"Superb" conditions at Tignes
According to the Ski Club of Great Britain, British snowboarder Dan Wakeham came second in the half pipe boarder event at the resort against stiff competition.
Meanwhile, Tignes tourism website has predicted snowfalls for later today after a cloudy start.
Looking ahead, those on a ski holiday in Tignes this week can expect a sunny day on Tuesday followed by unsettled weather with more snowfalls on Wednesday and additional snow expected between Thursday and Sunday.
This March in Tignes, the Freeride World Tour is taking place on the slopes of the Alps.
The competition will see 44 of the world's "best freeskiers and snowboarders" meet up for a race judged on five main criteria: line choice and execution, fluidity, control, skill and style and finally rhythm.
Date Posted: 28 Nov 2016
Tignes is famous as being one of the most snow-sure ski resorts in the Alps. The mighty Grande Motte glacier allows skiing up to 3456m and even in the summer months the glacier can be open for several weeks for summer skiing and snowboarding. As the popular French resort continues to grow, it is set...
Date Posted: 21 Sep 2015
Winter is off to an early start in France! In just under 2 weeks Tignes will open the Grande Motte glacier for the season. Ski before anyone else from 3rd October and enjoy non-stop skiing until 8th May 2016. The rest of the Espace Killy ski area opens on the 28th November and you can buy pack...
Date Posted: 14 Sep 2015
The first sprinkling of snow has started to appear on the peaks of some of our favourite ski resorts’, reminding us that winter is just around the corner. Up to 20cm fell in the northern French Alps in the higher ski resorts. The best of the new snow was seen on the Grande Motte glacier ...