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Disability Snowsport UK (DSUK) in Arinsal, Andorra – February 2016

15 March 2016

February 21st-28th marked another one of Disability Snowsport UK’s European activity weeks. DSUK are a registered charity whose focus is getting disabled people out on the slopes. With the aid of their sponsors and partners – Crystal Ski Holidays among them – and fundraising initiatives, DSUK organise trips abroad as well as lessons and activity days at […]

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Sponsor a Disability Snowsport UK ski school

7 May 2015

Disability Snowsport UK have announced the launch of their Crowdfunder Campaign on Wednesday 29th April for 4 weeks, aiming to raise £15,000 to run one of their ski schools for a year. The heart of the crowdfunding appeal is their desire to increase opportunities, fitness, mobility, freedom, social interaction, independence and skills of people with disabilities, and […]

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‘666 The number of the piste’ – DSUK Skiathon

22 May 2013

Maybe I am cynical, but these days raising money for charity is hard.Once upon a time (when you were a little school kid) all you had to do was put on a sticky label with a number on it, run around a field and all your friends would sponsor you 10p a lap. But this […]

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Crystal Ski's Ski Fest 2012

3 April 2012

Crystal Ski's Ski Fest 2012

For the 8th year in a row, the Italian resort of Sestriere played host to Crystal’s Ski Fest, from 11-18th March this year. Ski Fest, organised by Crystal Ski, is an annual event for snow-sports enthusiasts to come together for a week of competitive and educational events. Ski-buzz spoke to Ian Burton from Crystal Ski’s […]

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Crystal Ski challenge: 16 team members, 5 ski resorts, 1 epic day and lots of money raised for DSUK

30 March 2012

Crystal Ski challenge: 16 team members, 5 ski resorts, 1 epic day and lots of money raised for DSUK

In an attempt to smash through all previous fundraising achievements for Disability Snowsports UK, Jamie Alford, Terry Wilson and a dozen or so other keen and eager skiers and snowboarders took on the challenge to see just how many vertical feet they could notch up on their Epic Mix pass (the Vail resorts’ lift pass […]

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