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    Double win for Dougie Crawford in his ski racing swansong

    The Scottish Alpine Championships returned to Nevis Range where stunning conditions enabled two FIS GS races to take place. Shortly after announcing he would retire after the Scottish Champs, Dougie Crawford reigned supreme taking both the Scottish Champs title and winning the FIS GS race. In the Ladies races, ...

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    Dougie Crawford announces retirement

    Nine years in the British Ski Team, 25 time British Champion, 21st in the World Championships in Val D’Isere and a career high World Ranking of 54, Britain’s top downhill racer and arguably Britain’s best all round male alpine racer has announced that this Thursday’s Giant Slalom Scottish ...

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    Delancey British Alpine Childrens Championships 2015 ends on a high in Tignes

    After battling with tricky weather conditions for much of the week, the Delancey British National Alpine Children’s Championships ended on a high with a bluebird day, concluding a challenging but rewarding week which gave the rising stars of British skiing a chance showcase their talents. Tuesday ...

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    Good dump of snow for Easter!

    British Summer Time this year heralded some wintry conditions everywhere, bringing joy to lovers of Scotland’s mountain snowsports areas. With 18 to 20 inches of snow falling in the west Highlands over the last two days, and a little less in the east, Nevis Range, Glencoe Mountain and CairnGorm ...

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    The Delancey British National Alpine Champs draws to a close with the National Junior Slalom

    Sunday was the final day of the action in Tignes for the Delancey British National Alpine Senior and Junior Championship, with Nick Moynihan and Alice MacCaulay taking the Junior Slalom titles.  Nick Moynihan opened the Slalom, finishing his first run in an impressive 35.88 seconds, setting the standard ...

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    Eve Mackenzie and Harry Wright take over Tignes in Ski Slopestyle

    Day 2 of the BRITS 2015 saw a huge pool of competitors for the British Freeski Championship in Ski Slopestyle, with a total of 66 riders riding the specially prepared slopestyle course in Tignes. The athletes not only had to battle it out with each other in the Under18s and Overall categories, but they were also ...

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    Scottish National FIS Championships! 9-12th April, Nevis Range

    We are delighted to be hosting the Scottish National FIS Championships from Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th April at Nevis Range, Scotland. The schedule will consist of the following: Thursday 9th April - FIS Giant Slalom (Scottish National Championships) Friday 10th April - FIS Giant Slalom Saturday 11th April - ...

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    Track your progress

    NEWS for all keen Alpine race trainees and athletes. You can now start tracking your Alpine skills development and progress, using the Snowsport Scotland Athlete Tracking System. Launched in December 2014 the tracker offers athletes and club trainees, interested in monitoring their progress, the ability to log ...

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    Coaching update: UKCP L2 Trained Remit

    After receiving feedback from various Scottish clubs regarding the limited numbers of L2 Licenced Alpine coaches who are available to work in Scotland during the winter, there has been a time limited change to the remit for L2 coaches to support athlete and club development.   As of the 7th January 2015, ...

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    Snowsports Insurance available through Snowsport Scotland!

    Do you regularly take part in snowsports? Are you looking for travel insurance, or, performance training cover, or just want to make sure you are covered for the trips you make to the Scottish snow? We have arranged access to insurance cover through Fogg Insurance, which we believe to be the best for our members ...

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    Nordic Coach Roy Young named Snowsport Scotland Coach of the Year

    On the weekend of 22-23 rd November 2014, Snowsport Scotland hosted ‘The Gathering’, an annual event at the sportscotland facility, Glenmore Lodge near Aviemore. This event brings together clubs, competitors, coaching and presenters to network and develop stronger relationships and this year, the ...

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    Snowboarder Stuart Innes named Snowsport Scotland Young Volunteer of the Year

    On the weekend of 22-23 rd November 2014, Snowsport Scotland hosted ‘The Gathering’, an annual event at the sportscotland facility, Glenmore Lodge near Aviemore. This event brings together clubs, competitors, coaching and presenters to network and develop stronger relationships and this year, the ...

