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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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Facility Re-opening information

Facilities are starting to re-open again or set dates for re-opening. We have produced the table below on the latest info we have. Please note that due to plans changing we can’t guarantee all the information is correct. If you have any updated information then please let us know. Also, before you go to any […]
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ReActivate Training Platform

As some of you are aware, we are going to be launching our new Snowsport England ReActivate Training platform this week. ReActivate is a COVID-Awareness training platform which has been funded by Sport England, Commissioned by CIMSPA and brought to you by Future Active Workforce. The training is designed to give you the knowledge and […]
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Snowsport England Board Vacancy – Member Director

Get involved with Snowsport England to help drive participation and engagement in Snowsport. Snowsport England are looking for a Member Director to help the make Snowsport accessible for all and strengthen the voice of the members on the Snowsport England board. This is a key role on the board to make ensure that concerns and […]
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Snowsport Scotland Board Vacancies

Snowsport Scotland is seeking interest from people with an understanding of the principles of governance to join their Board to ensure they achieve their strategic goals and to help them identify new opportunities. If you are passionate about ensuring that more people participate in Snowsports and seeing more Scottish athletes performing on the world stage, […]
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HN’s and GBS statement – Lowland Championships

Lowland championships SE and GBS made a decision at the beginning of July to not organise the Lowland championships as there wasn’t sufficient information from the facility on how they would manage 400+ athletes and spectators. It is also our understanding that in Holland the rules allow no more than 100 people in a gathering. […]
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Updated Guidance Documents for Return to Snowsports – August

As part of our PHASED RETURN TO SNOWSPORT, Snowsport England has updated its guidance. All our guidance is based on government guidance and we are making it snowsport specific. We would like to say a massive thank you to the clubs, coaches, volunteers and facilities that have been following our guidelines in supporting a safe return to […]
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DBS Face to Face Document Checking to Resume

We suspended face to face verifying for DBS documents in March, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and Home Office advice.  We have now resumed this, subject to both the applicant and the verifier being happy to meet.  This must be done in accordance with current Government guidance, which as you know, is subject to change […]
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Snowsport England – DiSE Programme

Snowsport England – DiSE Programme What is it? The Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DISE) is the re-named version of the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE) programme. Snowsport England is now entering its second year of the DiSE programme and due to COVID-19 this means the programme will have more remote delivery than planned. The […]
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