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It's My Dry Slope, My Sport - Georgia Hyett

July 13, 2017

We are aware that grassroots snow sports in the UK invariably revolves around artificial snow or dry slopes, but that doesn't just have to be the beginning, it can be a life-long love affair! 

We're keen to feature people making use of their local dry slope on a regular basis. We want to hear from a diverse background of users from across all disciplines (Ski, Board, Nordic, Disability) young and old. It would be great to have stories from recreational participants, instructors or coaches, competitors and people who work in the sport.

This is Georgia Hyett's Dry Slope Story. Her local dry slope has changed the course of her life by making her determined that snow sports will not just be a life-long hobby but her career as well.

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Funding for Youth Coaches

June 29, 2017

Following a successful fundraising event (Apres Ski Party) Snowsport Cymru Wales has a small pot of funds to award to support the development of young coaches (U21) in Wales. We have £1,500 to allocate in small grants to help some of our young skiers and snowboarders to get on training courses and put something back into the sport.

Applications should be linked to activities at the clubs and centres within Wales ad should demonstrate how they intend to commit to putting something back into the sport in Wales.

Follow the link below to download a funding application form. Applications need to be submitted by 31st July 2017


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It's My Sport, My Dry Slope

June 29, 2017

We are aware that grassroots snow sports in the UK invariably revolves around artificial snow or dry slopes, but that doesn't just have to be the beginning, it can be a life-long love affair! 

We're keen to feature people making use of their local dry slope on a regular basis. We want to hear from a diverse background of users from across all disciplines (Ski, Board, Nordic, Disability) young and old. It would be great to have stories from recreational participants, instructors or coaches, competitors and people who work in the sport.

This is the rather fantastic Morgan Boscan-Williiams' Dry Slope Story! He's got some great ideas! If you like what you read and have a story of your own you'd like to share please email marketing@snowsportwales.net.

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Are You Physically Prepared For The Slopes?

June 21, 2017

Athletic Development Wales and Snowsport Wales join forces to ensure that all youth athletes have the opportunity to become physical prepared for the slopes. And in addition to the ongoing work with our young athletes, Oli Trotman from Athletic Development Wales will be giving some pointers for getting ourselves ready for the slopes staring in our newsletter in August.

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It's My Sport, My Dry Slope

June 19, 2017

We are aware that grassroots snow sports in the UK invariably revolves around artificial snow or dry slopes, but that doesn't just have to be the beginning, it can be a life-long love affair! 

We're keen to feature people making use of their local dry slope on a regular basis. We want to hear from a diverse background of users from across all disciplines (Ski, Board, Nordic, Disability) young and old. It would be great to have stories from recreational participants, instructors or coaches, competitors and people who work in the sport.

This is Bobby Vaughan-Jones' Dry Slope Story, if you like what you read and have a story of your own you'd like to share please email marketing@snowsportwales.net.

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Highlight on Callum Smith

June 15, 2017

Athlete Callum Smith is a British (half Welsh) cross country skiing Olympian who is heading to the PyeongChang Olympics as one of our senior mens X-Country skiers. Having started skiing as an eight year old at a "come and try" session at Huntly Nordic Ski Centre, he progressed through the British Development Squad and onto the National Team aged 15.

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Having completed his chemical engineering studies at Edinburgh University in 2016, he is now based in Lillehammer, training as a full time athlete and looking forward to a promising Olympic season. 

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It's My Sport, My Dry Slope

June 15, 2017

We are aware that grassroots snow sports in the UK invariably revolves around artificial snow or dry slopes, but that doesn't just have to be the beginning, it can be a life-long love affair!

We're keen to feature people making use of their local dry slope on a regular basis. We want to hear from a diverse background of users from across all disciplines (Ski, Board, Nordic, Disability) young and old. It would be great to have stories from recreational participants, instructors or coaches, competitors and people who work in the sport. 

This is Tina Evans' Dry Slope Story, if you like what you read and have a story of your own you'd like to share please email marketing@snowsportwales.net.

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Snowsport Cymru Wales Snowsport Ambassadors

June 14, 2017

JOB DESCRIPTION 

Hours: Voluntary, what ever it takes!

Responsible to: Chief Executive, Snowsport Cymru Wales

Responsible for: Promoting activities of Snowsport Cymru Wales at a local level and helping to generate and improve Social Media communications/stories.

Remuneration: Voluntary, unpaid role

Place of work: Home & your local artificial slope

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