Photo Gallery - Winter 2011
The Complete Photo Index is here
Sep 25 - Tignes glacier opens for the Winter season
Oct 16 - Scottish Ski Show, SECC, Glasgow
Oct 20 to 24 Metro Ski & Snowboard Show at Olympia, London
Oct 20 - The Feeling play live at The Three Valleys Resort Bar, Olympia, London 17:00
Oct 23 - La Tania Ski Show Re-Union, Three Valleys Resort Bar, Olympia, London 14:00
Oct 29 to 31 - British Ski & Snowboard Show at the NEC, Birmingham
Oct 29 to 31 - London Freeze
Nov 20 - Val Thorens scheduled to open, snow permitting
Nov 20 - Tignes / Espace Killy main ski area opens
Dec 03 - The Ski Lodge Opening Night Party with Bring Your Sisters live!
Dec 03 and 05 - Trophée Andros, Val Thorens. Car & motorcycle race on ice
Dec 04 - Courchevel 1850 lifts scheduled to start opening
Dec 04 - Méribel valley lifts scheduled to start opening
Dec 08 - Lodge du Village Opening Night Party with Bring Your Sisters live!
Dec 10 - La Taiga Restaurant formal opening event this evening
Dec 12 - La Taiga Opening Night Party with Bring Your Sisters live!
Dec 10 to 12 - La Première Neige, Men's Downhill, Val d'Isere
Dec 11 - La Tania, 1550, 1650 and Le Praz lifts scheduled to open
Dec 14 - Natives Show Love Tour Doron Pub, Méribel
Dec 14 - Méribel Freestyle World Cup
Dec 15 - Natives Show Love Tour Frog & Roastbeef, Val Thorens
Dec 16 - Natives Show Love Tour Le Bubble Bar, Courchevel 1650
Dec 18 - Kids Week begins in La Tania
Dec 21 - Women's World Cup Slalom Event - Stade, Courchevel 1850 Free Skiing Available!
Dec 24 - Christmas Party & Santa skis down to La Tania. Yes, the lifts open tomorrow...
Dec 25 - Christmas Day FRIDAY (Yes, the lifts are open today)
Dec 26 - Boxing Day
Dec 29 - Ice Hockey League Cup Final, Méribel Ice Stadium
Dec 31 - Mayhem & Fireworks in La Tania, Torchlight Descent (English New Year celebrated at 1am)
Jan 01 - New Year's Day FRIDAY - Anyone skiing today? Lifts may open 15 mins later...
Jan 05 - Natives Show Love Tour at Pub Le Ski Lodge, La Tania
Jan 07 - Russian Christmas all over Courchevel 1850
Jan 25 - Burns Night
Jan 26 - Australia Day, there's a few of them about, so approach carefully today
Jan 26 - Natives Race Day / Workers Challenge, Méribel
Jan 28 to 30 - La Coupe de l'Info Skiing Comp for the media industry, Courchevel 1850
Jan 29 to Feb 05 - British Services Personnel Alpine Ski & Snowboard Championships, Méribel
Jan 30 - Toss the Boss, T. Wall's 42nd birthday bash at Pub Le Ski Lodge
French Schools Winter Holidays 2011 - Feb 12 to Mar 13, but split as follows:
Zone A - 26 Feb to 13 Mar 2011 Caen, Clermont-Ferrand, Grenoble, Lyon , Montpellier, Nancy-Metz, Nantes, Rennes, Toulouse
Zone B - 19 Feb to 6 Mar 2011 Aix-Marseille, Amiens, Besançon, Dijon, Lille, Limoges, Nice, Orléans-Tours, Poitiers, Reims, Rouen, Strasbourg
Zone C - 12 Feb to 27 Feb 2011 Bordeaux, Créteil, Paris, Versailles
Feb 05 - Last lifts open later from today, up to an extra half an hour skiing available
Feb 06 to 07 - Telemark World Cup, Meribel
Feb 14 - St Valentine's Day. Red, Amber, Green party at the Ski Lodge
Feb 19 - The worst transfer day of the season (main half term Sat), it will snow today!
Feb 26 - Environment Week begins in La Tania
Mar 01 - St David's Day
Mar 02 - The 7th La Tania Forest Challenge, family orienteering / environment safari competition
Mar ?? - James Bond night at Dicks T Bar in Méribel - Whatever happened to this?
Mar 08 - Shrove Tuesday / Mardi Gras. Massive fancy dress party at the Ski Lodge
Mar 12 to 18 - The Feeling Little World Festival, Méribel and around
Mar 16 - Boss des Bosses 2011, Chamonix CANCELLED
Mar 16 to 18 - Winter X Games Europe 2011, Tignes
Mar 17 - St Patrick's Day Always a big Murphy's night in the Ski Lodge
Mar 27 - Clocks go forward at 1am. Don't be late for work/flights/transfers/lessons etc.
Mar 26 to Apr 01 - Méribel Altitude Festival 2011 Comedy, DJs, Bands, Ski Comps CANCELLED
Apr 01 to 03 - French Nordic Skiing Championships, Méribel
Apr 02 to 03 - Ride the Rock Free Ride competition above La Tania. A Free Ride World Tour Qualifier!
(Ride The Rock will be re-scheduled for next season)
Apr 02 to 16 - British Land Alpine Ski Championships, Méribel
Apr 03 - Mother's Day, don't forget!
Apr 07 - 7th Mérifique Feast, Méribel
Apr 10 - The Three Valley Rally. Race, Speed, Freeride, Skier-X for everyone, all levels.
Apr ?? - Derby du Roc Merlet, the mass race with Le Mans type start down to 1650
Apr ?? - The La Tania End of Season Charity Ball
Apr 13 - La Tania Charity Day for Cancer Charities in the UK & France - PLEASE SUPPORT US!
Apr 23 - St George's Day
Apr 22 - EASTER Good Friday
Apr 24 - EASTER Sunday
Apr 25 - EASTER Bank Holiday Monday
Apr 25 - La Tania, Courchevel and Méribel lifts scheduled to close (Easter Monday)
May 08 - Val Thorens lifts scheduled to close