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One Day Avalanche Awareness Courses Scotland based on Cairngorm Mountain

    Avalanche Awareness for Skiers and Snowboarders     This one day introduction is for keen confident skiers looking to make themselves safer skiing off piste. We aim to introduce you to transceiver search techniques, how avalanches are caused and how to spot the signs and safe travel techniques in avalanche terrain. The day […]

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Ski Mountaineering season is just around the corner for Scotland

With the first snows on the tops of the Scottish mountains today it’s time to think about getting those skis sorted for winter and all the gear that goes along with ski mountaineering, it’s a long list of toys but for the gear freak this is a great sport, here is but just a few […]

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sweet telemark ski down the south side of the Gorm

Telemark telemark telemark telemark telemark Had a great day today down the rear end of Cairngorm on nice snow and stunning weather even managing to get Nick “the etherbeast” Etheridge on to telemark skis https://www.g2outdoor.co.uk/winter-activities/telemark

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Telemark Tips – A Telemark Start

Telemark? Is it easy? some people would say it’s a life time of learning, some would say you have to use the positive energy of zen…………………… yeah a load of crap! Like any sport you have to put in the time to get the rewards, some people maybe quicker learners because:- a) they have good […]

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Ski School and advanced skier development courses Cairngorms

New for this year – Advanced Skier/Boarder development sessions If you are like most people and are happy skiing on most pistes but have trouble with a few technique issues that have been niggling for a few years, then our Advanced skier development sessions and courses could solve your problems and take you onto the […]

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TELEMARK – It’s all in the back foot!

Well maybe it’s not all in the back foot but we could just ride around on the front foot all day and call ourselves alpine skiers! It’s a reasonably common mistake that telemarkers make by just riding around on the front foot whilst the back foot just acts as an outrigger at the back making […]

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We live for Bumps on the White Lady

Oh big slushy bump zip line on the lady That could possibly be a song title “oh big slushy bump zip line on the lady“! Sorry losing it after a great morning smashing the zip line on Cairngorm Mountain on the White Lady just like the Old days except the legs don’t last as long! […]

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What a day on Cairngorm mountain for our drop in telemark clinics

Great conditions for our drop in clinics G2 Outdoor’s wednesday drop in clinic this week was attended by local experts Paul Masson And June Masson showing the young dude’s how to smash the powder on the east wall of the white lady, whilst the young dude’ Robin Kinaird, Martin Coulthard, Paul Jones, Dave Boffey and Mike […]

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FREE yes FREE Telemark Lessons with G2!!

Yes believe it or not we are going to run free Telemark clinics every Wednesday from the 2nd of March, these are going to be pretty informal so don’t expect any full on BASI crap. These are limited to local workers and Instructors. To sign up join us on our facebook site and  send us […]

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Gully Skiing Scotland on Telemark’s Coire an t Sneachda

Telemark Skiing Coire an t Sneachda Footage was taken last year in Coire an t Sneachda in Point half gully (so called because it’s half a grade one climb). It was a stunning day on the tops with cloud in the valley and the snow was reasonably soft wind blown which is good for Scotland. […]

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