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NOVEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Boom is skiing in China continues, disgraced Austian XC skier charged with fraud + Alterra to buy Sugarbush in Vermont. ROLLING...


SKI CLUB GB MAKES BIG LOSS

The UK's oldest ski club has made a loss of more than £840,000. Its holidays, leading service and instructor-led guiding all under-performed.


NOVEMBER SKIING SECRETS

Goose games in Sursee, behind the scenes with Candide Thovex, Bode Miller delivers twins, meet Corty + duck landings on ice. ROLLING...


BRITISH SKI WORKERS URGED TO VOTE

Seasonaires heading to the mountains this winter are being asked to act now so they can vote in the UK's General Election.


TRIBUTES CONTINUE FOR AVALANCHE VICTIMS

The two Dutch men died in Soelden in Austria on Saturday. Both were experienced instructors. A third man survived.


BACKCOUNTRY BACKS DOWN IN TRADEMARK ROW

The online retailer Backcountry.com has apologised for suing companies using the word backcountry in their name. 'We made a mistake' it says.


SWISS GLACIERS MELT BY 10% IN LAST 5 YEARS

That's the claim from the Swiss government at a recent United Nations conference. It is a similar picture across the Alps.


MOUNTAINS CRUMBLE & GLACIERS MELT IN SUMMER HEAT

Rising temperatures are melting the ice that holds the mountains together, with melting glaciers causing flooding.


OCTOBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Beijing to host World Cup ski races, green alpine race in Dolomites + staff shortages at US ski resorts. ROLLING...


JULY NEWS IN BRIEF

SnowKidz aftermovie, inquest held into GB deaths in Chamonix, $3.3m payout after chairlift fall + Austrian skiers get doping ban. ROLLING...


FOUR PEOPLE HAVE NARROW ESCAPE IN SWISS AVALANCHE

A group of five was hit by the avalanche in Saas-Fee and a full scale rescue operation swung into action.


GET FIT TO SKI WITH DAVE RYDING

GB's leading alpine racer has joined forces with Snowsport England to produce a series of videos to get skiers in shape for the slopes.




