Apres Ski



This project has been in discussion for many years and was finally approved recently. It will allow to connect Flaine ski resort in Haute Savoie, France with the Arve valley from 2019. The project called Funiflaine is now a regional integrated state plan which will cost 84M € and allow many skiers to leave their car in the valley, saving their time,…





The Val de Bagnes, Valais, Switzerland was hosting the 5th Bruson Freeride over the weekend with over 120 riders on skis, snowboard or telemark competing in two runs over 2000 meters. The weather, the snow and the atmosphere was great and so was the after party! Romain Pellissier, Sacha Martin and the organisation looks forward to participation next year!    …


The 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships got underway yesterday in Vail-Beaver Creek, Colorado, USA with FIS President Gian Franco Kasper officially opening the event during an exciting and colorful opening ceremony including fireworks, light show, live music, special guest appearances such as Groovetrotters and Matisyahu.     It is the third time that the Vail Valley welcomes the FIS Alpine World…


The Alps are set for the best powder conditions of the season, especially in France, Switzerland and Austria, as heavy snowfall and low temperatures keep resort snow depths improving.   Below is a brief snow condition report from resorts from around the world:   France Heavy snowfall is now moving over the French Alps and conditions are the best they…


Ski resorts in Switzerland are cutting prices by as much as 20 per cent to attract holidaymakers wary of the country’s currency crisis. Chalets, restaurants, sports shops and ski-pass booths have been forced to offer significant discounts after the cost of buying Swiss francs soared.     Last week, the Swiss central bank abandoned the link between the franc and…