Could you be our next Snow-Camp Bristol Programme Manager?

October 19th, 2016

  If you are passionate about snowsports and want help make a difference to young people’s lives, then this could be the job for you! The Bristol Programme Manager, reporting to the Programme Director, is responsible for setting up a new Snow-Camp Bristol programme for 2017. Delivering a range of snowsports and life-skills focused youth […]

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Lucky four to join Winter Olympian Chemmy Alcott and Dougie Crawford at CDC Performance Camp in Hintertux Austria

September 30th, 2016

CDC Performance and Delancey are delighted to announce the four lucky individuals who have been picked to join Winter Olympian, Chemmy Alcott and her partner, Dougie Crawford on their next training camp, due to take place in Hinterux, Austria from 15th-22nd October. Thomas Rascagneres (16) from Cheshire, David Cameron (14) from Tamworth, alongside Aimee Hudgell […]

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Snow-Camp Apprentices are Stars of the Show at the 2016 Snow-Camp City Drinks & Summer Auction Evening

July 13th, 2016

Youth charity Snow-Camp hosted their annual City Drinks and Summer Auction on the stunning roof terrace suite at Norton Rose Fulbright on Monday evening. Over 250 guests enjoyed the amazing view’s over the London skyline on a perfect summer evening, alongside stars of the snowsports world Graham Bell, Chemmy Alcott, Dougie Crawford, Cara Brown and […]

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Jenny Jones & co. celebrate the launch of Snow-Camp Bristol!

June 7th, 2016

Last week, Snow-Camp officially launched its snowsports-based youth programmes in Bristol – the 3rd UK city in the charities #5NOW Expansion Campaign to take its programmes national. Over 4 days at The Mendip Snowsports Centre, the Snow-Camp team ran 2 beginner First Tracks Programmes, giving inner-city young people from across Bristol & the surrounding areas […]

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Sir Steve Redgrave announced as Snow-Camp Ambassador

May 20th, 2016

Following the success of the 2016 Coeur Blanc in Meribel in which Sir Steve Redgrave participated, Snow-Camp are delighted to welcome the 5 x gold medal-winning Olympian as the newest addition to the Snow-Camp Ambassador line-up! Sir Steve joins a celebrated group of snowports personalities including BBC’s Graham Bell and Ed Leigh, Sochi 2014 Olympic […]

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JonJoe passes his ISIA L3 exams with the Warren Smith Ski Academy!

April 21st, 2016

2014/15 Snow-Camp Apprentice JonJoe passes his ISIA Level 3 teaching & technical exams with the incredible support from professional freeskier and Snow-Camp Patron Warren Smith! Here, JonJoe reflects on his experience in Verbier, what his Snow-Camp Apprenticeship means to him, and his plans for the coming years. JonJoe said: “I have passed not just my […]

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Snow-Camp success as charity partner at Delancey British Alpine Championships

March 31st, 2016

The 2016 Delancey British Senior & Junior National Alpine Championships took place in Tignes 20th – 27th March and Snow-Camp were honored to be welcomed as the official charity partner. Snow-Camp Apprentices Jade & Shayleigh were welcomed as part of the volunteer team alongside staff from Delancey and TeamBSS – gaining invaluable work experience and […]

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Sir Steve Redgrave says Coeur Blanc Challenge was, ‘One of the hardest but most fun days of skiing he has ever had!’

March 13th, 2016

The prestigious Coeur Blanc Challenge took place yesterday in Meribel, and Sir Steve Redgrave joined 124 other skiers and snowboarders aiming to ride each of the 52 lifts in one day. Sir Steve, a passionate skier, said, ‘It was one of the hardest but most fun days of skiing I have ever had – the […]

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Snow-Camp win big at the twelth annual National Apprenticeship Awards

February 5th, 2016

On the 26th of January, Snow-Camp was recognised for their outstanding contribution to apprenticeships at the National Apprenticeship Awards 2015. Snow-Camp, who won in the South East regional category, were delighted to then make it through to the National Finals and have now been named in the Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list in the UK. […]

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Biggest Snow-Camp Alpine Challenge ever enjoys amazing conditions – and raises over £25,000!

January 18th, 2016

21 tired but happy teams of skiers and snowboarders returned to the UK yesterday after participating in the biggest Alpine Challenge to date.  This was the 7th year of the annual snowsports endurance challenge, hosted by youth charity Snow-Camp, which sees teams of 4 skiing harder than ever before over 2 full-on days, attempting to […]

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Snow-Camp chosen as beneficiary charity for the Coeur Blanc 2016

January 13th, 2016

The fifth Coeur Blanc challenge will be taking place between 10th – 12th March in the Méribel Valley, the perfect setting to stage this one-of-a-kind snowsports challenge. Youth charity Snow-Camp are delighted to have got through a tough selection process to become the beneficiary charity for the 2016 event, which will bring together 20 teams […]

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The Chalet Host Course Step Up For Snow-Camp!

