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Reem Mall Abu Dhabi to Open in 2021

One of the longest planned indoor snow centres in the Middle East will open in 2021, the company behind it says. Snow Park Abu Dhabi will be a ‘destination snow park attraction’ covering 11,600 square metres (125,000 sq ft park) with less of an onus on skiing and snowboarding, it is understood, but more on multi-snow fun activities including sledging

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Indoor Snow Centre for Sydney Still on the Cards

Plans for a $200m (Australian) indoor snow centre for Western Sydney first announced several years ago are still alive and the plans are in fact now one step closer, according to local reports. The proposed Winter Sports World for Penrith in Western Sydney is the latest of multiple indoor-snow-centre projects announced for the city lover the past three decades. The

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Greater Manchester Still Skiing At Tier 3

The Greater Manchester region changed from tier 2 to England’s highest tier 3 pandemic restrictions as of Friday (23rd October), but the region’s indoor real snow slope, Chill Factore, has confirmed it will remain open to skiers and boarders. The centre was awarded Visit England’s ‘We’re Good To Go’ accreditation when it re-opened back in August and since reopening, the

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WORLD’s Top SKI Racers Train Indoors

Indoor snow centres have been providing off-season training facilities for decades now, but during the pandemic, with travel to glacier resorts and southern hemisphere ski camps difficult or impossible for many racers, they have been coming in to their own this summer, since they have been allowed to re-open in most countries. The International Ski Federation (FIS) recently ran a

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Indoor Snow Running

Ski Dubai have announced plans to stage what is being dubbed, “the world’s first summer snow-running competition.” The event, scheduled to take place on August 14, will see up to 300 runners compete at the indoor snow slope running three kilometres (just under two miles) in total, up and down the centre’s 400 metre long indoor snow slope. 300 slots

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