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DOGS IN SKI GOGGLES

Loveland's powder-hound sports a pair of ski goggles. He is not the only dog to wear them! PlanetSKI investigates. NEW


ALL ABOUT THE APP

Secret to the slopes: Ski guide app Skadi helps to navigate the mountain, work out 'journey time', check lift line length and it's for free! NEW


ARC'TERYX RECALLS SKI BOOT

A defect has been discovered in some Procline boots, which may lead to injury. Around 4,400 pairs of boots are being recalled.


CLAPPED OUT

Too worn out, too painful. I could be talking about my ageing body but, no, it's my ski boots and they've got to go.


ALL ABOUT E-BIKES

The craze has taken off in the mountains allowing cyclists of limited fitness the chance to enjoy the hills. So what exactly is e-biking?


TESTING TIMES

Next season will see a new range of skis on the market and PlanetSKI will be posting a comprehensive review of them in the Autumn in conjunction with our great friends over at Ellis Brigham.


PLANETSKI GOES SKI TESTING

We're in Ischgl with the team from Ellis Brigham testing skis for next season. It's a hard job but someone has to do it. UPDATED


OPTING FOR SKI HIRE

Leaving her all time favourites at home, Sarah Vizard enjoys travelling light and uses ski hire for the first time in years.


HERO MASTER - THE FIRST SMART SKI

Ski manufacturer Rossignol and electronics company PIQ introduce the first smart-ski displaying real-time analytics. NEW


SKI BOOT AGONY

What do you do when you simply can't find a pair of boots that fit? Ski boots - the ultimate pain. PlanetSKI reporter Katie Bamber sought help from Profeet in West London.


BUY YOUR KIT IN BRITAIN & SAVE £s

For the first time in years ski and snowboard gear is cheaper in the UK than in Europe, with savings of up to 25 per cent. No wonder we're being urged to buy before we go.


GUIDED BY MOBILE ANGELS

A Lithuanian software company has launched a new app, SKADI, that creates a personalised itinerary of a ski resort tailored to different levels of skier and snowboarder. NEW




HERO MASTER - THE FIRST SMART SKI

SKI BOOT AGONY

BUY YOUR KIT IN BRITAIN & SAVE £s

GUIDED BY MOBILE ANGELS

SKI HELMETS: THE ANSWERS YOU NEED

NEW SEASON, NEW SKIS

RENT OR BUY?

ALDI IN THE ALPS







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Waxing time (Tuesday May 12, 2015)
Skiers with diabetes warned (Saturday April 18, 2015)
Avalanche transceiver recalled (Saturday April 4, 2015)
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Google glass app for skiers (Monday October 13, 2014)
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