Category Archives: Winter Sports

James Woods Wins The North Face® Freeski Open of NZ Slopestyle

The North Face® Freeski Open of New Zealand Park and Pipe competition wrapped up at Cardrona Alpine Resort today with a spectacular showdown in the men’s slopestyle final. Top qualifier, NZ’s Jossi Wells battled hard for the win but James … Click to read the full article

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Winter Sports Roundup

Winter is fast approaching but this doesn’t mean that you have to stop watching all of your favorite sports. Although baseball will be long over, football will be in the height of its season as will some other non-traditional sports … Click to read the full article

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The North Face® Freeski Open of NZ Comp Week has Arrived!

Lake Wanaka, New Zealand (3 August 2015) – The countdown is on to a major highlight of the freeski calendar with only a few days to go until The North Face® Freeski Open of New Zealand Slopestyle and Halfpipe comps … Click to read the full article

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What Type of Skier Are You?

Each and every single skier is a world unto his own… some head for the highest slopes imaginable to chase the thrill of a lifetime; others prefer to take it light, enjoying the social aspect of skiing more than anything … Click to read the full article

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What is the Most Dangerous Pastime in the UK?

Special Risks Bureau has just conducted a survey of over 4,000 people in the UK in order to find out which extreme pastime they consider to be the most dangerous. Respondents were given the choice of rock climbing, skydiving, snowboarding, … Click to read the full article

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How To Get Started with Snowboarding

Snowboarding is a tough winter sport that requires skill and balance. Snowboarding involves having your feet attached to a snowboard and going down a slope. It is a fast paced sport that can be quite enjoyable for anyone who loves … Click to read the full article

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Amazing Italian Eco Ski Resorts for 2014

Have the winter Olympics made you crave the thrill of hitting the slopes?  If so, then an Italian ski holiday may be just what the doctor ordered. Check out these resort destinations that take the environment seriously. Natural locations that … Click to read the full article

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Know Your Level! What’s Your Skiing Ability?

When it comes to skiing you’re either going to be a recreational skier, advanced or an expert. It’s important that you know your level before you start shopping. If you’re new to the sport you could end up paying far … Click to read the full article

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