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Coronavirus Update 08/04/2020 – message from our CEO

Our first thoughts are with you and your families, and we hope you are all safe and well. I would like to update you the actions we have taken over the past weeks to help safeguard the organisation and staff. In line with Government advice, we closed the office and all staff are working from […]
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Sport England Community Emergency Fund

Sport England has confirmed that it is making up to £195m of funding available to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. A £20 million Community Emergency Fund will be opened immediately for local clubs and community organisations to bid into. Grants between £300 and £10,000 are available. This […]
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Keeping your children safe online

Your children are very likely to be spending more time on their computers, phones and other devices accessing the internet over the coming months and it is important to keep them safe online in this time and in future. Thinkuknow have published helpful resources to support parents and carers and to help them learn about […]
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Virtual drop-in sessions for clubs

Snowsport England will be hosting virtual drop-in sessions for clubs on Friday, 27 March and Monday, 30 March to support clubs and the grassroots sport as best as possible in the current circumstances. We completely appreciate the difficulties clubs are facing with the current situation and we would like to invite club representatives to join […]
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Coronavirus Update 23/03/2020

March 23rd, 2020 GB Snowsport and the Home Nations, will be postponing all activities (including competitions, events, athlete training sessions and courses) until further notice. With the government announcement that all leisure centres/facilities should close we are now advising that all grassroots Snowsports are postponed for the foreseeable future. We will be reviewing the situation on an […]
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Coronavirus Update 22/03/2020

Following the government’s announcement on the 20th March, directing leisure centres/facilities to close, we are now advising that all grassroots Snowsport’s in England is postponed for the foreseeable future.  We are aware of the financial challenges this directive from Government will have on the Snowsports especially our clubs, coaches, regional Associations. We will be collating feedback […]
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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE 18/03/2020

March 18th, 2020 Further to yesterday’s update, GB Snowsport and the Home Nations, will be postponing all activities (including competitions, events, athlete training sessions and courses) up until 1st May. We will review the situation prior to 1st May and will communicate any further decisions. We take the health and welfare of our athletes/members extremely […]
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Coronavirus Update 17/03/2020

Due to the escalating cases of COVID-19, GB Snowsport along with the Home Nations, will be postponing all races & events up until the 1st May. We will review the situation prior to the 1st May and any will communicate any further decisions.  We take the health and welfare of our athletes / members extremely […]
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Coronavirus Update – 09/03/2020 [updated 10/03/2020]

Update 10/03/2020: Late on 9 March the Italian government expanded its notified  restrictions to the entire country. Following this the FCO updated it’s guidance to advise against all by essential travel to Italy. These restrictions are currently in place until 3 April however reference should be made to the FCO – Foreign travel advice – Italy web […]
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Coronavirus Update – 03/03/2020

Update on Coronavirus following the English Alpine Championships The English Alpine Championships in Bormio concluded 10 days ago and to date we have not received any notification of any participant or attendee having contracted Coronavirus (Covid 19). We will continue to monitor this closely and will advise should any participant be tested positive for Coronavirus […]
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English Alpine Championships – Coronavirus

For everyone who attended and  was part of the English Alpine Championships in Bormio last week, once again, it was a fantastic event with a record number of participants. As you may be aware, an outbreak of Coronavirus (Covid 19) has, since our return, started affecting regions of Northern Italy that includes Bormio. To date, […]
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Overall winners of English Alpine Champs 2020 announced

The English Alpine Championships is Snowsport England’s premier Alpine event and is the biggest British week of winter ski racing. This week has seen hundreds of young skiers competing on the pristine slopes of the Italian resort of Bormio, enjoying some great weather and well-organised races.  At the conclusion of another successful Championships, six skiers […]
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English Alpine Ski Championships Final Day

The final day of the English Alpine Ski Championships in Bormio saw the Under 14 and Under 12/10 racers enjoy a morning in the sunshine as they tackled a GS and ‘Stubby’ Slalom respectively.  In the girls Under 14 Giant Slalom, it was Molly Butler (BSA) who reigned supreme again, claiming another English Champions podium. […]
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English Alpine Ski Championships Day 5 – Four races in one day!

Day five of the English Alpine Ski Championships was a busy day for all, as the FIS racers, Under 16s and Under 10/12s got the chance to race across three of Bormio’s pistes today.  On the Stelvio piste the FIS racers took on two Super Gs. And it was two British racers, Jessica Anderson and […]
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English Alpine Ski Championships Day 4 – Alex Tilley races in the FIS Giant Slalom and two Super Gs for the Under 16s

Day four of the English Alpine Ski Championships saw a surprise appearance from Great Britain’s World Cup athlete Alex Tilley as she competed in the FIS Giant Slalom, and the Under 16s raced two Super Gs on the Stelvio piste.  With Alex Tilley’s name on the start list, the other women in the Ladies FIS […]
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