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Coming Up… One Month Left in La Tania (Val Thorens open until 8 May)
There may be only 1 month left to go in La Tania but Val Thorens stays open until 8 May – still plenty of skiing and partying to be done with loads of good stuff coming up even before anyone mentions closing parties…
One of the Big 7 – St Patrick’s Day is this Thursday with a certain Irish Drummer/Keyboard/Singer/Guitarist/Mouth Organ/Mandolin player etc etc from Bring Your Sisters drinking an enormous amount of Murphy’s while the band play live at a raucous Apres Ski at The Ski Lodge.
Next Week at The Ski Lodge is the infamous Mexican Night – another massive night, taches at the ready with The Dominos providing live music. Then the following week Tue 29 March is the last night of the excellent Firekind’s Alpine Tour – don’t miss them.
The La Tania Family Charity Fête takes place on Easter Monday 28 April in La Tania, which raised €5,500 last year and was a return to the original La Tania roots with BBQ, Kids Games, Easter Egg Hunt, Ski Race and a chilled out atmosphere involving the whole village.
On Sunday 3 April it’s the 14th edition of The 3 Vallees Enduro
An unforgettable day at ski, snowboard or telemark in Les 3 Vallées : Freeride, Géant Freestyle,Big Air Bag, Boardercross, Les Menuires Liberty Schuss, Triplette des Belleville, Skicross, Family Schuss.
The races are timed or judged and the classification depends on the total number of points won during each race.
The races occur on slopes and areas dedicated / secure.
The races are not compulsory, each team can decide, according to its shape and ski level, to take part in some or all the races.
Participants must follow the rules of conduct and safety on the ski area. The link routes, between each race, are not timed.
Open to all skiers.
– Minimum 2 FFS members in the same team
– Minimum 2 ski pros (Ski instructor, ski patrol…) in the same team
– 3 children registered in a ski club, whatever their age
– 1 adult and 2 children under 16 years old with minimum 2 persons from the same family
– 2 adults and 1 child under 16 years old from the same family
– 3 children under 16 with minimum 2 children from the same family
Sporting Amateurs :
– All the teams that are neither in pros, nor in families!
Then it’s the Big One – The 3 Valleys Charity Day in Meribel Village on Wed 6 April 2016
A fantastic day with all the best Alpine Bands plus the Dub Pistols and Jo Whiley, outside bars, BBQ and food stalls, a Dance Tent, VIP Champagne Bar, Bouncy Castle and Kids Zone etc etc – More information here
La Tania is 25 in April!
Also taking place throughout April in La Tania are special promotions to celebrate 25 years of the resort including a special apartment owners ski day on 6 April – Register using this form