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Bringing the ski slopes to you

Bringing the ski slopes to you

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Welcome back to Snow Week on Pocket-lint. While all our fantastic articles on winter sports - how to plan them and making sure you've got the best gear to enjoy them - are a fantastic read, it can be a little depressing if you've neither the money nor... >>

On the Piste with Zeal Optics GPS Goggles

On the Piste with Zeal Optics GPS Goggles

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If you're as serious about skiing as we know that you are about tech, then you might want to grab yourself a pair of these Zeal Optics GPS Goggles from Firebox. Inside the SPX polarized lens, there is a micro-LCD screen that appears as if it's 2 metres... >>

Ski Report app busts snowfall exaggerations

Ski Report app busts snowfall exaggerations

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An iPhone application has been released that allows skiers and snowboarders to more accurately judge how much snow has fallen on their favourite resort. The software, provided by skireport.com, allows users to rate the snow themselves - cutting through... >>

Adidas launch id2 Imperial Scout goggles

Adidas launch id2 Imperial Scout goggles

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So we wouldn’t normally bring you news of a humble pair of skiing goggles, but when they make you look like a Star Wars Imperial Scout, they must be worth a shout. Hitting the shops this winter, the new goggles from Adidas feature a whole host of innovation... >>

Surfanic iPod jackets for piste music

Surfanic iPod jackets for piste music

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Ok, it was the company banner motto and the giant iPod that reeled us in, but if you can’t bear to be away from your iPod whilst you hit the slopes this winter, then check out this offering from Surfanic. Taking a leaf out of Burton’s book (we’ve... >>

Ultimate skiing simulator at Realli-Ski

Ultimate skiing simulator at Realli-Ski

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There is no doubt that getting a few lessons before you hit the slopes on that expensive skiing holiday can really help get the most out of your time on the snow. You can head to your nearest dry ski slope or even take a day out to the SnowDome. But all... >>

See clearly with the Bollé RX Adaptor

See clearly with the Bollé RX Adaptor

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One of the biggest complaints from bespectacled skiers and snowboarders is what to do with glasses when you don the essential goggles. Of course, you could wear contacts, but if you drop one in the snow, well, you’d have a miserable time finding it... >>

Uvex Uvision high-tech LCD goggles for snow sports

Uvex Uvision high-tech LCD goggles for snow sports

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Skiers and snowboarders can suffer from snow blindness as a result of bright sunlight reflecting off white snow. A techie solution is about to be launched - Uvex's new Uvision line of goggles. The goggles use LCD technology and a double lens that means... >>

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Burton Gore-Tex authentic denim jeans and Jacket

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Jeans are great aren’t they? Staple of your wardrobe, but they carry one major flaw; get them wet and they are a bugger to deal with. So what's the solution? Waterproof them with Gore-Tex of course. That's exactly what Burton, the snowboarding firm,... >>

Ski Club and Snow+Rock present summer adventure talks

Ski Club and Snow+Rock present summer adventure talks

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The Ski Club of Great Britain has teamed up with Snow+Rock, the outdoors retailer, to present a number of adventure talks during June and July. The talks, dubbed Living the High Life, will showcase some of Britain's leading climbers, mountain bike racers,... >>