Every woman’s nightmare turns to joy at the snow

Natasha Warlond went into labour early during a blizzard on the road to Omeo from Hotham ski resort in Australia. Time was tight and...

Life or death sentence for lift pass cheaters?

  Twelve skiers and snowboarders banned for life in twelve days in New Zealand So you bought a five day lift pass and you leave the...

How Olympic medalist freeskier Gus Kenworthy has redefined ‘gay’

You can smell the male teenage testosterone long before you witness it in action at any ski resort terrain park. Rich white boys dressed...

What does decent ski town housing, Santa Claus & the Easter...

Kill me now, I am trying to find housing in a ski town. I am up against some pretty stiff competition. I know because I...

15 Snowboard & Ski Hacks to Make Your Day On the...

You've just arrived at your favourite snow resort for an epic day of skiing or snowboarding and you're super stoked until you get stuck...

The true cost of a budget ski trip? It’s not what...

It’s been a week since my 13 year old daughter and I had a last minute snow adventure in Australia. We waited until we...

Why we all need a little Britt Cox in our lives

The Olympics is a beast. It is like no event you have competed in, attended or reported on before. The logistics alone present challenge...

Going gay in Sochi

I loathe writing about a person's sexuality because it really is irrelevant. Who cares who you love, it just matters that you do. It is...

Are we really surprised by the cocaine epidemic in ski towns?

If you think ski towns are class A drug free then you're clearly living in la la land and not in the ski towns...

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...

Dear ski daughter, things I’d teach my snow child

I have no children. I now consider that to be a choice. The very act of not making a choice is, in itself, making...

Girl on girl snow retreats

No testosterone allowed. What really goes on at all female snowboarding and ski weeks. When I first learned to ski I only wanted to hang...

When helicopters and snow don’t mix

We heard the chopper blades before we saw them, the ominous sound of whirring air that signals the change in someone's life circumstance. Helicopters...

When women in action sports are not pretty

Former pro snowboarder, qualified heli guide and founder of StillStoked.com Alexa Hohenberg, writes for SnowsBest on female athletes in the action sports world and...

Hot tips for the weekend warrior powder stash and dash

Oh the Weekend Warrior.  Just the very thought of it fills my heart with apathy. Or is it empathy? Because now it’s Southern Hemisphere...

5 ways snowboarding can help disillusioned youth

Expelled from one of Adelaide's highly regarded colleges to now coaching snowboarding all over the world, I’ve seen and been a part of many...

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