Category: News

HSRC Trip to Landgraaf BASS Races 2019

HSRC Trip to Landgraaf BASS Races Now Confirmed Saturday 25th to Monday 27th May Book Now, availability limited Open to all Hemel Members The Landgraaf SSE BASS Races have now been confirmed for 25th to 27th May 2019. HSRC have always attendance at these events and once again the club are organising a trip for members …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/hsrc-trip-to-landgraaf-bass-races-2019/

Renew your Home Nations registration now!

The opening BASS lists for the 2018-19 Winter season are due to be published on Wednesday 12th December. This means you only have about three weeks to renew your HN Alpine Competitor registration if you want to be sure you are included on the lists that will be used for the first races of the …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/renew-your-home-nations-registration-now/

ERSA Champs Double Header Weekend

ERSA Champs Double Header Weekend Sat 29th @WGCSki Welwyn and Sun 30th @Snozone_UK MK The start list is available HERE. Best of luck to all the Hemel members taking part in either a single day or both.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/ERSA-Champs-Start.pdf#new_tab

TEAMevolution ERSA DA$H FOR CA$H = Results

The second leg of the final of last nights Team Evolution Dash For Cash saw Ravens Rory Farren pip Aldershot’s Craig speed to the £1000 prize money by just 0.05 hundredths of a second! Trailing the Aldershot racer by 0.08 hundredths after the first leg, Farren stormed back by 0.13 hundredths and take the win …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/teamevolution-ersa-dah-for-cah/

Invite from Norfolk

Norfolk Snowsports Club is running one of its biggest events of the year. They are keen to get people from around the UK to come and show off their freestyle skills at Farmers Jam. Attached is a poster of the event, please share with other club members, social media and any Freestyle groups (Ski and Board). Norfolk …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/invite-from-norfolk/

Changes to BASS Seeding regulations

The British Alpine Seeding System (BASS) is being changed to one unified list for each gender, irrespective of age. These changes are designed to provide a simpler framework for running seeded competitions, to make seed points consistent regardless of competitor age, and to prevent calendar races from ending up with so few finishers that they …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://gbski.com/docstore/news/2018/Changes%20to%20BASS%20seeding%202018.pdf#new_tab

Races – Summer 2018 – Entry Procedure

The Summer Season races are now in full swing, the entering of these events can prove confusing for the first few times. Below is information that might prove useful for the novice entrants on how to enter races. Details of all races can be found at http://ersa.co.uk  or http://www.gbski.com/calendar.php?calendar=ART  If you have any questions either speak to …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/races-summer-2018-entry-procedure-2/

ALPINE FIS LICENCES – 2018/19 SEASON

ALPINE FIS LICENCES – 2018/19 SEASON To take part in any FIS races in the 2018/2019 season, you must register with your Home Nation Governing Body as an alpine performer for 2018/19 and have a Full or Limited Alpine FIS Licence for the 2018/19 season issued by British Ski and Snowboard (BSS) FIS Licences are on …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/alpine-fis-licences-201516-season-2/

April 2018 – ERSA Races open.

Please support your local Region’s Races and book your race entry now at http://ersa.co.uk ERSA also need volunteers to assist on race day – please speak to your clubs’ Race Manager and they will forward your details to the Race Organising Committee.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/april-2018-ersa-races-open/

ERSA Race Calendar 2018

At a recent ERSA meeting the Summer Calendar for 2018 was finalised. ERSA are pleased to announce that Team Evolution, Bartlett’s, Rossingnol, Birds of Dereham and Racer Ready are supporting the region for the season 2018. The printable version can be found HERE

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/ersa-race-calendar-2018/

Age Groups 2018 – Regional and National Events

The age categories for 2018 are published here. Please note that “Age Group” is determined from the year of birth, not the actual age on the date of the competition. If you have any queries please contact race.manager@ersa.co.uk or your own club Race Manager. Click here for PRINT VERSION

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/age-groups-2018-regional-and-national-events/

Seb Ison (HSRC) races in Swiss SX National Championships

Hemel Ski Race Club member Seb Ison raced in the Swiss Ski Cross National Championships in Hochy Brig last weekend finishing 35th overall and 3rd of the GBR athletes. Although knocked-out in the early heats, it was no disgrace in losing to the Swiss National defending champion and Olympian, Alex Fiva.   Photo shows Seb (foreground) and …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/seb-ison-hsrc-races-in-swiss-sx-national-championships/

Josh Barfoot – Slovakia

Well  done Josh, podium again in the Slovakia Championships at Malino Brdo

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/josh-barfoot-slovakia/

Chairman encourages HSRC New Members

I’m wondering if we should invite some of these young robotic racers to join Hemelskirace Club to train with us on Mondays? www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/feb/13/robot-skiers-tackle-olympic-challenge-in-south-korea  

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/hsrc-live-from-the-field-4/

Chairman’s Message

You’ve probably already had a heavy dose of Winter Olympics. I have! I don’t think we have any Hemel members competing (maybe next time…), but we do have lots of Hemel racers and parents in Bormio for the English Alpine Championships. I hear the racing conditions are excellent. You can see the schedule and list …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/chairmans-message-2018/

Eleanor awarded a frying pan

Congratulations to Eleanor SH, she was Overall Female winner at the annual Zell am See Night Street Slalom event this week. An unusual trophy was awarded. She was presented with her prize, a frying pan which was rolled up by Strongman ‘The Austrian Rock’

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/eleanor-awarded-a-frying-pan/

Snowsport England Alpine Squad 2017/18

The format and basic content of the Snowsport England Alpine Squad programme has remained unchanged for some time, consisting of a mix of fitness and snow skills assessments. However, over this time the training landscape for many athletes has evolved considerably, with the growth of programmes offered by a variety of residential and non-residential training …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.gbski.com/docstore/CG/SSE%20Alpine%20Squad%202018%20Programme%20and%20Selection%20Criteria.pdf#new_tab

ISF Schools Winter Games 2018

On Feb 8, day before PyeongChang 2018 , the Olympic Channel will live stream ISF Schools Winter Games ski slalom (#youth 13-15) from Chamrousse (officiel) in celebration of 2018 & 1968 Olympic Games. Hemel members Alice McLeish, Nia Boty and Charlie Newton are in the squad representing the English schools.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/isf-schools-winter-games-2018/

Winter sports face a double threat, from climate and demographic change.

This article appeared in the Economist  International section of the print edition under the headline “Skiing goes downhill The great limestone peaks of the Dolomites glow ochre and pink in the summer sunset. The slab of the Marmolada glacier, the “Queen of the Dolomites”, glistens a regal white. But get up close and the sovereign …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.hemelskiraceclub.co.uk/index.php/winter-sports-face-a-double-threat-from-climate-and-demographic-change/

ERSA Schools Race 2018

This again will be held at Norfolk on Sunday 29 April, the race is open to all schools in the ERSA region and although it is a team event individual entries will be accepted from schools where they are unable to put a team together, as long as that school is in the ERSA region. …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://ersa.co.uk/schools-race#new_tab

Load more