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How growing up in a ski lodge shaped my life

Growing up as a member of a ski lodge creates special memories, even more special once your parents are gone. Angela Saurine writes for...

These tips could save a life (yours) on the slopes this...

As the powder froth hits for another winter we can expect to see the steady flow of injured skiers being stretchered off the resort...

Which is better for Australians, the Epic or Ikon Pass?

In case you missed the memo, multi-day lift tickets are so 2014. No serious skier walks up to the ticket window and forks out $300-plus...

That one time I went sit skiing for the first time

Life can be challenging at the best of times. When it incorporates a high level spinal injury and an inability to feel or move...

15 Japan snow travel tips, tricks and hacks

Alex Parsons reveals her top 15 hacks to make ski trips in Japan even better. Aussies flock to Japan's famous powder snow. I do. You...

Two ski resorts in Japan you haven’t heard of, but should

In 15 years the ‘aroma’ of Japanese snow has gone from a far-off frontier powder dream to  an accessible, affordable option. Despite this, few...

Why are so many skiers getting lost in the mountains?

What's with all the skiers and boarders 'getting lost' and needing rescue this season?  Sam pullos reveals tips to save your snow life should...

3 snowboards + 3 accessories = your snowboard life sorted

Erica Weston from Crashtestbunny.org gives her pick for snowboading laydeez this winter. Take one of these boards and all of these accessories out on the...

10 things sit skiing has taught me about life

Sit skiing has taught Kate Swain, 25, a lot about life, both how she approaches it and how to live it. A country girl from...

A beginners guide to split boarding in the backcountry

I’m a dead set beginner splitboarder. Having only toured a handful of times, mainly on a recent trip to Japan, I’m in no way...

5 reasons you need to ski in Jasper, Canada now

Christie Hampton gives her five top reasons for skiing in Jasper. Located in Alberta amid the Canadian Rockies, Jasper National Park is an overabundance of...

Whip it good! Neck injuries and pain on the slopes

Catching the Kosciuszko chair up over Friday Flat in Thredbo yesterday I watched the familiar sight of beginner snowboarders making their falling leaves and...

When can you ski again after a knee injury?

In part one of our knee injury series physiotherapist Kate MacDermid looked at how the ligaments of the knee are injured during skiing or snowboarding....

Ten must do hot tubs in the snow

There's nothing better than a soak in hot mineral waters, infinity pools or hot tub after a full day on the slopes. Christie Hampton...

Meditate, snowboard or sex?

Phil Watt reveals why skiing and snowboarding is as good for you as both meditation and sex. Regardless if we board or ski, there are...

That one time I taught the British army to snowboard

I was recently invited to Austria for two weeks with the British Army to teach them how to snowboard. I can only assume in...

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