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The End of Après-Ski?

The End of Après Ski? With the ever more imminent arrival of a no deal Brexit making it hard for British entertainers to move across borders to perform in ski resorts and a global pandemic evidently bringing the entertainment industry to its knees, many are making the somewhat valid assumption that ski resort events and après-ski will not be taking place this winter. Some are predicting that the champagne showers will dry up and the sound of stomping ski boots

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Tour de France Meribel info

Tour De France info for vistors to Meribel The arrival of the Tour de France on 16th September to Meribel at the top of the new cycle route of the Col De la Loze is already being heralded the “mythical” stage by cycling journalists. At an altitude of 2304m and with a 360 degree view of the surrounding peaks its easy to see why it has such a high status already. Since the roads completion last year Meribel has seen scores of amateur

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E-bike Festival and Show – exhibitors last few places

  ‘’High Voltage’’ E-Bike Festival and Show 5-13 September 2020   You are an e-bike brand and or bike accessory provider – we have the last few Exhibitor places for our Show – Free of charge! ….can you be agile and reactive and take the initiative to join us at the heart of the three valleys this summer?   Meribel launches the inaugural E-bike Festival and Show Meribel will play host to a week-long E-Bike festival and show from 5th

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CChamonix glacier receding

Seeing is believing – disappearing glaciers – time to act!

Alps Integral is looking to connect with the environmentally conscious organisations, businesses, activists within the ski industry and this is why. Its not new information that the global glacial mass is shrinking, only the very ardent tin foil hat wearers deny that part of the global warming story, even if they deny its causes. The World Glacier Monitoring Service reports a downward trend since the 1800’s and with 23 straight years of negative ice mass balance – its clear the

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New news for France’s confinement and how to prepare to re-open

In a fast changing landscape we look at today’s announcements from France regarding reopening from 8 weeks of confinement and how we need to adapt and move on safely and reassuringly New Covid 19 news for France and how to prepare for re-opening Prime minister Edouard Phillipe has just added some detail to what was already known about ‘reopening’ France on 11th May. He also issued today the new Covid Map of France which highlights which ‘départements’ can start to

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2020 report on Snow and Mountain Tourism

The International Report on Snow & Mountain Tourism 2020 has been published by Swiss author Laurent Vanat. The yearly report is an overview of key ski industry figures for the entirety of the ski market covering any nations that have mechanically operated lift systems. The full report is downloadable at the bottom of this blog post, but we have taken some of the data most relevant to us and whilst keeping an eye on other geographies and boiled down the

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