• Instructor Profile: Euan

    Recognise this? Euan has been our La Plagne poster-boy for the 2010-2011 season, and it’s his picture that’s splashed across our brochures, posters and press ads this winter. Read on to find out more about the man behind the smile and the powder spray … Name: EuanNationality:  ScottishResort: La PlagneNickname: BuckTeaches: ski, snowboard, telemark, taxi-ski […]

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  • Half term in La Plagne: snowed under!

    La Plagne’s jam-packed this week: half term week in the UK has coincided with winter holidays in Paris and hoardes of French and English holiday makers are hitting the slopes just in time to make the most of the fresh February snow. After what’s felt like weeks of waiting, we’ve finally been snowed under with […]

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  • Instructor profile: Julien F

    Our series of instructor profiles continues with Julien, another long-standing instructor in La Plagne. Name: JulienNationality: FrenchResort: La PlagneTeaches: Skiing, snowboarding, telemarking, seated skiing, ski touring. And ski-bar!Favourite piste in La Plagne: Mont de la Guerre (red run, from the top of Verdons) Favourite place to ski on days off: the Glacier at BellecoteDream ski […]

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  • GET OFF PISTE WITH OXYGENE

    When the conditions are right, we run a range of off piste itineraries from La Plagne and Val d’Isère, including such classic routes as the Tarantaise Tour (starting in Val d’Isère), the Paradiski Tour taking in the Cul de Nant glacier, and the stunning North Face of the Bellecote Glacier – over 2000m of vertical descent, […]

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  • Instructor Profile: Guillaume

    We’ve got a team of over 70 Oxygène instructors in La Plagne, Val d’Isère and the Three Valleys – and we thought it’s about time we introduced some of them! So, a big thank you to Guillaume, for volunteering to be the first in our series of Instructor Profiles – and for providing some pretty fantastic […]

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  • Getting down to business in La Plagne

    Well, hello Monday. The new week’s underway already – and it’s been a non-stop weekend in La Plagne! From Thursday through to Sunday, we hosted three separate corporate away-weekends, with delegates travelling from all over France for an intensive couple of days of meetings, seminars, team challenges … and plenty of fun on the snow. It’s […]

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  • Moonlight Ski photos now online

    Check out our photos from last week’s Moonlight Ski outing in La Plagne. From the guests’ arrival at the Chalet de la Grande Rochette to their starlit ski down to Plagne Centre, the pictures – courtesy of resident  photographer Stewart; thank you Stewart! – tell the story of a truly magical evening. Wish you were there?! Sparkling wine […]

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  • Oxygène at Le Grand Ski

    Le Grand Ski, Annecy, 18-19 January. It’s the biggest event on the calendar for the ski industry in France, and the Oxygène team is just back from two jam-packed, coffee-fuelled days (and nights!) of networking, chatting, catching up with old contacts and meeting new ones, and taking stock of the latest trends and developments on the snow.  Billed […]

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  • Superbob Derby: 6km of après ski adrenaline, coming soon!

    Take six kilometres of empty pistes, 450 metres of vertical descent and 24 wooden sledges, and what do you get? An hour and a half of unforgettable après ski, Oxygène-style! It’s what La Plagne’s been waiting for, and it’s due to launch any day now: Superbob Derby, exclusive to Oxygène. We’ve got special permission to […]

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  • Beer Pong Champions of La Plagne

    Three weeks in, and Oxygène’s ‘Breathe’ party nights at Scotty’s are already a firm fixture for the seasonnaires and holiday makers of La Plagne. And no, we’re not rigging it; we’re not lining up sneaky practice-sessions – the Oxygène team remain the reigning champions of our weekly Beer Pong tournaments! The object of the game – for those […]

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