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12 Things We Learned from LISTEX 2020

12 Things We Learned from LISTEX 2020

While LISTEX (London International Snowsports Trade Exchange) was not able go ahead physically, this week has seen some excellent discussion about the future of the ski industry. James Gambrill presented results of the latest research from the Mountain Trade Network (MTN), which follows on from last week’s Ski Club research. We look at the key...
13 Takeaways from the latest Ski Club of Great Britain research

13 Takeaways from the latest Ski Club of Great Britain research

Last week The Ski Club of Great Britain released details of their most recent research into the British market. They surveyed 2000 skiers between 21 and 29 September. Skiers still plan to travel (if they can) 86% of skiers still intend to go skiing this season (down from 96% in June) 25% have already booked...
"The signs are not very positive": Ski Resorts prepare for a tough winter

“The signs are not very positive”: Ski Resorts prepare for a tough winter

Ski resorts are preparing for a difficult winter thanks to the Covid pandemic. With fewer international clients, mountain professionals in France are working to re-engage French holidaymakers after a successful summer. “The signs are not very positive,” said Caroline Leboucher, general manager of Atout France, last week in Grenoble.  “It’s a bit of a lottery for...
Five Things We Learned from the 2020 Ski Club of Great Britain Survey

Five Things We Learned from the 2020 Ski Club of Great Britain Survey

This week, the Ski Club of Great Britain released the results of their annual survey, conducted for them by Spike Marketing. The data was based on 20,000 contemporary responses gathered via 28 partners within the industry. Here are five takeaways from the report: Maybe an aging market isn’t so bad… For many years, the ski...
'Driving to the Alps' article in The Telegraph

‘Driving to the Alps’ article in The Telegraph

Iain from Skipedia and founder of Ski Flight Free recently wrote this article for ‘The Telegraph’ about why driving to the Alps is better than flying. You can read the article on the Telegraph website. You might find it is locked behind their paywall, in which case you can download it as a Word doc...
Tourism Declares: Iain Martin’s Declaration

Tourism Declares: Iain Martin’s Declaration

Tourism Declares is a collective of travel companies, organisations and industry professionals who believe tourism should declare a climate emergency. As a signatory to ‘Tourism Declares a Climate Emergency’, I agree to the following five commitments: Develop a ‘Climate Emergency Plan’ Share commitment and progress publicly Cut carbon emissions Work together Advocate for change My...