Archive for Skiing & Snowboarding

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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Bansko Ski Conditions Video

Dec 28, 2008 No Comments by

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.

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Bansko Ski Conditions

Dec 23, 2008 1 Comment by

Bansko Ski Conditions. Today’s Piste Report. The snow is okay, but is mainly artificial. The picture here was taken just a few hours ago and you can see there is snow.. BUT only 5 lifts are open and there is an expectation of snow tonight. Not a great start to the season but temperatures are [...]

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Bansko Blog Forecasts Increase In Greek Visitors To Bansko

Nov 28, 2008 No Comments

Greek skiers and snowboarders are surfing the web for Bankso accommodation bargains. There are early signs of Greeks planning even more trips to Bansko than last season. This Bansko Blog has seen Greek web surfers, second only to UK surfers, and in recent weeks an increase in room enquiries. In previous years, there were complaints [...]

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