In this post we introduce Alex Potton, the latest contributor to the Ski Club's blog, who tells all about the Chamonix Valley and why it makes the perfect summer holiday destination:
Norway is world-renowned for its spectacular scenery and is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts – but just how much can you fit into one day in this incredible country? As the Ski Club’s Digital Editor Chris Madoc-Jones found out on June 28th, you can manage quite a lot…
In her final blog post of the season, pro freeride snowboarder Angelica Sykes tells all about her season. And although it didn’t go as planned, she’s stacked full of positivity for the 2016/17 winter!
Beth looks back on her snow-filled winter and recounts an intense week spent on the Hintertux Glacier, retaking her BASI 2 exams at the end of the season - how did it go?
Kyle Wise is a British snowboarder from Norfolk who competes in the Winter Olympic discipline of snowboard cross, or boardercross as many call it. Kyle represented Great Britain at the 2013 World University Games and in this exclusive blog for Ski Club of Great Britain, Kyle reveals all about the good and the bad of life as a boardercross rider. […]
To get to our next destination, Mt. Asahidake, we had a longer journey ahead of us than we had previously done. So, to break it up we booked a two night stay in the city of Asahikawa. To get here it was a three hour coach from Sapporo, which left us an hour and a quarter bus to get to […]
Winter time again! Undoubtedly my favourite time of year and with two weeks under my skis already I am feeling ready to settle in for the season in Italy. Writing this I am on the train in a beautiful, snow covered valley, clunking down and away from Zermatt. I have mixed feelings on my departure. I’ve just spent two weeks […]
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 […]
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 […]
Ski Club Leader Ryan Davison Crisp has skipped Europe to spend an entire season in Whistler. Here’s the next installment in his new series of blogs for the Ski Club. It’s safe to say that I am now firmly settled into my Whistler experience. It feels like home already. It’s a strange feeling walking around town and bumping into people you […]