Verbier Freeride Week- FWQ 2* with Angelica Sykes

angelica sykes skiing in verbier

Words by Angelica Sykes – Competitive Freeride Athlete. So the ‘Verbier Freeride Week’ has come to an end and it’s been a mixed bag of freeride emotions. If you’re a snowsports enthusiast, you’ve no doubt heard about the very strange conditions we have been experiencing here in the Alps. Due to this, competitions are being proposed then rescheduled left, right […]

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Ryan’s Blog: This is Backcountry

Ski Club Leader Ryan Davison Crisp has skipped Europe to spend an entire season in Whistler. In this latest instalment of his blog he ventures off the beaten track to discover more about the area’s famed backcountry. March 2014, one heck of a snowy month out here in British Columbia. The resort skiing in Whistler Blackcomb has been truly amazing […]

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Ryan’s Blog: Relishing the return of winter

Ryan Davison Crisp

Ski Club Leader Ryan Davison Crisp has skipped Europe to spend an entire season in Whistler. It’s been a long time coming, but Canada’s Coast Mountains have finally dished up some of their fabled deep snow. I feel it thoroughly appropriate to apologise for my absence over the past few weeks. You see, the thing is, Ullr clearly paid attention […]

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The return of Frau Holle

Off-piste terrain near the Kapauns chair

It’s been a long time coming, but the ski areas north of Innsbruck have had a wintry blast and heavy snow, as Content Editor Chris Taine found out over the weekend.  Frau Holle has been making her bed. Big time. She may have been made several beds, perhaps attempting to make up for her rather lacklustre bed-making so far this […]

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