Flashback of the XVIIIth edition of the GEM Altigliss Challenge
The 2017 edition of the World Ski Championships
Altigliss wanted to thank all its participants for their visit and for their good humor. You have made this XVIIIth edition of the GEM Altigliss Challenge unforgettable ! Altigliss also wanted to thank its 62 members who have been working hard for several months to make this event magical ! Altigliss was particularly keen to […]
Will we be able to ski this season?
From 6th to 19th February, the Swiss resort of St. Moritz is hosting the 44th edition of the World Ski Championships. This competition, which takes place every two years, is a very important event for skiers: it is among other things that outsiders can often express themselves. It consists of several events: slalom, giant, […]
Unusual activities to try in the mountains
At the beginning of November, snowfall predicted good snow conditions. But unfortunately, the scenario of the past two years is reproduced due to an anticyclone over the French mountains. Is there still snow? The last heavy snowfall occurred in November. The dry weather has deteriorated the quality of the snow present on the mountains […]
The Critérium de la Première neige
Over the past few years, ski resorts overflow with ideas to introduce new activities to vacationers. Skiing or snowboarding would become almost obsolete. – Snooc: This is a mix between skiing and sledding. In one minute, sealskin skis turn into an elevated sludge. Snooc allows you to discover new sensations on the […]
MOUNTAINS ARE CALLING !
On 10th-11st December, Altigliss association went to Val d’Isère to participate at the Critérium de la première neige. Presentation The Critérium de la première neige has been held every year in Val d’Isère since 1955. This event, organized by le Club des Sports de Val d’Isère, takes place during two weekends: one is […]
The E-ski is oustanding!
The good reasons to go to the mountains this summer – If you’re a big fan of skiing, you can ski on the glaciers of the Alps. Put on a t-shirt and your skis, bingo you’re ready! There are almost 40 km of slopes which are opened throughout the summer including the glacier of les […]
Green, clean ski resorts
More and more intelligent objects are trying to establish themselves in the sporting world. Today we’re going to show you the latest technologies which have joined the traditional ski and snowboard accessories. • Ski goggle The Oakley Airway 1.5 model is perhaps the most sophisticated goggles for modern-day skiers. In fact, there is a little […]
A check-list so you don’t forget anything when you go skiing!
You get up in the morning and the first thing you do is run to the window and marvel at the beauty of the mountains in front of you. Crystal white snow, mountains, green pine trees and wooden chalets… To the mind’s eye this is a far-away place from the concrete jungle of today’s cities. […]
The first flakes have fallen and the crucial question of what to take when skiing is going to be asked again and again. Here we have written a list of absolutely everything you should remember when hitting the slopes. The ski outfit: A ski coat and trousers – required to protect you from the […]