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Guest post: Sharp Intake – routes into snowsports coaching

17 August 2011

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Guest post: Sharp Intake – routes into snowsports coaching

As temperatures soar and parts of England recently suffered from drought, thoughts naturally turn to… snow? Well Richard Jones’ thoughts do, as he spent time with a coach already planning for the Alpine winter, and the opportunities it presents to coaches despite tricky financial times. It must be up there as far as dream jobs […]

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Crystal Ski Fest Race Results

28 March 2011

Crystal Ski Fest Race Results

The race results are in! From 13-20th March 2011, two hundred participants took part in the Crystal Ski Fest in Sestriere, Italy. With expert coaching from the British Ski Academy, BASI and Disability Snowsport UK, there was plenty of serious (and some not so serious!) competition throughout the week’s race agenda. Participants and our skiing […]

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Meet the Crystal Ski Fest BASI trainers

22 March 2011

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Meet the Crystal Ski Fest BASI trainers

This year’s Crystal Ski Fest 2011 in Sestriere was a great success, with the team all buzzing when they came back in the office yesterday!  Find out about all the goings-on here. On the piste, skills were polished in the race training sessions, as well as general ski technique – under the watchful eyes of […]

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Sir Matthew Pinsent to join Sir Steve Redgrave at Crystal's SkiFest 2011

11 February 2011

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Sir Matthew Pinsent to join Sir Steve Redgrave at Crystal's SkiFest 2011

One of the biggest events in the Crystal Ski calendar is fast approaching. Crystal SkiFest is a unique event – held by skiers, for skiers. A place where we can all go to indulge in our love of ski and then boast about our speed and prowess over a couple of beers. The 7th annual […]

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Crystal Ski Fest 2010 Results

15 April 2010

The Crystal Ski Fest returned on March 14th 2010 for its sixth successive (and successful) year. This year it was Sestriere’s turn to host a week of skiing competitions and training programmes. Forget the training for now, you’re here to find out who won and who lost. So, here are those all important results from […]

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