December 11th, 2015

Our wonderful partners Cathy & Ralph from The Chalet Host Course have committed to hosting not 1 but 5 Snow-Camp Apprentices ahead of the 2016/17 winter season. Following the success of Emily – a former Snow-Camp Graduate who, during her week in Morzine with the Chalet Host Team, managed to secure a season in the […]

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Snow-Camp Graduate JonJoe Reaches New Heights

December 9th, 2015

Jonjoe Boulter will become Snow-Camp’s most qualified graduate this winter Snow-Camp is the UK’s only charity using a combination of snowsports, life skills and vocational training to support inner-city young people. In 2013 the charity was awarded the Freedom of the City for its outstanding work and earlier this year also won at the National […]

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Ski Safari Step Up Their Support For Youth Charity Snow-Camp

December 4th, 2015

Snow-Camp announces £50,000 sponsorship package from Ski Safari to support their #5NOW nationwide expansion programme. In July, Snow-Camp launched its expansion plans to work in 5 major cities throughout the UK over the coming three years. Branded as ‘5NOW’, 2016 promises to be an exciting time for Snow-Camp with the expansion beginning in Bristol in […]

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Youth Charity Snow-Camp, with Special Guest Frank Gardner OBE, Welcome in the Festive Season

December 3rd, 2015

Youth charity Snow-Camp hosted their 2015 Christmas Dinner and Auction on the stunning roof terrace suite at Norton Rose Fulbright on Friday 27th November with 100 guests who enjoyed the amazing view over London’s skyline. The Brighton-based charity, which has been supporting inner-city young people across London since 2003, had much to celebrate – most […]

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Disability Snowsport and Snow-Camp Team Up!

November 24th, 2015

Snow-Camp continues to inspire young people through their DSUK Partnership Snow-Camp has partnered with Disability Snowsport UK (DSUK) to offer a truly inspiring programme, the DSUK Adaptive Training Programme, as part of their Award Winning apprenticeship programme at the South-East National Apprenticeship Awards. DSUK wants to make sure that anyone with a disability, may it […]

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Snow-Camp wins at the National Apprenticeship Service Awards!

October 22nd, 2015

Snow-Camp was incredibly proud to be awarded the Unilever Award Small Employer of the Year at the South-East National Apprenticeship Awards organised by the National Apprenticeship Service. The high profile awards ceremony took place on 21st October 2015 at HMS President, London and celebrated apprenticeships across the region. By receiving this award Snow-Camp will now […]

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Could you be Snow-Camp’s new Intermediate Business Operations Apprentice

October 1st, 2015

Snow-Camp are recruiting for an Intermediate Business Operations Apprentice based at our Hove head office. Could this be the role for you or someone you know? The desired candidate will be the first contact clients have in their Snow-Camp experience, ensuring effective and friendly service. They will be entrusted with a range of responsibilities and […]

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Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show announce Snow-Camp as official charity partner for 2015

October 1st, 2015

The Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show is pleased to welcome Snow-Camp as the official charity partner for both of this year’s shows at Event City, Manchester (30 October – 1 November) and Battersea Park, London (5-8th November). Snow-Camp have been attending the London show since the charity was founded in 2003, with the charities involvement […]

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More Young People take to the slopes in the Midlands!

July 7th, 2015

Pupils from Lindsworth School and West Bromwich Albion Foundation School took part in a challenging and rewarding couple of days at SnowDome in Tamworth last week as part of Snow-Camp’s innovative First Tracks programme. Over the two days young people were challenged to see just how much they could learn both on the slopes and […]

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July 2nd, 2015

Youth charity Snow-Camp hosted their annual City Drinks and Summer Auction on the stunning roof terrace suite at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP. 300 guests enjoyed the amazing view over London’s skyline on a perfect summer evening including stars of the snowsports world Jenny Jones, Graham Bell and Chemmy Alcott. The charity, which has been supporting […]

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Jenny Jones inspires young people at the Snow-Camp Bristol launch!

May 20th, 2015

Youth charity Snow-Camp held its first ever Bristol First Tracks programme on the 9th & 10th May. With their Patron and Olympic medalist Jenny Jones on hand as a positive role model to support her legacy improving levels of accessibility and participation in snowsports for inner-city young people. She was back at the Mendip slope […]

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Snow-Camp Midlands Successfully Launches at SnowDome!

May 19th, 2015

Ten young people from Oaklands Youth Centre, Handsworth, Birmingham and four from Waterfront Sports Education Academy, Belgrave, Leicester participated in the launch of Snow-Camp Midlands at the end of April 2015. Nine young skiers and five snowboarders attended the First Tracks programme, a two day introduction to skiing and snowboarding for young people who have […]

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Snow-Camp Ambassador Jack Gower see’s Excel Programme in action!

May 19th, 2015

What a fantastic final weekend on Snow-Camp Excel. The young people got through their Level 1 Snowsport England Instructor qualification and we had Snow-Camp Ambassador Jack Gower (British Alpine Ski Racer) and long-time supporter Richard Gower along to help and inspire our young people right before their assessment day! Jack and Richard arrived and were […]

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Snow-Camp Snowsports Apprenticeship 2015/16 has now launched!

May 19th, 2015

We are please to announce the Snow-Camp Apprenticeship programme has been launched for its 3rd year! We have five spaces for young people who wish to pursue a career in the snowsports industry and have come through Snow-Camp programmes. Snow-Camp Apprentices gain valuable experience working on all our youth programmes, alongside work placements across the […]

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Snow-Camp Apprentices join Great Britain’s snowsport athletes to inspire the next generation.

