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World Ski Awards continues successful Leitner, Prinoth, and Demaclenko partnerships

World Ski Awards continues successful Leitner, Prinoth, and Demaclenko partnerships

The world’s best ski tourism organisations will be rewarded for the third time at the World Ski Awards 2015 next month; a high-calibre competition that sets the standards in global winter tourism. This year, the event is being held from November 20th-22nd in Kitzbühel. The Leitner Group - with Leitner ropeways, Prinoth, and Demaclenko - has been a partner since 2014 and will return again this year, with the evening providing an excellent opportunity for the company to highlight its leading role in international ski tourism.

World Ski Awards voting approaches halfway stage

World Ski Awards voting approaches halfway stage

The all-important 16 week voting window of the 2015 World Ski Awards - the only global initiative to recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in the global ski tourism industry - is about to reach the halfway stage. Voting will close on the September 25th and with voting numbers across all the international categories already at record levels, the final months of voting will very much determine which destinations, hotels, chalets and ski companies will win the coveted 2015 World Ski Awards – the highest accolades in ski tourism.

World Ski Awards 2015 finalists revealed as voting opens

World Ski Awards 2015 finalists revealed as voting opens

World Ski Awards - the only global initiative to recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in the global ski tourism industry - has announced the finalists set to compete in its 2015 Awards Programme. The competitors were revealed today as the all-important 16 week voting window opens. Members of the ski community, both tourism professionals and ski consumers, are now invited to view the World Ski Awards 2015 finalists.

World Ski Awards to return to A-ROSA Kitzbühel for Gala Ceremony 2015

World Ski Awards to return to A-ROSA Kitzbühel for Gala Ceremony 2015

World Ski Awards has revealed A-ROSA Kitzbühel will host its annual Gala Ceremony for the third consecutive year. A-ROSA Kitzbühel will welcome industry leaders to the World Ski Awards on November 20th-22nd for a three day programme of unrivalled networking events, dinners, and exclusive ski experience activities. The highlight of the event will be the World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony 2015 itself on the evening of November 21st.

Kitzbühel Ski Club hosts 75th Hahnenkamm Races

Kitzbühel Ski Club hosts 75th Hahnenkamm Races

26 January 2015 Focus

The Hahnenkamm Races have been the most important event for Kitzbühel Ski Club since 1931. Over the course of time, Austria’s greatest ski festival has evolved into one of the most prestigious ski sporting events worldwide and ranks highly in the international sports world. Winning at Kitzbühel is a true highlight in every skier’s sporting career.

Bramble Ski celebrates World Ski Awards recognition

Bramble Ski celebrates World Ski Awards recognition

12 December 2014 Hotel News Travel Events News

Luxury ski operator, Bramble Ski, is celebrating its recent win in the World Ski Awards, picking up the much-coveted title of ‘Austria’s Best Ski Chalet’ with luxurious Chalet 1597, in Lech. The award comes at an exciting time for the company, as they introduce more impressive chalets across three resorts, Switzerland, Austria & France, redefining the standards of luxury in alpine accommodation.

Val Thorens triumphs at 2014 World Ski Awards at A-ROSA Kitzbühel

Val Thorens triumphs at 2014 World Ski Awards at A-ROSA Kitzbühel

22 November 2014 Travel Events News Tourism News

French ski destination Val Thorens has been recognised as the World’s Best Ski Resort by voters at the World Ski Awards for a second successive year. In a night of high drama at A-ROSA Kitzbühel, Austria, the title of World’s Best Ski Hotel went to Stein Eriksen Lodge of the United States, while host Bergbahn Kitzbühel was recognised as the World’s Best Ski Resort Company.

World Ski Awards links with iSKI ahead of 2014 Gala Ceremony

World Ski Awards links with iSKI ahead of 2014 Gala Ceremony

World Ski Awards has confirmed the signing of iSKI as its latest partner as final preparations are put in place ahead of the annual Gala Ceremony. The event, the only global initiative to recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in ski hospitality, returns for a second year to welcome leading international figureheads and decision makers to A-Rosa Kitzbühel on November 21st-23rd.

LAAX to open largest ever permanently operated halfpipe

LAAX to open largest ever permanently operated halfpipe

LAAX, Europe’s leading freestyle destination, is set to kick off the winter season with a truly sensational development: the opening of the largest permanently operated halfpipe in the world. With the new halfpipe totalling 200 metres in length and 6.90 metres in height, the Swiss freeski and snowboard resort is setting a new standard for winter sport, and on December 6th 2014, a grand opening party is being held to celebrate the new superpipe going into operation.