Green skiing: protect the mountain

    The skiing industry, like many others, is seeing a growing concern for the environment. Unfortunately, skiing has an inevitable impact on the environment. From the destruction of forests to make way for pistes, to the many kilowatts of energy consumed in running a ski resort; skiing and being green simply do not go […]

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The rise of boutique skis (and snowboards)

In recent years the ski retail industry has seen a growing market for unique, niche skis, snowboards and apparel. They distinguish themselves from classic ski brands by being unique, creative and most importantly cool. These brands often attract a certain type of skier, not only seeking high-end performance products but also an image or community […]

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Where to Après-ski this season in the French Alps

    Even if we like to think we go skiing to hit the powder 9-5, the truth is by 3pm our legs are craving a different type of exercise: a dance on the tables of some of the highest bars in the world!  Despite the Austrians being the clear winners of Après ski, French […]

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Afterglow

This first article signifies the return of the Altigliss blog. It is with great pleasure that write the first few lines of the 2014-2015 blog of the ‘best student association in France!’   If, like me, you find yourself staring to the mountains waiting for the snow, then this new film will wet your taste […]

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