Category : Operational

It’s Bring Your Dogs To Work (on Indoor Snow) Day

It’s Bring Your Dogs To Work (on Indoor Snow) Day

Manchester’s indoor snow centre Chill Factore celebrated ‘Bring Your Dog to Work Day’ on Friday 23rd June by welcoming dogs to join its employees to gain work experience. The pooches assisted the Chill Factore team with lessons on the beginner’s slope, offering a helping paw on the guest...

The World’s Largest Centre for Indoor Skiing with Ski Machines

The World’s Largest Centre for Indoor Skiing with Ski Machines

An indoor snow centre in The Netherlands is claiming to be the world’s largest centre for indoor skiing with ski machines. Following a make over SnowSportCenterUtrecht now contains four of the machines with moving ski carpets which move towards the skier on a slope, so the skier stays still as...

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Set to Open June 30th

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Set to Open June 30th

The biggest indoor snow centre yet has been given an opening date of Friday June 30th 2017.  Unusually for an industry where indoor snow centre construction projects often over run, this is two months earlier than the original ‘August 2017’ date. The huge complex in Harbin, North Eastern...

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...

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...