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Get skiing

Skiing and Snowboarding are great ways to keep fit whilst seeing the sights of various resorts.

Get skiing is a section dedicated to helping snowsports enthusiasts of any ability to get more involved in skiing and snowboarding. From the best equipment to buy and where to find it, to the latest news from the industry The Outdoor Experts have it covered. 

Find a snowsports retailer
Board care
Buying ski's or a board
Equipment hire
Safety on the slopes
Snowsport jargon
What to wear
Where to go

Getting Started

The web is packed with useful information on how to get the most out of snowsports, so we've provided links to some of the most popular general snowsports websites below: 

• Snowlife - The SIGB's consumer site
• Skiclub - The place to go to plan your ski holiday
• Metrosnow -Up to date information and news about snowsports
• WeLove2Ski - An impartial look at the snowsports industry
Snowboard Club - online discount membership club 

Ski or Snowboard?

If you're eager to head to the slopes for the first time or you're looking for a new challenge, deciding between skiing and snowboarding can be daunting. Skiing and snowboarding both have their own benefits, it's purely a matter of style and personal preference, there's no harm in giving both a go to see which you prefer

If you are looking to buy skis or a snowboard, read our useful guide here first, and remember to check out our shop search to find a store near you.

If you would like to recommend a useful snowsports website we would love to hear from you. Please contact us here.

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