Gear Up for the 2019/2020 Winter Ski Season with SportPursuit

Getting ready for your next snow fix? Good news; WeSki has partnered with SportPursuit in preparation for the upcoming season, so that WeSki customers can get exclusive discounts and invest in some fancy and functional new gear.  How Do You Benefit From the WeSki & SportPursuit Partnership? Straight off the bat, when you book your…

Can Anyone Learn to Ski?

Yes, yes, yes. Anyone, at any age, can learn how to ski Or at least, they can have a go at learning how to ski. Sure, it may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but it’s a fun sport that anyone can try, no matter what their age. If you’re worried it’s too late to…

Best Ski Runs in France to Try in 2019/2020

There are some great resorts in France that provide world-class holidays for snowboarders, beginners, and people who live for the gastronomy and the après. But sometimes, all you want to do is hit up a really nice run, and have a great time on your skis. We’ve picked out our favourite ski runs that you…

A Guide to Val Thorens Ski Schools

No matter what your skill level may be, taking up lessons is always a good move. Val Thorens ski schools are sprawled across the resort and specialise in on-piste snowboarding and skiing, as well as off-piste, telemark, and freeride instruction. We’ve run through the different schools and picked out the best bits that they have…

Snowboarding Gear Explained

Skiing and snowboarding are two quite different sports. Yet, it seems that many people at first glance, don’t recognise much of a difference between the gear and clothing used by snowboarders and skiers. Other than snowboarding jackets being ‘slightly bigger’, it seems everyone is dressed to their eyeballs in waterproofs. We’ve already looked at skiing…

Skiing Gear Explained

What’s the difference between a ski jacket and a winter jacket and a snowboard jacket? Is there really a difference? Should you care? Here, we explain the ins and outs of skiing gear, from salopettes to poles and ski goggles to helmets. We’ll talk about the different types of material, the fit, and the purpose…

Where is the Best Val Thorens Ski Hire?

If you’re thinking of renting ski and snowboard equipment on your next ski trip to Valtho, here’s a round-up of all the different options to choose from. Stores also may rent out additional gear, like snowshoes, helmets, and toboggans. Snowboard Rental Val Thorens Frequently, you’ll only see rental stores offering ‘ski hire’ or ‘ski equipment’….

Paradiski: The Best Bits in 2019/2020

Paradiski, like the Three Valleys, is a ski area that is made up of a couple of great resorts. We’ve summarised all the best bits of the area, and covered how to get there. We’ve also picked out our favourite runs, activities, restaurants, and views that we’d highly recommend you check out. What is Paradiski?…

What to Wear Skiing: A Packing Guide

Whether it’s your first trip or your millionth, it’s always good to have a list and a plan for what you should be taking, renting, or buying. We’ve listed out all the skiing and snowboarding essentials, including what to wear skiing and boarding and what to wear for your après-ski sessions. Skiing & Snowboarding Clothing…

The Best French Ski Resorts for Beginners

Learning to ski or snowboard can be pretty daunting, but we all gotta start somewhere. Some of us were fortunate enough to have our parents push us down a mountain before we could walk. For everyone else, learning to ski or snowboard, at any age, can be a right challenge. We’ve rounded up some of…