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FWT-21: Camille Armand from France announced as season Wildcard

The FWT snowboard men’s roster will see a familiar face return, further intensifying the existing riders’ competition. The 28-year-old Camille Armand’s hard-charging approach to the sport has given him another chance at the world title in this year’s FWT.

After moving to Chamonix, Camille entered his first freeride competition in 2011/2012 at La Clusaz Radikal Freeride …

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The lowest temperature was recorded in Catalonia (-34.1ºC)

The lowest temperature was recorded in Catalonia (-34.1ºC) this Wednesday. The previous record for the lowest temperature occurred at Estany Gento in 1956 (-32ºC) .

The Catalan Pyrenees recorded this Wednesday the lowest temperature ever recorded in Catalonia and on the entire southern slope of the Pyrenees. The Clot de la Llança observatory, in the municipality of …

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From 21st December, Andorra will be assimilated into Catalonia with both territories having the same conditions of travel

From Monday, 21st December, Andorra will be assimilated into the Alt Urgell region of Catalonia with both territories having the same conditions of travel. To travel around Catalonia you must complete the certificate of self-responsibility made available by the Catalan authorities at https://certificatdes.confinapp.cat/#/

Travel within Catalonia will be countywide until at least January 11th. However, there …

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Flaine is the fifth ISMF World Cup confirmed

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Following several attempts done by the ISMF’s Sport Department to replace the French leg in Courchevel cancelled at the beginning of October 2020, the ISMF is glad to announce that the event will be recovered in the location of Flaine, in Arâches-la-Frasse. Thanks to the efforts of the French member Fédération Française …

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The International Ski Mountaineering Association Council tries to guarantee a race season 2020-21 as regular as possible

Due to the international pandemic situation and for the first time in its history, the International Ski Mountaineering Association ISMF held its 2020 Plenary Assembly in digital form. 35 of the 37 member federations from three continents participated and approved all proposals by a large majority of the votes.

The 2020 Plenary Assembly was mainly characterized …

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New SPA Baths will be opened in Spanish Pyrenees

Llívia (70 km from Andorra, Pyrenees) has opened its thermal baths for the testing phase. The area around the Parc de Sant Guillem consists of three small pools and one big pool.

All works, including water testing, will be completed by the beginning of 2020-2021 ski season.

The water temperature is about 30 degrees and it can …

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