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  • CAN I CANCEL MY SKI LESSONS?

    You have been gearing up for your annual ski holiday for months. Your accommodation and your travel to resort is booked, and you’ve even booked your ski lessons, lift passes and equipment. You’re all set. But what if something goes wrong in between organising your trip and actually getting to resort? Any of the following [...] Continue Reading
  • HOW SHOULD I PREPARE FOR MY SKI HOLIDAY?

    You have booked your ski holiday and are already picturing yourself swooping down the slopes of your chosen resort, stopping off for a mulled wine and cosying up by the log fire in your chalet. It’s an idyllic daydream, but is that the reality? You will definitely have the opportunity to do all those things [...] Continue Reading
  • DO I NEED SKI LESSONS?

    You are in the process of booking a ski holiday and are trying to work out the budget for your trip. Accommodation, travel, ski hire and lift passes are all elements you automatically factor in, but you haven’t completely decided on whether to take ski lessons. Do you really need them? It can’t be that [...] Continue Reading
  • TIPS FOR RENTING SKI EQUIPMENT

    You’re heading off on a ski holiday and need to hire your equipment but if you have never rented ski equipment before how do you know what equipment to book? The terminology isn’t familiar. You probably have questions like “what type of ski should I order?” “what length of skis do I need”, “what size [...] Continue Reading
  • INTRODUCING THE SKI CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN

    Why join the Ski Club of Great Britain? The Ski Club of Great Britain is one of the oldest and most well renowned ski clubs in the winter sports industry. It was formed in 1903 with the aim to promote professional alpine ski racing. Now the club has evolved into an all-round winter sports club [...] Continue Reading
  • Ski Lessons in France HOW MUCH DO SKI LESSONS COST IN FRANCE?

    You might be booking your first ski holiday or the first ski holiday since you’ve had children. Maybe you’re bringing a friend or family member along who hasn’t skied before and you’re wondering how much ski lessons cost these days. You don’t want to get ripped off but you don’t know what a fair price [...] Continue Reading
  • GUIDE TO ADAPTIVE SKIING IN LA PLAGNE

    La Plagne is known for being one of the best ski resorts adapted to the needs of disabled skiers. The lift company has taken it upon itself to improve access to the ski lifts for people with reduced mobility and have increased their capacity to be able to accommodate several disabled skiers at any one […]

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  • ski instructor wearing warm ski neckwarmers WRAP UP WARM, IT’S CHILLY OUT THERE

    The best strategies for keeping warm on the ski slopes. Polar vortex and Siberian winds. Skiers and snowboarders in the French Alps take heed! These weather warnings are an indication of very cold temperatures on the slopes. Here are our top tips for keeping warm whilst skiing and snowboarding. It’s all in the preparation The [...] Continue Reading
  • bear lovers and snow angels CAN MY PARTNER TEACH ME TO SKI?

    Keep the love in your relationship - why your loved one isn't the right person (to teach you how to ski) You can picture the scene. Your partner is a ski enthusiast and wants you to be as excited about skiing as they are so they can book you into their annual pilgrimage to the [...] Continue Reading
  • fun children game val d'isère A Parent and Child’s Guide to Skiing in Val d’Isère

    Heading away for a ski holiday with the kids? Val d’Isère has got to be your winter destination of choice. Why? Well, aside from the fact it offers some of the best on and off-piste activities around, the resort caters for children extremely well. There’s certainly lots to see and do in this French Alps […]

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