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Mini Host Jamaican Bobsleigh Team on Indoor Snow

With lockdown hampering traditional training techniques, the Jamaican Bobsleigh Team have had to get creative and take their rigorous regime to the slopes with a MINI Convertible. The team, including sled pilot Shanwayne Stephens, 30, Dy’Neal Fe’ssal, 28, and Matthew Wilson, 30, have taken their training to another level and hit the UK’s largest indoor slope at The Snow Centre,

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Unlimited Snow Launch Miko’s World Snowpark

The long-established indoor snow centre experts Unlimited snow have created what is believed to be the first intellectual property designed especially for snow parks, Miko’s World. Miko’s World is themed on a fun family of marmots, with main character Miko, his sister Maya along with mother Mutti, father Max and plenty of friends. The snowpark can be operated at any

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British Indoor Snow Centre Operator Acquires Madrid’s Indoor Snow Centre

The British operator of England’s Castleford and Milton Keynes indoor snow centres, Snozone Holdings Ltd, has taken over the operation the Madrid Snowzone in Spain. Madrid’s Snowzone, located in the Xanadu mall, which opened around 20 years ago at a similar time to the Snozone in Milton Keynes, has an interesting history.  It was originally built by the then dominant

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Indoor Snow Centre For Wales Moves Forward

Plans for a first indoor snow centre in Wales, planned for a former quarry site near Merthyr Tydfil, first announced several years ago, remain ‘live’ with the announcement that the project’s developers intend to submit a detailed planning proposal early this summer. At around 500 metres in length the Rhydycar West development will feature by far the longest slope in

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Giant Chinese Snowpark Records nearly 2 Million Visitors In First 7 Months of Operation

The giant Sunac Snow Park in Guangzhou, the capital city of south China’s Guangdong Province, has reported “nearly two million visitors” in the seven months since it opened in June 2020, despite the pandemic, according to its management. Interviewed by China Global Television Network (CGTN) one snowboarder said he had quite his job and moved home to be closer to

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Indoor Snow Centre With “3D multi-level Skiing Routes” Under Construction in China

With more than 30 indoor snow centres now operational (about a quarter of the world total), including several of the planet’s largest facilities. Chinas is already by far the world’s largest operator of these facilities. With the 2022 Winter Olympics – by which time China aimed to get 300 million people interested in ice or snow sports – now just

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