBERS UP (Thursday June 8, 2017)
WORLD'S LARGEST SKI DOME SET TO OPEN (Tuesday June 6, 2017)
SWISS ALPINE VILLAGE BANS PHOTOS (Wednesday May 31, 2017)
RIP SIR ROGER MOORE (Sunday May 28, 2017)
SWISS VALAIS CREATES OWN MONEY (Friday May 26, 2017)
THREE DEAD IN AVALANCHE IN FRANCE (Tuesday May 16, 2017)
CREVASSE DANGERS (Tuesday May 16, 2017)
POLAR MEDAL AWARDED TO SCOTTISH SKIER (Monday May 15, 2017)
HUGE AVALANCHE CLOSES ICEFIELDS PARKWAY IN CANADA (Tuesday May 9, 2017)
LARGE ICEBERG STUCK (Monday May 8, 2017)
TOWING ICEBERGS (Saturday May 6, 2017)
UELI STECK CREMATED IN NEPAL (Friday May 5, 2017)
NEWS IN BRIEF... (Thursday April 27, 2017)
THE FREE MAN (Thursday April 20, 2017)
ROW ERUPTS AS DJ PLAYS EVEREST BASE CAMP (Friday April 14, 2017)
NEWS IN BRIEF... (Friday March 31, 2017)
6 YEAR OLD GIRL DIES IN SWISS SKI CRASH (Friday March 24, 2017)
FOUR DEAD IN TWO SEPARATE AVALANCHES (Thursday March 23, 2017)
SWISS MOUNTAIN GUIDE FACES JAIL AFTER FATAL AVALANCHE (Thursday March 23, 2017)
PERFECT V FOR VICTORY (Thursday March 23, 2017)
4 DEAD IN AUSTRIA AVALANCHE (Friday March 17, 2017)
A FLYING JUMP (Monday March 13, 2017)
THE EAGLE HAS LANDED (Monday March 6, 2017)
THE EAGLE FLIES TODAY (Monday March 6, 2017)
180 RESCUED FROM LIFT IN FRANCE (Monday March 6, 2017)
ANOTHER FATAL AVALANCHE IN ITALY (Monday March 6, 2017)
3 DIE IN ITALIAN AVALANCHE (Monday March 6, 2017)
SKI CROSS (Sunday March 5, 2017)
BRITISH SNOWBOARDER WINS OSCAR (Friday March 3, 2017)

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