What To Pack For Skiing....

What To Pack For Skiing....

When you start preparing for a family skiing holiday, it can be quite daunting at first. Ensuring you have the correct ski gear for all the weathers you could encounter is enough of a headache but now when you have to think about your Little Skiers as well, well it's enough to make the calmest of parents start to stress.[...]



Who are Keen?

Who are Keen?

Keen is an American shoe manufacturing company founded in 2003 and based in Portland, Oregon. Their sandals and boots are now sold worldwide. The first Keen shoes were invented were a sandal that could also protect the toes—they feature a signature thick black bumper covering the toes. They now sell snow boots, casual boots and boots for all outdoor activities. [...]



Ski Back Protectors – do you really need one?

Ski Back Protectors – do you really need one?

Certain areas of your body are more vulnerable to injuries: knees, wrists and lower body injuries are far more common and a back protector won’t help with any of these. However, spinal injuries can occur during a collision or sliding into trees and rocks at the edges of the piste and these types of injuries can be devastating with long term consequences. [...]



Ski Helmet Buying Guide – Ski Helmet Construction

Ski Helmet Buying Guide – Ski Helmet Construction

Wearing a ski helmet ensures your safety. Every ski helmet has to undergo rigorous testing and conform to stringent international safety standards for personal protective equipment. So every ski helmet will protect you and your family whilst skiing. The options available are then purely down to personal preference and budget.[...]



Late season skiing? recommended resorts

Late season skiing? recommended resorts

An early Easter weekend with Good Friday falling on March 14th in 2017, many schools are not breaking up for another fortnight leaving skiing opportunities a little later in 2017. Many schools break up on March 31st 2017 but some are even a week later. [...]



Teach Your Child to Ski

Teach Your Child to Ski

Wanting to teach your child the basics of skiing before starting ski school (or instead of!)? This is made so much easier with a set of Skiing Reins or a Ski Trainer.[...]



8 Best French ski resorts: each with their own appeal

8 Best French ski resorts: each with their own appeal

With so many ski resorts to choose from in France, making a decision on which one is right for you can be an overwhelming task. Everyone has different ideas about which one is best, and this can depend on so many factors, from the range of the ski school facilities to the variety of nightlife options. We have put together a list of 8 French ski resorts which we feel are best for different groups, based on the qualities you might look for in a skiing holiday destination. [...]



Lapland for Christmas?

Lapland for Christmas?

If you are considering a trip this Christmas to Lapland, there is more to it than meeting Father Christmas. He may be the main show for your little ones but alongside that magic there is a vast wilderness to wonder at, wildlife and with a bit of luck, the Northern Lights may put on a show for you too.[...]



Ski Resort Transfer Times

Ski Resort Transfer Times

Helpful guide to transfer times to popular skiing resorts[...]



Skiing - Fascinating Facts

Skiing - Fascinating Facts

Info-graphic on skiing[...]



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