Category : Chill Factore

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...

FIS Indoor Moguls Championships Coming to Manchester

FIS Indoor Moguls Championships Coming to Manchester

Chill Factore in Manchester is set to play host to a FIS (International Ski Federation) European Indoor Moguls Championships on 13 and 14 September 2014. The competition will feature top British and International moguls skiers and will consist of four competitions featuring single and dual...