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AUGUST NEWS IN BRIEF

Marcel Hirscher injured in training, avalanche escape at Mt Hutt, Pot anyone? Snowmass considers cannabis shops + details of Innsbruck Winter Olympics bid . NEW & UPDATED


NEW SWISS SUSPENSION BRIDGE

It's the longest steel pedestrian suspension bridge in the world with some eye-watering statistics. Could you walk across it?


WILDFIRES RAGE CLOSE TO CANADIAN SKI RESORTS

Ski resorts are threatened & it's impacting on summer tourism. They are the worst wildfires in 20 years as PlanetSKI reports from Canada. UPDATED


VAIL RESORTS GOES GREENER

It commits to a zero net operating footprint by 2030. It follows US ski resorts criticism of President Trump's grasp of environmental issues.


CANADA WILDFIRES SPREAD & SKI RESORTS AFFECTED

Sunshine has been evacuated (again) & other resorts are suffering from the smoke. PlanetSKI reports from Canada. UPDATED


JULY NEWS IN BRIEF...

US golf course to become ski jump, Mammoth Mountain to end season on 6th August, man claimed he could hardly walk but managed to ski, climb & win a triathlon. NEW & UPDATED


THE JUMP IS GROUNDED

The celebrity snowsports show is being 'rested' next winter by Channel 4. Will it ever return?


BIKING BOOMS IN THE ALPS

As another UK ski operator is set to offer summer cycling we look at its growth. And its potential role as boost for mountain tourism.


K2 SKI MISSION ABANDONED

'Sometimes you gotta lose the battle to win the war': K2 remains an undefeated ski mountain as Andrzej Bargiel & his team turn back. UPDATED


VIDEOS OF THE DAY.....

There are some insane mountain & extreme action videos on offer. Check them out here. UPDATED


SAWDUST SAVES OUR SNOW

Well, that's different! Sawdust is being used in a French ski resort to protect the snow over the summer.


FIRE CREWS TAKE OVER SKI RESORT

Sunshine Village in Canada has escaped the wildfire. Firefighters use it as a base to fight rest of the blaze. UPDATED




K2 SKI MISSION ABANDONED

VIDEOS OF THE DAY.....

SAWDUST SAVES OUR SNOW

FIRE CREWS TAKE OVER SKI RESORT

NEW DOPING CONTROL FOR 2018 OLYMPICS

GIANT ICEBERG BREAKS OFF

GRIZZLY TALES

NATIONAL CLEAN SPORT WEEK







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WORLD'S LARGEST SKI DOME OPENS (Tuesday July 4, 2017)
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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)
NEWS IN BRIEF (Monday January 30, 2017)
SKI VIDEOS OF THE DAY... (Saturday January 28, 2017)
SKI PATROLLER DIES IN AVALANCHE EXPLOSION (Saturday January 28, 2017)
SEEKING AURORA (Tuesday January 24, 2017)
10 FOUND ALIVE IN ITALIAN HOTEL AVALANCHE (Sunday January 22, 2017)
HIGH RISK OF AVALANCHES OFF PISTE (Friday January 20, 2017)
US SKI TEAM STRIPS FOR CALENDAR (Wednesday January 18, 2017)
SNOWBOARDER SAVED BY AIRBAG (Monday January 16, 2017)
TWO DEAD IN SEPARATE AVALANCHES IN SWITZERLAND (Thursday January 12, 2017)
SECOND CHAIRLIFT FALL AT US RESORT (Wednesday January 4, 2017)
SPATE OF ACCIDENTS IN THE ALPS (Wednesday January 4, 2017)
FIRE AT HISTORIC HOTEL IN BANFF (Tuesday January 3, 2017)
4 DIE IN SEPARATE SKI ACCIDENTS IN USA (Monday January 2, 2017)
INVESTIGATION INTO ITALIAN GONDOLA ACCIDENT (Sunday January 1, 2017)
FIS INTRODUCES A NEW APP (Sunday January 1, 2017)
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