Weird winter sports you need to know

Are you bored of boarding or anti-alpine skiing? Then perhaps we could interest you in some alternative means of getting down the mountain. Skiing and snowboarding are the most popular way of navigating the piste, but there’s more than one way to slide down your favourite ski slope. Here is just a selection of the

A History Of Skiing

It is thought that skiing originated in Northern Europe and Asia thousands of years ago. Back then, before Salomon, Volkl and K2 were even a glimmer of an idea, the first skis were made from the bones of large animals tied to the toes of regular leather boots using leather strips! Whilst the boots may

Black Sea, White Snow as the Sochi Olympics get Underway

Much like the rest of us Arnie Wilson has caught the Olympic fever, poised at his television ready to see how it all unveils, here Arnie tells us some of the fascinating things about Sochi 2014 you might not know: So they’re here at last – the much talked about and long awaited 2014 Sochi