Work to start on sealing The Remarkables ski area access road

Premier New Zealand ski operator NZSki has announced the start of work to seal 4km of The Remarkables ski area road in Queenstown as part of its $45 million redevelopment of the ski area. Work will start by the end of February and the road will be sealed to the […]

Podiums for Hall & Peters Ahead of Paralympic Games

Recent podium results for New Zealand Paralympians Adam Hall and Corey Peters have them feeling confident ahead of the Sochi Paralympic Winter Games next month. Alpine ski racers Adam Hall and Corey Peters competed at the 2014 IPC Alpine Skiing National Championships and NorAm Cup held in Aspen, USA from […]

Hajimemashite Japan Episode 2

In this second instalment of the Japan trip web series, the boys head to Rusutsu resort and explore the terrain and snow there. [vimeo][/vimeo] Filmed and Edited by Thomas Lloyd Skiers: Ollie Hunt, Ryan Read, Nick Pascoe Music: Dion – Wanderer, Pusha T – Numbers on the Board. Filmed on location […]

Atomic AIRTIME – Chris Benchetler in Japan

Chris Benchetler had the pleasure of a month long trip to the land of bottomless powder, unique culture and tasty food. Based in Hokkaido, Japan, Chris scored countless faceshots with the Nimbus Independent crew and basically had the one of those ski trips we all dream of having. [youtube][/youtube] To […]

Nimbus Independent – Compass: NIPPON

The Compass series captures a visually stunning full spectrum experience from ski trips to 3 beautiful countries: Russia, Italy, and Japan. The contrasting culture, mountain shape, terrain, snow quality, food, language, music, pace of life & architecture all play into what it feels like to ski & travel abroad. [vimeo][/vimeo] […]

Three Kiwis in Top Ten at the Olympic Halfpipe

Lyndon Sheehan, Beau James Wells and Jossi Wells the three skiers representing New Zealand at inaugral Olympic Halfpipe competition all threw down in the snowy qualifiers and booked themselves a berth in the twelve man final. While our guys felt quite at home in the rough conditions the adverse weather saw […]

FWQ Win Puts Neil Williman Back on Track

A win at the three star Freeride World Qualifier event in Austria, has given New Zealand freeskier Neil Williman a much needed confidence boost and put his competition season back on track. The Freeride World Qualifier (FWQ) Tour consists of a series of events with different point values from 1-star […]

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