Entries by snowsports

UK Sport Female Coaches Leadership Programme

UK Sport’s continue commitment to representation with return of female coaches leadership programme   THURSDAY 20 JANUARY 2022 – Officially beginning today is the second edition of UK Sport’s ground-breaking female coaches leadership programme, which forms part of a plan to more than double representation in the Olympic and Paralympic high-performance community in the three […]

Snowboard Progression Sessions for Para-Snowboarders

  The Progression Sessions are open to any snowboarders with a disability or additional support needs looking to develop their skills and push their riding to the next level. During the sessions we’ll work on ensuring the fundamentals are honed so you have a good platform to work from as we explore how to ride […]

GB Snowsport and Home Nations Release New Diversity and Inclusion Research Findings

NEW REPORT HIGHLIGHTS NEED TO FOCUS ON SUPPORTING DIVERSITY & INCLUSION AT EVERY LEVEL OF SNOWSPORT GB Snowsport and the Home Nations Snowsport Governing Bodies, Snowsport England, Snowsport Scotland, and Snowsport Wales, are pleased today to publish the findings from diversity and inclusion surveying conducted in early 2021. The report, which is also informed by […]

Cross-Country Ski Squads Selection 2021/22

Cross Country Skiing Squads  SNOWSPORT SCOTLAND SEASON 2021-22  Squad  Athletes Elite Squad James Clugnet  Andrew Musgrave  Andrew Young Continental Cup Squad Gabriel Gledhill*  Hamish Wolfe Performance Squad Cameron Cruickahank  Beinn Horsfall*  Joseph Rosenfeld*  James Slimon GB Junior Squad – Women  Ida Ewald GB Junior Squad – Men Sam Bojarski*  Tristan Marshall* Women U23   (yob 1999-2001) […]

ThinkWINTER 2021 Campaign Launch

 #ThinkWINTER in the mountains Make sure you have the right info for your adventures Mountaineering experts are teaming up to ensure that people heading for Scotland’s winter hills and mountains can have easy access to the right information and advice. Although we live in the information age, it can sometimes feel like the information overload […]

CPD + Training Opportunities

Over the last few weeks the SSS website has been updated with a significant number of additional CPD and qualification training courses and opportunities. These fall into three main categories:-   ONSLOPE CPD: There are now over 12 onslope CPD sessions scheduled within the SSS course and coaching calendar, all of which are eligible to […]

SSS BACKCOUNTRY ONLINE WEBINARS

The annual Snowsport Scotland series of FREE Backcountry Webinars delivers education to your desk or lounge through online zooms sessions. Presented by our top backcountry tutors and ambassadors these sessions will fill gaps in your knowledge and share a host of tips and tricks that will be invaluable in the backcountry environment. Take advantage of […]

STAFF ANNOUNCEMENT

Euan Bennett – Para Alpine Pathway Coach   Snowsport Scotland and GB Snowsport are pleased to announce the appointment of Euan Bennett as our new Para Alpine Pathway Coach.   Euan is currently working as a Project Manager for sports and events company, DB Schenker. Prior to this employment, Euan was employed by GB Snowsport […]