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Enriching lives affected by disability, special need or life-changing condition with the empowering benefits of year round mountain activities

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France Magazine Article - Ski Slopes for All

27 / 10 / 2017 | Great article by Mary Novakovitch for France Magazine highlighting how more French resorts are now catering for a range of disabilities. View and download the France Magazine article - PDF

Update On Ski Dubai Guinness Book Of World Records – Blind Skiing

18 / 10 / 2017 | We did it!! The new event was the idea of Ski Dubai and Mr. Gustavo Montero from Dubai. The collaboration of Ski 2 Freedom Foundation was instrumental for this event to take place having been asked…

Blind Skiers to Set a New World Record in Dubai

05 / 10 / 2017 | On Sunday 8th October 2017 Ski Dubai will put themselves at the forefront of raising awareness of skiing for blind and visually impaired people by hosting the first ever Guinness World Record for two…

Press Release from Gstaad Tourist Office Ski Dubai & Ski 2 Freedom

05 / 10 / 2017 | Communiqué de presse Projet ambitieux soutenu par la fondation Ski2Freedom et la destination Gstaad Skieurs aveugles essayent un nouveau Guinness-Record à Dubai Gstaad, le 5 octobre 2017 - La r…

Sit skiers able to access La Thuile from La Rosiere

22 / 03 / 2017 | Simon Atkinson, Director of the ESF La Rosiere, has informed us that it is now possible to use sit-skis (both independently and guided) in the Italian ski area of La Thuile which links with La…

CCMS La Plagne trip 2017

01 / 02 / 2017 | La Plagne, the Hotel Araucaria and Oxygene Ski School once again welcome two groups from the UK. CCMS are planning a return to the slopes again this year with children and adults who are skiing with…

Great to see our Tessier dual ski being used in Verbier

24 / 01 / 2017 | Great to see our Tessier dual ski being used in Verbier guided by Charlotte Dischinger of ESS Verbier Snowsports – all possible thanks to our fabulous donors! View video

Ski Club of Great Britain Announces Winner of the Evie Pinching Emerging Talent Award

01 / 06 / 2016 | Ski 2 Freedom is delighted to congratulate Menna Knight winner of the Ski Club of Great Britain's Evie Pinching Emerging Talent Award. Blind and visually impaired skiers are really topping the charts…

Joshua Aspin, with Cerebral Palsy, learning to use a sit-ski in Val d'Isere - France

10 / 02 / 2016 | Assisted skiing in Val d'Isere February 2016 "Joshua (aged 8) suffers from Cerebral Palsy and is unable to walk independently. Despite this he has been skiing with the family twice a year since…

Neilson Active Holidays' French resort Team donate 9,098 euros

28 / 07 / 2015 | Ski 2 Freedom is delighted to announce that a donation of 9,098.22 euros has been received from Neilson Active Holidays' French resort team. Fundraising initiatives were organized by hotel and chalet…

Ski 2 Freedom's First Classical Concert

17 / 07 / 2015 | Music and the mountains are in harmony with the synergy of healing, spiritual awareness, reawakening the senses and helping to rehabilitate and rejuvenate both the body and mind. This is why we…

Philippe Ligerot (ESF Serre Chevalier - Villeneuve) gave inspiration

26 / 01 / 2015 | In memory of Philippe Ligerot - ski instructor from ESF Serre Chevalier (Villeneuve) "My visit to Serre Chevalier just before Grand Ski gave me a wonderful insight into how this amazing ski area…

Ski Banff - Adaptive All Mountain Ski and Ride Camp

27 / 02 / 2014 | International Adventure Awaits! Four days of intermediate to advanced skiing with our American friends. Share your knowledge, learn from our instructors, enjoy the camaraderie of this All Mountain…

Skiing with Down's Syndrome Morzine

27 / 02 / 2014 | Jacob Howes has Down's Syndrome and nothing gets in the way of him having an action packed ski week in Morzine. Knowing how well he was looked after by ESF Morzine and Morzine Kids ensured that the…

Jubiliee Sailing Trust Space this Winter

11 / 12 / 2013 | The Jubilee Sailing Trust have received bursary funding for people to sail on Tenacious this winter. They have space for anyone over 25 with any form of disability to sail this winter.

