Monthly Archives: January 2011

EasyJet pilot amongst those killed in Val d’Isere

James Whalley an EasyJet pilot who flew from Gatwick Airport was one of four people who died in a massive avalanche in the Val d’Isere. He was skiing with six others when the 100 metre wide avalance hit the party … Continue reading

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New Zealand boy in Aspen lift drama

After slipping from an Aspen chairlift an eight-year-old New Zealand boy was left dangling high above the ground but was saved by resort ski patrollers who broke his fall after adopting firman style tactics beneath the lift. The boy who … Continue reading

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160 skiers rescued from lift in Austria

A faulty chairlift meant Austrian authorities had to call for helicopters and emergency crews to rescue around 160 skiers and snowboarders in western Austria. Those in accessable positions were lowered to the ground but 17 had to be flown out … Continue reading

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Ski Ladies Weeks – St Anton joins the crowd!

Ladies – St Anton are offering you a great deal! On and off piste there are offers for you! Continue reading

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Good Ski Insurance key as Ski Theft surges

Surge in Austrian ski thefts means taskforce established whilst holidaymakers are urged to ensure they have full ski insurance. Continue reading

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