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UK Snowsport Coaching Awards

We received 132 nominations this year for the awards which is fantastic. From the nominations we produced a short list which then went to an independent panel made up from other National Governing bodies. Rather than a public vote as in previous years. We also had an additional award for Covid Hero and a special […]
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Alpine Officials Pathway

On behalf of the Alpine Committee of Snowsport England, we are delighted to be able to share our new Officials Pathway with you.  We are grateful to the input from many people, especially a small group who reviewed the pathway and made some great suggestions, in no particular order: Stephen Metheringham, Gareth Case, David Chapman, […]
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Speakers Announced: UK Snowsports Coaching Conference

We are pleased to announce the speakers at this year’s UK Snowsports Coaching Conference. The guest speakers include Stuart Armstrong, who has over 20 years experience in sports development, professionally qualified coach mentor and producer of the Locked in Shed skiing podcasts Richard Barbour, Deena Blacking – founder of Drivetrain, former British Alpine Ski Team […]
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Race Report: All England Championships 2021

The 2021 All England Champions are Toby Case and Daisy Putman in the overall male and female races of this year’s Championships, which took place at Silksworth, Sunderland on Saturday, 28th August. Oliver Weeks and Rebecca Hart were the quickest racers on the day, claiming the first spot on the podium, followed by Case and […]
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NSSA National Schools Indoor Open Races

The National Schools Snowsports Association (NSSA) has announced the first Schools Open races for the 2021/22 academic year, taking place throughout September. Two indoor races have been organised – The National Schools Open – North at Chill Factore, Manchester on 20th September and The National Schools Open – Southat The Snow Centre, Hemel on 27th September. Entry is open to both senior and […]
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Nominations Open: UK Snowport Coaching Awards

Nominations for the 2021 UK Snowsport Coaching Awards are open.  The awards are held to recognise the work and commitment of the many coaches and instructors who play such an important part in the journey of snowsport enthusiasts and athletes. As we were not able to hold the awards last year due to Covid, we […]
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Safeguarding Adults Update

Here at Snowsport England, we think safeguarding is important – that’s why we put it at the heart of everything we do. We provide a comprehensive range of resources to help ensure everyone can enjoy Snowsport activities in a safe and happy environment. We provide a wide range of support to safeguard the welfare of […]
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Crowdfunding for our young and para snowsport athletes

The Tokyo Summer Olympics have been fantastically successful and inspiring but unfortunately concluding. However, the good news is Team GB’s Winter athletes and coaches are in their final preparations for next year’s Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.  Our snowsport athletes have completed their best ever European season, and despite the complexities of Covid […]
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UK Snowsports Coaching Conference 2021 – New Location and Format

“Creating Environments for Success” Like many events over the last 18 months, we are announcing that due to COVID safety measures we have been forced to change the location and format of this year’s UK Snowsports Coaching Conference. The good news is that the event is still going ahead, albeit with a slightly altered format […]
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Important Update on Safeguarding

Here at Snowsport England, we think safeguarding is important – that’s why we put it at the heart of everything we do. We provide a comprehensive range of resources to help ensure everyone can enjoy Snowsport activities in a safe and happy environment. We provide a wide range of support to safeguard the welfare of […]
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Race Report: eola GBR Series Indoor races 1&2

The first indoor eola GBR Series races saw wins from Mikey Dunne and Declan Huppach in the men’s races and Shannon Potter and Amanda Alldridge in the women’s competition on Saturday, 17th and Sunday, 18th July. Hosted at Chill Factore on the hottest weekend of 2021, the racers tackled 17 gates in temperatures below zero […]
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UK awarded hosting rights for International Working Group on Women and Sport

The United Kingdom has been announced as the next host secretariat for the International Working Group (IWG) on Women & Sport. Following a competitive bidding process, the UK will take over from current hosts New Zealand for the quadrennial period of 2022-2026, and it will include the staging of the 9th IWG World Conference on […]
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Free Tickets Available to the National Snow Show

Snowsport England is pleased to announce that we have some limited free tickets for this year’s National Snow Show available on a first come first served basis. The Snow Show, taking place at Birmingham on 23rd and 24th October 2021, is one of the biggest social events for the UK’s ski and snowboard community. The […]
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Covid Guidance update Step 4

RETURN TO SNOWSPORT ACTIVITY STEP 4  On Monday 12th July, the Prime Minister confirmed the timeline as England moves to Step 4 of the UK Government’s roadmap. As of Monday 19th July, most restrictions in England relating to COVID-19 will be eased. This of course is very positive for the continued return of snowsport across the […]
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CESA Club National & SE Inter- Regional Race

Swadlincote Snowsports Centre – 24/25 July 2021 Swadlincote Snowsports Centre is due to host a double weekend of races on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th July when the Central Region Ski Association (CESA) and the Snowsport England Inter-Regional Team Championships take place. The weekend, promoted by CESA and backed up by Team Evolution’s camp and […]
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