All Andorra news / Opinion

From year to year ski mountaineering becomes more popular, thinks the organizer of Andorran SKIMO 6 Gerard Riart

Ski mountaineering SKIMO6 took place in Andorra on 5th March. The organizer of the event Gerard Riart tells all-andorra.com that from year to year this kind of sport becomes more popular in Andorra:

“This year 180 teams participated in the competition (2-3 people in each: men, women and mixed teams), in total 460 people participated. For comparison: last …

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This year Vallnord Arcalis – Andorra was listed as one of the best mountain ski resorts suitable for freeride in the world, said Freeride World Tour General Manager Nocolas Hale-Woods

Freeride World Tour General Manager Nocolas Hale-Woods tells all-andorra.com about Andorra freeride contests in 2015:

How long does Freeride World Tour exist? How popular is it in the world and for what extent?

Freeride World Tour (FWT) was created in 2008. The company aranges freeride competitions in the world. We invite athlets from …

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Freeride is the essence of joy, extreme throws some fear in the mix, said Nicola Thost, snowboard rider who took part in Freeride World Tour Andorra

Interview with Nicola Thost – Freeride World Tour Vallnord  February 18th 2015:

You have many titles: you were Olympic champion (halfpipe), the winner of the world Cup of ISF (snowboard)… Now you are one of the top women snowboarders in FWT. Is it your life style to be always in the front line?  Why and how did …

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From 23rd of February to 3rd of March a stage of the Alpine ski World Championship and the World cup «Flying kilometer» will take place in Andorra (Grandvalira)

From 23rd of February to 3rd of March a stage of the Alpine ski World Championship and the World cup «Flying kilometer» will take place in Andorra (Grandvalira). This event will be welcomed by Grau Roig sector for the fourth year in a row. This season the ski resort also gained FIS confidence and was …

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The next stage of freeride competition, organized by Swatch Freeride World Tour (FWT), will take place in Andorra from 13th to 19th of February, 2015

Stage of freeride competition started in January, 2015. The championship organizer is a sport division Swatch Freeride World Tour (FWT). The division unites the best alpine skiers and snowboarders in the world for participation in competitions at the world’s upscale ski resorts. Andorra’s ski resort Vallnord (La Masana parish) is among them.

One of the five …

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Grandvalira invested about 400 000 euro in the improvement of its infrastructure before the ski season of 2014-2015

The largest ski resort of Andorra Grandvalira invested about 400000 euro in the improvement of the infrastructure of three “snow parks”: Snowpark Xavi, Snowpark El Tarter and Sunset Park Peretol. Thus Grandvalira will manage to expand the volume of services and the range of entertainment objects, located on the territory of the resort during the …

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All Andorra news / Business and Economy

An airport in La Seu D’Urgell can start working in the end of 2014, said Minister of tourism of Andorra Francesc Camp

Minister of tourism of Andorra Francesc Camp tells all-andorra.com on development of tourism in Andorra in 2015:

What are the perspectives of tourism development between Andorra and Russia: the dynamics of growth of number of Russian tourists for the last 10 years in the winter and summer seasons?

Since 1995, when we started to receive Russian tourist, the …

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