Insurers move to ensure better ski safety

Nov 25, 2012 4 Comments by

Ski safety, and the wearing of helmets, is a topic that divides opinion. Read on for why there could be more than just safety as a reason to consider wearing a helmet.   Use your head There has been a recent move by holiday insurer Essential Travel to ensure better ski safety by making it […]

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Bansko Ski Season Ends Early

Mar 27, 2011 19 Comments by

The Bansko ski season seems to be ending early this year. Sunday 3rd April will be the last day of the ski lifts will be operating. UPDATE : ULEN CONFIRM ON BANSKOSKI.COM,  THAT LIFTS SHUT SUNDAY 3rd APRIL. I am not certain if this is just a commercial decision from Ulen, or one which is […]

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Bansko Snow Videos: A Magical Day

Mar 14, 2010 No Comments by

Iveta, wearing Rossignol:  14th March 2010 Happy smiles today. The Pirin mountains in glorious bright sunshine brought much joy to us all today. A wonderful Bansko ski day. Sunny, cold and bright, the plentiful snow stayed good all day. A virtually cloudless sky made the snow reflect like little crystals in the early morning sunshine. […]

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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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Snow And Weather Report

Jan 08, 2010 3 Comments by

Bansko snow and weather video above. It froze to ice in Bansko town last night. Some ice on the paths when I strolled across to the gondola. But this slight drop in temperature will help keep ski conditions satisfactory for the first part of the day. Expect slush later on. After Ivanka’s name day snow […]

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Ski Conditions

Jan 04, 2010 No Comments by

Ski condition video report today, again from Ivanka. She was happy to be recognised from her last ski report by some Russian skiers also having a drink in The Happy End. Thanks for saying hello guys. Bansko Ski Conditions Ivanka and I hit horrendous ice, after taking piste number six on the second chair up. […]

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Happy Bansko New Year Video

Dec 31, 2008 1 Comment

My Bansko New Year Message from the Chalin Valog chair lift.Click play to view. Thank you for visiting my Bansko Blog web site and I hope you have found something interesting here this year. Now the season is in full swing, there are many more reviews on the way for site visitors. Unbiased Bansko information […]

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