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A great day with Sir Steve on Wentworth's Edinburgh Course!
Check what Kate Hack is up to with her Project 30
After supporting DSUK in 2012 by taking part in the Kilimanjaro Trek and various running events, Cameron is setting out to complete many more challenges throughout 2013. Watch this space!
Daniel Hawkes took part in the Might Deerstalker for DSUK
Channel 4 are currently producing a documentary about sex and disability. The documentary aims to explore this topic in a revolutionary way and highlight some of the obstacles people face when it comes to their sexuality and having a disability.
Sir Steve Redgrave has put his love of golf and his love of skiing together to offer Disability Snowsport UK the opportunity to auction a 4 ball match with Sir Steve, including lunch at the prestigious Wentworth Golf Course. For more information of this amazing opportunity please see below
Students from UCLU raised £100 for Disability Snowsport UK
11th March 2013 - Challenge yourself and raise money for Disability Snowsport UK by Skiing or Snowboarding All 5 Scottish Peaks in one day
Friday 01st - Sunday 03rd March 2013. Back for it's second year the MV Festival brings music and comedy to the Highlands.
The next DSUK Annual General Meeting will be held between the dates 07th - 15th December 2012. The AGM will be online and postal Full details are available here, however you will also receive full information in the post with your personal copy of the Annual Report and Yearbook
On 18 October, Cameron will start an adventure of a lifetime: trekking Kilimanjaro, the highest African mountain. Cameron is hoping to raise £3,600 for by the end of 2012 for DSUK. Read his story!
President Heinz Fischer – in London for the Olympic Games – met Disability Snowsport UK’s Fiona Young
DSUK say a sad farewell to Nick Hatherly who has left to pursue other challenges. We, and all of your skiers, will miss you Nick. Hope to see you again very soon.
Crystal and Team Evolution are organising a Football League on 30 October 2012 to raise funding for DSUK. We are looking for teams of 7 to join!
The Ladies Open Day of the Lenzie Golf Club in Scotland has raised £1000 for Disability Snowsport UK.
Fiona Young. CEO of DSUK, receiving a cheque for over £15,000 from the Austrian Tirol Tourist Board for cycling to London. With Konrad Bartelski!
On Thursday 26th July, the Tirol Cycle Team finally arrived to a euphoric welcome in London, after covering an epic 1300km across Europe. Donations are expected to reach about £10,000.
Join DSUK in the beautiful surroundings of Cairngorm Mountain and take part in their first 1 mile Open Water Swim in Loch Morlich.
Jason Cooper receives donation from Mars Fuel that he will put towards a new mono ski
The first race of the Race for All Race League took place on 7 July 2012. A great first event which attracted 40 thrill seekers!
A team of 20 people will be cycling from Innsbruck to London from 19 July to celebrate the Youth Winter Olympics and the Summer Olympic Games. The team is fundraising for DSUK - come and show your support in London on their arrival on 26 July!
Robbie Young, Vice-Chair of DSUK, proudly bore the Olympic torch in Inverness.
The first race of the new DSUK Access for All Race League will take place in Hemel Hempstead at the Snow Centre on Saturday 7 July 2012.
DSUK's National Skiathion started yesterday throughout the UK.
Disability Snowsport UK secured two new exciting benefits for our members! Our members can now obtain a 15% discount at Handmade Burger Co and 10% for adaptive mountain-biking with SnowBikers.
Disability Snowsport UK launches new fundraising campaign. Our aim is to 'Make a Million friends' - You can help us by spreading the word to everyone you know and asking them all to donate just £1 to the charity.
It's not too late to register - The National DSUK Skiathon is back in 2012 with an Olympic theme! Get in a team of 6 and complete 2012 runs in 6 hours! The more money you raise, the fewer runs you have to complete/ Raise to the challenge and contact Lynne to register at firstname.lastname@example.org
Students at York St John University donated the proceeds of their events to Disability Snowsport UK
Snow+Rock donates proceeds of a series of avalanche talks to DSUK
Andy Titley raised over £1000 for DSUK by running the Virgin London Marathon, and breaks his marathon PB!
DSUK marathon runners conquer Brighton and London
Robbie Young, vice-chair of DSUK, will be an Olympic torch bearer!
Cameron Hall and Paul Clark trek Kilimanjaro for DSUK!
Spring Newsletter available!
Oxford Ski Company Team runs for DSUK
The 2012 MV Festival has proven popular, and attracted generous donations for DSUK.
Come on down and sky dive with the RED DEVILS IN May! Book early to avoid disappointment - places are limited and selling fast.
Here's a copy of the Winter 2011 Newsletter... check it out for an exciting update on Paralympic tickets, Fundraising news and an AMAZING Scottish Snowsport event happening in December!!!
Here's your chance to win 2012 Paralympic tickets... We have 52 to give away, but enter ASAP as the closing date is 4pm Wednesday 7th December!!
Run, walk or volunteer at our flagship fundraising event - the London Santa Run! Held on Saturday 3rd December in Battersea Park, the event is back for its SIXTH year. If running 6k fills you full of dread, then why not volunteer at the event for the day!?
