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World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The world’s biggest indoor snow centre yet is nearing completion and is due to open later this year. Wanda Cultural Tourism City located in the Songbei District of Harbin, a city in the far North east of the country, will not, it seems, take the title of ‘longest indoor snow slope’...

Dry Slope Proposed For Inverness

Dry Slope Proposed For Inverness

A new dry ski slope has been proposed for Inverness in the Scottish Highlands. Snowsports enthusiasts from the local Inverness Backcountry Snowsports Club and Cairngorm Ski Club met to discuss a multi-activity centre centred around a dry ski slope in or close to Inverness and they are currently...

Belgian Dry Slope Demolished Ahead of New Indoor Snow Centre Construction

Belgian Dry Slope Demolished Ahead of New Indoor Snow Centre Construction

The Ski Aspen dry slope at Wilrijk in Belgium has been demolished top allow for the construction of an indoor snow centre this year. The centre had been operating with one of the world’s largest artificial surface ski slopes for more than three decades. Tens of thousands of skiers have learned...

Indoor Boarding Events Raises £41,000 For Cancer Charity

Indoor Boarding Events Raises £41,000 For Cancer Charity

An annual Freestyle Event staged at Manchester’s Chill Factore indoor snow slope raised nearly £14,000 for a local cancer charity. Hosted by the Subvert Boardstore, the event was just the latest in a series that have so far raised a total of £41,000 donated to The Christie charity, based in...

New Year Round Ski Slope Opens Near Vienna

New Year Round Ski Slope Opens Near Vienna

A new year-round ski slope has opened at the traditional ski centre of  in Puchberg Am Schneeberg, located about one hour far from Austria’s capital Vienna by car. The new slope was declared open by the former female champion skier Michaela Dorfmeister. Created by the Austrian company...