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When does The Jump 2017 start and who is on it?

When does The Jump 2017 start and who is on it?

If you love skiing it’s hard not to have a marmite relationship with Channel 4’s ‘reality in the snow’ programme ‘The Jump’. It doesn’t help our industry when Davina McCall says dumb things such as ‘your chances of getting injured (while skiing) are extremely high’.   Non-skiers think skiing is dangerous However, if The Jump...
Attack of the Drones: New Technologies in Snowsports

Attack of the Drones: New Technologies in Snowsports

Last week, Iain from Skipedia presented at LISTEX 2016 covering new technologies such as drones, Facebook Live, 360 degree photo and videos and virtual reality. The event was recorded live via Facebook Live, so you can watch Iain’s presentation here:   You can also view Iain’s presentation on Slideshare:  
France Montagnes Winter Launch 2016/17

France Montagnes Winter Launch 2016/17

Last week journalists and bloggers from the ski industry gathered to meet with representatives from French resorts and find out all the latest on the coming season. The event took place at the brand new Courthouse Shoreditch Hotel, with twenty different French resort present. Over sixty journalists were able to find out the latest news from...
Trail Running article by Skipedia in ‘Men's Running’ Magazine

Trail Running article by Skipedia in ‘Men’s Running’ Magazine

Iain Martin from Skipedia recently took part in the CCC ultramarathon – part of the UTMB trail running weekend. His report of the 101km race from Courmayeur in Italy to Chamonix in France was published online on ‘Men’s Running Magazine’ last week. You can read the full article on their website.        ...
Freeze Big Air Festival in London postponed

Freeze Big Air Festival in London postponed

Just over a week ago, the Freeze Big Air Festival planned for the Olympic stadium in Stratford, London was announcing Nile Rodgers and Chic as their headline act. Yesterday they confirmed on Twitter – one month before the event – that it will not take place at all:   We announce the postponement of Freeze...
Interview with the London Ski Show on their move to Battersea

Interview with the London Ski Show on their move to Battersea

42 years ago it all started at the Chelsea Horticultural Society, but this year’s London Ski & Snowboard Show will be the first in many years not to be held in either Earls Court or Olympia. We asked the Suzanne Bayliss, Marketing Manager for the Show, about how the organisers have managed the change and...