Jan
12
2019

New Ski Travel Agency Launched offering holidays to France, Canada and Andorra

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A new specialist ski travel agency has been launched offering holidays through some of the major tour operators to France, Canada and Andorra. Destination Ski has been launched by the team behind the well-established Andorra Resorts brand.  Established in 2008, they currently assist over 7,000 customers to book their ski.

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Jan
12
2019

SASTEX – Summer Alpine Sports Trade Exchange

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What is SASTEX? New Year, new event. SASTEX is a brand new business to business event for all organisations and professions working in the summer mountain sports industry, brought to you by the the team behind LISTEX. Connecting mountain travel tour operators, mountain resorts, mountain activity suppliers, mountain clothing and.

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Jan
10
2019

Skier Numbers Up in Switzerland

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Swiss ski resorts are reporting numbers up overall for the peak Christmas/New Year period. Despite reporting the third warmest Autumn in Switzerland ever, snow in December built up bases on higher slopes to provide good cover ahead of the main season start.  Subsequently weather conditions have stated relatively benign with,.

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Jan
08
2019

15 years of ISPO Beijing: a success story in the growth market of China

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ISPO Beijing will celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2019. It has been an important event for the Asian sports market since 2005. Ever since it was launched, the trade fair has reflected the continuous changes in the market, highlighted trends and established itself as the industry’s leading platform. ISPO’s success.

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Jan
07
2019

Aquarium Says Opportunity Knocks for Winter Sports Insurance Market

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The latest YouGov poll commissioned by Insurtech specialist Aquarium Software reveals the alarming stat that almost a fifth of people (17%) who plan to go on a winter sports holiday in the next year, plan to take out no winter sports travel insurance cover whatsoever. Should this be a major.

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Jan
06
2019

CORTINA D’AMPEZZO: A NEW DAINESE RETAIL OUTLET

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Dainese opens its new store in Cortina for the opening of the ski season and in the run up to Christmas. The store will offer the best of Dainese's range all year round.  Dainese is expanding its retail offering with the inauguration of a new store set in the Pearl.

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Jan
05
2019

LAAX: Sunrise goes live with the world’s first standardized 5G network at a ski resort

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LAAX is a pioneer in the tourism and leisure industry as well as a trend-setter in digitalisation. A world first: Sunrise is going live with its second 5G network – the world's first standardized 5G network at a ski resort – at LAAX on Crap Sogn Gion mountain (2252 m.

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Jan
03
2019

FLŌA announce partnership with leading freeskier Richard Permin

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FLŌA, the new technical apparel brand that recently launched its Backcountry Baselayer, announces today its partnership with leading professional skier Richard (aka Richie) Permin, following a successful, fully funded, Kickstarter campaign. Permin, a long-time friend of FLŌA founder Fergie Miller and an award winning professional freeskier and star of several.

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Dec
30
2018

Two New Romanian Ski Areas Opening

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Two new ski areas are opening in Romania this month – one after 10 years ‘under construction’, the other taking the opposite approach of beginning by opening limited terrain as construction gets underway. The main opening is a new centre at Rarău Massif in North-eastern Romania which boasts a new.

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Dec
29
2018

Marc Girardelli Revealed as Bansko’s Owner

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In an unexpected development, the answer to the long standing question of who owns the controversial Bansko ski area in Bulgaria has come to light – the former World Cup ski racer Marc Girardelli from Luxembourg has claimed he owns the resort. The ownership of Bansko has long been a.

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