Adam Barwood successfully defended his national Slalom title and fifteen-year-old Alice Robinson went two from two to claim the women’s Slalom title as well as the Giant Slalom title earned on Monday.
New Zealand’s top alpine ski racers were back in action today at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area for The Coronet Cup Giant Slalom. It would prove to be a challenging day’s racing with many top ranked racers failing to finish their two runs.
The New Zealand Alpine National Championships got underway in Queenstown today with the Giant Slalom (GS) first on the agenda. Alice Robinson and Willis Feasey were crowned national champions.
The first International Ski Federation (FIS) races of the season wrapped up today at Cardrona Alpine Resort with New Zealand skiers consistently recording top results throughout the four-day series.
Notice is given to the Snow Sports New Zealand (“Snow Sports NZ”) Board and Members of Snow Sports NZ that an Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of Snow Sports NZ will be held commencing at 5:00pm on Friday 29 September 2017.
18 months ago
The Snowvision Rising Stars Camp took place at Coronet Peak Ski Area on Sunday 16 July and even the rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of the 30 aspiring ski racers...
The first slopestyle event, and first event on the Talent ID Pathway, was held yesterday at The Remarkables and couldn't have been on a better day.
Snow Sports New Zealand and Treble Cone have signed a Partnership Agreement which will see Treble Cone become the official resort partner of the NZ Freeride Team.
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The Snowvision Rising Stars Camp offers New Zealand’s next generation of alpine superstars, a chance to get a taste of what it takes to achieve success on the world stage.
On Saturday June 24th, six of the South Island’s premier ski resorts will be giving tertiary students with a current New Zealand student ID, the opportunity to ski or snowboard...
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Snowboarder Tiarn Collins has been named Steve Mowat Building & Construction Ltd Junior Sportsman of the Year at the ASB Otago Sports Awards.
Stunning scenery, world's best talent and Kiwi hospitality are set to be showcased to a global audience with Audi quattro Winter Games NZ revealing its most diverse event yet and all free to view, both on mountain, on ice and on TVNZ’s Duke Channel and 1.
Snow sports athletes were well represented at the Central Otago Sports Awards held in Queenstown on April 28. Jossi Wells was named Central Otago's top sportsman for 2016 and the region's supreme athlete.
As a busy season spent competing throughout Europe and North America draws to a close, New Zealand ski racers Adam Barwood and Willis Feasey have posted career best results at the FIS race series in Aspen, USA.
NZ ski racers Adam Barwood and Willis Feasey have rounded out their Northern Hemisphere season with gold and silver medals in Super-G at the Surefoot Spring Series in the USA.
Tiarn Collins has claimed a bronze medal at the Junior World Championship slopestyle in Spindleruv Mlyn in the Czech Republic.
New Zealand skiers have been showcasing their talents on the international freeride circuit with Craig Murray winning the Freeride World Qualifier tour event in Austria today, and Sam Lee earning his first Freeride World Tour podium with a third place in Alaska.
Zoi Sadowski Synnott has triumphed in the 2016-17 season's slopestyle World Cup finale which was staged at the Snowjam.cz in Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic on Saturday 25 March. It is the 16-year-old teenage snowboarder’s first World Cup win.
Sam Lee has earned his first podium placing on the Freeride World Tour, the sport’s most prestigious competition. Lee finished in third place in today’s competition in Haines, Alaska which is the penultimate stop in the five-stop world tour.
The 2016/17 ski cross season came to a satisfying conclusion on Saturday at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships with New Zealand ski cross racer Jamie Prebble earning a silver medal.