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Janina Kuzma Finishes Second on FIS Freeski World Cup Tour

Friday, 13 March 2015, 8:25 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Tignes, France (12 March 2015) - Cardrona NZ freeskier, Janina Kuzma (Wanaka) has finished in second place overall on the FIS Freeski World Cup tour. More >>

Young Stroke Thrivers Enjoy Have a Go Day at Snowplanet

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 2:37 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Collaboration between the Young Stroke Thrivers Foundation (YST), Snow Sports NZ and Snowplanet has allowed a new generation to discover their love of snow sports. More >>

Back to Back World Champs Wins for Corey Peters

Friday, 6 March 2015, 11:56 am | NZ Snow Sports

Panorama, Canada (5 March 2015) – Paralympic silver medallist Corey Peters (New Plymouth) is dominating the men’s sit-ski competition at the IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in Canada, winning his second gold medal in as many days with ... More >>

Top Results for Adam Hall and Corey Peters

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 11:47 am | NZ Snow Sports

Aspen, USA (16 February 2015) – With two weeks to go until the IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in Panorama, Canada, New Zealand’s top para-skiers Adam Hall and Corey Peters have been adding to their season’s medal tally with podium results ... More >>

Sam Smoothy Win FWT Andorra in Spectacular Style

Saturday, 14 February 2015, 12:44 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Vallnord-Arcalis, Andorra (13 February 2015) – NZ Freeskier Sam Smoothy (Wanaka) says he’s ‘back in the hunt for the championship title’ after a spectacular win at the Andorra stop of the Freeride World Tour overnight (NZ time) last night. ... More >>

Christy Prior Wins Burton European Open

Sunday, 1 February 2015, 10:53 am | NZ Snow Sports

Laax, Switzerland (31 January 2015) – Fresh off the back of an X Games bronze medal last week Cardrona NZ snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has taken the win at the Burton European Open in Switzerland. Competing against a quality field, ... More >>

Carl Murphy Wins X Games Silver Medal

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 11:55 am | NZ Snow Sports

Aspen, USA (23 January 2015) – New Zealand has claimed its first medal at X Games 2015 with Carl Murphy fighting hard for silver in the men’s adaptive snowboard cross in Aspen, USA today. More >>

Adam Hall Third at Europa Cup

Monday, 19 January 2015, 7:37 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Matrei, Austria (18 January 2015) – With just over one month to go until the pinnacle event of his northern hemisphere season, NZ adaptive skier Adam Hall has been managing a hectic race schedule and claiming podium spots against a world class field. Hall ... More >>

Murphy Holds on to World Cup Form

Monday, 19 January 2015, 5:55 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Big White, Canada (17 January 2015) – Para-snowboarder Carl Murphy (Wanaka) has raced straight back into competition mode, claiming third place in snowboard-cross at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Para-Snowboard World Cup in Big White, ... More >>

Podium Dream for Christy Prior at Dew Tour

Sunday, 14 December 2014, 11:07 am | NZ Snow Sports

Breckenridge, U.S.A (12 December 2014) – New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has landed one of the strongest results of her career so far finishing third in slopestyle at The Dew Tour in Breckenridge, U.S.A today. More >>

Snow Sports NZ Annual Awards Winners Announced

Saturday, 4 October 2014, 12:34 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Lake Wanaka, NZ – (4 October 2014) – The Snow Sports NZ Annual Awards Night presented by Pisten Bully and Ski Industries Limited were held last night (Friday 3 October 2013) at the Lake Wanaka Centre. Paralympic silver medallist Corey Peters ... More >>

Snow Sports NZ and Cardrona Sign Partnership Agreement

Monday, 5 May 2014, 2:23 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Lake Wanaka, New Zealand (5 May 2014) - Snow Sports New Zealand and Cardrona Alpine Resort Limited have signed a Partnership Agreement which will see Cardrona become the official resort partner of Snow Sports NZ, the naming rights sponsor of the New ... More >>

Neil Williman Back on Top with a Win at FWQ in Austria

Monday, 17 February 2014, 12:17 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Axamer Lizum, Austria- (16 February 2014) – A win at the three star Freeride World Qualifier event in Austria, has given New Zealand freeskier Neil Williman a much needed confidence boost and put his competition season back on track. More >>

Recent podium results for New Zealand Paralympians

Saturday, 15 February 2014, 11:34 am | NZ Snow Sports

Adam Hall and Corey Peters have them feeling confident ahead of the Sochi Paralympic Winter Games next month. More >>

Kiwis Take on the Freeride World Tour on the snow

Thursday, 23 January 2014, 3:06 pm | NZ Snow Sports

The Swatch Freeride World Tour 2014 By the North Face® (FWT) - considered the world’s premier big mountain freeskiing and snowboarding tour - got underway yesterday at Courmayeur Mont Blanc, Italy with four New Zealanders there to make their mark. More >>

NZ Paralympians Win World Cup Medals Ahead of Sochi Games

Tuesday, 21 January 2014, 12:55 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Copper Mountain, USA- (20 January 2014) – As momentum builds toward the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, New Zealand’s adaptive ski racers have put on an impressive show at the IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup in Copper Mountain, USA. More >>

Adam Hall Takes Gold in Slalom

Thursday, 12 December 2013, 3:50 pm | NZ Snow Sports

New Zealand adaptive skier Adam Hall (Wanaka) is proving himself a force to be reckoned with, today claiming the gold medal in slalom at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) North America Cup races at Copper Mountain, Colorado. More >>

Snow Sports NZ Receives Donation for Adaptive Programme

Wednesday, 27 November 2013, 7:18 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Lake Wanaka – (27 November 2013) – Snow Sports NZ has received $4717.69 to help support adaptive snow sports programmes thanks to a fundraising appeal by the Young Stroke Survivors NZ Fundraising Appeal. More >>

Gutsy Performances at Day Two of Snow Sports

Tuesday, 1 October 2013, 6:18 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Gutsy Performances from Young Competitors at Day Two of Snow Sports NZ 2013 Freeski & Snowboard Junior Nationals More >>

Snow Sports NZ is Looking for Top Young Talent

Monday, 17 June 2013, 2:10 pm | NZ Snow Sports

Applications are sought from freeskiers and snowboarders with a track record at club, school or regional level. Applicants can apply online at Snow Sports New Zealand or Sport NZ websites. There are just 16 places on the camp, so competition will be ... More >>



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