How to Ski Off Piste Safely - 5 Tips!
Skiing off piste can be exhilarating but it can also be dangerous so it’s best approached with caution. Nonetheless, off-piste skiing is still popular. So if you are going to do some off-piste skiing then here are five tips and things to check.Read entry
How to Ski Powder: Skiing Tips & Tricks
Powder skiing – what a joy! But there are ways to do it better and enjoy the stuff more – here are five top tips from Mark Shaxted, our CSIA Level 4 Ski Instructor based at Big White.Read entry
SnowSkool’s favourite snow movies / Since 1977
Snow. It’s a substance for skiing on but it’s also a great movie additive. So, as part of our celebration of all things snow, here’s a quick roundup of Snowskool’s favourite movies featuring the white stuff – in chronological order.Read entry
Snowskool’s 5 Least Favourite Oldskool Snow Levels
At Snowskool we love snow, obviously, and we’re also partial to a snow level. But while snow levels can be great fun – they can also be ruinous to the mind. Here are five of our least favourite retro snow levels – from before the year 2000.Read entry
Snowboarding Tips: How to Snowboard in Icy Conditions
Snowboarding on powder is ridiculous amounts of fun but what if you turn up and the conditions are icy, with no fresh fluffy white stuff around? We still want to go ride! So here are some tips to help you go ride.Read entry
Snowskool’s 5 Favourite Oldskool Snow Levels
At Snowskool we love snow, obviously, and some of the team also have a penchant for videogames. And the fluffy white stuff is just around the corner! So we thought it’d be a good time to put together a list of our favourite Oldskool Snow levels, from before the year 2000.Read entry
Snowboarding Tips & Tricks: How to Snowboard in Powder
Snowboarding in powder can be one of the most enjoyable experiences there is so we spoke to Alyn Nash, lead snowboard trainer on the SnowSkool Big White course, to get some tips and tricks help you (and us) enjoy those endless days of glorious powder…Read entry
And This Month’s SnowSkool Legend Winner is Brendan Delisio!
We have been asking you to share your #ski & #snowboard selfies with us throughout 2014 for a chance to appear on our Facebook header and WIN a week in Meribel. Congratulations to our latest Legend of the Month, Brendan Delisio!Read entry
Stereotypical Skier No1: The Ageing Seasonnaire
A long and relatively quiet summer in the SnowSkool office sparked many pointless conversations - which animals are the hardest? What would we do with a lottery win? And lots of reminiscences about winter seasons past. On the back of the latter, some bright-spark eventually came up with the idea of doing a series of stereotypical skiers that may or may not be based on people we've come across since 2003. Meet the first in SnowSkool's series of stereotypical skiers: The Ageing Seasonnaire!Read entry
SnowSkool Shortlisted for World Snow Awards!
SnowSkool has been shortlisted for a World Snow Award (basically the same as the Oscars) within the category of Best UK Specialist Tour Operator (the equivalent of Best Actor). The prize-giving will be hosted by Graham Bell (the skiing world's Brad Pitt) and so we really, really, really want to be there! The winner will be decided by public vote and so we were wondering if you would be so kind as to log-on and give twenty seconds of your time voting for us?! Please...pllleeeeaaassseee....pretty please?!!!!Read entry