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OCTOBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Cairngorm ski slope plans on hold, Pyeongchang ticket sales remain poor + Airbnb expands in the mountains. NEW & UPDATED


SCAM CHALET WEBSITES ALERT

Skiers & snowboarders are being warned to be on the lookout for fake ski chalet websites selling non-existent holidays. PlanetSKI investigates.


FIRST FATAL AVALANCHE OF US SEASON

An avalanche near Big Sky in Montana took the life of a skier last weekend. Now her partner, who was with her at the time, has committed suicide. UPDATED


SKI WORLD RECORD

The former GB Olympic ski racer Graham Bell has picked up a world record for skiing, almost 20 years after retiring from the sport. NEW


UK SKI MARKET: IT'S BIG!

A major research project suggests the number of British skiers and snowboarders is far higher than previously thought.


SEPTEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Trump family's $330, 000 ski security bill, Vonn to race against the men? + Korean banks buy up tickets for Pyeongchang. NEW & UPDATED


GLACIER TIDIED UP

The annual hike to clean up the largest glacier in France, Chamonix's Mer de Glace, has taken place.


FASTEST UP A SKI JUMP

Six-time Nordic World Champion Johannes Rydzek has picked up another title - he's the quickest man to sprint UP a ski hill. NEW


WORLD FIRST FOR LES 2 ALPES

The French resort is doing something no other ski area has done before - putting snowmakers above 3,200 metres on moving ice.


SCIENTISTS MONITOR MELTING GLACIER

People are returning to the Swiss village of Saas-Grund after part of a glacier collapsed. They were evacuated shortly before. UPDATED


NEW SKI SLOPE FOR WALES

There are plans to build an indoor ski slope in the Valleys and it is to be Europe's longest at 500m.


LET'S SKI!

More than half of skiers say Brexit has had no impact on their skiing plans. However a major survey says there are problems ahead.




WORLD FIRST FOR LES 2 ALPES

SCIENTISTS MONITOR MELTING GLACIER

NEW SKI SLOPE FOR WALES

LET'S SKI!

BREXIT BRAINSTORM

ARE THE ALPS MELTING?

71 INDOOR SNOW CENTRES

AUGUST NEWS IN BRIEF







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)
SNOW CAMP INSPIRES (Thursday March 2, 2017)
FREEZERUNNING AT ICE CITY (Thursday March 2, 2017)
FREESKIER JETPACKS TO LUNCH DATE (Wednesday March 1, 2017)
HIGH SPEED ON TEA TRAYS (Wednesday March 1, 2017)
MAN CHARGED OVER HIT-AND-RUN IN LA CLUSAZ (Tuesday February 28, 2017)
NEWS IN BRIEF... (Tuesday February 28, 2017)
IS SKIING IN THE ALPS DOOMED? (Friday February 24, 2017)
JUST A LOT OF JUMPING (Monday February 20, 2017)
TRIBUTES AFTER 4 DIE IN TIGNES AVALANCHE (Sunday February 19, 2017)
JUMP CONTESTANT LOSES FUNDING (Wednesday February 15, 2017)
DRAMATIC CHAIRLIFT RESCUE (Wednesday February 15, 2017)
SIR BRADLEY WIGGINS LEAVES THE JUMP (Wednesday February 15, 2017)
SKI RESORT FIGHTS ON TO STAY INDEPENDENT (Sunday February 12, 2017)
GIGASELFIES AT RUINETTES (Friday February 10, 2017)
YOU MIGHT AS WELL JUMP! (Wednesday February 8, 2017)

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