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Avalanche transceiver hire scheme
Avalanche transceiver hire scheme
They can hired from the Ski Club at the following prices:
Join the club with our beginner membership offer
Join the club with our beginner membership offer
At the Ski Club we’re passionate about helping people of all ages to get involved in snowsports, and we offer a membership level aimed exclusively at first-time skiers and snowboarders.
Medi-card FAQs
Medi-card FAQs
FOGG MEDI-CARD is a quick and easy system recognised in most European resorts (see below for exceptions).
Family friendly ski resorts
Family friendly ski resorts
There are numerous ski resorts geared towards giving you and your family the best possible holiday, whether your children are young and just starting out, or teenagers with miles of piste behind them.
Choosing your ski and snowboard equipment
Choosing your ski and snowboard equipment
Our Ski Club equipment tests offer unbiased and sound advice about what to buy.
Member benefits
Member benefits
Ski Club members can make use of extensive benefits, both on and off the snow. Click on the links below to find out more.
How to book the lowest rail fares to ski resorts
How to book the lowest rail fares to ski resorts
Your guide to finding the cheapest rail fares.

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  • My partner cannot come on a Freshtracks holiday this winter - are there single rooms available? View answer

  • Are there any child-friendly trips on offer this season? View answer

  • I snapped my left achilles tendon last March and had an operation to repair it. Now my right tendon feels a bit strange. Is it possible to snap it while skiing or do the boots help protect it? View answer

  • believe I have mild faciitis (heel pain) and intend to rest the foot as much as possible before skiing. Do you have any suggestions? View answer

  • I have damaged my anterior cruciate ligament in the past. Can you recommend where I can purchase a substantial knee brace. View answer

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