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Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show Returns - Extended Earlybird Offer for Members
Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show Returns - Extended Earlybird Offer for Members
Back for a second season at Battersea Park, The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show is once again bringing the mountains to the city, in an immersive apres experience for the whole family. Located at Battersea Evolution, the show takes place over half term and just before Halloween, from the 27th - 30th October.
Job Vacancy - Graphic Designer
Job Vacancy - Graphic Designer
The Ski Club is seeking a talented Graphic Designer to create Ski+board magazine (5 issues per season) and a range of marketing publications, including brochures, member packs, promotional literature, flyers, event print and online marketing material.
Job Vacancy - Video Producer
Job Vacancy - Video Producer
The Ski Club is looking for a talented and experienced Video Producer to create engaging, entertaining video content for the Club's website, and to lead the video content strategy.
7 in 7 - Which resort should I go to?
7 in 7 - Which resort should I go to?
As the Ski Club TV Team found out back in March, the Austrian Tirol is home to some spectacularly good skiing and boarding - but which is best for what? Tom Ewbank, the video series producer give us his top tips:
Vacancy: Sales & Operations Consultant
Vacancy: Sales & Operations Consultant
Ski Club Freshtracks, the ski holiday specialist for Ski Club of Great Britain members, is seeking a Seasonal Sales & Operations Consultant.
Vacancy: Operations Assistant/Executive - Ski Club Freshtracks
Vacancy: Operations Assistant/Executive - Ski Club Freshtracks
Ski Club Freshtracks, the ski holiday specialist for Ski Club of Great Britain members, is seeking a Seasonal Operations Assistant/Executive.
Chalet Couples/Duos required for Ski Club chalets in Flaine and Chamonix
Chalet Couples/Duos required for Ski Club chalets in Flaine and Chamonix
Ski Club Freshtracks are looking for two experienced teams of two (couples or friends) to run our chalets in the French Alps.
The Ski Club is to sell its current premises in Wimbledon
The Ski Club is to sell its current premises in Wimbledon
The White House has been home to the Ski Club since 1997. In that time much of the operational needs of the Club have changed significantly.
Leader Appeal Hearing Outcome
Leader Appeal Hearing Outcome
Ski Club of Great Britain Leader unsuccessful at initial appeal hearing in Chambery.
Update on the appeal hearing in Chambery
Update on the appeal hearing in Chambery
The appeal hearing of the Ski Club of Great Britain leader, Ken Piddlesden took place on 30 March in Chambery.
7-in-7 Part 2
7-in-7 Part 2
Returning for a second season, off the back of last year's epic trip through the Austrian Tirol, the Ski Club TV team return to the Tirol for another week-long adventure. This year we're visiting some lesser-known gems including Austria's two largest linked ski areas and the set of the latest James Bond film SPECTRE.
The Ski Club Green Award
The Ski Club Green Award
If you're involved in a snowsports-based environmental project, our new Members Green Award is perfect for you.
Ski Club Inspire Awards
Ski Club Inspire Awards
The Ski Club's original inspiration came from just a few skiers back in 1903. These snowsports pioneers wanted to encourage 'people to learn to ski, improve and take more enjoyment from their skiing while bringing together people interested in the sport'.
Leaders stay the course in new Zermatt home
Leaders stay the course in new Zermatt home
The Ski Club Leaders' Course moved to its new home in Zermatt this year. Bruce Pope reports from this fantastic resort, in the shadow of the Matterhorn.
Inside Austria's secret ski lift testing workshop
Inside Austria's secret ski lift testing workshop
A solar-powered chairlift is the latest innovation to come out of the little known Montafon valley in Austria, where the family behind Doppelmayr ski lifts has been operating since the 1890s. Martin Symington reports.
The Amplid Story: Episode 6
The Amplid Story: Episode 6
Amplid's founder Peter Bauer visits the UK for the first time in 10 years to meet with some key UK retailers and enjoy a proper pint of Ale.
