Governing Bodies

Snowsport Scotland The governing body for snow sports in Scotland
British Ski & Snowboard UK governing body for snow sports, replaces Snowsport GB

BASI Snowsport Instructors association

Snowsport England

Army Winter Sports Association Nordic Page

British Biathlon Union

International Ski Federation (FIS)

International Biathlon Union

British Nordic Development Squad.
If you’re young and want to compete in nordic skiing at the top level they want to hear from you.

Follow Roy Young’s blog as a BNDS Head Nordic Ski Coach. Some of the latest information about top level UK Nordic skiing GB Rollerski Series site

Nordic Ski Clubs

Inverness Nordic Ski Club Those nice folk up the road

London Regional Nordic Ski Club

Cairngorm Biathlon & Nordic Ski Club

Yorkshire Dales Cross Country Ski Club

Lakeland Cross Country Ski Club

Manchester Cross Country Ski Club

St Martin Ski Club near Lofer in Austria.

Rollerski UK

Highland Nordic Badenoch and Strathspey’s own nordic ski club.

Tyneside Loipers Nordic Skiers in Nort East England

SkiFit Club Rollerski Club Based in Surrey

Aberdeenshire Ski Clubs

Cairngorm Ski Club

Gordon Skiers Downhill ski club based in Alford mainly focussing on developing juniors for ski racing

Aberdeen Ski Club If you ski in Aberdeen

Other Ski Clubs

Eagle Ski Club organise ski touring and mountain touring in the UK and beyond

Glasgow Ski Touring Club

Downhill Skiing Centres

Ski Scotland Website

Garthdee Downhill Slope in Aberdeen

Alford Ski Center Open sessions 1:30pm to 3pm  Sundays throughout the year, Saturdays as well in the winter.

Skiing Journals and Websites

Telemark Rather good US based website for all you telemarkers

Cross Country Skier Magazine US based cross country skiing magazine

Nordic Ski Holiday Companies

Waymark Holidays Cross country skiing holidays in the winter and walking holidays in the summer.


Inntravel The new kid on the block that’s got the others worried…. Mountain biking and XC operation run by biathlete Ed Nicoll in Vercors, France. Contacted us and asked to be on the website. Specialise in ski holidays for single peoople. Focus appears to be on Alpine. offer experienced skiers a holiday with a difference and the chance to share their enthusiasm for skiing with a visually impaired skier.

We offer a discount on the cost of the holiday for guides and although they will be guiding for the duration of the holiday they will still get a lot of good skiing done. Vitalise  find it hard to get enough experienced guides who can keep up with the faster, fitter Blind skiers for a full weeks skiing.


Aberdeenshire Sports Council Lots of local information for the Huntly area. Local events  and activities in Rhynie

Swix waxing school How to apply glide and kick waxes to your skis. Uses Marcomedia Flash Player 8

Canadian Avalanche Association on line course in avalance avoidance

Scottish Avalanche Information Service Avalance forecasts for Scotland

Electron Micrographs on this site are from the Beltsville Agricultural Research Centre Snow Crystal Site

National Dog Sledding Association have organise events in the Clash. Take a look at the gallery! Ski Schools directory. Appears to mainly in USA. Website of new club member Ann Arber, a must for all rock fans! Club Member and local photographer.