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Introducing: Five new features for 2019

This year we have extended our lineup of attractions and activities to encourage visitors to give snow sports a go, especially if it’s your first time, or to get those seasoned skiers and snowboarders in the mood for the mountains.

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1. Roll around the park

Thanks to Norway Home of Skiing you will be able to give it a go on roller skis. Experts from London Region Nordic Ski Club will be on hand to lead visitors around a route in Battersea Park, bringing a touch of Scandinavian charm to the city.

2. Brush up on your skills

For the first time, Graystone Action Sports Academy will be bringing a mini skate ramp to Battersea Park. You will be able to take taster sessions to learn new skills, with the Academy’s experts and athletes on hand giving advice and demonstrations.

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3. Radical Gains

We will be hosting a panel discussion about the development of the sport and how the team has managed to become one of the biggest forces on the competitive snow-sports scene, with key athletes and coaches including snowboarders Billy Morgan and Rowan Coultas.

4. Hit the snow

Children aged between four and 10 will be able to take to the snow of Mount Battersea as part of a ski taster experience, including mini ramps and slopes, with expert instructors from the Snow Centre in association with Snow Camp.

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5. Crystal Curling Lanes

One of the Festival’s most popular attractions returns but with a new twist for 2019, you will be able to swap your skates for sweepers and compete against each other in one of the coolest winter sports going – so book your lane today.

Advanced tickets are available, so grab your tickets today before it’s too late!