Essex Blades Snowsports Club 2016-17

One of the best clubs on campus, come and enjoy a snowy holiday at an unbeatable value! Whether you're an experienced skier or snowboard, or you can't tell your blue pistes from the black, you'll have a blast with us! Our main trip this year is to Val Thorens in France, and in addition we will have a number of visits to the snowdome at Milton Keynes throughout the year so you can get your fix! Plus, you have the opportunity to represent the Uni and compete at the BUCS nationals in 2017!


Essex Snowsports Trip 2016/17

Price: ONLY £411
Location: Val Thorens, France
Date: 13th December – 21th December

Included in the price:

  • Return coach travel to and from the university!
  • 6-day lift pass!
  • 7 nights self catered accomodation!
  • Exclusive in-resort discounts!
  • Lanyard with laminated resort card!
  • Trip t-shirt & some great goodies!
  • Priceless memories with old and new friends!


  • Equipment hire, including free fitting at Uni so you can choose what stuff you want before we go and not have to worry if it all fits!
  • For beginners, you will be able to book lessons for either Skiing or snowboarding, there will be different packages depending on how many hours you want.
  • Prices of these extras TBC




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Snowsports General Elections Academic Year 2024-25

These are the annual elections to decide who will lead your club into the next academic year. Please note that all who are elected will assume their roles as of 1st August, unless agreed upon by both the newly elected exec member and the current exec member that they will handover sooner.

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