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Snowsport England Supports NSSA Opportunities

Snowsport England are pleased to be supporting two great new initiatives launched by the National Schools Snowsports Association (NSSA), the Alpine All Stars Programme and the National Schools Leagues. Both events are in partnership with a number of UK snowsports facilities and supported by several UK retailers and snowsports organisations. NSSA’s vision is that these […]
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GBR & Lowlander Technical Delegates’ Forum Update

The annual Technical Delegate and Race Officials’ Update will be held over the weekend of November 14th – 15th. Due to the ongoing pandemic and associated travel and gathering restrictions the updates this year will be held online. All Race Officials and Coaches are welcome to attend the Update Seminar on Saturday 14th November. This […]
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Backing the Best

Snowsport England supported by GB Snowsport are delighted to announce the start of a new talent pathway project in the Greater Manchester area. Funding was secured through Backing the Best, managed through Sports Aid, to build a new snowsport scene in the Greater Manchester area focusing on creating opportunities for individuals who may not have […]
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Guidance Update

As a result of the Government announcement on Monday 12th October 2020,  every part of England is now in one of three Covid-19 alert levels: Tier 1 (medium), Tier 2 (high) and Tier 3 (very high). Following the introduction of this new tiered approach to restrictions in England, we have clarified with the Government how […]
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16 English Athletes selected for the British Children’s Squad

Sixteen English athletes have been selected to the British Children’s Squad for the 2020-21 season. GB Snowsport announced its selection on their website, which included 16 English athletes – nine girls and seven boys. The athletes, selected for U14 and U16 age groups, are: U16 Girls: Honor Bartlett, Lauren Bloom, Molly Butler, Charlotte Holmes, Olivia […]
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Covid-19 Update

Following the Prime Minister’s statement in Parliament on Monday 12th October 2020 on the introduction of a tiered approach for local restrictions, we will be discussing with Government the details of this to establish what it will mean for snowsport activity under each tier, we will update our guidance to reflect this as required in […]
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Safeguarding Course for New Instructors and Coaches

We usually require you to attend a face to face UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children course when you initially complete your training.  Due to the current situation, we are able to accept the online classroom version of this course (not the e-learning Refresher if this is your first course).  This e-classroom is a really […]
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Support the Sport you Love – Become a Snowsport England Member

We are pleased to announce our membership details for 2020/21, with additional benefits for competitors and flexible membership options for coaches, instructors and leaders. We have revised our packages for the new membership term in response to the challenging few months the Snowsport community has experienced, so we can all continue to support the sport […]
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New Chair for Snowsport England

We are pleased to announce that Louise Wright will be the new Chair for Snowsport England. Louise is joining Snowsport England with unique experience in sport, diversity & inclusion and health & well-being. She has extensive knowledge of the sporting landscape from grassroots participation to podium success. Working at the highest level of performance sport, Louise has […]
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Further to the Prime Minister’s statement

Further to the Prime Minister’s statement in Parliament on Tuesday 22nd September 2020, we now know that organised snowsport in England remains exempt from the new restrictions. We have updated our guidance to reflect some of the changes that will affect our sport. For now, this means that organised snowsport activity can continue as before […]
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Snowsport England- Alpine Committee Update

A message from the Alpine Committee of Snowsport England. Prior to the Government Covid-19 changes announced earlier this week, the Alpine Committee of Snowsport England had been working on plans to provide a set of seeded races, based closely on the Club National format. Despite our best endeavours, it is with profound regret and disappointment […]
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Snowsport England CEO joins other sports leaders in appeal to Prime Minister

Snowsport England CEO Tim Fawke, alongside other leaders from more than one hundred sport and physical activity bodies, has become a co-signatory of a letter to the Prime Minister urging him to ringfence funding for the recovery of the sports and activity sector. The letter comes during the Great British Week of Sport and highlights […]
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Covid -19 Update

We are aware of the latest announcement by the Government on Monday 22nd September 2020. We are speaking with other sports, Sport England and DCMS to get clarity on this topic. Once we have more details on how or if this will impact us we will release another statement and if necessary update our guidance […]
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Guidance Update

While social gatherings of more than six people will be banned in England from the 14th September 2020, the Government has confirmed that organised sports and activities that have been through return to play protocols can continue, as can organised outdoor sports. People can also continue to use leisure facilities, including Snowsport facilities – groups/sessions […]
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Stoke Ski Centre leads the way !!

110 happy skiers from 22 clubs competed in Stoke Ski Centre’s post lockdown slalom on 29th August 2020 signalling the way forward for regions and  clubs to return to their slopes for training and races  in a safe as possible way for all concerned. The event was a great success supported by Ski Racing Supplies, […]
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