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Can Ski Dreams Come True? You Bet!

A young Austrian boy, Luca Stocker has a dream, he wants to ski as well as fellow countryman Marcel Hircher. Now, that is a wonderful dream and it seems to be shaping up.

KIRSTY MUIR: BEST OF THE BRITS

The 15-year-old freestyle skier was the top GB performer in a busy weekend of snowsports action as she just missed an Olympic medal. It follows Katie Ormerod’s World Cup bronze as she continues her comeback.

BRONZE FOR KATIE ORMEROD 

The British snowboarder has her first World Cup slopestyle podium in almost four years.  It’s another sign that she’s back on form after serious injury.

ADELBODEN WOES FOR DAVE RYDING

The Rocket had a tough day in the office in the Swiss resort, finishing outside the top 20. Elsewhere GB skiers have being doing rather well.

DAVE RYDING 7TH IN MADONNA DI CAMPIGLIO

It’s the first top 10 of the season for GB’s leading alpine skier. It should give him confidence with his next race in just four days.

DAVE RYDING 18TH IN ZAGREB

Great Britain’s number one alpine skier is still waiting to break into the top 10 this season. He has his next chance in just 3 days.

THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLY OF SNOWSPORTS

The head of the International Ski Federation reflects on 10 years of the best & worst in skiing & snowboarding as we enter a new decade.

WILL RUGBY LEAD TO MORE SKIING IN JAPAN?

If you have been watching the Rugby World Cup & been tempted, you’re not the only one. We look at the influence the tournament may have on skiing.

BLIND SKI CHAMPION & GUIDE DOG BARRED FROM SUPERMARKET

Sainsbury’s has apologised after refusing entry to a store in London to John Dickinson-Lilley. UPDATED

FIRST TASTE OF SKIING

Thirty school pupils have skied for the first time after winning a competition run by the affordable sports retailer, Decathlon. PlanetSKI tagged along.

London 2012 Daily round up

Each morning during the Olympic Games on PlanetSKI we bring you a summary of how things are from Team GB. How we have done and what is coming up during the day. In the avalanche of information we hope you find it interesting and useful.

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Best of luck to Charlotte Bankes and Huw Nightingale in the first @fissnowboard Cross World Cup event this year 🤩🏂

Official program:
2.12. - Qualification

3.12. - Race
⏱️: 10:30 GMT

#gbsnowsport @SnowAndRock

December’s Ski News in Brief - Live & Updated

- Lionel Messi Compared to Ski Legend Alberta Tomba
- George Ezra Kicks Off Spring Concerts in Ischgl
- Jackson Hole Tram Opens this W/end
- FIS Snowboard Cross World Cup Season Kicks Off

Read more here: https://planetski.eu/2022/12/01/decembers-ski-news-in-brief-live-updated/

PlanetSKI Gear Reviews: Winter 22/23

In the first of a sporadic series of gear reviews over the winter our gear editor Alf Alderson checks out a few skiing essentials.

https://planetski.eu/2022/11/28/planetski-gear-reviews-winter-22-23/

Congratulations Lloyd on being elected to the BOA Athletes’ Commission

“Given my background in a smaller, fringe sport, and recent involvement in commercial representation, I hope I can draw from my experience to give a voice to athletes from all sports and all backgrounds.”

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