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Second Giant Indoor Snow Centre with Indoor Gondola Lift Opens in China

A massive new indoor snow centre in China, due to officially open next month, has had its ‘soft opening’. Located in the Southern city of Guangzhou, population around 15 million, the centre originally named ‘The Cultural Tourism City’ was initiated by the Wanda Group, the same company that built the world’s largest indoor snow centre (by snow area) in Harbin,

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Jihua Park Indoor Ski Centre Opens

The largest indoor ski centre in Chongqing, China has opened. Jihua Park is located in the city’s  Liangjiang New Area development. Built on a 22,000 square metre site, the indoor snow area is 13,000 square metres, putting it in the 20 largest in the world to date. The snow area is maintained at a constant temperature of -3 to -5℃

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Number of Indoor Ski Centres in China Reaches 26, Taking World Total to 90

Benny Wu, author of the authoritative guide to rapidly expanding ski industry, reports that there are now 26 indoor snow centres open across the country, a rise of five during 2018 compared to the 2017 figure.  Several more are under construction. Mr Wu’s China Ski Industry White Book 2018, available to download via the download section at industry consultant Laurent

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‘Snowboarding Vicar’ Aims to Ride All 6 UK Indoor Snow Centres in a Day for Charity

A “snowboarding vicar” has set himself the challenge of boarding at all six 6 UK indoor snow centres in one day in a charity fundraiser. The Reverend Steven Young, Vicar of St Michael and All Angels, Mill Hill, will aim to complete his 478 mile odyssey on Tuesday, January 26th, starting off at The Snow Centre at Hemel Hempstead with

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