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.
Kiwi Olympic skier Jossi Wells breaks his neck according to social media.
Winter is back, bringing masses of snow to Rainbow Ski Area.
New snow, powder skiing, and more in the forecast means night skiing at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak has been extended for one more weekend.
The South Island’s largest ski area Treble Cone (Wanaka, New Zealand) has this enjoyed the mountains strongest ever August visitation throughout this winter.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.