9 Days at Aoraki, 2 Teams and Now a Winner

Posted on Thursday September 18th at 10:46 a.m.

Two groups of mates have been flying in helicopters, riding big lines, hucking off cliffs and filming the whole thing for the past ten days. It sounds like good fun but it’s not a holiday; it’s an international competition called the World Heli Challenge and both teams are in the hunt for $10,000 and prizes.

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Kiwi Olympic skier Jossi Wells breaks his neck

Posted on Thursday September 18th at 10:30 a.m.

Kiwi Olympic skier Jossi Wells breaks his neck according to social media.

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Bring Out the T-Shirts - There's Snow Aplenty

Posted on Thursday September 18th at 9:30 a.m.

Winter is back, bringing masses of snow to Rainbow Ski Area.

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Winter’s not over – new snow, more in forecast, spring snow deals…and extended night skiing!

Posted on Wednesday September 17th at 9:01 a.m.

New snow, powder skiing, and more in the forecast means night skiing at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak has been extended for one more weekend.

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Treble Cone’s Best Ever August

Posted on Tuesday September 16th at 10:57 a.m.

The South Island’s largest ski area Treble Cone (Wanaka, New Zealand) has this enjoyed the mountains strongest ever August visitation throughout this winter.

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Heli Challenge Teams Charging to Finish

Posted on Saturday September 13th at 11:57 a.m.

If you were given a week of free heliskiing in New Zealand with a chance to win $10,000, and all you had to do was make a video about your experience, what story would you tell?

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Cardrona Extends Lift Operating Hours throughout Spring

Posted on Friday September 5th at 10:32 a.m.

To celebrate the superb spring conditions this year Cardrona has taken the unprecedented step of extending its lift operating hours to 5pm on fine weather days throughout the month of September.

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Teams Confirmed for the 2014 World Heli Challenge

Posted on Thursday September 4th at 5:46 p.m.

It’s official. It’s going to be snowboarders versus skiers in this year’s new head to head format for the World Heli Challenge with Jake Koia and Ryan Tiene aka “Team Mates” now announced as the second team in the competition.

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Charlie Lyons & Janina Kuzma Take Out Finals at The North Face® Freeski Open of NZ Big Mountain

Posted on Wednesday September 3rd at 10:19 a.m.

The Alta Chutes at The Remarkables Ski Area provided a picture perfect venue for today’s finals of The North Face® Freeski Open of New Zealand Big Mountain.

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Stacked Field at The North Face® Freeski Open of NZ Big Mountain

Posted on Monday September 1st at 7:17 p.m.

Qualifying rounds for The North Face® Freeski Open of New Zealand Big Mountain were held today in Shadow Basin at Queenstown’s The Remarkables Ski Area.

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New Four-Seater Chairlift for Porters Ski Area

Posted on Sunday August 31st at 6:28 p.m.

Porters Ski Area announced today the installation of a new four-seater chairlift to replace its first T-bar.

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