May 19th, 2015

As the 2014/15 winter season draws to a close, talented athletes and apprentices from British Ski & Snowboard, Disability Snowsport UK and Snow-Camp are sharing their inspiration, enthusiasm and knowledge at a series of school assemblies across the UK, supported by Delancey. Children and teachers are being offered the unique opportunity to apply for their […]

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Snow-Camp Patron Warren Smith mentors Hackney young person to become a BASI Level 2 Ski Instructor at his Verbier academy!

March 25th, 2015

Snow-Camp is an innovative youth charity that uses a unique combination of skiing, snowboarding and life-skills programmes to support inner-city young people. As part of their programmes Snow-Camp offers a year long snowsports apprenticeship scheme. Apprentices gain an NVQ in Activity Leadership, work as assistant instructors on the charities programmes and secure vocational opportunities with […]

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Snow-Camp Featured in Delancey Snowsports Movie

March 11th, 2015

Snow-Camp are honored to feature in Delancey’s Snowsport Movie – which aims to inspire more young people to get involved with snowsports, whatever their background. The movie not only features our young people & our Apprentices in action but also includes features from our fantastic Patrons including Olympic Bronze Medalist Jenny Jones, Olympic Skier Chemmy […]

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Could you be Snow-Camp’s new Development Officer?

February 26th, 2015

Snow-Camp are looking for the right person to join our small but committed team based in Hove, who can support the diversification of our donor and fundraising base in the UK, while maintaining strong relationships with existing donors. The successful candidate will have experience of fundraising and developing and maintaining a donor database. We are […]

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Snow-Camp Cardiff Gets More Young People on the Slopes!

February 19th, 2015

Snow-Camp Cardiff has had its second successful First Tracks programme this month with 32 enthusiastic young people (13-19) from across six different youth projects taking on the challenge of learning to ski and snowboard at Cardiff Ski & Snowboard Centre, in partnership with Snowsport Cymru Wales & Snow Chateaux. Lots of progression was made both on the slope in […]

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Stay up to date with our new youth blogs

February 3rd, 2015

As our snowsports, life-skills & vocational programmes expand, we are lucky to have some exceptional young people who have gone through the entire Snow-Camp journey & are now representing the charity as ambassadors of our work.  Check out the blogs from of our dedicated apprentices via the link here.

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Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show to Exhibit work of and RP Roberts to support Snow-Camp

October 28th, 2014

The Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show London is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting the work of landscape painter RP Roberts and online photography hub as part of this year’s show, at Earls Court 2, London. Welsh-born landscape painter and snow enthusiast RP Roberts will be on stand E2, in The Drop […]

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Patron Warren Smith mentors Snow-Camp young person to become a ski instructor at his Verbier academy!

October 24th, 2014

  Snow-Camp Patron Warren Smith, one of Britain’s leading professional free skiers and an internationally qualified performance coach, has offered a once in a lifetime placement for one Apprentice Jonjoe Boulter, to train with the Warren Smith Ski Academy in 2015. Starting in January the nine week course is based in the prestigious resort of […]

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Snowsports Industries of Great Britain (SIGB) announce new partnership with Snow-Camp

October 8th, 2014

The Snowsport Industries of Great Britain (SIGB), the trade association for the UK snowsports industry, has announced a partnership with Snow-Camp by offering two snowsports bursary places as well as helping to search for apprenticeship work-placement opportunities. The SIGB will being funding two bursary places of £2,000 which will enable two young people to take […]

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SkiWeekends Chalet Cookery Course – A Huge Success

October 6th, 2014

The Snow-Camp Apprentices are back and qualified! After 1 week in Morzine at the aptly named Chalet Gourmet, a group of 6 Snow-Camp apprentices completed and passed their Chalet Cookery Course. They went out novice Snow-Camp apprentices and have returned last weekend confident caterers able to prepare, make and present chalet meals for up […]

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Snow-Camp launches Leeds / Bradford Programme

August 13th, 2014

Innovative youth charity launches pilot programme in Leeds/Bradford A chance for inner city young people to get involved in a unique snow-sports initiative Inner city young people aged 13 – 19 across Leeds and Bradford are being given a unique opportunity to get involved for the first time with a pilot youth snow-sports programme aimed […]

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Snow-Camp’s Annual City Drinks and Summer Auction Raises £25,000 for Charity

July 30th, 2014

  Youth charity Snow-Camp hosted their annual City Drinks and Summer Auction last night on the stunning roof terrace suite at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP. Over 200 guests enjoyed the amazing view over London’s skyline on what turned out to be a perfect summer evening for the event. Snow-Camp Patron and host for the evening […]

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Jenny Jones announced as Snow-Camp patron!

June 12th, 2014

Olympic bronze medalist Jenny Jones has confirmed that she will be joining the Snow-Camp team as a patron. On joining Snow-Camp Jenny said ‘I have been a supporter of Snow-Camp for a number of years, and have enjoyed seeing the charity develop and expand its fantastic work. As a snowboarder I love the way Snow-Camp […]

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Snow-Camp City Drinks and Summer Auction event launched!