Sit-ski, child with disability, parent and no ski instructor

15 / 07 / 2013 | Ski independently with your disabled child in France Sit-ski, son or daughter with a disability or special need, you as a parent and no ski instructor! For all parents, brothers, sisters or friends…

Disabled Ski Training Gstaad Switzerland

17 / 12 / 2012 | An enlightening and humbling introduction to Skiing with a disability "A little apprehensive and not quite sure what to expect, I boarded the Eggli-Gstaad cable car one early December morning.…

Disabled Ski Holiday Val d'Isere

27 / 11 / 2012 | Val d’Isere does appear to be a destination suitable for disabled skiers and non-skiers. Says Catherine Cosby director of Ski 2 Freedom: “we are seeing an increasing number of requests for inf…

Ischgl A Weekend Ski Treat

25 / 11 / 2012 | Ischgl – A weekend ski in the Austrian Tyrol After a busy and productive first week working for Ski 2 Freedom, I was looking forward to boarding the train and embarking on my first Swiss adventure. A…

French Press Club Winter Wonderland

11 / 11 / 2012 | French Press Club “Winter Wonderland” networking event held on 11th September 2012 hosted by ATOUT France and France Montagnes was attended by Ski 2 Freedom’s director Catherine Cosby *“It is always extreme…

Rocky Mountain Adaptive Sports Centre

31 / 10 / 2012 | Canada - Rocky Mountain Adaptive Sports Centre: JOB POSTING: ADAPTIVE SKI AND SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTORS NEEDED It is with great pleasure that i write to inform you of employment opportunities with Rocky…

Max Cosby Supporting Families with Disabilities

15 / 10 / 2012 | Lieutenant Max Cosby, trustee of Ski 2 Freedom Foundation, shared his thoughts on being the brother of a severely disabled sister with Rett Syndrome with readers of HOMEPORT - the magazine for the…

French Travel Awards - Runner-Up Best Ski Tour Operator 2012

01 / 06 / 2012 | Ski 2 Freedom is Voted No. 2 Best Ski Tour Operator France 2012 ATOUT France – The French Travel Awards 2012 - The WORKSHOP FRANCE 2012 ended with a Gala Dinner at which the TRAVEL AWARDS for BRITSH T…

Donation received from Tobell Family

10 / 05 / 2012 | Swedish donation for Ski 2 Freedom It is with enormous honour and delight that Ski 2 Freedom is able to announce that we have received a very generous donation of 1,000,000 Swedish Krona (£92,000.00) …

La Berra - provides fun skiing for two children with learning difficulties and their mother who is a blind skier

02 / 03 / 2012 | Helen Harle who is a blind skier and her two children, David and Kathyrn - both of whom have autism and learning difficulties spent the February 2010 half term holiday skiing in La Berra and near by…

Sit skiing in Schladming Austria with Freizeit

18 / 02 / 2012 | We have skied through the Freizeit organization which is based at the Schwaigerhoff Hotel just outside Rohrmoos. The Planei ski resort is wonderful with 3 great mountains easily…

Snow-Camp’s Everest Challenge 2012

03 / 02 / 2012 | Snow-Camp’s Everest Challenge 2012 raises over £25,000 for youth charity! “The Everest Challenge has got everything a great fundraising event needs – where else can you combine snowsports, a genuine endura…

Mountain Battle comes to Les Gets

12 / 01 / 2012 | BIG MOUNTAIN BATTLE, THE NEW SNOW EVENT, UNIQUE IN EUROPE! Saturdays 21st and 28th January and 4th and 11th February 2012 Information courtesy of Press Office Les Gets Tourist Office Following the…

Bobsleigh in La Plagne

14 / 12 / 2011 | Invitation from the Olympic Bobsleigh Experience office in La Plagne brings a dream come true for Ski 2 Freedom’s director Catherine Cosby! "One of the most amazing rides of my life!" With t…

Actor David Proud skis in Morzine

29 / 09 / 2011 | Ski 2 Freedom, featured prominently in a TV programme about adaptive skiing which was broadcasted on 22 September and 24 hours later four families had requested information on both Morzine and…

Freedom of the City of London

29 / 09 / 2011 | Freedom of the City of London was given to Catherine Cosby, Director and Founder, in recognition of her work in encouraging and promoting the mountains in winter to people with a disability, special…

Sit-ski in Val d’Isere with ESF Val d’Isere

30 / 04 / 2011 | Arnon is 22 and was injured two and half years ago with C6/C7 spinal cord injury and now uses a manual wheelchair but is very active. Before his accident he was a good skier and snowboarder. He has…

Cerebral Palsy Skiing Les Arcs

31 / 03 / 2011 | Skiing with Cerebral Palsy in Arcs 1950: This was Mia’s first family ski holiday in March 2011 Mia's mother had contacted Ski 2 Freedom to find out about which ski school would be best to give her t…

Disabled Skiing in Gstaad

04 / 03 / 2011 | Disabled Skiing in Gstaad with Plusport and Active Motion Ski 2 Freedom’s Director, Catherine Cosby, meets a group of disabled skiers on the Eggli mountain above Gstaad Gstaad – once again the ski slo…

Deaf or Audio Impaired: Ski with Confidence at The Snow Centre

 | For many with a disability or additional need there is now a strong number of ski instructors able to give specialist ski instruction, enabling children and adults to meet new expectations and enjoy…

Donation received from Suffolk Vikings Ski Team Memorial Race

 | We are delighted to have received a donation from the Suffolk Vikings Ski Team which was raised when the team raced on Saturday. Catherine Cosby, Trustee and Founder of Ski 2 Freedom said “We are t…

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