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  • Redpoint in the Media
    We like to think that the Redpoint experience is something special. Not only do our guests confirm this by returning year after year, but so do members of the travel press who have skied with us.

    Here on our media page you can read all about the latest news from Redpoint, including what’s happening in resort, upcoming courses and any forthcoming events that we think you should know about. Not only that, but you can see what other people have written about us in the national press.

    So, don’t just take our word for it – read all about us here on our media page.
    Case Studies
    Mikey Hughes, runner up in Channel 4’s Big Brother 9 and totally blind from the age of 23, describes his own personal, challenge with Redpoint.
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    Jon Evans, a creative director from Derbyshire describes his experience of skiing with Redpoint.
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    Pat Walsh, an engineer from Cork in Southern Ireland describes his experience going it alone on one of Redpoint’s dedicated solo ski weeks.
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    Peter Vale first learnt to ski with Redpoint over 12 years ago and was so impressed with their level of service and attention to detail, that the Redpoint staff have also taught both Peter’s sons Jonjo, now aged 18 and Ben, now aged 16 to ski.
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    Press Articles
    Redpoint Holdiays Disability Skiing HOlidays gets a mention in the Mail on Sunday »
    After the success of the Paralympics, Redpoint Holidays Adapative Ski programme for people with disabilities get some attention in the Mail on Sunday.
    Daily Mail Ski and Snowboard - The whole 656,000 yards (ski challenge) »
    In a moment of madness, our devoted piste-pootler signed up for a monster of a challenge - ski all 600km of runs in Austria's Zillertal Valley in six days. But could she stick the pace?
    The 'S' Magazine - Summer Skiing »
    I've always been a keen skier, but the thought of dusting down my boots and heading to the Alps at the beginning of July had never crossed my mind...
    Daily Mail Ski and Snowboard - Women's Week »
    It's not just speed that counts down the mountain, technique comes first, as Amanda Lennon discovers on a women-only week in Austria...
    Web Articles
    09/09/08
    Ten Tips to Help You Ski Through The Credit Crunch »
    Whichever way you look at it, with the credit crunch forcing many people to forsake their annual summer holiday in favour of the 'staycation' and the dismal British weather washing out those who had had hoped to save their pennies by holidaying closer to home, the summer of 2008 has not been a great time for travel. As autumn approaches, now is the time that many people traditionally start turning their thoughts to their annual winter holiday...
    05/05/08
    Solo Travel - The Time of Your Life »
    We humans are sociable animals - it is in our nature to seek out other people to spend time with, and this extends to going on holiday. However, the make up of society is changing, and going on holiday alone is an increasingly popular trend - an indication of the fact that we are more travel minded, independent and adventurous than ever before. According to a recent Mintel report, an estimated 15.4 million Britons holidayed alone last year...
    05/12/08
    Women only ski courses »
    It is time to wave goodbye to the winter blues and get active on the slopes. Women only skiing and snowboarding holidays are becoming increasingly popular and are a great thing to do alone or with a group of friends...
    Press Releases
    04/11/09
    The Directory - Sisters skiing it for themselves! - PDF 272k »
    Course Spotlight: Women-only skiing holidays are becoming increasingly popular and provide a supportive and encouraging atmosphere to help you reach your potential...
    27/10/09
    Austrian resorts open early - PDF 68k »
    The Austrian ski season has got off to an early start this year, offering skiers the opportunity to snap up some pre-Christmas bargains whilst the slopes are quiet. With snowfall last weekend of around 1 metre throughout Austria, many resorts have opened a month early...
    01/10/09
    An alternative to Christmas turkey for the solo traveller - PDF 72k »
    The UK's 16 million singletons have a new option for the festive season this year - skiing. Austrian based British ski specialists Redpoint is responding to an increasing demand for solo holidays by extending their solo ski weeks to include the Christmas period for the first time...
    09/09/09
    Ski 600 km in 6 days? That's a challenge! - PDF 68k »
    Experienced skiers who want to put their ski skills to the test are being sought by Austrian based ski company, Redpoint. The family run company has announced that it will be running its bi annual ski challenge in the Ziller Valley to celebrate 14 years operating in the area...
    09/09/09
    BASI sends 600 delegates to the Hintertux - PDF 68k »
    The Hintertux in the Austrian Zillertal has been chosen by the British Association of Snowsport Instructors (BASI) as their main Austrian training venue, confirming its reputation as one of the most challenging liftserved Alpine glaciers offering year round skiing...
    04/01/09
    Sunday Express Summer Glacier Skiing - PDF 350k »
    Mike Gill travelled to hintertux in the summer to explore the skiing on the glacier...
    01/12/08
    Outdoor Enthiusiast Magazine Article - PDF 3.2MB »
    Rebecca Corbally from Outdoor Enthiusiast mag took part in our Womens ski week last year. Read her article to see what she had to say...
    06/01/08
    Daily Mail Ski and Snowboard Magazine Article - PDF 1.8MB »
    Amanda Lennon from the daily Mail ski mag took part in our January Womens ski week last year. Read her article to see what she had to say...
    23/11/07
    Austrian resorts open early due to 'ideal' ski conditions - PDF 72k »
    Ski resorts across Austria are set to open ahead of schedule this year thanks to an unseasonably early snowfall across the country. With an average fall of 1.5 metres last week...
    20/11/07
    Skiing for the first timer - PDF 104k »
    Nina Hasinski, ski instructor for Redpoint Holidays has some top tips for the ski novice. Are you one of those people who has always fancied skiing but finds an excuse to put it off? Well the good news is that anybody can learn to ski if...
    10/05/07
    Record breaking year for ski resorts in Zillertal confounds theory of global warming - PDF 72k »
    The Austrian Tourist Board has revealed statistics this week which show that the Zillertal region has had its busiest ski season ever this year, despite concerns about poor snow fall and global warming. The survey is part of...