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Lies, Damn Lies and Ski Statistics

Lies, Damn Lies and Ski Statistics

We all like a stat. Whether we realise it or not, we like numbers. They help us understand the world…when they’re used correctly. We noticed a couple of examples of dubious data while reading two of this month’s ski magazines. Absolute numbers are just totals In Snow Magazine, Pete Coombs rightly laments the lack of...
19 Soundbites from the LISTEX Summer Session 2015

19 Soundbites from the LISTEX Summer Session 2015

Earlier this month saw the 2nd LISTEX Summer Session, held at The Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead. The event saw a record turnout and standing room only for the forum events.  Here’s 19 soundbites to give you a flavour of the day:   I still don’t know why shops don’t let you lick skis –...
26 Snippets from the LISTEX Summer Session 2014

26 Snippets from the LISTEX Summer Session 2014

Yesterday saw the first LISTEX Summer Session – an opportunity to network and chat about industry matters, as well as get in a few runs in the UK on real snow! We were delighted to be asked to moderate the forum, which saw two sessions on the Sochi Legacy and Ski Safety. Here’s 26 snippets...
Five winners from Channel 4's 'The Jump'

Five winners from Channel 4’s ‘The Jump’

If you are UK-based, then you probably watched (or have at least heard of) the Alpine-themed TV show’The Jump’, recently broadcast on Channel 4. Okay, so it’s not likely to win any BAFTAs, but for its genre – and for snowsports fans – it was decent entertainment. Watching C-list celebrities have a panic attack while flying...