• We are all about style at altitude - it doesn't matter if you are 16 or 60, spend one week in the mountains or a whole season, so long as you do it with style. Photo: Winner of our Scott LCG Goggles competition: Michael Truelove...

  • STYLE ALTITUDE VIEWS: KATIE BLUNDELL, JAKE BLAUVELT, JAMES LEWIS

    Pro-snowboarder KATIE BLUNDELL talks about riding style in POWDER ROOM and, also, legendary backcountry snowboard rider, JAKE BLAUVELT argues powder versus park in VIEWS FROM THE TOP - plus top knee surgeon, JAMES LEWIS about the effects of injury when you huck it.

  • STYLE ALTITUDE OPINION: WHAT IS STYLISH SKIING?

    STYLE ALTITUDE is the ski and snowboard online magazine that features all aspects of adrenaline style. Kicked off by style pro DARREN TURNER, our debate on Stylish Skiing continues with freestyle icon JAMES WEBB. Photo: James McPhail/Animal

  • STYLE ALTITUDE TRENDS - AND FRIENDS - IN HIGH PLACES

    STYLE ALTITUDE covers all aspects of mountain style for all riders. From style trends to new gear. And, our Friends In High Places send us pictures and reports on epic ski trips such as the Antarctic plus the inside track on resorts.

  • STYLE ALTITUDE LOCKER ROOM FOR (MOSTLY) GUYS:

    Why is trying to out ride (or out drink) each other often a guy thing? And why does a man love his van? And, maybe, not love teaching his Other Half to ski/snowboard? So for (mostly) guys only we find out in the LOCKER ROOM...

STYLE ALTITUDE SNOW TRIBES

The mountains are inhabited by SEVEN snow tribes, defined by STYLE ALTITUDE ski and snowboard magazine anthropologists. Each has developed different style characteristics whether through the survival of the bling-est, the brightest plumage to attract attention or the evolution of the most technically advanced. Check out your Snow Tribe here...more

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Cool Room

Style Altitude Who wants to be a seasonaire

DO YOU HAVE PSS: POST SEASON SYNDROME? CHECK THE SYMPTOMS

Snow can be addictive. Mental cravings for mountains and a psychological dependency on shredding is endemic with snow addicts. And withdrawal can lead to serious behavioural problems. Once diagnosed it's time to get treatment. ...more

Features

  • Brief Encounter
    Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:45:
    We meet Henrik 'Pants Down' Harlaut and his new undies... more
    • New Seasonairehead
      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:02:
      Catch the latest CHALET GIRL episode... more
      • The High Life?
        Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:37:
        Work and ski? Hell, yes. Or just hell? Seasonaires reveal all...more
        • Big Shot
          Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:28:
          Legendary Brit snowboarder, Billy Morgan talks tricks..more
          • Ski Bum V Proper Job
            Tue, 01 Apr 2014 03:49:
            Is this your idea of another hard day at the office?...more

Friends in High Places

  • Morzine's New Cuisine

    Morzine's New Cuisine

    Sat, 25 Jan 2014 10:58:

    There's a new catering service that's cooking up a storm, and one more good reason to stay in Morzine......more

  • Coolly Mammoth

    Coolly Mammoth

    Thu, 23 Jan 2014 12:43:

    Just six hours drive from LA, Mammoth is great for suntans as well as snow - and a mecca for Park Rats......more

  • One foot In La Grave

    One Foot In La Grave

    Fri, 24 Jan 2014 09:44:

    A room - and terrace - with a view of the legendary La Meije from the Auberge Edelweiss in La Grave......more

Powder Room (Mostly Girls)

Powder Room

KATIE BLUNDELL - BLONDE AMBITION

Long blonde hair seems an essential part of snowboard style (and not just girls). But girly looks belie a steely ambition for top pro rider, Katie Blundell. She tells STYLE ALTITUDE magazine how she would like to change her girly look. But only her riding style......more

Fair Points

  • Style Shred
    Sat, 04 Jan 2014 07:01:
    Lose 10 kilos? Ditch the baggy pants; discover flattering kit...more
    • A-Z Chalet Girl Guide
      Sat, 04 Jan 2014 07:02:
      Panic shag? Look it up in the Seasonaire's manual...more
      • Beauty Survival Kit
        Sat, 04 Jan 2014 07:03:
        Chapped lips, helmet hair and other scary moments...more
        • She's Fit
          Mon, 26 May 2014 05:05:
          Cos she works out. Why we love muscle and tone...more
          • Fat Waists
            Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:37:
            When DO you want a fat waist? When riding powder...more

HIGH POINT: What IS stylish skiing?

Darren Turner is the pro instructor who created the phenomenal Ski School app. He kicks off the Style Altitude magazine debate, how to ski in style today without the French ski instructors swivel hip action...more

Meanwhile, top Freestyle skier James 'Webbo' Webb takes up the ski style debate, declaring it's better to do something simple with style than a difficult manoeuvre without it.. ...more

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Views From The Top

  • POWDER Vs PARK

    POWDER Vs PARK

    Sat, 15 Mar 2014 06:03:

    They can triple cork but can they turn? Epic backcountry snowboarder, Jake Blauvelt, tells us why park riders could benefit from powder......more

  • Slopestyle

    SLOPE + STYLE

    Thu, 05 Jun 2014 05:11:

    KATIE SUMMERHAYES, Team GB's teenage Olympic rider, talks about learning to ski in Sheffield and putting the style into slopestyle......more

  • Brace Yourself

    BRACE YOURSELF

    Sat, 15 Mar 2014 06:05:

    Helied off the mountain? Top surgeon, JAMES LEWIS, examines life after ACL injury and the latest ski accessory; knee braces...more

  • fresh ideas

    FRESH IDEAS

    Wed, 27 Nov 2013 09:19:

    Snowboarder and North Pole ultra runner, BOB SHEARD, Fresh Britain, on how brands find their way. And redesigning piste maps ...more

  • Cross Riding

    CROSS RIDING

    Sun, 13 Oct 2013 11:22:

    With pro skier Jossi Wells crossing to the dark/snowboarding side, HELEN RYDER sees the light...more

Locker Room (Mostly Guys)

Jay Adams Eulogy

JAY'S EULOGY: RIP JAY ADAMS

New Contributor to Style Altitude magazine, Cam Poppelwell, kicks off with a tribute to his and every boy's extreme action hero, skateboard legend, Jay Adams, the original Z-Boy and pioneer of all freestyle boardriding, gone to shred in God's backyard......more

Boys And Toys

  • At Your Service
    Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:40:
    Men DO iron. Our guide to DIY servicing your board or skis...more
    • Game On
      Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:19:
      Why boys will be boys trying to out do/ride/drink each other...more
      • Lesson Learnt
        Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:31:
        We asked SnowHeads: Should you teach your Other Half?...more
        • A Man And His Van
          Wed, 29 Jan 2014 05:47:
          For an action man, it's the ultimate toy box on wheels...more
          • 10 Things...
            Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:31:
            A guy should NEVER have in his ski/snowboard kit...more