The Big White Toque: 10,000 sold in 14 months
If you’ve walked around Big White Ski Resort, you’ve probably seen dozens of Big White toques – the colourful hats with their huge white pom-poms. Over the last 14 months, the humble accessory has become one of the most recognisable icons of the resort. This is how it became more popular than anyone could have predicted.
Impressive Results from Big White Racers FIS team
Nakiska Mountain Resort was host to the U18 National Jr Alpine Championships last week, Feb 25th through to the 27th. Big White Ski Racers Meg Cumming, Simon Bernard and Ryan Moffat competed in the four day event that featured Super G (a single run speed event), Giant Slalom and Slalom (two run combined time technical events).
VANS Hi Standard Series comes to Big White
Some big news for Big White Ski Resort this season. The difficult winter season in North Vancouver has meant that the VANS Hi Standard series has been rescheduled. For the first time in history, the series is now coming out to the Okanagan on the 28th March.
Valentine's Day 2015 at Big White
Big White does Valentine's Day like no other ski resort. From romantic gondola rides to our Valentine's Day photobooth, there was something for everyone to enjoy, whether they were happily single or happily loved-up.
Kevin Hill and Chris Robanske visit Big White Community School
Being a school student at Big White Ski Resort’s Community School means that no day is ever an average school day. Yesterday was no exception, with school students having the opportunity to speak to some of Canada’s greatest athletes as they visit the resort for competition.
Former Big White racer in first place on NorAm tour
20-year-old Ned Ireland from Okanagan Centre started off the 2015 Ski Cross NorAm season with a bang last week, winning the first NorAm race and placing 2nd in the second race at Ski Cooper in Colorado.
Big White Ski Resort hosts Team BC final qualifier for Canada Winter Games 2015
BC Alpine finalized its Canada Winter Games selection Friday at Big White. The resort proudly boasts one of the most highly-regarded Ski Cross tracks in Western Canada.
Australia Day 2015 at Big White
Over one hundred Australians dressed up in their boardies, bikinis and Aussie flags to kick off Australia Day on the mountain this morning. Meeting for a 10am run down “Kangaroo”, everyone munched on Tim Tams while posing for photos with Boomer, our kangaroo mascot.
Big White News: The Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race
There was chanting, singing and last-minute engineering modifications. That's right - The Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race came to Big White Ski Resort for one fun-filled morning of tobogganing in Happy Valley. Over 400 engineering students from all over Canada and the US came along to join the challenge of who could build the best toboggan. There was one major rule - only the concrete parts of the toboggan could touch the snow.
Trevor Hendy visits Big White Ski Resort
We've been happy to welcome one of Australia's favourite athletes here at Big White Ski Resort - the incredible Trevor Hendy.