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Coaching Awards 2023

On Sunday 15th October the annual UK Snowsport Coaching Awards were presented by Maggie Still, CEO of Snowsport England, along with former Olympic athlete Chemmy Alcott at the opening weekend of National Snow Week at the NEC, Birmingham. These prestigious awards are an opportunity to celebrate the hard work, commitment and passion of coaches in […]
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Vacancy: Glencoe Mountain Resort Snow School Manager (Full time position)

Glencoe Mountain Resort Snow School Manager (Full time position) Job Description   Responsible to: Managing Director (Andy Meldrum) Responsible for: All activities staff; snow school, tubing and biking Job purpose:   Ensure smooth running of the snow school Manage scheduling of staff to meet demand Recruit, train and manage primarily snow school staff Conduct snowsports lessons […]
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Snowsport England appoint four new Independent Non – Executive Directors

Snowsport England are delighted to announce the appointments of four new Independent Non -Executive Directors who joined the board in October 2023. Following a highly competitive recruitment campaign, full of high calibre candidates, the following appointments have been made: Victoria Wells Blessing Ekairia Kahlen Macaulay Anna Turner As the current Head of Sport at the […]
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Plymouth Snowsports Centre to unveil state-of-the-art new slope surface after half a million pound investment.

Plymouth Snowsports Centre, part of the John Nike Leisuresport collection, is proud to announce the reopening of its main ski slope following a £500,000.00 investment in a brand new state-of-the-art surface. Following similar recent investments at the companies facilities in Llandudno and Chatham, the John Nike Leisuresport collection has provided significant investment in replacing the […]
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Brexit Guidance Update – October 2023

As we approach the winter snowsports season, coaches and instructors will be planning their activities. When doing so it is vital that they keep in mind their: Licensed range of operation, and Working rights in respective countries Every snowsports coaching and instructing qualification has a specified range of operation or remit. Coaches and instructors are […]
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Park & Pipe Selection 2023/24

Want to be part of the park and pipe team this season? We have a fulfilled program this winter with camps/comps abroad along with domestic training at slopes around U.K. which includes Off-snow training at Graystone. To be part of the team you must be able to match the Park and pipe criteria. Please see […]
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Weardale Ski Club- 60-year Anniversary Celebration

Snowsport England would like to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Weardale Ski Club with a mini series of articles about the club. The real snow club is located at Swinhope, in the North Pennines. They have several well-chosen slopes for the best snow coverage when it arrives each Winter. The club have 2 button lifts […]
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SNOWSPORT TORFAEN – Vacancies for Ski & Board Instructors and Coaches

Formerly known as Pontypool Ski Slope, in Torfaen, South Wales. The Snowsport centre is under new management and we are extending our learning to ski and board programmes. This has created vacancies for ski instructors and coaches in our lesson, coaching and performance programmes. There are full and part time roles both of which are […]
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Snowsport England Chairs award 2023

The winners of the Snowsport England Chairs award for 2023 are Richard Barbour and Jasmin Taylor. The joint winners were announced at the Snowsport England AGM in June by the Chair, Dominic McGonigal. Richard and Jasmin have been recognised for their extensive contributions to snowsport by the Snowsport England board. Richard has been involved in […]
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Project Lillehammer- The nordic skiing adventures of William Hughes and Matthew Chronicle

Project Lillehammer is a centralised elite level Nordic programme supported by GB Snowsport that assists athletes coming through the home nation pathways. The project is based at a centre of excellence in Lillehammer, Norway. The selected athletes have access to increased coaching hours as well as national and international competitions on the doorstep. GB Snowsport […]
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Sporting Equals – Race Representation Index

In March 2023, Sporting Equals launched the results of their Race Representation Index 2023. In the last two years Snowsport England has submitted our data for review within the index. “The RRI does not collate data of the full workforce. It is intended to collect data on the decision makers within NGBs. Those that decide […]
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Snowsport England Non-Executive Director

Snowsport England is seeking to appoint a Non-Executive Director Snowsport England is striving to inspire participation in snowsport at every level. A key priority for us is to increase opportunities for more people to participate in snowsport in fun and safe ways, to enable both new and existing participants to have positive experiences.  We work […]
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Snowsport England Non-Executive Finance Director

  Snowsport England is seeking to appoint a Non-Executive Finance Director Snowsport England is striving to inspire participation in snowsport at every level. A key priority for us is to increase opportunities for more people to participate in snowsport in fun and safe ways, to enable both new and existing participants to have positive experiences.  […]
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Paralympic Pathway Programme – August Ski Camp 2023

The “Para Alpine Development Programme” held its summer race training camp in Oslo last week. The athletes spent 4 days of intensive training in the Oslo Snowdome, being coached by both Blake Williams and Ryan Swift. England had 3 members in the cohort, Amy Clegg (stand up female), Hester Pool (Visually Impaired female) and Benjie […]
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National Schools Ski and Snowboard Champs – North

– Entry for schools and individuals (reresenting their school)   – Age Groups – U8-U19   – Selection event for the National Schools Alpine Squad   – Online Entry Only – https://bit.ly/3NZYfRC   Download the flyer here: Chill Factore National Indoor Ski Champs 2023 UPDATE  
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