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Coronavirus Update 27/04/2020 – Message from our Chair and CEO

Coronavirus Update 27/04/2020 – message from our Chair & CEO Jamie Horner, Chair Snowsport England “Firstly and most importantly, we hope that you, your families and those close to you are keeping safe and well during these extraordinary and difficult times. We would like to sincerely thank you for your continued support as members in […]
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Temporary Changes to licensing requirements

UK Covid-19 Lock Down We are all experiencing difficult times as a result of the current Covid-19 pandemic. Firstly, to all of our members, stay well, stay safe and remember that things will get better. We are a snowsports family and we all look forwards to putting our boots back on and sharing our love […]
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Snowsport England Club Drop In Session – Creating Your Club Virtually

Just letting you know that we are running more VIRTUAL CLUB DROP-IN SESSIONS. The Snowsport England Team will be on hand to share some tips in “Creating your Club Virtually”. Keeping in touch with your members, volunteers, coaches and parents, helping them feel like they are still ‘part of the club’ which is particularly important […]
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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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