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Keith Wood - Lift Ticket Snowboard Instruction

Keith is one of a new breed of independent British snowboard instructors working in Tignes and Val d'Isere. He holds some of the highest instructor qualifications in the world and has experience teaching people from a variety of backgrounds. With a huge amount of experience and a lively and super friendly disposition, we're very happy to be working with him this season!read more


Welcome to the Team: Stephen 'Chipie' Windross!

Tignes and Val d'Isere local legend Chipie has travelled the world to realise his dream of skiing in the most hard to reach, yet beautiful places. Whilst being a long-time friend of Tignes Spirit, we are super happy to announce that he is now an official member of the Tignes Spirit team! Riding for eco-conscious brands such as Patagonia, he represents free-skiing at it's very more


4 people's lives claimed in avalanche tragedy in Tignes

Tignes are all hugely saddened by the avalanche tragedy that struck on 13th February, claiming the lives of a father, his two sons and an ESF instructor. read more


Checking in.....

Tignes Spirit team rider and GB Park and Pipe Academy member Andy Budge is ready for what this season will bring... We checked in with this charismatic 16 year old snowboarder to see how the GB Park and Pipe pathway has affected his progression as a more


Check out our slick rental service!

This advert was filmed in our old shop last year before we moved into our new premises... We are now based in a larger and even more amazing shop in Tignes le Lavachet. We also deliver, kit out and collect equipment for our clients in Tignes, Val d'Isere, le Fornet, Saite Foy and more!read more


Airblaster's 'Side Hit Social'

Off the back of their running Side Hit Society series, the creative kids at Airblaster held the Side Hit Social spring event at Boreal last more


Legacy of Disruption & Baldface Lodge

Good friend of Tignes Spirit and artistic contributor to our new shop Schoph is currently roaming the US and Canada, showing his latest work at exhibitions in the snowboarding meccas of Jackson Hole and Baldface more


Coeur Blanc Fundraiser for Snow-Camp

The Coeur Blanc is a ski & snowboard marathon, a challenge of planning skills and stamina: to use every one of the 52 lifts in the Meribel Valley, ride almost 100KM and the equivalent of 15,000 meters, or almost 2 Everest’s, in vertical drop - all in one day, taking place on Saturday 12th March. read more


Yohann Bandet full part 2015

Tignes Spirit team rider Yohann'sl street riding skills are next more



Minority - Home grown talent getting creative with the local Tignes street spots, in their best movie yet!read more


Early Season Offers!

We've put together a great package for you to enjoy all this early season snow! read more


Welcome to the Team :: Andy Budge

Young Scottish shredder Andy Budge was put forward for our Development Squad program by the coaches at the GB Park and Pipe Academy. Find out his plans for the future and what gets him stoked!read more


The snow is on it's way!!

We can't wait for winter to kick off this weekend!read more



The snow is arriving, and Easyjet have some cheap cheap flights available to Geneva in December and January so we have put together some accommodation, ski hire AND transfer offers for you to make the most of it! read more


Meet the workshop Manager :: Rhys Jones

The Tignes Spirit Workshop technicians are a rare breed... Perfectionists to the extreme, innovative, enthusiastic and super friendly! Come and meet our Workshop Manager Rhys who has 15 years of back to back seasons under his belt, and will be heading up the workshop team this more


Stinky Socks - The Girls Edit

The female leg of Stinky Socks — Fancy Rutherford, Elena Graglia, Melissa Evans — had a pretty solid 2015. Watch their edit here!read more


Will we have loads of snow in Tignes this winter?

The snow is already falling and Tignes is looking very wintry indeed. Check out Jeff's photos from more


Welcome to the Team :: Paul Moralee

We've recently welcomed new up and coming rider Paul Moralee to the Tignes Spirit Team. Heading into his first season on the GB SnowboardCross team, we're excited to be cheering him on throughout his forthcoming winter race more


New Airblaster Ninjasuit 15/16 range about to drop!

Ninjasuits are the perfect accessory for every adventure.. snowboard, ski, surf, apres drinks, they keep you warm no matter what!read more



The French ski resort of Tignes has earned the world’s first ever Green Globe certification. Tignes won the awards based on categories including: social, economic, cultural, and environmental approach to more


where to ski?

There are many amazing ski areas in Europe to choose from and which one is a big decision to be made at the start of planning your ski more


Jordan Rose - Summer Shred at Bearsden

Tignes Spirit Development Squad rider Jordan Rose has been keeping his skills tuned at Bearsden, Glasgow this more


Living in Tignes for the season...

Essential info for anyone looking to spend the season in Tignes!read more


Charlie's wake-ing up!!

Ever wondered what the Tignes Spirit crew get up to in the summer? Workshop Manager Charlie has been busy in the wake park the past few more


Dragon team go nuts down under!

It's definitely the choice of goggle brand that gives them extra bounce!read more