Entries by snowsports

Anti-Doping Updates for Snowsports

Snowsport Scotland has been busy undertaking changes and improving what we do to educate our community on Anti-Doping best practice and policy, with help from UKAD (UK Anti-Doping). Below is a short summary of what we have done over the past 12 months to support our community and protect #cleansport. 2021-22 All national programme athletes […]

Arnie Wilson visits Glenshee in Scotland

Photo credit: Helly Hansen and Ed Smith   Arnie Wilson visits Glenshee in Scotland   Rather than fly from Gatwick to Edinburgh, I opted to go to Glenshee by train via Perth just so I could gently – and slowly – relish the prospect of drifting ever north towards the long-ago memories I had of […]

James McIntosh

Snowsport Scotland is saddened by the news that James McIntosh MBE, passed away earlier this week. James was a co-founder of the Lecht 2090 Ski Centre, which has enabled hundreds of thousands of people to access and enjoy our wonderful sport. We wish the McIntosh family our deepest condolences and echo the many messages that […]

Roller Ski Race Series 2022

Snowsport Scotland Roller Ski Race Series! We are excited to announce the provisional dates for the 2022 Race series and are now live on1o our online competitions calendar. More information to be announced in the coming weeks, so keep an eye on our website!   Date Location Event Name + Description Status Latest Bulletins, Feeds […]

GB Alpine Championships 2022

AFTER A TWO-YEAR COVID-ENFORCED HIATUS, THE GB ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIPS WILL RETURN IN MARCH AND APRIL 2022.  A packed race calendar will see the Senior and Junior Championships take place from 27 March to 3 April, followed by the Children’s Championships sponsored by Crystal from 4 – 8 April 2022. Both events will take place at […]

International Women’s Day 2022

#BreakTheBias Wear Purple on International Women’s Day 2022 – Tuesday 8th March!   Snowsport Scotland is supporting this year’s International Women’s Day and their mission to #BreakTheBias and we want as many of members and stakeholders to get involved with us!    Purple is the official colour of International Women’s Day! Did you know that purple is considered to […]

FREESKI, MOGULS AND FREESTYLE SNOWBOARD JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS SQUADS ANNOUNCED

THE SQUADS FOR THE 2022 FREESTYLE JUNIOR WORLD SKI & SNOWBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS HAVE BEEN CONFIRMED GB Snowsport are pleased to announce the GB Snowsport athletes that have been selected to compete at the 2022 Freestyle Junior World Ski & Snowboard Championships. 2022 FREESTYLE JUNIOR WORLD SKI & SNOWBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS, LEYSIN, SWITZERLAND AND VALMALENCO, ITALY The […]

The Mighty Coe

Programme announced for The Mighty Coe ski and snowboard festival   The programme of events and exhibitors for the UK’s first ever mountain-based ski and snowboard festival has been announced. Hosted on the mountain in Glencoe, it includes an impressive line-up of attending snowsport brands alongside a wide range of on-snow and social activity.   […]

Weather warning for mountaineers

  Weather warning for mountaineers Severe weather in the mountains to continue into next week   Severe weather conditions over Scotland’s mountains look set to continue through the weekend and into next week, and great care will need to be taken by anyone accessing the hills. Mountain bikers have also been warned of potentially dangerous […]