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WIN a pair of Skis/Snowboard with the 15th Year Anniversary Competition!

By sneakerfreaker, 15 Oct at 11:26
Can you believe natives is 15 years old!? We sure can’t, but i guess it’s true what they say… Time flies when you’re riding!
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Q and A - Treeline Chalets, NothingButSnow and Alpoholics

By srigby, Thu 9th Oct, 2014 at 17:03
With the Ski and Snowboard Show awards just around the corner, we thought we'd catch up with three of friends and industry partners - Treeline Chalets, Nothing But Snow and Alpoholics, to see how they are readying themselves for the show, especially as they have all been nominated for an award!
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Review: Oakley A Frame Shaun White 2.0

By srigby, Fri 26th Sep, 2014 at 15:09
We review the new Oakley Shaun White signature A-Frame 2.0's so you don't have to. Raring to go for the 2015 season.
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From Seasonaire to Millionaire

By srigby, Mon 22nd Sep, 2014 at 15:21
You’ve served your time as a seasonaire unblocking toilets and washing dishes just to spend as much time as possible on the slopes and live your dream to ski every day.

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A season in Whistler, British Columbia

By sneakerfreaker, Thu 18th Sep, 2014 at 15:28
A season in Whistler, British Columbia was my calling after university. I craved adventure and not a life in the ‘real world’, at least not yet. I managed to secure a position in ski and snowboard retail out there; skiing from my front door to the shop entrance and chatting about something I was passionate about every day was exactly what I would have hoped for in any job.
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Ruroc Viper Cascade 14-15 Snowboard Review

By sneakerfreaker, Tue 16th Sep, 2014 at 16:09

So if you haven’t already heard, the acclaimed ski/snowboard brand Ruroc, first reaching cult status with their RG-1X helmets have now ventured into the snowboard market with their brand new limited edition ‘Ice Cascade’ and ‘Viper Cascade’ boards (due for release 15/09/2014).

I was lucky enough to be invited down to Milton Keynes SnoZone on Friday to ride, test and review their new boards on behalf of I had an awesome day shredding with the guys from Ruroc on a board which turned out to be pretty ace! Check the video and full written review below…
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Natives Jobs Fair Preview: The Winter Sports Company

By StephEarle, Tue 16th Sep, 2014 at 15:44
All-inclusive training courses and paid internships from 3 – 19 weeks, for ski instructors, snowboard instructors, emergency response and ski patrol, in Canada, Europe and New Zealand.

The best job in a ski resort certainly isn’t making beds and slaving over pots and pans, or wrangling with customers about flight delays and lost luggage.

Become a ski instructor or snowboard instructor, and you get paid to spend your day on the slopes teaching the sport that you love.

The Winter Sports Company is a training company owned and managed by ski instructors. All courses include flights/coach travel, accommodation, meals, tuition, exams and season lift passes.

If you, like us, love life in the mountains, qualify to work in a ski resort with The Winter Sports Company.
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A Day in the Life of a PGL Ski Rep

By sneakerfreaker, Tue 16th Sep, 2014 at 15:20
PGL Travel is recruiting Ski Reps to accompany school groups on ski trips to Austria, Andorra, Italy, France, Switzerland, Spain, Czech Republic, and the USA during the school February half-term and Easter school holidays in 2015.
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Natives Jobs Fair Preview: Avenue Cookery School

By StephEarle, Tue 16th Sep, 2014 at 10:25
At The Avenue Cookery School in Putney, London, we specialise in preparing students to work in ski resorts as cooks and kitchen staff. We realise that you are looking for a ski chalet job as you want to ski or snowboard as much as possible so we spend a lot of time teaching you time management and how to run your day as efficiently as possible in order to maximise your time on the slopes.
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Q&A with Pro Ride snowboard instructor course company.

By srigby, Mon 15th Sep, 2014 at 17:04
Here is the second instalment of a Q&A series we will be running with a range of instructor course companies! We know how important it is choosing the right type of course that suits you and to make sure the season you are doing if the best but also so show how each course company works but to also give you true career progression within this industry!
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