June 11th, 2014

Once again, our generous hosts Norton Rose have kindly agreed to host our annual City Drinks and Summer Auction on their fabulous terrace suite overlooking the Thames and London Bridge. A perfect way to spend a summers evening! The date is confirmed as 29th July 2014 and Olympic Skier, BBC Presenter and Snow-Camp patron Graham Bell will be our compere for the evening, which […]

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Snow-Camp Cardiff Pilot Programme a Great Success!

June 4th, 2014

Youth charity Snow-Camp’s first ever pilot Cardiff programme, held Saturday 31st May and Sunday 1st June, proved a huge success with a large group of young people from surrounding urban areas participating to experience snowsports for the first time. Over 75% of the participants were Not in Employment, Education or Training (NEET), or at risk […]

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Snow-Camp Cardiff Launches Soon!

May 20th, 2014

Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that their distinctive and innovative snowsports youth programme is making its way to Cardiff. The pilot Cardiff programme maintains the same ethos and vision that has made Snow-Camp London such a success over the last 10 years by providing young people from urban areas a platform to break down social […]

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Could you be our new Assistant Programme Manager?

March 12th, 2014

We are looking for a new Assistant Programme Manager at Snow-Camp to support the management our growing range of youth snowsports programmes! This is a really exciting opportunity to play a key role in Snow-Camp’s development over the coming years. So if you love working with young people and have solid experience delivering youth programmes […]

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First Snow-Camp Glasgow Young Person Qualifies as Instructor!

February 17th, 2014

Michael Conner, a 19 year-old from Blantyre; South Lanarkshire, qualified as a ski instructor on Friday 7th February with Ski Academy Europe at Cairngorm Mountain. Michael only started skiing in November 2012 when he came along to a Snow-Camp Glasgow Beginner session at Bearsden Ski & Board Club with the Rutherglen Prince’s Trust Team Programme. […]

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18 Teams Achieve Record Km’s in the 2014 Alpine Challenge!

January 21st, 2014

After a fantastic weekend of endurance skiing and snowboarding, 18 teams have returned to the UK after competing in the 2014 Snow-Camp Alpine Challenge. The teams awoke early to perfect powder snow conditions in Morzine on the opening day of the Challenge, and set off in their attempt to reach 21 checkpoints across the huge Portes […]

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Kitesurfing Armada donates £10,000 to RNLI

December 5th, 2013

Following the success of our world record breaking Kitesurfing Armada event last September, we were delighted to be able to present the RNLI with £10,000 last weekend from the funds raised. Members of the RNLI came down to Lancing beach to receive the cheque and thank the kitesurfers and Snow-Camp for their efforts. To read […]

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Snow-Camp announced as official charity partner for Freeze 2013

November 15th, 2013

‘Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that for the third year running Snow-Camp will be the official Charity partner for the forthcoming Freeze Festival – to be held at Clapham Common from 27th Nov to 1st Dec. The partnership has developed further this year with Freeze providing the opportunity to offer work experience opportunities to our […]

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Snow-Camp Rally raises £7,500 for Snow-Camps work

November 8th, 2013

The 2013 Snow-Camp Rally took place on Friday 25th October, with 7 fantastic teams competing to be crowned Snow-Camp Rally winners 2013 and raising invaluable fund for our work with young people. This years event once again proved that it was no easy task riding all 5 snow centres in under 12 hours with teams […]

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Snow-Camp Celebrates 10 Years with Stars of the Snowsport World and 230 Guests

October 23rd, 2013

Youth charity Snow-Camp celebrated its 10th Anniversary in style last week, along with 230 guests in the stunning King George suite at The Brewery, London.  Snow-Camp patron and long term supporter of the charity Graham Bell compered the evening, which was attended by a host of snowsports stars, ski industry partners, funders, corporate sponsors and Snow-Camp’s […]

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Jamie Barrow announced as Snow-Camps latest Ambassador!

August 30th, 2013

  Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that Jamie Barrow – Britain’s fastest snowboarder – has been confirmed as our latest Snow-Camp Ambassador! Jamie – who had previously been on the British Snowboard Cross Team since age 15 and who competed on the FIS and Europa Cup circuit since he was 16 – has already proven […]

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Sir Richard Branson and Virgin come onboard as Title Sponsors for our Kitesurfing Armada

August 27th, 2013

We are delighted to announce that Virgin have come onboard as new Title Sponsor for the Big Charity Downwinder – which will be renamed from today as the Virgin Kitesurfing Armada.  The announcement follows months of negotiation and is a huge boost to the event, to which 300 kitesurfers have already signed up.  As part […]

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Jasmin Taylor announced as latest Snow-Camp Ambassador

August 22nd, 2013

Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that Jasmin Taylor – World Cup Telemark Ski Racer and Personal Trainer – has been confirmed as our latest Snow-Camp Ambassador! Jasmin – who has regularly shared the children’s race circuits with Snow-Camps recent Youth Ambassador Jack Gower – lives in Ipswich during the summer and spends her winters training […]

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Snow-Camp Glasgow Invite you to join them at the 2013/14 launch event!

