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29/01/2011

What's on in Tignes this week?

All the info and goings on for an action-packed week in Tignes courtesy of the lovely crew at UpFlatDown...read more

15/01/2011

What's on in Tignes this week?

Find out right here...read more

15/01/2011

Rich Jonas and Katie Blundell hit up the states : Part one

Tignes Spirit riders Rich Jonas and Katie Blundell are currently living every snowboarder's dream out in Tahoe, with lift passes for Northstar AND Boreal. Here is the first installment of their blog, which documents many a park shred session and a few snowy downdays to bring in 2011...read more

09/01/2011

SNOW AFFINITY hitting up Saas Fee, Switzerland, this Wednesday!

Get your boards and skis ready girls! The Surf Affinity ladies will be in the beautiful resort of Saas Fee on Wednesday 12th January 2011 for a girls-only day of freestyle tricks and tips for riders of all levels.read more

05/01/2011

The Funi Tea Party Tour 2011

From Tignes to Morzine, Funi are “Tea Partying” across the French Alps this January.read more

30/12/2010

New year in Tignes... get ready!

The biggest outdoor party of the year is about to kick off!!read more

08/12/2010

Nike 6.0 Stairset Battle this weekend!

This Friday (10th Dec) Nike 6.0 brings us what is set to be the UK’s most serious jib-fest.read more

06/12/2010

DalikFodda release their 10/11 range!

The Yorkshire based independent apparel and accessories collective or as they prefer to be know “Deathpunk Propaganda Machine” has just released it’s 2010/11 range. read more

26/11/2010

Fancy being a ski instructor?

Spend 10 weeks in Tignes with the crew from The Development Centre (TDC) and gain your BASI Level 2 qualifications. The doorway to your new life in the alps!read more

20/11/2010

Check out the Tignes Spirit Blog!

The winter season of 2010/11 is almost upon us and in an effort to share our excitement with you, the staff here at Tignes Spirit have been keeping the Tignes Spirit BLOG up to date with all the action from the mountains (and snow domes!)read more

09/11/2010

Jenny Jones talks injuries, sacrifice and living the eternal snowboarding dream

Jenny Jones is still one of the nicest, most down-to-earth people you could ever hope to meet. In this short film, part of Relentless’ Short Stories contest, she explains how her career has developed, from her first lesson on dryslope to her current position as the golden girl of shredding.read more

06/11/2010

London Freeze Festival 2010

Attracting 30,547 festival goers and winter sports fans to the event under the iconic Battersea Power Station towers, this year’s event was the biggest to date. With good weather across the three days, attendees were able to enjoy the skills of nearly 100 athletes from across the world, competing in three days of high class international competition. read more

04/11/2010

McNair Snowsports arrives in Tignes!

British Snowboard Coach and BASI Trainer Neil McNair is breaking onto the Tignes scene this winter with packages suitable for riders of all levels.read more

04/11/2010

Tignes gains another TTR world snowboarding starred event!

With big changes planned for the TTR schedule this winter 2010/11, the host of the European X Games has clinched yet another TTR event, and this time it's just for the ladies!read more

03/11/2010

Sam Mellish Exhibition 'Invisible But Invaluable' Kicks off today

Photographer Sam Mellish has been working with Age UK campaigners to enable MPs to provide more support for carers in the community. His exhibition is now showing until 20th Nov in Trafalgar Square, and is well worth a visit.read more

19/10/2010

Perisher: Living It Up Down Under

Tignes Spirit riders Rich Jonas and Katie Blundell have just landed back in blighty after a shredtastic winter down under in Perisher, Australia. Get the insiders' lowdown right here and get your stoke on for an awesome winter in Tignes!!read more

16/10/2010

Ski and Snowboard show big ticket giveaway!!!

We're giving away more tickets for the Ski and Snowboard Show!read more

16/10/2010

Checking in with the Tignes-Spirit crew Part Two : Rich Jonas

No Fear of the Park! We checked in with this Tignes-Spirit rail dazzler to find out how hard it can be to drag yourself out of seasonnaire never never land and into the world of frenzied film and competition. read more

16/10/2010

Nokia Push Burton Project

A New Age of Technology...read more

16/10/2010

Dust off your skis and snowboards, Winter 2010/11 is coming!

The winter season officially starts on Sat 25th Sept, with the full Espace Killy opening on November 27th 2010. Is it the altitude, the snowparks, or the sheer expanse of well-groomed pistes? Find out why the Espace Killy area of Tignes - Val d'Isere contain some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the world.read more

26/08/2010

Become an Onboard Contributor

Live the dream and write for Onboard magazine...read more

17/08/2010

Checking in with the Tignes-Spirit crew!

Newcomer Katie Blundell has had a whirlwind year. After unexpectedly swiping the top spot at the BRITS Big Air event in March, this lovely Tignes-Spirit rider is hot stuff in the snowboarding world right now! We get the exclusive lowdown from her and find out what makes her tick...read more

16/08/2010

74 things to do in the espace killy

Having trouble deciding which resort to visit this winter? With all those amazing, snow-capped mountains out there, it's certainly a tough call. That's why we've compiled the '74 Things To To in the Espace Killy' to prove that Tignes and Val d'Isere really have got it all!! read more

12/08/2010

EarlyBird Discount deals for winter 2010/11

Are you an earlybird? Fancy some super duper discount deals on apartments and ski and snowboard rental for the coming winter? Of course you do!! Get in there quick and make the most of theses amazing offers from Tignes-Spirit.com.read more

12/08/2010

Movement skis jump onboard the Tignes-Spirit.com rental fleet for winter 2010/11

New for Tignes-Spirit.com this winter, Movement skis will be a major player in our fleet of top quality rental equipment. Specially for all freeski lovers out there, Movement Skis have been designed and produced with awesome designs which ensure there's something for everyone. Check out all the info right here...read more