Articles: Snow

Swiss Up! - Glaciers are retreating

Swiss Up! - Glaciers are retreating

Swiss Up!

Swiss Glaciers are the countries water reserves. They are not only important for tourism but also for agriculture and water in the tap for many. So what is done to prevent them form disappearing? A...

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Ski Megève - time to get on the piste!

Ski Megève - time to get on the piste!

All the charm of a traditional Alpine village, stunning natural beauty and a taste for the high life-it has to be Megève. 

Provided by Ski Megève

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Freerider Richard Amacker

Freerider Richard Amacker

Mid Morning Mix

  Richard Amacker was on his first pair of skis at the age of 2. He spent 16 years as an alpine skier, but admits it bored him a bit, so moved to freeriding. In his very first Freeride W...

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Snow Report - End of the Season! (30th March 2017)

Snow Report - End of the Season! (30th March 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie is in for the last time of the season, as usual giving us the latest events and activities on the slopes aswell as weather forecasts and reports on snow conditions. On the snow report thi...

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Snow Report - Worn Wear Tour (24th March 2017)

Snow Report - Worn Wear Tour (24th March 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie's back once again with snow reports, weather forecasts, events and news on the slopes. This week we're giving a little back to the earth! Patagonia have a got a special event in Verbier an...

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Snow Report - Avalanche Safety (10th March 2017)

Snow Report - Avalanche Safety (10th March 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie's back with his weekly Snow Report, giving you all the latest weather forecasts, snow conditions and events and activities happening on and off the slopes in Switzerland and Beyond. This w...

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Snow Report - Rock the Pistes! (17th Mar 2017)

Snow Report - Rock the Pistes! (17th Mar 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie is back again this week to give you latest weather, snow conditions, news and events on the slopes! In this episode we talk the Portes du Soleil's infamous 'Rock the Pistes' Festival, Nadi...

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Rock the Pistes!

Rock the Pistes!

Mid Morning Mix

Rock the Pistes Festival is a high altitude party in the Portes du Soleil. This year is the 7th edition of the festival and runs 19th - 25th March. Did you know that the stage actually moves ea...

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Morzine loves women!

Morzine loves women!

Mid Morning Mix

"Morzine loves women" is a week-long programme of events with plenty to keep you busy this week. WRS spoke to Chloe from the Morzine Tourism Office about what was in store and her personal hig...

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Snow Report - More snow! (3 March 2017)

Snow Report - More snow! (3 March 2017)

Snow Report

This week looks set to see some fresh snow! has slightly refreshed the pistes. Areas on the Italian border have received the most snow in the last few days and some resorts around the Matterhor...

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64th European Custom Ski Championships in Morzine

64th European Custom Ski Championships in Morzine

Mid Morning Mix

March 21 - 23, 2017.This championship involves a lot of the world’s best male and female skiers in downhill (giant, slalom), as well as in cross-country and biathlon. Held in France every 5 year...

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Snow Report - Alpine Music Festivals (24th Feb 2017)

Snow Report - Alpine Music Festivals (24th Feb 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie is back to give us the latest on the slopes! This week is all about alpine music festivals! Isn't it just the dream to go up to the mountains, not only go for a week full of skiing and br...

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Snow Report - Valentines Special (16th Feb 2017)

Snow Report - Valentines Special (16th Feb 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie's back this week to give you all the latest snow conditions, weather forecasts and goings on in the Alps! This week love is in the air as we take a look at all the most romantic, pictures...

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Morzine loves Carnival

Morzine loves Carnival

Mid Morning Mix

Romain Garçon is a ski-station entertainer in Morzine. Katt Cullen caught up with him to talk about the Morzine loves Carnival event that takes place every Tuesday throughout February – and it ende...

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Snow Report - Pond Skimming (9th Feb 2017)

Snow Report - Pond Skimming (9th Feb 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie's back once again to bring you the latest on the slopes.

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Snow Report - Ice  Hockey, Doggies and Gourmet Food (2nd Feb 2017)

Snow Report - Ice Hockey, Doggies and Gourmet Food (2nd Feb 2017)

Snow Report

Jamie gives us the latest weather reports, snow conditions and happenings in the Alps. Listen in to hear all about an infamous dog sled race in Les Diablerets, St. Moritz's festival all about No...

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Snow Report - Sports Events! (27th Jan 2017)

Snow Report - Sports Events! (27th Jan 2017)

Snow Report

Sports! Sports! Sports! This week we take a look at all the competetive sports events going on up and down the country as well as a weather and snow condition update.

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Snow Report - LGBT week, Arosa (26th Jan 2017)

Snow Report - LGBT week, Arosa (26th Jan 2017)

Snow Report

This week on WRS snow report Jamie takes us through the latest snow and weather conditions. We also find out about an LGBT event in Arosa, which ski resort to spend straya' day in, and what's going...

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Snow Report - Resort guides! (18th Jan 2017)

Snow Report - Resort guides! (18th Jan 2017)

Snow Report

This week on the WRS Snow report we bring you the all the latest snow conditions and where you should be heading to make the most out of your weekend! We map out what there is to do in resort at Co...

Provided by Dryden Associates SA

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Surf and turf

Surf and turf

Glamorous VIPs, fancy fur coats and glorious sunshine on an icy Alpine lake – what’s not to like about the Snowpolo World Cup?

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Hotel Director Marc Landert is an exceptional host

Hotel Director Marc Landert is an exceptional host

Mid Morning Mix

As the season in Nendaz kicks off, Marc Landert invited WRS to set up a studio in the centre of the reception area at Hotel Nendaz 4 Vallées.

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Anne Dafflon from the Spa des Bisses explains why it's such a treat

Anne Dafflon from the Spa des Bisses explains why it's such a treat

Mid Morning Mix

Our Mid Morning Mix presenter Katt loves a spa! She's been desperate to try the Spa des Bisses at the Hotel Nendaz 4 Vallées since the broadcasting live from the hotel last year. It was a long wait...

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Premier Alpine Centre in Nendaz; a one-stop-shop for ski rental & lessons

Premier Alpine Centre in Nendaz; a one-stop-shop for ski rental & lessons

The Breakfast Show

The Premier Alpine Centre in Nendaz set out "to make holidays easy."

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Santa on new technology, motivational speeches and not getting too skinny

Santa on new technology, motivational speeches and not getting too skinny

The Breakfast Show

Every day this week Santa joins Katt and Mark on the Breakfast show (over the phone from the North Pole, of course, he's far too busy to leave the factory during the week before Christmas!)

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