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    SSS Annual Award Winners Announced

    On the weekend of 22-23 rd November 2014, Snowsport Scotland hosted ‘The Gathering’, an annual event at the sportscotland facility, Glenmore Lodge near Aviemore. This event brings together clubs, competitors, coaching and presenters to network and develop stronger relationships and this year, the ...

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    British snowsports bodies move towards coordinated coaching and instructing pathway

    In a significant move towards a complete and co-ordinated UK Coaching and Instructing pathway, British Association of Snowsports Instructors (BASI), Snowsport England, Snowsport Scotland and Snowsport Wales have agreed that they will recognise each other’s refresher courses. Holders of Level 1 and Level 2 ...

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    October FAST Camp - Tignes

    FAST (Focused Alpine Scottish Training) is the brand name of the Scottish Combined Alpine Camps initiative. There are two main aims: (1) to increase cooperation between Clubs resulting in better planned and less fragmented year round training programmes for young Scottish skiers and (2) to maximise economies ...

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    John Hynes Fund for Coach Education

    An updated form is no available for members to apply for support for Coach Education. John Hynes was the Head Coach/Manager at Hillend Ski Centre for many year. Following his death in 1988 this fund was set up in his memory with the goal of assisting coaches to achieve further qualifications.  Funding is ...

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    New Member Benefits: Cotswold Outdoor Ltd!

    As we continually look to improve the package available to all members we are pleased to announce a new benefit available to members. Cotswold Outdoor Ltd has a range of outdoor clothing and equipment with stores around the UK and an online store. All Snowsport Scotland Club Members and competitors can ...

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    CLUBS

    The club scene is the heartbeat of Snowsports in Scotland and is the perfect place to start getting involved in all aspects of Snowsports. Dont be shy, contact your local club today!

    Many of the original clubs which formed the organisation in 1963 are still active and involved in the running of the organisation. The clubs offer a wide range of facilities, opportunities and activities that are shown on the pages linked to this one. Individuals from the member clubs carry out many of the functions of Snowsport Scotland by contributing to race organisation and various committees.

    All of the clubs offer different opportunities for their members and some clubs represent particular interests. Certain clubs have their own facilities for use by their members; these range from a garage/workshop for ski maintenance; a hut at one or more of the snow resorts and some have their own artificial slopes. 

    Benefits for members of clubs affiliated to Snowsport Scotland include worldwide civil liability insurance, discount winter sports insurance, access to Snowsport Scotland courses and eligibility to participate in Club and National ski races.

    2014/15 CLUB LIST

    Aberdeen Snowsports Club
    Alpine Training Club
    Angus Ski Club
    Arbroath Ski Club
    Ayrshire Junior Snowsports Club
    Bathgate Ski Club
    Bearsden Ski & Board Club
    Blairgowrie Ski Club
    Braemar Snowsports Club
    British Nordic Development Squad
    Cairngorm Biathlon & Nordic Ski Club
    Cairngorm Ski Club
    Cairngorm Snowboard Club
    Clarkston Snowsports Club
    Dundee Ski Club
    Edinburgh Ski Club
    Glasgow Ski & Snowboard Centre
    Glasgow Ski Club
    Glencoe Ski Club
    Gordon Skiers
    Highland Nordic
    Huntly Nordic Ski Club
    Inverness Backcountry Snowsports Club
    Lothian Ski Racing Association
    Lowther Hills Ski Club
    Muckhart & District Snowsport Club
    P3
    Perth Ski Club
    Polmonthill Snowsports Club
    Scottish Ski Club
    Scottish Telemark Club
    Scottish Visually Impaired Skiers
    Snow Factor Racing
    Skye & Lochalsh Ski Club
    Team Harte Racing
    Western Track Ski Club

     

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