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Category: SPORTS

Whistler – StaaG ski resort handbook

Whistler – North America Resort height: 675m – 2,285m The terrain is undoubtedly the main pull of Whistler Blackcomb, countless accolades and records have been attained, in conjunction with the vast and varied terrain. Coming together at the base of Whistler Village, two mountains converge and are interconnected via the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. Popular amongst […]

Val d’Isere – StaaG ski resort handbook

Val d’Isere – France Resort height: 1,550m – 3,450m Total piste length: 300km The town coupled with the terrain make this one of the most popular resorts amongst Brits. Quality is the cornerstone of this resort and only top quality fixtures are featured. The snow is also a sure thing and keeps the most seasoned of skiers […]

St Anton – StaaG ski resort handbook

St Anton  – Austria Resort height: 1,304m – 2,811m Total piste length: 280km From its accessibility to its heritage, St Anton’s ticks a lot of boxes. With a mere 2,680 inhabitants the town itself is a charming place with a great atmosphere. In terms of its accessibility, St Anton’s is within easy reach of three international airports […]

Verbier – StaaG ski resort handbook

Verbier – Switzerland Resort height: 1,500m – 3,330m Total piste length: 150km Verbier is a popular resort amongst the young fashionable set. It is the largest and most popular resort of Switzerland’s 4 Valleys. Its appeal can be attributed to its idyllic location, challenging terrain and emphasis on après-ski. Its accessibility is also a plus point, situated […]

Morzine/Avoriaz – StaaG ski resort handbook

Morzine/Avoriaz – France Resort height: 1,000m – 2,350m Total piste length: 110km Found within the Portes du Soleil area, Morzine and Avoriaz are two closely situated ski resorts. Despite their close proximity and growing popularity amongst international skiers, the resorts have some notable differences. Morzine is the more established of the pair, having welcomed skiers for more […]

Longines Global Show Jumping Champions Tour

(London: 24th – 26th July 2015) Taking place from the 24th to the 26th of July, the Longines Global Show Jumping Champion’s Tour is in its 11th round, which will be hosted by London.  The event, which celebrates show jumping talent from all corners of the globe, will take place in Syon Park amidst a stunning backdrop of fields, […]