Category : World

Over 2000 Children Try Snowsports During Special Schools Week – Double Previous Year

Over 2000 Children Try Snowsports During Special Schools Week – Double Previous Year

The second ‘National Schools Snowsport Week’ in England, sponsored by Visit Andorra, saw 2293 children from 77 schools got involved in the Snowsport England initiative, more than double the number in 2016. National Schools Snowsport Week sponsored by Visit Andorra gave opportunities for...

Piste Map Published For World’s New Biggest Indoor Snow Centre

Piste Map Published For World’s New Biggest Indoor Snow Centre

A piste map has been published revealing the six runs within the world’s new biggest indoor snow centre – by snow surface area – set to open in China next month.   The Harbin Wanda Snow Amusement Park which opens in June will have six runs up to 500 metres long. The main black run is 380m...

New World First For World’s New Largest Indoor Snow Centre

New World First For World’s New Largest Indoor Snow Centre

The world’s new largest indoor snow centre, due to open in Harbin, China, this summer, will have at least one additional world first. Conveyor lift specialists Sunkid will unveil a world first conveyor belt with motorised handrail. “The motorised handrail opens up entirely new options in...

Combs Family Ventures of Missouri adds Snowflex® to its Summer Attractions in Branson

Combs Family Ventures of Missouri adds Snowflex® to its Summer Attractions in Branson

Briton Engineering Developments has announced that it has been contracted to design and build their latest Snowflex® project in Branson, Missouri in the USA. Briton were awarded the order, from Combs Family Ventures, who own and operate Branson Zip Lines and Canopy Tours, to design and build...

Indoor Snow Centre Launches Snowboarding School for Dogs

Indoor Snow Centre Launches Snowboarding School for Dogs

The Chill Factore indoor snow centre near Manchester in England has launched a new snowboarding school for dogs, proving that you can teach an old dog new tricks! Home to the longest indoor real snow slope in the UK, skiers and snowboarders get their adrenaline fix at Chill Factore, and now the...

More Details Emerge Of Ski Egypt

More Details Emerge Of Ski Egypt

More details are beginning to emerge about the set up of Ski Egypt, the first indoor snow centre to open in Africa, which welcomed its first skiers last month. The centre’s operators, Majid Al Futtaim Leisure and Entertainment, who also run the world famous Ski Dubai, have confirmed that the...