Come join us for a hot drink by the fire this winter Having finally made it back to Zakopane it was time to get down to work for the summer season, but what we weren’t expecting was the amount of snow still on ski resort Szymoszkowa! It was perfect, due to the resorts short proximity [...]
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... Well not quite but just as good BACK HOME TO POLAND!!! So our riding season has finally come to an end and most of us have all gone home to our same old boring routines (life with out Sunshine World) that is everyone except the lucky few who made it back to Poland for [...]
We have now truly come to the end of the season, but what a great end to the season we had. Sunshine World have produced 20 new Ski or Snowboard Instructors this season. Congratulations to: Adam Ward, Rob Minks, Graham Blakeley, Charlie Swan, Brett Machin, Joe Marples, Richard Abram, Mikey McKernan, Katie Write, Sarah Redd, [...]
The Ski and Snowboard season in almost over here in Zakopane, the sun is out and the snow is melting. Once again we have been shocked at just how quick the season has seemed. It feels like just a few weeks ago we were getting excited about the first snow of the season. However it's [...]
The KIA Snow Cup 2011 was recently held in the Zakopane area! The Sunshine World Pro Team and Academy members headed to Bialka Tatrzanska to compete in the rail/box and big air freestyle competition. On the first day the rail competition was held. In the morning the team registered and grabbed their numbered bibs and [...]
Charlie Swan has arrived at the Sunshine World Chalet! Charlie is usually a snowboarder but has decided to turn to the dark-side and is now part of of ski instructor training academy! He is very passionate about snowsports and is absolutely mental on the slopes! He has already injured himself a couple of times and [...]
Today is a glorious day, the Sunshine World Team welcomes an Academy member all the way from the Sunshine Coast, Austrailia! Brett Machin is our newest arrival, another member of our snowboard instructor academy. Brett had been snowboarding for only 5 days before joining the academy at Coronet Peak, New Zealand, and is already tearing [...]
A very warm welcome to Graham who has just arrived as part of the Sunshine World Academy. Graham is the oldest member of the Sunshine World Team, weighing in at 32 years old! Graham was his own buisiness owner, having opened a cafe/bistro (Lancasters best eating establishment!). He has been skiing since the age of [...]
Rick Walls has arrived at the Sunshine Chalet! The most recent member of the Sunshine World Instructor Academy! Rick is a 22 year old buisiness graduate that fancied something a bit different! He spent last year as an outdoor activity instructor in Austrailia where he aquired his taste for adventure and travel. Rick is a [...]
Very exciting is the news that the ski areas in Zakopane are busily snow-cannoning the slopes in anticipation of opening early this year! We expect the areas should open around 7th December (estimate) and maybe even earlier. Here's a picture which Anna from the Sunshine Office took today (26th November 2010). YAY! During October 2010 [...]