August 20th, 2013

To all Glasgow based Snow-Camp fans; get yourselves along to the 2013/14 Snow-Camp glasgow launch evening on Friday the 30th of August! You’ll get the chance to meet the young beneficiaries of our work as well as the chance to get your hands on some great prixes in the raffle. Hope you can join us!

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Dougie Crawford announced as first Snow-Camp Glasgow Patron!

August 14th, 2013

Snow-Camp Glasgow is delighted to unveil Dougie Crawford as their first official patron! Dougie is the UK’s top Men’s Downhill,  Super G and Super-Combined skier as well as UK Overall Champion and is hoping to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics at Sochi this coming February. On joining Snow-Camp Glasgow Dougie said, “I am hugely […]

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Niki Stanton – European, World & Paralympic Athlete – supports Snow-Camp London!

August 5th, 2013

Many thanks to Niki Stanton – European, World & Paralympic Athlete, Elite Champion Mentor at Dame Kelly Holmes Legacy Trust – for her wonderful feedback from her involvement with the Snow-Camp London Programme! With support from the fantastic team at Disability Snowsport UK (a first for Snow-Camp!), Niki was able to support her young person on […]

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Skiworld announced as new Snow-Camp partners following overnight bike ride from London to Brighton!

July 24th, 2013

Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that Skiworld have been confirmed as a new key corporate partner ahead of the 2013/14 winter season. Skiworld – the largest independent ski tour operator in the UK – have been fantastic supporters of Snow-Camp on an ad-hoc basis over recent years. Having got to know the charity, a full […]

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Trek for Snow-Camp raises over £8500!

July 22nd, 2013

On one of the hottest weekends of the year, and as the finale to Snow-Camps Summer Season of fundraising events, 21 Snow-Camp supporters took on the monumentous challenge of trekking the 3 highest peaks in the UK in one weekend. The team (made up of staff from BNP Paribas, BPP, BUPA, Norton Rose and more) […]

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Team Skiworld and Water-Direct raise over £3000 on overnight bikeride for Snow-Camp!

July 15th, 2013

On one of the hottest weekends of the year so far, a group of 10 riders made up from staff from Skiworld and Water-Direct took on the Moonriders overnight bikeride from (Londons) Hackney Marshes to the South Coast to raise money for Snow-Camp! The 104km route took in some of the famous sights of the […]

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Jack Gower announced as New Snow-Camp Youth Ambassador!

June 21st, 2013

Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that Jack Gower – British Junior Alpine Ski Team member and Junior One World Champion in Giant Slalom – has been confirmed as our latest Snow-Camp Youth Ambassador. Jack started skiing at the age of 2, becoming a member of the British Children’s Ski Team at the age of 14 […]

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Snow-Camp City Drinks and Summer Auction Raises £18,000

June 11th, 2013

Over 200 guests enjoyed a fantastic fundraising evening in aid of Snow-Camp’s work this week, hosted by BBC Presenter, Olympic Skier and Snow-Camp Patron Graham Bell and held on the stunning roof terrace suite overlooking the City at Norton Rose. The annual City Drinks and Summer Auction event, which has been growing year on year […]

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Warren Smith announced as New Snow-Camp Patron!

June 6th, 2013

Snow-Camp are delighted to announce that Warren Smith – one of Britain’s leading ski coaches and a member of Volkl International Freeski Team – has been confirmed as a new Snow-Camp Patron, alongside existing Patrons Graham Bell, Chemmy Alcott and Ed Leigh. Warren is the author of internationally acclaimed technique book ‘Go Ski’ (DK Books) […]

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Lewis Crathern launches The Big Charity Downwinder!

May 3rd, 2013

Brighton pier jumper and Pro Kitesurfer Lewis Crathern has teamed up with youth charity Snow-Camp to launch a unique kitesurfing and fundraising event. The Big Charity Downwinder will hit the south coast of England in September 2013, and aims to bring together a minimum of 250 kitesurfers to complete a 45 mile downwinder, raise funds […]

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Our friends at the Hemel Snow Centre are celebrating their 4th Birthday Bash!

April 25th, 2013

From ‘old school’ dry slope to snowy mount of Hemel Hempstead; this May Bank Holiday, our friends and partners at the Hemel Hempstead Snow Centre will be celebrating it’s 4th Birthday! A snow party like no other, all are welcome to enjoy free Birthday cake, piste basher rides, a treasure hunt, a summer ski, snowboard […]

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The Alpine Challenge and Snow-Camp Rally are back!

April 24th, 2013

Two of the hottest snowsports fundraising events – the Alpine Challenge 2014 and Snow-Camp Rally 2013 – are back! If you fancy the challenge of skiing or snowboarding a total of 150km over 2 days in the french alps, including a night mountain hike – then the Alpine Challenge is for you! 2 non-stop days, […]

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Snow-Camp Marathon Team raises over £1200!

April 16th, 2013

Last weekend a team of 4 fantastic Snow-Camp supporters took on the challenge of the Brighton Marathon! There were some nerves at Preston Park as the team met before the race, but the team had trained well and were ready  – along with 10,000 other runners joining them for the race! Every member of the team […]

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Snow-Camp Launches Snowsports Apprenticeship Programme!

