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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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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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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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Bormio – Exciting Job Opportunities Race Official (hill team) & Driver

The English Alpine Championships is Snowsport England’s premier event and is held in Bormio, Italy during February half term each year. The event is run by a team of over 20 volunteers. This time the organising committee is looking for people to join the team of race officials to work on the hill, and also […]
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Updated guidance documents for the return to snowsport – July 2020

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 […]
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Phased Return to Domestic (UK Based) Snowsport Competition

Phased Return to Domestic (UK Based) Snowsport Competition This communication, on behalf of the UK Home Nation Snowsport Governing Bodies, aims to set out a road map for a phased return to competitive snowsports events in the UK under Covid-19 regulations and restrictions applied to sport and social distancing. We recognise there is significant interest […]
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Coronavirus Update

We hope everyone is safe and well and if you have managed to visit a snowsport facility over the past couple of weeks that you have enjoyed the getting back into Snowsport again. A reminder you can check which facilities are open via our website: https://www.snowsportengland.org.uk/facility-re-opening-information/ The Snowsport England team are working hard to digest […]
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Announcement regarding the Lowlands 2020

We have been involved in extensive discussion and consultation with the governing body here in the UK. As you will be aware, all UK ski calendar competitions have been cancelled up to the end of August and discussions are taking place regarding September. In the UK we have only just started to open outdoor (dry […]
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Snowsport England – Chair Recruitment

Snowsport England are the National Governing Body for Snowsport in England. Our vision is Inspiring participation in Snowsport at every Level. The new Chair of Snowsport England will be a charismatic and courageous leader, with the ability to build strong relationships and win trust. Respecting the Vision and Mission of Snowsport England while working with […]
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Updated guidance documents for the return to snowsport

We hope you are all staying safe and getting to enjoy the sunshine. With the temperature rising Snowsports are probably not at the forefront of everyone’s mind however there are several slopes that have already reopened and lots more preparing to do so. Find out the latest about your nearest slope here.  We all need […]
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Joint HN’s and GBS statement on Events

GB Snowsport and the Home Nations announce today that we have extended the date of our cancelled events through until 31st August 2020. We will be reviewing the situation on an on-going basis based on government guidance and will communicate any further decisions as the situation changes. We take the health and welfare of our athletes/members […]
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English Alpine championships – feedback on championships survey

We would like to thank all of those who responded to our Feedback Survey. We were happy to receive many positive comments about the Championships, the resort and how the whole event is run. We are always looking to improve the event each year, so we were also pleased to see some questions about how […]
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Sport and recreation sector commit to tackling inequality

Snowsport England has joined other National Governing Bodies in the UK Sport and recreation by becoming a co-signatory of a statement issued by the Sport and Recreational Alliance (SRA) that has pledged a sector wide commitment to tackle inequality and bring about a meaningful change The statement says that ‘it is time to confront racism […]
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