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  1. September 2015 Newsletter

    September 2015 Newsletter

    This article is available in PDF here. Early Bird Registrations for FIPS 2016 in Italy now open Go to www.fips2016.it for Congress information and to register. There is a €100 reduction on the standard cost by registering early. The Early Bird Registration requires full payment to be made before 31 October 2015. Payment can be...

  2. European Ski Patrol Meeting in Montgenevre Jan 2015

    European Ski Patrol Meeting in Montgenevre Jan 2015

    A most successful European Ski Patrol Meeting was held from 22-24 January at Montgenèvre, France. Some 55 patrollers attended with representatives from France, Scotland, Italy, Sweden and Romania. FIPS also welcomed potential new members from the Swiss Ski Patrol and Andorra. Activities included: an on-snow avalanche training afternoon presentations about the training and activities of...

  3. Italy 2016, here we come!

    Italy 2016, here we come!

    In the second meeting of the Executive Board, FIPS’ Delegates voted to decide in which site the 20th Congress will be hosted. In the days before, Italian and Russian representative showed their friends the proposal for hosting the upcoming FIPS’ gathering.The talks went on in the following hours and days, Italian and Russian patrollers invited...

  4. Slopes’ safety, waiting for the snow

    Slopes’ safety, waiting for the snow

    The weather events in Christmas Day and during the next two ones made difficult for the managers to open the ski resort of Piancavallo. The rainfall in those three days eroded the snowpack, partly natural and partly produced by snowmaking system, on the ski runs. The commitment, professionalism and the work of the Management and all...

  5. 19th Congress. Official dates

    19th Congress. Official dates

    In these days we received a few updates about FIPS 19th Congress. It moved to Big White Ski Resort and registration with guaranteed space will be open unti Dec., 31st 2013 as long as Space permits. To summarize all, we remind to all attendees the dates. Ski patrol from all around the will meet in...

  6. BASP Newsletter, March 2013

    BASP Newsletter, March 2013

    Chers amis, Nous publions ce que ce court article pour vous faire savoir que le dernier numéro du bulletin de BASP. En cliquant sur ce lien, vous pouvez télécharger le numéro publié en Mars 2013 (en anglais). Bonne lecture!

  7. BASP Newsletter, March 2013

    BASP Newsletter, March 2013

    Hello all dear friends, we publish this short post to let all know about the latest issue of BASP News letter. Clicking on this link you will be able to download the issue published in March 2013. Enjoy reading!

  8. Theory documents for education about avalanches

    Theory documents for education about avalanches

    Our friend Marc Z. from Switzerland let us know about an important finding he did while reading the web. Marc found in this page hosted in Manuel Genswein’s web site some papers about avalanches available to download. All of us who took part to the 2009 FIPS Congress in Åre for sure remember the sessions...

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