April 5th, 2013

Snow-Camp are delighted to announce the launch of our very own Snowsports Apprenticeship Programme enabling 5 young graduates from the Snow-Camp programmes to join our team in a full time role for a year! Having been inspired to launch the programme by SkillsActive and with a solid partner in Youth Force supporting the initiative, we […]

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Snow-Camp Receives the Freedom of the City of London

March 28th, 2013

Snow-Camp has been awarded the Freedom of the City of London for its work with young people. In a ceremony on the 27th March 2013 the Director of the charity Dan Charlish was joined by key supporters, staff members and Snow-Camp young people to collect the honour. Speaking before the ceremonies, Lord Mayor Roger Gifford, said:  […]

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Alpine Challenge 2013 – The Movie

March 13th, 2013

Check out the movie for the 2013 Alpine Challenge – and register your team for the 2014 event today!

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New BASI Partnership Launched

March 1st, 2013

BASI (the British Association of Snowsport Instructors) has teamed up with youth charity Snow-Camp and the Snow Centre Hemel Hempstead to develop the skills of two young aspiring instructors, providing each with a sponsored Alpine Level 1 course as a part of the Snow-Camp Youth Programme. Sponsored student Aaron Minto, who will take his five […]

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Snow-Camp Manchester Pilot With Dame Kelly Holmes Trust!

March 1st, 2013

Youth Charity Snow-Camp has provided 40 young people from across Manchester with their first experiences of snow sports using the Chill Factore during January 2013.  This huge indoor snow slope was a fantastic venue for the course and the young people loved learning new snowsports skills for the first time. Life-skills sessions run throughout the day […]

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Alpine Challenge Breaks Fundraising Record for Snow-Camp!

January 22nd, 2013

After a fantastic weekend of endurance skiing, snowboarding and mountain hiking – 18 teams have returned to the UK after competing in the 2013 Snow-Camp Alpine Challenge. Conditions in Morzine were close to perfect for the event and teams made the most of the blue skiers and perfect snow as they raced around the Portes […]

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Just One Week Until The Alpine Challenge 2013

January 11th, 2013

Snow-Camp will be heading to Morzine next week to hold its fourth annual charity ski and board-a-thon.  The Snow-Camp Alpine Challenge brings teams of snowsports enthusiasts together to compete for the title of Alpine Challenge Champions and to fundraise for charity by doing something they love to do: skiing or snowboarding, but like they have never […]

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BBC Breakfast runs a national Snow-Camp feature!

January 2nd, 2013

We were delighted the BBC decided to make a feature about Snow-Camp’s work for the Christmas period. After filming our programmes at Hemel and interviewing young people and staff, the final feature went out on BBC Breakfast and other BBC news channels on 27th December 2012.  It was an amazing piece of coverage for Snow-Camp, watch the BBC Breakfast […]

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Snow-Camp Rally Raises Over £10,000!

December 16th, 2012

The Snow-Camp Rally happened on 7th November 2012, with 12 fantastic teams competing to be crowned Rally winners 2012 and raise invaluable funds. All 5 of the countries indoor snow centres took part. It was an awesome day and will be bigger and better next year! Huge thanks to everyone involved. Watch the film here!

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Freeze gives Snow-Camp FREE tickets for London’s young people!

October 23rd, 2012

Snow-Camp is proud to be the charity partner of the forthcoming Relentless Energy Drink Freeze Festival at Battersea!As part of the partnership Freeze is generously donating FREE tickets for the Friday 26th October  – to be given to London’s young people!  The festival offers two days of world class Snowboarding, Skiing and live music across 5 stages […]

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Snow-Camp Rally 2012 launched! Enter your team!

August 31st, 2012

We are looking for 25 teams of snowsports enthusiasts to enter the Snow-Camp Rally 2012. Being held on Wednesday the 7th November, the Rally is an epic one day charity fundraising event offering teams of skiers and snowboarders the opportunity to complete a road trip like to other; to ski or board the 5 indoor snow […]

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Alpine Challenge 2013 launched and looking for 25 teams!

August 24th, 2012

Youth Charity Snow-Camp are looking for 25 teams of snowsports enthusiasts to enter their Alpine Challenge 2013.  Held between the 17-20 January in the massive Portes du Soleil ski region, the Alpine Challenge is a unique 2 day charity snowsports endurance event designed to give teams a skiing and snowboarding experience to remember!  The event […]

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Olympic legacy is already inspiring young people to engage in snowsports!

August 13th, 2012

Whilst the Olympics have been captivating the nation over the last 2 weeks, youth charity Snow-Camp have continued to run their youth programmes  engaging and supporting inner city young people through snowsports. And the charity has seen levels of enthusiasm for engaging in sport surge over the Olympic period, with interest in signing up to […]

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Snow-Camp Excel 2012 Trains More Youth Instructors!

