Extreme Sheffield is still happening, says developer

The long-awaited redevelopment of Sheffield Ski Village, one of the former leading dry ski centers in Europe and the United Kingdom, must continue according to its developer. Alastair Gosling, from Extreme, told the Sheffield Star newspaper that the company now hopes to open the £ 25million project at the former …

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Was skiing in the past better?

It’s approaching 12 months since ski resorts around the world were forced to lower the shutters at the start of the ski season, to an unprecedented extent to help curb the spread of the coronavirus. Skiing holidays have since been hit by the pandemic and UK skiers and snowboarders are …

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Skiing and the police in the pandemic

This image of Norwegian police taking their skis to check everyone was following the coronavirus rules at the resort town of Røldal (they would be glad they were) got us thinking about the different approaches that police, or other law enforcement officials, in different ski nations have been asked to …

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