Browsing entries tagged with World Championships

28 Feb 2012

New chair in Schladming range

New chair in Schladming range

With the World Alpine Ski Championships just a year away, the ski area comprising Schladming and its four mountains has been getting heavy investment in lift upgrades and other facilities. This winter,…

25 May 2010

Snowboarding World Champs announced

Snowboarding World Champs announced

TTR Pro Snowboarding has announced plans for a Snowboarding World Championships, to take place every four years. The new event will start from the 2011/12 winter season and will feature men and women’s…

18 Jan 2010

New ski routes in Grandvalira

New ski routes in Grandvalira

Grandvalira has increased opportunities for advanced skiers, with the addition of three more freeride routes. The ski area is not noted its expert terrain; most of the pistes firmly reside in the intermediate…

31 Dec 2009

Garmisch invests ahead of Olympic bid

Garmisch invests ahead of Olympic bid

Germany’s Garmisch-Partenkirchen has installed a new fast quad this winter to serve its World Championship slopes, and hopefully boost Munich’s chances of hosting the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Launch…

22 Dec 2009

Saas Fee preps for ice champs

Saas Fee preps for ice champs

If you’re in Saas Fee in January, the Ice Climbing World Championships is a thrilling diversion off the slopes. And there is much more besides … The Ice Climbing World Championships attracts some of…

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