July 4th, 2012

The Excel Programme for 2012 has drawn to the Snow-Camp year to a close at a fantastic day down at Hemel Snowcentre. Young people who had begun skiing and snowboarding last summer and progressed through the London, Graduate, Scotland and Excel programmes took their final assessments under the watchful eye of Snowsports England assessors…read all […]

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Snow-Camp City Drinks and Summer Auction Raises £25,000

June 29th, 2012

Over 200 guests enjoyed a fantastic fundraising evening in aid of Snow-Camp’s work this week, hosted on the stunning roof terrace suite at Norton Rose – and over £25,000 was raised for the charities work. The annual City Drinks and Sumer Auction event, which has been growing year on year since it was first launched […]

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Legends of Cricket Step Up to Support Snow-Camp

May 17th, 2012

In a star studded evening in Soho last night, cricketing legends Lord David Gower, Sir Ian Botham and Sir Viv Richards hosted an interactive sports quiz to raise funds for Snow-Camp’s work. With 16 teams taking part in the quiz, which included photo and ‘what happened next’ rounds, the evening was a huge success and […]

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Sir Ian Botham, Lord David Gower and Sir Viv Richards support Snow-Camp in Quiz Night Fundraiser!

May 10th, 2012

Its an unbelievable line up – Lord David Gower, Sir Ian Botham and Sir Viv Richards – and a unique opportunity to meet these legends of cricket and enjoy an Interactive Sports Quiz raising funds for Snow-Camp! Snow-Camp will be entering a team of course, and if you would also like to enter a team […]

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Snow-Camp Marathon Team Raise Over £7,000!

April 23rd, 2012

Last weekend a team of 11 fantastic Snow-Camp supporters took on the challenge of the Brighton Marathon! There were some nerves at Preston Park as the team met before the race, but the team had trained well and were ready  – along with 10,000 other runners joining them for the race! Vivobarefoot kindly sponsored the team, […]

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Graham Bell steps up to host City Drinks and Summer Auction for Snow-Camp!

February 27th, 2012

We are delighted to announce the date for the 4th Annual Snow-Camp City Drinks and Summer Auction fundraising evening! After the success of their stunning roof terrace suite as a venue last year, Norton Rose have kindly agreed to host the event once again on 26th June 2012.  Graham Bell will also be returning as compere and […]

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Easyjet Run a 3 Page Snow-Camp Feature!

February 27th, 2012

In a fantastic piece of press coverage for the Charity, Easyjet published a 3 page feature on Snow-Camp in their inflight magazine for February 2012. The feature has already brought many new opportunities for Snow-Camp as well as new interest in volunteering and people wanting to find out more. Huge thanks to Matt Barr for putting the […]

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Snow-Camp on Dancing on Ice!

February 6th, 2012

Over 10 million people saw the Snow-Camp logo on ITV last night as patron Chemmy Alcott stormed into the next round of Dancing on Ice with a stunning performance! After supporting the work of Snow-Camp as a patron for years, Chemmy had offered to try to get friends Mike Tindall and Zara Philips to hold up […]

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Everest Challenge 2012 a Huge Success for 52 Participants!

February 2nd, 2012

Despite some challenging conditions in Portes du Soleil, the 2012 Everest Challenge held last weekend (26-29 Jan 2012) was a fantastic event! During the 48 hour programme, teams battled zero visibility and chilly winds during 2 days of skiing and boarding, as well as night ski sessions and a gruelling night hike – but all overcame the challenges […]

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Latest Snow-Camp Graduate Programme Supports 50 Young People!

December 22nd, 2011

50 young people have successfully completed the Graduate Programme, run over 6 weekends at Hemel Hempstead Snowcentre during October and November 2011. The participating young people, from youth projects located across London, worked hard with the centres instructors and staff to improve their skiing and snowboarding technique and learn more about the ski industry. The […]

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We are recruiting! Could you be our Fundraising Events Coordinator?

November 17th, 2011

As traditional funding streams are becoming more challenging to access, fundraising events are becoming increasingly important to Snow-Camp. We have been building these up over recent years – with The Everest Challenge, Jump for Snow-Camp, City Drinks and Run for Snow-Camp and we are now looking for an exceptional person to join the Snow-Camp team […]

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Snow-Camp in The Times!

October 16th, 2011

For the first time since the charity was established in 2003, Snow-Camp has been featured in The Times this weekend! The feature, written by freelance journalist Matt Barr, looks at the growth of the charity and the impact of the new programme structure taking young people from beginner to instructor. Amazing coverage for Snow-Camp! Read […]

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Total Heliski Show and Snow-Camp Partnership Launched!

October 10th, 2011

After last year’s sell-out success, Total Heliski, the heliski media and travel company, are returning to host The Total Heliski Show, London’s premier inspirational heliski-themed cocktail event. This year’s Show will be held at the luxurious five Star Andaz Hyatt Hotel, located at Liverpool Street Station, and Snow-Camp have been chosen as the sole Charity […]

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Win Ed Leigh’s signed snowboard!

October 7th, 2011

Snow-Camp patron Ed leigh has given a fantastic interview to Snow-Camp – read the interview here and enter the draw to win his signed snowboard! Just text SNOW and your email to 70099 to donate £2 to Snow-Camp and be in with a chance! Watch the full 8 minute interview on metrosnow here!

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Chemmy – Why I Support Snow-Camp!

