Ski Tips Blog Archive

Common Ski Habits

5 Common Ski Habits You Need to Break ASAP

You know how to ski. You can get down a variety of pistes in one piece.  However, you may have picked up bad habits along the way. Be it from someone who's given you advice, or just straight-up bad habits that you've built over time without…
Tips for First Time Skiers

5 Tips for First Time Skiers

Coming skiing for the first time is a great idea whatever your age. Learning to ski as an adult can be daunting, but is also extremely accessible with just a small amount of fitness. We want to make sure you get the most out of your first…
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Why Learning to Ski Has Never Been Easier

Learning to ski is not your everyday thing to do. Stick your feet into clunky boots, click them onto two long slippy planks, and then set off down a hill with no brakes! It might sound like a nightmare to a first timer. However, all of these…
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How to Choose the Right Ski Lesson for You

One of the most important steps in booking your ski lessons is knowing how to choose the right ski lesson for you. You want to ensure that you're getting as much out of your ski lesson as possible, and that it's suited to your needs and wants. If…

7 Quick Ski Tips To Enhance Your Ski Holiday

We've figured out a few hacks over the years to help make our days on the slopes more enjoyable. Whether it's protecting our gear, or taking care of ourselves, sometimes the little things make all the difference. Check out our super easy and…
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Top Skiing Tech for 2018

It’s a new year, and while there are plenty of new holiday ideas to get stuck into, it’s also a great time to update your skiing equipment. Every intense sport has its fair share of technological innovations, new kit and fresh gadgets,…
How to wax your skis

How To Wax Your Skis

Why would anyone want to wax their skis at home? Well if you’ve skied for a long time, you’ve probably come to realise that taking them into a shop can be expensive. Of course taking them into a shop on occasion can be beneficial, but with…
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New Year, New Skiing: 6 fresh ideas to try this winter

The beginning of the year is the time for fresh starts. Normally these involve eating less chocolate or going to the gym more. But fresh starts don't have to be limited to your typical new year's resolutions. Fresh starts can take on different…
An Insider's Guide to Skiing Tignes
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An Insider's Guide to Skiing Tignes

Tignes offers a bit of everything, from open pistes to park, accessible trees to amazing off-piste. At an altitude of 2100m in town Tignes is a snow sure resort providing skiing from early November well into May (and even June for tourers and…
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How to Layer For Skiing

Oh, to master the technique of layering for a day of skiing. If you can ace it, you'll be warm, dry and happy all day long. It has taken many of us some time to get this down to a science. But if you layer up properly, you'll feel totally comfortable…
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5 Videos to Help You Become a Better Skier

Where would we be without the internet? You can find an answer for everything, a solution for every problem, and lots of tips and tricks along the way. They may not always be credible, but these ski videos are. If you're looking to perfect…
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A Beginner's Guide to Ski Lingo

Pow, blue bird, white out, bubble lift, button lift....what the? If you're new to skiing it can sound like people are speaking another language when they talk about the sport. But don't worry about feeling dazed & confused, we've got…