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11/08/2010

Rich Jonas and Katie Blundell shredding it up down under!

Nice filming, sweet shredding and good-time vibes from Tignes-Spirit.com riders Rich Jonas and Katie Blundell...read more

04/08/2010

European X Games 2011

Yes, that's right! It's coming back to Tignes, along with the pro-riders and skiers, amazing moto-cross shows... and of course... the rocking parties!!read more

21/06/2010

Apartments for sale

Privately owned apartments in Tignes for sale.read more

01/06/2010

Skiing and Summer activities in Tignes

Summer in Tignes.read more

22/05/2010

Rich Jonas of Tignes Spirit featured in Whitelines

Rich Jonas of Tignes Spirit and Endeavor Snowboards has taken time out to video a handy and stylish trick tip for the UK snowboard scene...read more

25/04/2010

SCUK Spring Bash

Never given freestyle a go? Or fancy taking your freestyle to the next level? Well, now is your chance. A summer of freestyle in the UK is just around the corner and if you can already ride, but have "the fear" of those rails, boxes and jumps, then the SCUK Bash is just for you. read more

20/04/2010

Jenny Jones for BBC Sports Personality of the year!

A Facebook page has just been launched to promote the case for Jenny Jones as the BBC’s next ‘Sports Personality of the Year’. As soon as we saw it we had one thought: "Dam straight!" The boys at Whitelines mag give us the lowdown on how Facebook has been used as the voice of the people once more... read more

16/04/2010

Volcano & ash madness!

Stuck in Tignes? Stay with us for £10 pppn.read more

15/04/2010

Are surfers CRAZY?!!

Is there anything more painful than watching someone take a massive hit? Aside from being the person taking that hit, we're going with no. Here's your chance to share the pain of many surfers with the wipeout of the year entrants at the Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards.read more

14/04/2010

Vans Dawn of the Shred

The lovely boys at Whitelines mag give us the lowdown on last weekend's action in Aviemore. Sick snow, massive kickers and snowboarding to die for. It was going off!read more

14/04/2010

Summer in Tignes... Its about to kick off!

Free passes for the mountain bike park, skiing on the glacier and super good times at the Acroland... what more could you want from a summer holiday?! Tignes has it all this summer...read more

10/04/2010

UK snowboard action in Leeds

With such amazing snow this winter, shredders of the UK have been stomping all sorts of tricks in the city parks of blighty. Up North in Leeds, the STANDINGsideways, Dalikfodda and TSA boys styled it out in this sweet edit...read more

10/04/2010

Heel Edge Projects

In an exclusive article for Tignes Spirit, recent Brits Big Air Golden Girl KATIE BLUNDELL chats about her current endeavours with Lyndsey Ashdown for Heel Edge Projects... and we were lucky enough to get her words in writing!!read more

07/04/2010

Slopestyle Sheilas

Here at Tignes Spirit, we always like to support events in Tignes and Val d'Isere. The recent 'Slopestyle Sheilas' day encouraged girls to inspire each other and push their boundaries. Here is the official rundown on the event from one of its organisers, Abi Yates, editor of UpFlatDown magazine. read more

07/04/2010

Katie goes BIG in Laax!!

Massive congratulations to Tignes local, Katie Blundell, who won her first Brits Big Air in Laax in March. After a couple of seasons in NZ and America, Katie was shocked by her success but we reckon she's definitely one to watch out for in the future...read more

07/04/2010

Slopestyle Shennanigins in Laax for the BRITS

Tignes-Spirit headed over to Laax, Switzerland, a couple of weeks ago to witness the best in British shredtasticness at this year's Ski and Snowboard British Championships... read more

07/04/2010

Flicks from the Brits!

Things have wrapped up at the British Championships in Laax, but if you weren’t lucky enough to be there you can now check out all the action in these highlight vids. read more

07/04/2010

Gretchen Bleiler Invitational Video Highlights

Gretchen has decided to put her name recognition to good use and use her appeal to set up a unique girls-only competition at Snowmass, Colorado.read more

07/04/2010

Westbeach team take British freestyle to new levels

The third Westbeach European Airtime of the season features the usual suspects from the Westbeach UK team throwing down in a next level style. There’s Billy Morgan trying a triple backflip, and all manner of off-the-toes trickery from Andy Nudds and Matt Macwhirter.read more

20/03/2010

What a rockstar!

Shaun White chats about his recent Olympic Win...read more

20/03/2010

The Brits are back!

The Best in British Snowboarding and Skiiing head to Laax, Switzerland this week. Not only will there be amazing action on the snow, but also an insane evening lineup has been announced. It's guaranteed to be a big one!read more

19/03/2010

Watch Golden Girl Jenny Jones talking about her X-Games victory...

What a lovely lass! See what Jenny has to say about her 3rd X Games Gold medal that she won here in Tignes last week...read more

18/03/2010

Tignes still reeling from European x games madness!

So, the dust has settled, the Americans have (mostly) gone, and Tignes is returning to some sort of semblance of reality after last week’s X-Games extravaganza. But while the games may be over, we at Tignes Spirit have been checking out all the pics and vids from the event...read more

18/03/2010

Jeremy Jones' avalanche safety tips

Get the lowdown on avalanche safety from the mighty big mountain rider Jeremy Jones...read more

17/03/2010

Oakley Jib Vid 2010 Kicks off Today!

For the third year in a row the Oakley Jib-Vid crew are in Mayrhofen awaiting the arrival of the 18 teams who will compete for the coveted top prize of 5,000 euros for their 2-minute film.read more