Entries by snowsports

Return to Snowsports!

Since the lifting of the COVID-19 restrictions on the 26th  of April, we have seen the re-opening of snowsport centres and the re-start of lots of snowsport activity! Over the past 5/6 weeks, our centres and clubs, have been working tirelessly to get their facilities back up and running, planning countless training sessions and looking […]

Coaching and Instructing in The Netherlands Important Notice

We are aware that as lockdowns relax and international travel becomes an option some coaches, instructors, clubs and academies may be contemplating visits to ski centres in the Netherlands.   As you will be aware from previous communications, the Netherlands, and consequently ski centres such as Landgraff require coaches and instructors to apply for a work […]

Staff Announcement – Lachlan Veitch

STAFF ANNOUNCEMENT   British (and Scottish) ski team athlete, Level 2 ski coach and 4th year sports coaching student, Lachlan Veitch will be joining Snowsport Scotland to support the GB Home Nations U16 Alpine Programme.   As an athlete, Lachlan was a member of the British children’s ski team, competing both in British and international […]

2021/22 Snowsport Scotland Membership Renewals

Our membership year is ending at the end of this month and the membership that you currently have will lapse and not be valid as of 31st May and you will need to renew for the 2021/22 season. Our 2021/22 Membership products are now live, and you are now able to purchase your Competitor and  Coach, […]

GB Snowsport – Cross Country Squad 2021/22

GB SNOWSPORT NAMES 12-PERSON CROSS COUNTRY SQUAD FOR 2021/22 SEASON The 12 athletes who will represent Great Britain in Cross Country skiing for the 2021/22 season have been revealed, with James Clugnet, Andrew Musgrave, and Andrew Young heading the line-up in a three-man Elite Squad. The Continental Cup Squad sees Gabriel Gledhill and Hamish Wolfe […]

Alpine Ski Team 2021/2022

Snowsport Scotland are pleased to announce the Scottish Alpine Ski Team as:- GB World Cup Team Charlie Guest Alex Tilley GB Europa Cup Team Owen Vinter Zak Vinter GB FIS Team Calum Langmuir Isla Ward * Emelia Ackerley * FIS Team (18+) Hannah Gray Ciorstaidh Struthers * Iona Ross Holly McKey Katie Stuart David Christy […]

Futures Session – Midlothian Snowsports Centre – 22nd May

Futures Sessions are open anyone looking to get into Park & Pipe skiing and snowboarding and develop their skills, whether newbies or rippers! During the session attendees will be taken through the Futures Awards syllabus which starts with off-slope movement development and trick fundamentals and then moves on-slope to translate their movement literacy into developing […]

sportscotland Club Webinars – May 2021

Club Webinars   As our centres begin to open up and club activity starts again, we want to help our Snowsport clubs continue to develop and thrive. Working with different partners, sportscotland will be continuing to host online webinars to help support clubs over the month of May. The topics will be based on helping […]

GB ALPINE SQUAD NAMED AHEAD OF 2021/22 SEASON

GB Snowsport has confirmed the 50-person squad that will represent Britain on the international race circuit for the 2021/22 season. The squad will be looking to build on last season’s excellent results, which saw the nation return a number of outstanding finishes including victories and podium positions in World Cup and Europa Cup races. Amid […]

Fife Roller Ski Club is back!

Our Fife Roller Ski Club (FRSC) will be starting back this coming Monday, 10 May. The club runs weekly coached sessions, which are open to all ages and abilities, focusing on developing cross-country ski skills and enjoying snowsport even when there’s no snow. This year we’re excited be introducing “Monthly Events” and also “Beginner Blocks”. […]