FIS Snow Kidz a Piancavallo

On Sunday 20 March the Snow Kidz event took place for the first time in Piancavallo. Snow Kidz is an initiative in the FIS-International Ski Federation program, with the aim of bringing children closer to the world of skiing, snow and ski resorts. During the event, a group of...

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Celebration of Life – Mark ”Archy” Archambault

Celebration of a life Mark ”Archy” Archambault  August 5, 1955  – February 9, 2022. He joined FIPS many years ago, always attending the international meetings, had fun and went skiing. For patrollers, he certainly placed Smuggler´s Notch, Vermont on the international map for ski areas. He always made...

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International Ski Patrol Day 2022

Helly Hansen supports ski patrollers worldwide for International Ski Patrol Day 2022   OSLO, NORWAY (FEBRUARY 10, 2022) — On February 10, 2022, global ski and outdoor brand Helly Hansen celebrated ski patrollers around the globe on the first International Ski Patrol Day (ISPD). An opportunity for all mountain-lovers...

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World Ski Day Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oberhofen, 12th January 2022 WORLD SNOW DAY 2022, ITS ON! On the 16th January 2022, the 11th edition of World Snow Day will take place. As in 2021, World Snow Day events will be subject to COVID-19 restrictions. In light of this Organisers have been instructed...

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In Memoriam Mark LABOW

In Memoriam Mark LABOW

Montreal, April 27th, 2018 Mark LABOW, a ski patroller for 70 years, has died this week in Ste Agathe, Quebec. Mark became interested in ski patrolling international relations in 1977 and founded FIPS in 1979 with like minded people from around the planet. The glue of similar interests and...

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FIPS Appoints new Avalanche SIG Coordinator

Fédération Internationale des Patrouilles de Ski is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Avalanche Special Interest Group Coordinator, Fanny Bourjaillat, France. Fanny kindly writes an open letter to FIPS members to introduce herself. To all FIPS members, I was recently introduced as your new ‘’Avalanche SIG’’ manager…...

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