Don't forget the DSUK AGM on the 10th of September @ 13.30 - Tamworth Snowdome!
Adaptive snow sports will feature an extended programme at 100% Pure New Zealand Winter Games, the only elite snow sports event to combine both adaptive and able-bodied competition on the same courses.
Calling all budding photographers!
As DSUK is heading into the busy events season, we need your help to make these events a huge success.
If you live in or around Milton Keynes, please come and get involved at the SNO!zone with this awesome event. It's set to be a super fun day with some really great prizes to be won...
See what happened on the day - Read the stories and see the photos!
Deloitte RAB is a breath-taking nine day John O'Groats to Lands End cycle ride that is aiming to raise £1million for ParalympicsGB between now and 2013. In 2010, 600 cyclists took part and over £300,500.00 was raised for ParalympicsGB. Read more and help Paul raise money for DSUK
If you have a mobile phone, you can donate to DSUK! Just text DSUK01 £10 to 70070 and your network won't even charge for the text...
Ski Club Leaders Paul Baldwin and Radek Berka are tackling the highest mountain in the Alps in aid of Disability Snowsport UK
When the sun came out TEAM DSUK shone through!!!
Tuesday 17th May 2011 - 666 The number of the Piste..........
Disability Snowsport UK is now on Facebook, Twitter and we have our very own blog!
Santa warmed up for the 2010 Christmas season last weekend in London's Battersea Park.
5 medals from the first couple of race meets in the 2010-2011 season is an amazing start and bodes well for the ambitious GB team.
The One Show are featuring DSUK live at Hemel Hempstead Snow Centre on Monday 6th December.
The Original London Santa Run is a 6k fun run on Saturday 4th December 2010 in Battersea Park and one of the charity’s biggest fundraising events.
DSUK supporter Leon Freeman runs 12 miles in this 'hellish' event and raises £200.
Calling all Volunteers - DSUK NEED YOU! Join us on an overseas activity week and help us make a difference
DSUK is delighted to be shortlisted for the Sports Award category in the RADAR People of the Year awards presented annually by the UK’s largest disability campaigns network.
Don't miss our ski sale taking place at Manchesters Chill Factore from 10am- 4pm. Brand new & used Jackets, Salopettes, tops, bags, bindings & footwear at fantastic prices. Mens & Ladies ski wear with labels such as Salomon, Surfanic , Faiise & Westbeach! DONATIONS WANTED!
Minutes will be available to download shortly
A huge thank you for everyone at Courchevel 1650.
A 70 mile stunning bike ride from Ben Nevis to Cairngorm Mountain
Two Melton climbers have returned triumphant after their successful second assent of the Matterhorn in the Swiss Alps. John Houghton owner of the Grange Garden Centre and Alpine Restaurant and local farmer Roger Hobil reached the summit 4488m (14692ft) at 9 am on 10th August 2010.
Paul Spencer is attempting to break a new World Record by cycling across America North to South, West to East in 50 Days!
During 2011 there will be a number of sponsored events to raise the £40,000 needed to buy, and fully equip, a new minibus for Disability Snowsports UK. Please join us if you can, and don't forget to tell all your friends, family, work mates and anyone else you know about this effort.
Good luck to Team Deathproof who are taking part in the Home 2 Rome 2010 rally.
A BIG Thank you to all volunteers on 24th!
Crawford Geddes chose Disability Snowsport UK as the beneficiary of his epic bike challenge.
A Tandem Skydive with the Red Devils for the amazing team of 6
Show will be aired on Friday nights in Autumn 2010 to see how our team got on.
EXCITING NEWS FOR ANYONE WITH ANY DISABILITY WHO WANTS TO GET INVOLVED IN SNOWSPORTS!
Have You Always Want To Sky Dive With The Red Devils? Now is your Chance!
Disability Snowsport come to Tamworth!
Chill Factore win prestigious event with the help of Disability Snowsport UK.
The first session took place on Sunday 30th May.
All the teams that took part over all the country had a fantastic time, and many of the teams managed to get 666 runs in 6 hours!
Congratulations to everyone that ran the BUPA Great Manchester Run on behalf of Disability Snowsport UK.
..and even mentions his chosen charity Disability Snowsport UK on tv.
The sno-age boardathon descends on Castleford SNO!zone this Saturday!
Ever wanted to ski or board with Graham Bell and Heather Mills? If you sign up to take part in this years National Skiathon, we just might be able to fix it for you!
DSUK Patron and loyal supporter of the charity is taking part in the London Marathon this weekend to raise funds for Disability Snowsport UK.
Across the finish line in record time!
On Monday 29th March, 4 intrepid skiers and boarders undertook the challenge of skiing all 5 ski areas in one day!
TESCO VOUCHERS ARE UP FOR GRABS ONCE AGAIN - PLEASE COLLECT THEM FOR US! I LOOK FORWARD TO COUNTING THOUSANDS OF THEM IN MAY!!
The skiathon is back for 2010! We're looking for teams of 6 to complete 666 runs, choice of 6 locations within 6 hours! raising a minimun of £666! 666 The Number of the Piste... do you dare?
