Category Archives: Skiing

In Pursuit

When photojournalist and conservationist Peter Mather set out on his expedition to north western Canada with his partner Marty O’Brien he was preparing himself for a serious challenge. What he was actually up against though was far more daunting than … Click to read the full article

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Skiing for The First Time? Here’s an Equipment Checklist

Congratulations, you’ve decided to take your first ever ski trip. Unlike a simple beach day, packing for a ski trip will take thorough planning. If you’re a first-time skier planning to take ski lessons, below are the basic necessities to … Click to read the full article

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2016 Giant Slalom Men’s World Cup World Preview

The 2016 Giant Slalom Men’s World Cup is now well underway. It took to the slopes at Sölden (Austria) back in October and after a break in November the action will be ramping up again over the next few weeks. … Click to read the full article

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How to Become a Professional Skier

The launching pad for anyone looking to become a professional skier is most definitely the World Olympic skiing events. The International Ski Federation, also known as the Federation Internationale di Ski (FIS) is a well-known major skiing organization for skiers … Click to read the full article

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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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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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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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