This week we find out about the booming market for ski holidays for next winter, there's an interview with Olympic downhill racer Martin Bell, news of the Afghan Ski Challenge and we find all about The Inferno - the downhill race in Murren for amateur skiers.
Iain was joined by Vanessa Fisher (last on the show in Episode 63
) and Nick Morgan, Managing Director and founder of Le Ski Chalet Holidays
The Global Travel Taskforce is due to report on April 12, with the hope that travel may start again from May 17Cyprus, Greece & Turkey have all confirmed UK citizens will be welcomeThe EU has announced details of a new 'Digital Green Pass'We discussed the ‘Common Pass’ back in Episode 61 last autumnAndy Butterworth from Kaluma Travel was reporting from St AntonAndy last appeared on the show in Episode 66
Ben from Mabey Ski called in from Whistler, CanadaEd Mannix is the owner of Matterhorn Chalets in Zermatt, SwitzerlandYou can listen to our Joe Ponte interview in this Special Podcast
Le Ski have recently reported sales are 'stratospheric'Nick started the company in Kitzbuhel in 1982Bob Dylan: "If you ain’t got nothing, you’ve got nothing to lose”Charlie Rees was in Murren, SwitzerlandVanessa and Nick have competed in The Inferno 26 timesYou can listen to our Ski Podcast Special Episode published last week
Find out more about The Inferno here
Martin and Graham appeared on The Wogan Show before the Calgary Winter OlympicsZoe Atkin won Bronze at the World Championship Ski Half Pipe
Mia Brookes won Bronze in the Europa Cup Snowboard Slopestyle James Willcox runs Untamed Borders
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