OCTOBER NEWS IN BRIEF

JULY NEWS IN BRIEF

FOUR PEOPLE HAVE NARROW ESCAPE IN SWISS AVALANCHE

GET FIT TO SKI WITH DAVE RYDING

SKIING UNDERWAY IN THE ALPS

INVESTIGATION CONTINUES AFTER GONDOLA CRASHES TO THE GROUND

SKI CHALET SCAMS ARE BACK

MUM OF ELLIE SOUTTER SPEAKS OUT TO HELP OTHERS







MASSACRE IN KITZBUHEL AS FIVE SHOT DEAD (Tuesday October 8, 2019)
EVEREST SKI CHALLENGE ABANDONED (Friday October 4, 2019)
SNOW-CAMP LAUNCHES NEW EVENT (Thursday October 3, 2019)
GLACIER WATCH CARRIES ON (Tuesday October 1, 2019)
SEPTEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF (Sunday September 29, 2019)
RIP: SWISS GLACIER IS DEAD (Wednesday September 25, 2019)
TAHOE SKI AREA FACES LAWSUIT (Tuesday September 24, 2019)
EVEREST SKI ATTEMPT STARTS (Tuesday September 24, 2019)
SNOWSPORTS BRAND JOINS CLIMATE STRIKE (Monday September 23, 2019)
RESPECTS PAID TO SPANISH SKIER (Sunday September 8, 2019)
ROYAL MARINE VETERAN LEAVES ROWING MACHINE ON MONT BLANC (Thursday September 5, 2019)
$750,000 IN DAMAGES AFTER SKIER COLLISION (Wednesday September 4, 2019)
HELI-SKIING IN CANADA: SAFETY RISES (Sunday September 1, 2019)
AUGUST NEWS IN BRIEF (Friday August 30, 2019)
DRUG RAIDS IN AUSTRALIAN SKI RESORTS (Monday August 26, 2019)
5 DEAD, 150 INJURED IN MOUNTAIN STORM (Monday August 26, 2019)
LUCKY TO BE ALIVE (Friday August 23, 2019)
GONDOLA REPAIRS TO COST MILLIONS (Monday August 19, 2019)
BRITISH SKI INSTRUCTOR JAILED FOR 10 YEARS (Monday August 19, 2019)
MATTERHORN - SHOULD IT BE CLOSED TO CLIMBERS? (Thursday August 15, 2019)
NEW ATTEMPT TO SKI DOWN EVEREST (Thursday August 15, 2019)
CAIRNGORM FUNICULAR TO BE REPAIRED (Tuesday August 13, 2019)
OLYMPIC MEDAL SOLD TO PAY MEDICAL BILL (Monday August 5, 2019)
Melting permafrost could be disastrous (Thursday August 1, 2019)
AUSTRALIA: SKI RESORTS BATTLE DRUGS THREAT (Saturday July 27, 2019)
AVALANCHE: RESORT NOT TO BLAME FOR FATAL SLIDE (Sunday July 21, 2019)
ANTARCTICA: SAVING IT WITH ARTIFICIAL SNOW (Sunday July 21, 2019)
REACTION AS SKI CLUB GB ENDS ITS LEADING SERVICE (Sunday July 21, 2019)
PROTECT OUR WINTERS TARGETS EUROPE (Wednesday July 17, 2019)
ZERO TO HERO (Tuesday July 9, 2019)
THE BIGGEST EVER SKI SURVEY (Thursday July 4, 2019)
SKI RAGE DOCTOR SENTENCED TO JAIL (Wednesday July 3, 2019)
SUMMER SKIING KICKS OFF (Friday June 28, 2019)
REACTION AS ITALY GETS 2026 OLYMPICS (Thursday June 27, 2019)
DECISION DAY FOR 2026 WINTER OLYMPICS (Monday June 24, 2019)
ANGER AS CLIMBERS LAND PLANE ON MONT BLANC (Saturday June 22, 2019)
RUSSIAN SNOWBOARD CHAMPION SHOT DEAD (Monday June 17, 2019)
SNOWBOARDER STRIKES FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY (Saturday June 15, 2019)
BLIND SKI CHAMPION & GUIDE DOG BARRED FROM SUPERMARKET (Tuesday June 11, 2019)
INVESTIGATION AFTER FATAL SWISS GONDOLA ACCIDENT (Sunday June 9, 2019)
MATTERHORN ACCIDENT - BRITON DIES IN FALL (Friday June 7, 2019)
BODIES SEEN IN SEARCH FOR MISSING CLIMBERS (Tuesday June 4, 2019)
EVEREST JAMS BLAMED FOR DEATHS (Friday May 31, 2019)
POW UK SET TO GROW (Thursday May 30, 2019)
BOY HIT WITH SKI POLE SUFFERS BRAIN INJURY (Sunday May 26, 2019)
INVESTIGATION AFTER CHAMONIX AVALANCHE DEATH (Friday May 24, 2019)
SNOW MORE STIGMA (Friday May 17, 2019)
SCHUMACHER'S STORY (Friday May 17, 2019)
EURO SKI PASS GOES ON SALE (Wednesday May 15, 2019)
INJURED SKI LEGEND BECOMES A FATHER (Saturday May 11, 2019)
MILLIONS LOST TO HOLIDAY FRAUD (Friday May 10, 2019)
SNOWPASS CARD (Tuesday May 7, 2019)
CONVICTION UPHELD ON DOCTOR OVER CHILD SKI ASSAULT (Tuesday May 7, 2019)
MARATHON MAN GETS SKI BOOT WORLD RECORD (Saturday May 4, 2019)
4 DEAD IN SWISS AVALANCHE (Wednesday May 1, 2019)
SKI TOURER DIES HELPING FELLOW SKIER (Tuesday April 30, 2019)
UNEXPLODED AVALANCHE BOMBS IN COLORADO! (Thursday April 25, 2019)
HELISKIERS DIE IN COULOIR FALL (Friday April 12, 2019)
GB SNOWBOARDER DIES IN CLIFF FALL (Wednesday April 10, 2019)
DOCTOR GUILTY OF CHILD SKI ASSAULT (Monday April 8, 2019)
POW UK TURNS TWO (Sunday April 7, 2019)
FRESH AVALANCHE WARNINGS (Wednesday March 27, 2019)
GB SNOWBOARDER DIES IN ANDORRA (Tuesday March 26, 2019)
COLLISION SKIER REFUSED APPEAL (Wednesday March 20, 2019)
PISTE COLLISION DEATH SPARKS DEBATE (Tuesday March 19, 2019)
POWDER LESSON ON ONE SKI (Sunday March 17, 2019)
TRIBUTE TO AVALANCHE VICTIMS (Friday March 15, 2019)
SURVIVOR TELLS OF FATAL AVALANCHE (Friday March 15, 2019)
SEASONAIRES AFTER BREXIT (Tuesday March 12, 2019)
OUTRAGE AT ALPS LITTER LOUTS (Friday March 8, 2019)
ALPS COACH CRASH SURVIVOR FRONTS BEAUTY CAMPAIGN (Wednesday March 6, 2019)
DO WE NEED PISTE POLICE? (Wednesday March 6, 2019)
AVALANCHE HITS I-70 IN COLORADO (Monday March 4, 2019)
TEENS IN DRAMATIC LIFT RESCUE (Sunday March 3, 2019)
HOW SAFE ARE THE PISTES? (Friday March 1, 2019)
IN PRAISE OF PISTEURS (Tuesday February 26, 2019)
TRIBUTES TO PISTEUR KILLED IN AVALANCHE (Friday February 22, 2019)
MOUNTAINS UNDER THE EARTH'S CRUST (Tuesday February 19, 2019)
UPHILL SKIING RECORD (Saturday February 16, 2019)
CHOPPER LIFT RESCUE IN CERVINIA (Wednesday February 13, 2019)
AVALANCHE VICTIMS IDENTIFIED (Thursday February 7, 2019)

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