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Bronze for Jenny Jones in Sochi

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Team GB has already made the United Kingdom proud by bringing home a medal in the first week at  the Sochi Olympic Winter Games. 33-year-old snowboarder Jenny Jones received a bronze medal in slopestyle on Sunday, 9 February, the first medal for Great Britain at the Games, and the first ever medal for any  Briton on snow. Her hometown, Downend,… more »

Athlete Profile: Justin Taylor-Tipton

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Name: Justin Taylor-Tipton Sport:  Freestyle Skiing DOB:    22/09/2000 Hometown: West Hallam Sponsors:     Invert Surf Skate and Snow, Wilkinsons Bio Summary: I am thirteen years old from a small Derbyshire village, and I have two siblings, a brother and a sister, who both love snow sports. I’m lucky to have a mum and dad who take care of the… more »

LGBT Awareness Ahead of Sochi

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On the day the opening ceremony is to take place for the Winter Olympic in Sochi, Google has taken a firm stance on Russia’s unspoken policy on “non-traditional” relationships. Google, the 68th largest public company in the world, according to Forbes` Global 2000 list, and worth over $268 billion, created a ‘doodle’ on the home page of their search engine… more »

Team GB Squad Predictions

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With 56 members in the Team GB squad, it’s the largest number of competitors for Great Britain in the Winter Olympics since the games in Calgary, in 1988, when a grand total of 62 athletes competed. Not surprisingly, the United States team will be presenting 230 athletes, more than the host nation, Russia, with 225 participants. Canada’s team trail slightly… more »

Slopestyle Qualification for Team GB in Sochi

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Team GB are starting the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics off with a bang early, as snowboarder Jamie Nicholls qualifies for the finals of slopestyle, and three others qualify for the semi-finals of the slopestyle competition. Jamie Nicholls, 20, of Bradford, will compete in the snowboarding slopestyle finals on 8 February, at 08.45 GMT,  against first place Maxence Perrot of Canada,… more »

Skiplex Family Weekend

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Looking for a exciting family holiday that doesn’t involve dragging your children through museums? You needn’t look too far, as Skiplex indoor ski slopes are holding a family event on 8 February 2014, where parents and kids alike can enjoy the only continuous indoor revolving ski slopes in the United Kingdom. Go join the fun as Skiplex ring in the upcoming… more »

Shin Shields – Extreme Impact Protection

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Shin Shields revolutionizes the ski experience thanks to PORON® XRD® Extreme Impact Protection British company, Shin Shields, has developed the ultimate shin protection for skiers and snowboarders.  Using state-of-the-art PORON® XRD® impact technology, the Shin Shields pads slip into your sock.  Upon impact Shin Shields firm up to form a comfortable, protective shell and will absorb up to 90 percent… more »

How To: Left Side 540 Ski Trick

ExpertVillage, the ultimate how-to video guide, shows an advanced skiing trick involving one-and-a-half spins (540 degrees) and landing backward, opposite to the starting position. Not for beginners, the left side 540 ski trick is for the more experienced skier!

Nate Kern & GB Snowboarders training for Sochi in NZ

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Published on 6 Nov 2013 GB team riders Rowan Coultas, Billy Morgan, Katie Ormerod, Sam Turnbull and Nate Kern snowboarding and training in New Zealand and Australia in September 2013

Top Four Independent Snow Sports PR Companies In The UK

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The Brands Ski-Write is a “long-established, dedicated Snow Sports PR service for the UK and international travel market.” Co-creators Sue and Rob Freeman established the company in 1985; it is a direct result of their combined journalistic skills and passion for the ski industry. When asked, their objective is “to deliver great results for the client in the UK media…. more »

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