September 30th, 2011

Chemmy Alcott, the UK’s highest ranked female skier, has given a fantastic interview to Snow-Camp on why she supports the Charity. In the interview, published today in ‘In The Snow’ magazine, Chemmy also talks about what she has been up to over the last year, her ongoing recovery from the crash that shattered her leg in December […]

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Family of Miles Kemp launch bursary programme

September 21st, 2011

This month we begin a very exciting programme of bursaries in memory of Miles Kemp, a keen snowboarder who died in April this year at the age of 34 after a snowboarding accident back in 2006 left him in a coma from which he never fully recovered. His father, David Kemp, kindly got in touch […]

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Snow-Camp Interviews 30 Young People about the Riots

August 22nd, 2011

During the Life-skills programmes of last weeks Snow-Camp London beginner courses, we interviewed 30 young people from across London about the riots –  why they had happened, what they thought about them and how we can prevent them in future. Read the Press Release here.

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Everest Challenge 2012, our ski and board-a-thon in the French Alps, is launched!

August 8th, 2011

The 3rd Annual Everest Challenge in the French Alps is all set for 26th-29th January 2012. Ski and board over 150km in 48 hours, across 15 different ski resorts including two night stages to raise money for Snow-Camp! All levels welcome, it’s a fantastic challenge, a great experience and the funds raised are massive support to our […]

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New SnowChateaux partnership means your ski holiday can support Snow-Camp!

July 15th, 2011

This winter, Snow-Camp have teamed up with the catered ski chalet specialists SnowChateaux (voted “one of the top 5 places to stay” – The Daily Telegraph) to offer Snow-Camp supporters the opportunity to have a fantastic ski holiday and help Snow-Camp at the same time! SnowChateaux are kindly donating all booking revenues taken from their […]

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City Drinks raises over £10,000 for Snow-Camp

July 7th, 2011

Our Annual City Drinks evening held on 29th June was a fantastic success, raising over £10,000 for Snow-Camp’s work. The weather was perfect for the event, held on Norton Roses’s stunning terrace overlooking the City, and Graham Bell did an expert job hosting the evening! Thank you to everyone who attended, and a big thank […]

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Snow-Camp Journey Film 2011 launched!

July 1st, 2011

Check out Journey 2011 – the brand new 10 minute promo film for Snow-Camp’s work! Featuring the development of the charity since 2003  and the views of young people who have completed the journey through Snow-Camp programmes from absolute beginner to ski and snowboard instructors! Also features Graham Bell, Chemmy Alcott and Snowsport England CEO, Tim Fawke. […]

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20 Inner City Young People Trained as Snowsports Instructors!!!

April 28th, 2011

Snow-Camp have just returned from their latest adventure in the French Alps, but this time with 20 young people having been recognised as trained ski instructors. For the first time since the charity was established in 2003, the Snow-Camp Excel programme, launched in 2010 with Sport England funding, gave young people the chance to gain a […]

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City Drinks 2011 to be hosted by Graham Bell

April 12th, 2011

Our 3rd Annual City Drinks event has been planned for 29th June 2011 and will be hosted by BBC presenter and Olympic skier Graham Bell. It’s going to be a fantastic evening with a huge auction, raffle, drinks and canapes on Norton Rose’s stunning roof terrace overlooking the City. Sponsors from across the ski sector and […]

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Corporate Ski Events Company To Support Snow-Camp

April 5th, 2011

This week saw the launch of an innovative new corporate ski events company called The Good City Ski Company. The new company will be run as a Social Enterprise, geared towards supporting charity through its work - this means it will be delivering fantastic corpoarate ski events to the City and corporate sector, and helping Snow-Camp at the […]

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Jump for Snow-Camp in 2011

April 2nd, 2011

Always fancied a parachute jump?! Make 2011 the year you make it happen! Jump for Snow-Camp on July 16th 2011.

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Everest Challenge 2011 a huge success!

February 3rd, 2011

33 intrepid Snow-Camp supporters returned this week from the 2011 Snow-Camp Everest Challenge! The group completed over 150km of skiing and boarding, including night ski sessions and night hikes to raise money for Snow-camp’s work. Why not sign up your team for next year?!

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Three Weeks Until the Everest Challenge 2011!

January 5th, 2011

35 intrepid Snow-Camp supporters take on the Everest Challenge in three weeks!

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Wipeout for Snow-Camp

December 2nd, 2010

If you’re heading out to the snow this season, then buy your Wipeout piste map goggle-wipe and make a donation to Snow-Camp. Brilliant!

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Snow-Camp out and about in October

October 12th, 2010

October was a busy month for Snow-Camp. We showed our new short film Snow-Camp Journey at the Ride Freesport Film Festival, had our stand at The Ski & Snowboard Show at Olympia and were beneficiaries of the inaugural Total Heliski Show in London.

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Snow-Camp Rally 2010

October 5th, 2010

Unfortunately, after much consideration we have taken the very difficult decision to postpone this year’s event due to a reduced number of teams signing up and the challenges that they have faced in fundraising. We understand that this is due to the difficult economic climate. We are still committed to this event and will be […]

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Excel Launches This Week!

October 5th, 2010

For the first time, Snow-Camp is this week launching a programme to train young people to qualify as Level 1 Instructors. The Excel programme, run in partnership with Snowsport England and funded in part by a Sportsmatch grant, is an exciting development for the charity, and of course a great opportunity for the 20 young people involved!

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