Category : Chill Factore

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...

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...

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 British Snowsports Competition League

New British Snowsports Competition League

A new concept in snowsports competition has been created, aimed at growing British freestyle talent. The idea behind the Championship Ski and Snowboard (CSS), is to get local dry slopes and indoor snow centres to create teams and compete against other centres across Britain. Rather than face...

Chill Factore Replaces its 128 Tonnes of Snow with Fresh Flakes

Chill Factore Replaces its 128 Tonnes of Snow with Fresh Flakes

The Chill Factore indoor snow centre in Manchester has replaced all of the snow on its 180 metre slope. The ‘Slope Scrape’ takes place every three to four years, and involves using a Pisten Bully trail groomer to literally scrape the 128 tonnes of snow off the slope before replacing it with...