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Ski resorts in Scotland & France prepare for the Big Spring Clean

28 May 2012

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Ski resorts in Scotland & France prepare for the Big Spring Clean

Ok, so we’ve all accidentally dropped a ski pole, a glove, (or in my case both of these, plus a ski) from a lift during our time on the slopes. But some skiers and boarders also carelessly discard countless items of rubbish on the slopes, leaving one big clean-up operation on the cards come the […]

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Are you afraid of the park?

17 May 2011

Are you afraid of the park?

  Calling all beginner freestylers… Have you ever wanted to join the coolest kids on the mountain in the park but didn’t know where to start? Well now’s your chance, as a team of sponsored freeriders are on tour across the UK for SNO!zone’s first ever beginners freestyle event.  ‘Who’s Afraid of the Park’ is […]

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Ski touring on Cairngorm Mountain

5 May 2010

Ski touring on Cairngorm Mountain

On Monday 3rd May, Cairngorm Mountain in the Scottish highlands is offering free Ski Touring ‘Have a go’ sessions for snow sports ticket holders. The sessions are being run in conjunction with Mountain Spirit and G2 and will start from 10.30 in the morning and 13.00 in the afternoon.  Just turn up at the skiers’ […]

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Cairngorm enters last full week of season

30 April 2010

Cairngorm enters last full week of season

Scotland’s Cairngorm Mountain is entering its last full week of operations this season, which is widely regarded as having been the best for a generation. The season won’t end with the May bank holiday however, as the ski centre above Aviemore will continue to operate at weekends through May as conditions permit.

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Dawn of the Shred at Cairngorm

19 April 2010

Dawn of the Shred at Cairngorm

Last weekend the Vans team hit the Scottish mountains for the fourth year to host the legendary ‘Dawn of the Shred’ competition. “Due to the sheer amount of snow that fell in the Highlands this year, the competition was always going to go down a storm, but as we hit the well known Skiing Doo […]

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