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  • ROUND-UP SEASON 16-17

    Goodbyes are never easy… To celebrate the end of a fantastic season, we’ve rounded up the best bits of winter 16/17.  Check out our winter stats: Let’s not go apart this summer, keep updated with our instructors summer adventures throughout the world. If you have ever wondered what ski instructors do in the summer, whether they […]

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  • How to be a skier – a short funny film for all wannabes!

    Ever wanted to know how you can be a pro-skier? Well here is a short (tongue in cheek) film all about how to be exactly that…

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  • Get yourself SkiFit this winter!

    Here’s a useful app to get you in shape for your winter ski or snowboard holiday… SkiFit is a brand new video-based app aimed at skiers and snowboarders who are serious about getting fit for their winter holiday. The app has been developed by a trained physiotherapist and clinical expert Neil Maclean-­Martin, who is based […]

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  • La Plagne Resort News: April 1st

    By Anita Gait What’s going on in La Plagne? It’s news and weather time! We are officially into the last month of the season, April is upon us and the end of the season 13/14 is drawing near. Everything in resort is winding down nicely and we’ve all started packing up and thinking about heading […]

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  • The La Plagne Olympic Bobsleigh

    By Anita Gaits We’re faster than the Jamaicans! If bombing it down black runs, fighting moguls or going off-piste isn’t giving you enough of an adrenaline rush; then get yourself down to the La Plagne Olympic Bobsleigh for a truly exhilarating and unique experience. Built in 1990 for the 1992 Winter Olympics hosted by Albertville, […]

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  • The Oxygène Taxi Ski…

    By Anita Gait Sit down and strap up! Fancy an armchair ski experience complete with a personal chauffer? Oxygène offer this awesome experience for anyone over the age of 6 to try out. If you can’t ski at all, have an injury, want to keep up with your family and friends but don’t have the […]

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  • It’s all about the Moonlight Ski!

    By Anita Gait Skiing under the stars is an absolutely breathtaking way to see the mountain in quite literally a different light… I was lucky enough to be able to go along to Oxygène’s Moonlight Ski last Wednesday and thoroughly enjoyed every second of it. I had done it once before in a previous season […]

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  • Snowshoeing in La Plagne

    By Anita Gait A tranquil change of pace in the middle of ski resort madness I had a go not long ago with someone who for health reasons couldn’t ski but who really wanted to get out and away from the resort towns and crowds at the top of the pedestrian bubbles. She wanted to […]

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  • A Superluge Derby review!

    Anita Gait gives her view on our Superluge Derby… So you think you can sledge do you? Think it’s easy? Child’s play? Think again! Come check out Oxygène’s Superluge Derby, an extreme 6km race in the dark on state of the art sledges complete with sturdy brakes that you’re really going to want to use! […]

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  • A transceiver training session

    Are you going off-piste? Safety is the key to enjoying your off-piste skiing. This not only means having a professional guide and wearing the correct safety equipment, but also knowing how to use it. We offer a one hour transceiver training session which allows you to either learn how to use your transceiver, probe and […]

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