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Best swimming gear

You may think that for swimming competitions you only need swimming suit and goggles, but you are wrong.  If you look at the end of the pool, there is a bulk of stuff in mesh bags and equipment – from water bottles to paddles, caps and even writing pads. If[…]

Best Ski Gear

When planning getaway to mountains, make sure that you have the best equipment in order to enjoy your vacation. Here are some suggestions for you to consider. They are going to keep your warm at all times. Who decided that you need bright neon pants so ski? if you are[…]

The History of Skiing – Part 2

The first part of our series about the history of skiing finished during the mid-1800’s and looked how the cambered design revolutionized skiing at the time and set the standards for the future development of ski making. We continue our story after 1840 and look at the next major development[…]

The Health Benefits of Skiing – Part 2

The second part of our blog to look at all the health benefits associated with skiing looks at how the Alpine activity can improve your balance, can promote healthier eating habits, and also how it can increase the body’s flexibility. Strengthens the Body Skiing is particularly good to improve the[…]

The Health Benefits of Skiing – Part 1

Going on a well-deserved skiing holiday evokes pictures of snowy mountains, quaint log chalets and raucous Après Ski. Some people even treat a ski holiday as a sort of fashion parade where both on and off the slopes is an opportunity to parade in your newly acquired ski clothing. Whatever[…]

What is Apres Ski?

Those that have been skiing will probably have heard of the French expression apres ski, and some of us only really go skiing for the apres ski experience. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, apres ski are social activities that take place in the evening at hotels and restaurants. Apres Ski[…]

The History of Skiing – Part 1

You may think that skiing is something that was designed and developed fairly recently, say in the last couple of centuries. This may be a misapprehension because skiing has recently appeared on the Winter Olympics agenda, but that is because the Winter Olympics Games only started in 1924. There is[…]

The World’s Best Ski Resorts – Part 3

Our final ski jump takes us to Canada and Austria to visit some great but very different ski resorts. The world has some stunning settings for our exploration, and it is hardly surprising as most skiing is partaken in mountains which must be one of nature’s most beautiful settings. So[…]

The World’s Best Ski Resorts – Part 2

This is the second part of our journey down the piste to find the world’s number one ski resort. In part one we traveled to North America, and Switzerland to see some exceptional but very different resorts. In this blog we continue our snow plowing to Europe and Japan and[…]

The World’s Best Ski Resorts – Part 1

What makes a ski resort stand out from the rest? Is it miles of perfect snow and fast pistes? Or expensive and luxurious hotels and spas? Some people like fine dining and good wine? Well to be a top ski resort you really need to have top class skiing, and[…]