Improve your skiing

Any One of These 10 Tips Will Improve Your Skiing

We all want to get better.And if you don't, you're liking holding yourself back without even realising it.One of the great things about skiing is that you never really reach a glass ceiling of improvement. There is always room to get…

Tignes Opens with a Bang

Tignes Opens with a Bang After an early snowfall last week across the Alps the hordes descended on Tignes this weekend for opening day in the hope of bagging some fresh tracks. Tignes glacier opens annually in mid-October for keenos wanting…

A Family Affair

After a beautiful weekend you could be forgiven for thinking that summer has not completely left us for yet another year. But alas, now that October has hit, we really need to face facts - winter is on its way. And whilst we don't relish the…

What's new for 2013/14?

With so many options for ski breaks, and competition fierce between resorts trying to attract a market struggling out of recession, now really is a great time for prospective skiers.

Ali Rainback's Annual Cycle Challenge

Those of you who have skied with us for several years may remember Ali. Ali was one of the four founding members of New Gen. He was also an awesome guy and much loved by all who met him. Sadly in 2008 we lost Ali to cancer. But each year we…

Planning the Perfect Ski Trip

Now September has landed and the kids are heading back to school summer is already starting to fade away. For skiers and boarders September is also the time when we officially begin to gear up for winter with thoughts on where to ski this season…
Waterskiing vs Skiing

Waterskiing vs Skiing - What's the difference?

What is the difference between waterskiing and skiing? Can snow ski skills transfer to waterskiing? This is what we wanted to find out. Luckily our ski instructor, Pete, was a willing guinea pig for our experiment. Waterskiing vs SkiingYou…

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