In the build up to the Winter Paralympics why not download our list of all the Paralympic skiing events 2010!
After the amazing success of the Villars 24hr race in January, DSUK have been awarded a cheque for £20,000!
Liam had his hair shaved off for DSUK Manchester
We have the most amazing snow for 20years. Perfect conditions, blue skies and sunshine. Phone and book your lessons now!!
A big thank you to all those people who took part in Disability Snowsport UK Santa Run in Battersea Park on 5th Dec 2009!
great manchester run 2010
The Children in Need video!!!
DSUK are proud to announce that we will be working closely with the new indoor ski facility The Snowcentre in Hemel Hempstead.
Purchase the new 2010 calender of the British Disabled Ski Team and support them on their way to the Paralympics in Vancouver
Buy your Christmas Cards through Street Santa and we will receive 50p for each pack sold!
The new DSUK DVD is on line. Watch it now...............
A team of 8 from Manchester glided gracefully on the 1st October skydiving with the Red Devils to raise money for Disability Snowsport UK.
It's easy to support Disability Snowsport UK. Sponsor Nick our Finance manager and Debbie our Operations manager as they train for the Great North Run Half Marathon on September 20th.
Thursday 1st October 2009 will see the staff from Chill Factor e & DSUK and guitarist from Manchester band James skydiving with the Red Devils to raise money for skiers with Disabilities! Help them glide majestically to their £6,000 target!
Enjoy an evening of comedy with BOBBY DAVRO and friends in London on October 11th 2009.
Disability Snowsport supporter Ross Barclay is cycling from one end of the nation to the other to raise funds for our charity!
Do you want to help disabled people to ski? Do you wonder about the equipment that is used? Do you think 'I would like to do that' If so then read on........................
The next BASI Adaptive course will take place in Zermatt in November 2009. Numbers are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.
' We are proud to be working with Disability Snowsport UK'
'The best day of my life'
The Justbike event takes place on 3rd October 2009, and includes two different challenges....
Last month, seven runners took part in the Edinburgh Marathon to raise funds for Disability Snowsport UK.
A huge THANK YOU to all the skiers and supporters of the 'Ski Out of this World' National Skiathon 2009!
Are you looking for a challenge with a difference? Are you a team of 10, or would you like to join a team on the 21st June to push a grand piano up to Cairngorm base station? If you answer yes to these questions then read on..........
Disability Snowsport UK still has a few places available for the Great North Run this year.
Read the incredible story of John, Roger, Adam, Nick and Dorian as they face their toughest challenge yet - Nature
Last Sunday, two separate runners, Martin Edwards and Mike Greenwood undertook the ultimate challenge to raise funds for Disability Snowsport UK
Children in Need have announced today that they will be supporting Disability Snowsport’s Schools and Youth programme with a substantial grant over the next three years.
Last week we bid a sad farewell to Wendy Dell who has been with us for more than two years
£1 from every sale of supporter Shaun Smith's book 'It Was a Shark' to come to Disability Snowsport.
On the slopes in Andorra with Hella and her crew
How to ski when you can't use your legs................................
Nicola Tannahill walks to BASE CAMP EVEREST for Disability Snowsport UK Please sponsor her to help her on her way!
Do you want to trek Kilimanjaro, cycle through Vietnam or tackle Everest?
16 February, 2009 –Ten very happy members of Special Olympics Great Britain Ski team returned with 13 medals to show their friends, families and supporters at Heathrow airport yesterday. The skiers proudly represented Great Britain at the Special Olympics World Winter Games, 7-13 February in Boise Idaho. Over 2500 learning disabled athletes from 95 countries competed.
One of Courchevel's most popular events The Brookie Bowl Charity GS Race is taking place on Saturday 7th March
We’re all looking forward to 2012 when the Olympic Games come to the UK. But if you can’t wait that long, there are lots of other competitions going on too that are just as exciting, including Special Olympics and the Paralympics. These games are for people of all abilities, and anyone could end up being a champion
Grimsby Sledge Hockey team launch at 5:00 pm on 28th March at Grimsby Leisure Centre.
Ski Team Send-Off to World Winter Games Boise, Idaho, USA, 7-13 February Skiers to Represent Great Britain vs 100 Countries
Development squad at Villars 24hr race
Big thank you to all our runners!
Do you want to wish someone a Happy Birthday, Merry Christmas, or Congratulations in a novel way?
Fiona young, DSUK’s Chief Executive Officer said her body felt every one of the 335 miles!
Now recruting runners!
Sarah Buckle who ran the London marathon for DSUK gives an account of how it was to take part in the marathon.
£5,000 raised and still counting!
On the 12th June 2008, Disability Snowsport's Northern hub launched officially with celebrations at the Manchester Chill Factore.
Please sponsor us!
Thank you to our runners that took part in the Edinburgh Marathon
Nicky Walker is adding her own unique twist to competing in Ironman Nice 2008: she is going to cycle to the start… from London
DSUK are entering The Great Scottish Walk
Ski Instructors to raise money for DSUK
Join our local group based at Chillfactore in Manchester
Heper Tarining Days - Dates and Information.