Category Archives: Winter Sports

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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Extreme Sports 101: Ice Swimming

For the majority of people, having to swim in ice cold water sounds like a chilling nightmare, however for others it is an enjoyable sport. Yes, that’s right we said a sport! In this article the team at Mailsports will … Click to read the full article

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Six Awesome Ski Destinations You’ve Never Heard Of

“Winter is coming” isn’t just a line from Game of Thrones. This winter, make it special by heading someplace new for all your skiing and snowboarding fun. The best part about going somewhere that isn’t Aspen for skiing and snowboarding … Click to read the full article

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