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Beat the Coaches – a Regular Event?

Lots of Beat the Coach Challenges today and the coaches were well and truly shown how it’s done. The ski challenges were in gates, the open hill and fitness with all of the challenges designed

Carpet Burn Cup R2 Winners

Carpet Burn Cup Round 2!

And GDN’s do it again! A cracking night for the club, taking home lots of silverware across all age groups, boys and girls! Special mention to the U14 and U10 girls, where the club had

Coach of the Year 2019!

A very belated congratulation to GDN Head Coach, Gary Whatford for being awarded Aberdeenshire Councils’ 2019 Coach of the Year, against some very stiff contenders, back in March this year. Still awaiting photo’s of man

Carpet Burn Cup

Carpet Burn Cup, Round 1!

Huge congratulations to all GDN racers who not only took part in Round 1 of the 2019 Carpet Burn cup @Aberdeen Snowsports, but who managed to take home a haul of silverware across all age

Video feedback

Sunday 23rd Feb: Always have a Plan B!

With the snow gods not playing ball, training was re-located to our Alford base for our Sunday session! As always, “interesting” to watch yourself ski, with some video feedback, courtesy of Coach Beth!  

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Feb 10 Lecht 1

Sunday 10th Feb, Lecht Training

What a day! The Lecht delivers again…..! Bluebird skies, well prepped pistes that held up really well…..just what every race club wants! Indeed, we seemed to have the Eagle 2 to ourselves! While RD1/2 worked

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Gordon Skiers Courchevel Race Camp 2018

Gordon Skiers Members Freeride and Race Camp – 2018

That’s a Wrap. Gordon Skiers Members Freeride and Race Camp all done for 2019 (or is it?) We skied everything from Black Bump Runs, Powder, ‘Firm Snow’ and steeps and took all the skills onto

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Gordon skiers members and coaches at the Lecht

Alpine Skiing in Scotland

It’s not often we can say we’ve had an Alpine day in Scotland, but today was the day. An amazing team effort for Gordon Skiers Members today. New members, New Coaches, New Suits and New

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The Lecht

Ski in Scotland they said!

Today was a day to write home about. Alpine conditions and a great team of skiers working on GS techniques in the powder and variable snow. Thanks everyone for the efforts today. An amazing day.

Gordon Skiers medal winners

What a collection of Medals!

Proof that training with Gordon Skiers can lead to great things. Gordon Skiers Members, Europa Cup Winners and current British Champions Neil and Andrew Simpson joined British Champion and coach Gary Whatford for our Sunday