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Dec
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MASSIVE STORM POUNDS THE ALPS

To say it is welcome is an understatement as Xmas approaches. 1m is falling but with VERY high winds. PlanetSKI reports from the thick of it. UPDATED

TIGNES IN THE SNOWSTORM

The French resort has been in the thick of the snowstorm. PlanetSKI's been out to bring you the scenes. NEW


WHERE TO SKI THIS CHRISTMAS

It's not too late to book an Xmas trip with all the fresh snow falling. This could be the year to head to the Alps at Christmas. UPDATED


WEEKEND WRAP

Musgrave leads British World Cup charge after a busy weekend for GB athletes: UPDATED


9-YEAR OLD OVERTURNS SNOWBALL BAN

In the town of Severance in Colorado throwing a snowball was illegal. Not any more after the child argued the law should change. NEW


XMAS IS COMING...

Santa(s) is (are) on the slopes, resorts are putting up their decorations and the festive mood is building. UPDATED


THE PLANETSKI DEALS CLUB

Simply THE best ski holiday offers out there and all in one place. Katie Bamber brings you our December edition. UPDATED & ROLLING...


DECEMBER NEWS IN BRIEF

Avalanche in Aosta kills 1, snow & wind cancels Val d'Isere races + Crystal Ski releases 2019/20 holidays. NEW & UPDATED


DECEMBER SKIING SECRETS

PlanetSKI in The Times, Pup plays in snow, 'How Young?' Suggestive Xmas lights, white reindeer in Norway + woof woof . NEW & UPDATED
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PLANETSKI'S WEEKLY SNOW REPORT

Some much needed snow is falling in the Alps. Parts have seen variable snow cover but now heavy snow is coming down in places. UPDATED

LES3VALLEES OPENS FOR WINTER

PlanetSKI is in the largest ski domain in the world this weekend as it fires up its lifts. We're staying in Les Menuires, where it's snowing. UPDATED

#WINTERISCOMING

Game of Thrones is coming to the Arctic Circle in Finnish Lapland, but not quite as fans of the TV series would imagine.

MUM KNOWS BEST ABOUT SKIING WITH KIDS

Especially if the Mum is the ex-GB racer, Chemmy Alcott. A mother of one, and soon to be mother of two.

OLYMPIC SKIER RETIRES AS FUNDING RUNS OUT

Freestyle skier Molly Summerhayes can't afford to go on. There's huge sympathy & frustration at her plight.

HOW TO BE A BETTER SKIER

Beginner, intermediate or advanced. Whatever your level you can improve this winter. But what's the right way to do it?

THE RIGHT SKI BOOT

Why invest in a pair of ski boots professionally fitted & moulded to your feet? Well, here are all the reasons why... NEW

TOP 5 SKIS FROM ELLIS BRIGHAM

We're rolling out some Top Fives in gear, starting with the most exciting piece of kit: skis. NEW
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XMAS MARKETS IN THE ALPS

In the Tirol in Austria to be precise. We choose the best five on offer to get in the Xmas spirit. NEW

7 NOVEL SKI FEATURES

Decathlon's ski game is strong. And to top it, here are 7 innovations to make skiing that bit more... exciting.

WORKING A SKI SEASON?

Heading for the mountains and a season in the snow with some work thrown in? Don't forget to get insured. NEW

A NEW COLOUR FOR WINTER

Purple Ski runs 7 luxurious chalets in Meribel, located in its most exclusive corners. Tempted?

SELF-CATERING: THE FUTURE OF SKIING?

Pierre & Vacances, the leading provider of self-catered chalets across Europe, advises on how to be savvy with self-catering.

10 QUIRKY FACTS FROM 5 US RESORTS

Steamboat, Winter Park, Deer Valley, Mammoth Mountain and Squaw Valley. Here's what you may not know about them. NEW

BEN'S BUS FOR LOW COST TRAVEL

Sensibly priced coach transfers in the French Alps so you can spend your Euros on the fun side of skiing...

ONE FOR THE SKI TEACHERS

LEAD Camp is back & with a new line-up of industry experts hand picked to help us Learn: Explore: Aspire: Develop.

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