May
21
2019

The Kalmar From Sprayway Bringing A New Dimension To Soft Shell

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Lightweight, packable weather resistant protection for the British summer. New for Spring Summer 2019, the Sprayway Kalmar Hooded Jacket offers superb weather resistance for unpredictable summer days out. The Kalmar has a technical look and feel, made from Stretch TecWEAVE™ with a TecSHELL™ fabric overlay for added durability. The 4-way.

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May
20
2019

Skiworld Introduce Italy to their Programme

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Feedback from Skiworld customers, who travelled in previous seasons, has highlighted that Italy is the most sought-after ski holiday destination not currently offered by the company. Taking this into consideration, Skiworld has decided to add a hand-picked selection of self-catered apartments and hotels to their portfolio, located in six Italian.

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May
08
2019

Lift Ticket Sales Pass 1 Million Mark In Chinese Olympic Ski Region

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One of China’s leading ski regions has reported that lift ticket sales exceeded a million for the first time last season The Chongli district of Zhangjiakou city in north China's Hebei Province has one of the most advanced ski area infrastructures in the country and will host many of the.

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May
07
2019

Three Resorts in Running To Host 2025 Alpine Skiing World Championships

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The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced that applications have been received from Crans Montana in Switzerland, Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Germany and Austria’s Saalbach Hinterglemm to host the 2025 Alpine Skiing World Championships. Generally regarded as the biggest event in Alpine ski racing outside of the winter Olympics, the bi- annual.

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May
03
2019

Business up Again at Vail

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Vail Resorts have reported a sizable jump in business despite a slow start of the season as US resorts as a whole report 18-19 was the 4tyh most successful season on record in terms of skier visit numbers. Vail Resorts say total skier visit numbers were up 6.8% compared to.

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May
02
2019

Scotland Posts One of Four Worst Seasons Ever

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Scottish ski areas have reported one of their worst seasons ever with a mixture of warm weather and technical breakdowns limiting skier numbers to around 55,000 for the five highland areas. Around half of that number skied or snowboarded at The Lecht, which has a ‘good’ season whilst others struggled..

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May
01
2019

AEXOS™ Partners with Kai Jones, 12-Year-Old Freeski Sensation, to Represent HALO™

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AEXOS™ (Advanced Exoskeletal Systems), a design and technology company advancing anatomical support in a wide range of applications, announces its first partnership with a professional skiing partnership with 12-year-old Kai Jones. Jones will represent HALO™ in competitive youth skiing events throughout the 2019/2020 season.  Jones signed a deal with AEXOS.

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Apr
25
2019

Tatonka And Recco Announce Partnership To Expand Searchability In The Outdoors

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The new partnership with the renowned German outdoor equipment brand will expand the RECCO network and integrate RECCO technology into Tatonka backpacks, jackets, and pants. The first products featuring RECCO reflectors are three backpack models designed for a variety of uses in winter and summer environments. - SKILL 30 RECCO.

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Apr
24
2019

11th International Report on Mountain & Snow Tourism Published

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The 11th edition of the worldwide ski industry’s most respected report on the state of the ski business around the planet has been published. The 11th International Report on Mountain & Snow Tourism, which is compiled  each year by the Geneva-based consultant and ski business expert Laurent Vanat, gives an.

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Apr
23
2019

Green Electricity from Snowfall

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Researchers at UCLA have engineered a device that can generate electricity from falling snow. Christened a “snow-based triboelectric nanogenerator” or snow TENG for short, it works by taking advantage of the fact that snow is positively charged and the silicone the device uses is negatively charged. When the falling snow.

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