The Amplid Story: Episode 5
The Amplid Story: Episode 5
In this episode we follow Peter and the team to Fiss in Austria where Amplid are holding their annual sales meeting. It's a chance for all of the team to ride the brand new product for the first time.
The Amplid Story: Episode 4
The Amplid Story: Episode 4
In this episode we discover how Amplid are using their team of professional athletes and limited resources to generate media exposure.
The Amplid Story: Episode 3
The Amplid Story: Episode 3
Ever wondered how skis and snowboards are manufactured? In this episode we head to Amplid's factory in Austria to see how Amplid manufacture their products in a sustainable way.
The Amplid Story: Episode 2
The Amplid Story: Episode 2
Amplid are one of the most innovative ski and snowboard brands on the planet thanks to Peter's 30 years of experience in R&D. In this episode we see how Amplid turn an idea into a functioning ski or snowboard.
The Amplid Story: Episode 1
The Amplid Story: Episode 1
Snowboard legend Peter Bauer talks to the Ski Club about why he decided to start ski and snowboard brand Amplid and what makes Amplid different to the competition.
7 in 7 - Our guide to the Zillertal Arena
7 in 7 - Our guide to the Zillertal Arena
Seven resorts in seven days
7 in 7 - Our guide to Axamer Lizum
7 in 7 - Our guide to Axamer Lizum
Seven resorts in seven days
7 in 7 - Our guide to Obergurgl
7 in 7 - Our guide to Obergurgl
Seven ski resorts in seven days
7 in 7 - Our guide to Ischgl
7 in 7 - Our guide to Ischgl
Seven ski resorts in seven days.
7 in 7 - Our guide to St Anton
7 in 7 - Our guide to St Anton
Seven ski resorts in seven days.
Top 10 activities in the Tirol
Top 10 activities in the Tirol
With so many world-class ski resorts in close proximity it's easy to see why the Tirol region of Austria is so popular with UK skiers and boarders. But it isn't just the skiing that makes this area so special; the region has a whole host of activities and cultural attractions that will ensure tourists never get bored.
Ski Club Leader Appeal Hearing Deferred
Ski Club Leader Appeal Hearing Deferred
The appeal hearing due to take place in Chambery on 21 October has been deferred until 30 March 2016.
5 family-friendly tips when buying winter sports travel insurance
5 family-friendly tips when buying winter sports travel insurance
Booking your ski holiday is a major decision for anyone, particularly a family. Is the chalet really close enough to the ski lifts? Should you buy your own skis this year? Will your son reject the purple 'unisex' jacket from his sister? And then there's the travel insurance...
Ski Club Leader 'High Fives' with John Bennett
Ski Club Leader 'High Fives' with John Bennett
For the latest in our 'High Fives' series, we caught up with John Bennett, who became a Ski Club Leader in December 2003.
Katie Ormerod wins a Ski Club award
Katie Ormerod wins a Ski Club award
The first woman to nail a double-cork 1080, at the tender age of just 16, has been chosen to receive a new award from the Ski Club. See her in action below, from tears to glory

Features

Back to skool in St Foy
Back to skool in St Foy
Our guest writer Alf Alderson hops on his mountain bike to explore one of the Tarentaise's lesser-known mountain resorts.
Laax aiming to become the world's first self-sufficient resort
Laax aiming to become the world's first self-sufficient resort
The Swiss resort of Laax is well on the way to becoming the world's greenest ski resort through their Greenstyle initiative. New lifts are powered by solar energy, heat and rubbish are recycled and...
Where the road ends... Kaunertal is just getting started
Where the road ends... Kaunertal is just getting started
Kaunertal glacier lies deep in the heart of the Eastern Alps, straddling the border between Austria and Italy, and far from the maddening crowds
Cliff top thrills in Switzerland
Cliff top thrills in Switzerland
Although winter is coming to a close, it doesn't mean your adrenaline hits have to disappear with the snow. Get up close and personal with the alpine summits of Switzerland through their cliff top...