Archive for Skiing & Snowboarding

How To Choose Ski Rental And Hire: Interview With George From BanskoSkiMania

Mar 19, 2010 No Comments by

“Bansko Ski Mania the hire company are literally at the bottom of the slopes, friendly staff, excellent well serviced equipment. Lift passes were ready for us when we arrived and we could even pick them up the day before so no delays on our first day of skiing! Also an excellent saving on the prices [...]

Skiing & Snowboarding Read more

Family Skiing: 21 Tips For A Hassle Free Ski Holiday

Mar 13, 2010 25 Comments by

Family holidays are something that some think will be too much bother. But many are grateful they took the plunge and took their family with them to the mountains. I have witnessed family skiing that did not work out and hte children were left behind on futire trips. A shame — but usually a disappointing [...]

Skiing & Snowboarding Read more

11 Tips To Reduce Risks Of Ski Injury

Feb 09, 2010 38 Comments by

The risk of ski or snowboard injury is currently around 1 in 1,000 skiers per day. Like many statistics this hides a lot.  The risk of injury is significant, but actually half what it was twenty years ago. But it’s my firm view, since skiing with many groups of people, that there are still those [...]

Skiing & Snowboarding Read more

Twitter and Bansko

Dec 24, 2009 1 Comment by

Twitter, everyone has heard of it. It’s been the single biggest technology story of 2009. In fact a quick search revealed, according to Global Language Monitor (GLM), a Texas-based company which analyzes and tracks language trends, that ‘Twitter was the ‘Top Word of 2009. GLM president Paul Payack said “In a year dominated by world-shaking [...]

Skiing & Snowboarding Read more

Why Twitter In Bansko?

Mar 07, 2009 No Comments by

Free SEO Directory Well a twitter in Bansko may be useful. I’m really just finding my way on this. Interested?  Then find me on www.twitter.com/bansko or click on logo above.  But one thing that caught my attention today were top twitterers in the world. I’m now beginning to see its attractions. Such delights as following [...]

Skiing & Snowboarding Read more

Bansko Ski Conditions

Feb 05, 2009 No Comments by

Bansko ski conditions have been good in the morning but snow has been getting heavy due to the warmer temperatures than expected at this time of the year. Not the best – and not as good as the Alps this year. 135cm of snow on upper slopes is still fine. Many visitors are reported to [...]

Skiing & Snowboarding Read more

Bansko Ski Conditions Video

Dec 28, 2008 No Comments

Today’s conditions are summed up in the video above. In spite of snow cover is thin and still not all lifts are open. It icy in the afternoon. Skiers are advised to ski early and take care later in the day. Pistes are getting busy and mixed with ice accidents are more likely.

Read more