New matting at Snowtrax

Revolutionary new ski matting arrives! Posted on July 26, 2011 by snowtrax Exciting news… We’re the first slope in the UK to upgrade to the latest Ski Mat design. In our opinion the new surface is the most realistic available, using cutting edge design & technologies. Extensive testing has been carried out over the last few months & feedback has been phenomenal. Stage 1 gets underway next week, with the…

Snowsport England Move

Snowsport England move office to Sports Park Loughborough An exciting phase in the long history of Snowsport England (formerly the English Ski Council) will take place this summer. The head office, which has been based in council premises above the area Library in Halesowen since the organisation began in 1979, will move to Sports Park in Loughborough, part of the Loughborough University complex. The move has come about due to…

Faculties SSE

Snowsport England has identified the ten ski facilities across the country that are set to be placed at the centre of its efforts to increase the number of people participating in snow sports. Alpine Snow Centre in Aldershot, Hampshire; Sheffield Ski Village and the Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire are among the clubs and facilities earmarked to receive a share of £985,000 Sport England funding. Snozone in Castleford, West…

Olympic Team Funding

Good morning,   As you know, Snowsport GB have had major financial difficulties and the team going to compete in the Olympics are left without sufficient funding. I know it’s been coming for a long time but it seems so unfair on the athletes who have put so much commitment and dedication to getting to Vancouver.   BBC Sport – Vancouver 2010 – British Ski body goes into administration news.bbc.co.uk…

Funding

  Dear club,   Hope you are all well, and making to most out of the winter. To keep every one in the loop there is some funding available, which some of you might be able to benefit from:     Welcome to BBC Children in Need’s grants programme. Our grants are open to organisations working with disadvantaged children and young people who are 18 years old and under. Your…

2009 Accounts

Details Income Expenditure Totals Balance @ close of accounts 2008 £3,732.05 £3,732.05 Race fees deposited into Lloyds TSB £8,740.00 £12,472.05 Slope fees/race day expenses -£5,496.25 £6,975.80 SSE grant £643.36 £7,619.16 Tri region 2008 & 2009 £591/inter regional fee 2009 £100 -£691.00 £6,928.16 Tri region expenses – T shirts -£519.51 £6,408.65 BBQ end of season expenses -£125.85 £6,282.80 Trophies -£1,899.14 £4,383.66 Raffle 20/9 £377 BBQ charge £300 £7.00 £4,390.66 Prize money…

SRSA AGM 2009

Hi all the AGM for the SRSA will be held on the 12th November at Bracknell 7.30pm onwards followed by a discussion about the SRSA Snowsports Development Plan 2009. Copy attached. Agenda to follow. Please put the date in your diary and please come and support your region and have your say on the development of the SRSA over the next 5 years. Cheers Darren Schmidt SRSA Chairman

SRSA Development Plan

The SRSA development plan is available here. The minutes from the Snowsport England AGM and latest council meeting are also available: AGM, Council.