LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Oct. 31, 2012) - Winter sports enthusiasts will be in their element at this year's Ski and Snowboard Show, taking place in London's Earls Court Exhibition Centre between 31 October and 4 November. With the great and good of the snow sports world assembled, there is no better place to enjoy an early glass of glußein and to learn the trade secrets for the 2012/13 season.
Those looking to book ski holidays this year would be wise to put the show in their calendars - with over 200 stands to browse, not only is there a good chance of picking up a good deal on some new gear, but also some great tips on what will be the hottest destinations for this season, not to mention a few thrills to be had along the way.
With so much on offer, ski holiday specialist Neilson has highlighted the show's best attractions to ensure that visitors do not miss out this year:
Adrenalin junkies ought to head straight to the Salice Airbag, which is the perfect place to practice jumps, spins and grabs ahead of any snowboarding holidays this season. There'll be expert guidance on hand to offer top-tips as to how to perfect technique, with a soft landing guaranteed should things go wrong!
The less experienced will be able to take advantage of a free lesson from the Warren Smith Ski Academy, to ensure that their skills are as honed as possible before they hit the slopes for real.
Those uncertain of where to go this season should look no further than the World Resorts Village. With representatives present from resorts across the USA, Japan, Canada and Europe, advice is on hand, whether its to aid a decision between the idyllic catered ski chalets available worldwide, or to find an entirely new resort based on an individual's needs - whether that's black runs or bar crawls.
And once this crucial decision has been made, thirsty skiers can head to one of the venue's many watering holes and get planning their next winter getaway!
With some great ski deals on offer for the 2012/3 season from Neilson Holidays those looking for a great value getaway should book without delay. Expert staff from Neilson will also be on hand at the show to help you make that decision. And if that is not enticing enough by visiting the Neilson team stand, you get the chance to enter into a special draw, with the first prize a 4 star holiday for two to the Village Montana Residence in Tignes. Second prize is a pair of Head skis, North Face Jacket, a pair of Bollé goggles and a Snow Skills course of your choice, while if you come third you can bag yourself a North Face jacket and a pair of Bollé goggles. There are also daily prizes, which are available by getting hold of the secret hashtag and retweeting at the show.
With over 30 years' experience of delivering holidays to the world's premier ski resorts, holidaymakers can book with confidence, knowing they are getting the best possible winter sports break this season.