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News from Tignes

Don't miss the latest happenings out of Tignes, including new lifts, terrain expansions, weather, photo galleries, infographics and current events skiers and mountain travelers should know about. Stay up-to-date on Tignes news and events by clicking on articles from the list below or page through to see coverage from the entire ski season.

Family freeriding: A growing trend ©St. Anton am Arlberg

Family freeriding: A growing trend

Off-piste is now more accessible than ever, even for families.
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Summer Skiing: 16 Sweetest Summer Ski Resorts

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  • Learn To Ski In The Sun At Tignes

    Learn To Ski In The Sun At Tignes

    Tignes is offering more than the usual options when it re-opens for glacier skiing on June 21st.

    17th August 2012

  • Last Chance To Ski France in August Before 08-09 Season

    Last Chance To Ski France in August Before 08-09 Season

    France's three remaining summer ski centres are in to their last month of operation in August prior to closing for three months before opening for Winter 2008-9 in November.

    17th August 2012

  • New Gear Testing On Glacier As Tignes Reopens In September

    New Gear Testing On Glacier As Tignes Reopens In September

    Edge 2 Edge, a ski and board rental and purchase company, has teamed up with Mountainsun Ltd who run Chalet Les Melezes in Tignes, France to provide Ski and Board Camps from 26th September when the Tignes ski area re-opens after a four week closure, until 14th December.

    17th August 2012

  • Tignes Opens 1400m Vertical This Saturday

    Tignes Opens 1400m Vertical This Saturday

    Tignes will open for the 2008-9 season this Saturday, September 27th. The resort's Grande Motte Glacier will be open with skiing on a 1,400m vertical down to Val Claret - that's a bigger vertical than most resorts have open in mid-winter and believed to be the biggest September skiable vertical available anywhere.

    17th August 2012

  • 20cm of Fresh Snow in Tignes

    20cm of Fresh Snow in Tignes

    Tignes. The only ski resort in France to have opened already for the 2008-9 season, has reported 20cm (eight inches) of fresh snow has fallen over the past few days.

    17th August 2012

  • Tignes Opens For Summer Skiing In Bikinis

    Tignes Opens For Summer Skiing In Bikinis

    Tignes is the second French resort to open for summer skiing after Les 2 Alpes a week ago. To celebrate the resort staged a bikini ski event in which a small number of enthusiasts took to the snow slopes clad only in swimwear and ski boots. Ski gloves, eye protection and sun cream were also allowed in this ‘competition.'

    17th August 2012

  • Tignes To Host First Winter X Games Outside USA

    Tignes To Host First Winter X Games Outside USA

    Tignes is to host the first ever Winter X Games to be staged outside North America this winter.

    17th August 2012

  • MS Monster Ski Event Back For 2012

    MS Monster Ski Event Back For 2012

    The MS Trust is again staging it’s now annual Monster Ski Challenge in Tignes next winter.

    17th August 2012

  • Tignes Ready For Winter X Games

    Tignes Ready For Winter X Games

    The SuperPipe copings are getting higher and higher, king-size modules are growing fast, the partners’ village is taking shape - all in readiness for the third staging of the Winter X Games in Tignes.

    17th August 2012

  • X Games to expand to six events in 2013

    The X Games is to double in size with three new events.

    26th March 2012

  • Two Golds for Shaun White at Winter X Games Tignes

    Get all the results and watch highlights from the Winter X Games Tignes.

    21st March 2012

  • Freeriding for the whole family

    Could your kids be natural born freeriders? Embark on a family off-piste adventure.

    13th March 2012

  • Round-up of snow conditions in Europe

    Powder alarms have been going off all week, so where is the best snow right now?

    9th December 2011

  • Bag a December ski deal

    Here's our pick of the best ski deals in December.

    22nd November 2011

  • Where to find snow in December

    Read our guide to the top 10 ski resorts with the best snow conditions in December.

    12th November 2011

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