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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

It's a multi-language ski guide app that has audio guidance for resorts worldwide.

It also has an in-resort skiing adventure challenge feature...

Score points, collect virtual 'crystals' and interact with mountain creatures on their adventure on the slopes.

It has been unveiled at a press event in London that PlanetSKI attended.

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A snowboarder reviews the app:

"'A smart tool that helps every snowboarder or skier exploring new mountains. It's amazing how accurate routes get calculated based on geographical data and your personal preferences. The voice and graphical supported navigation works like charm."

The features:
  • Calculates journey times from point to point
  • Gives lift line updates
  • Can be used offline
  • Reality challanges
"SKADI audio guide & tracker uses complex algorithms to create a personalized skiing experience, analyzing a combination of geo-data and user behavior records," says Ivan Mikhaylov from the Skadi development team.

"Our unique model for tracking user-movement on the mountain enables us to create bespoke routes with the ability to avoid specific types of terrain, lift queues and busy slopes."

A premium membership with extra benefits and benefits, such as free tickets for FIS World Cup competitions and meet&greets with ski stars, costs €14.99 a year.
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Skadi is hosting a competition where you can win a week's ski pass each week at any resort.

Download the app to enter...

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