SWYSS Skier Agustin Torres will be at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics!
Congratulations to Torres for this magnificent achievement we look forward to hearing from you when you get back
SWYSS International race team demolished all opposition at the natives race in Meribel.
We entered for a bit of fun and walked away victorious, a selection of our sponsored skiers and directors made up the team...Dave Beattie, Agustin Torres, Juan Bertani, Robin Kinnaird and Sally Readman... The event was a dual slalom....Another congratulations also to Agustin,Juan and Sam Burrows who finished 1st, 2nd and 4th respectively in the Individual GS....A greta day for Team SWYSS.
SWYSS Favorite Max Blardone takes 1st place at the Giant Slalom in Alta Badia, Italy.
This year is off to a great start for the Italian GS specialist. After leaving the Italian national team coaches he decided to train independently and this has seen great success with a 1st place result at Alta Badia and a 2nd place at Val D'isere.
SWYSS Supporter Michael Walchhofer skis into 1st place at the Val D'Isere Super-G - Austrian Superstar and SWYSS fan Walchhofer skied fasted to win the Super-G event beating Ted Ligety and Werner Heel who took the 2nd and 3rd places.
Natalie Beattie skis superbly in her first Professional races!
Young prodigy Beattie started at the back of the field on her first GS race and stormed through to finish a very impressive 34th in the GS scoring 79 FIS points and 18th in the Slalom scoring 52 FIS points. In races where Natalie is up against some of the World's best skiers to do so well at the age of 15 is a fantastic achievements done Nats!
SWYSS Supporters from the World Cup race circuit, GB Telemark team, and Olympic Big Air Freestylers send good luck messages - Nov 09
Many of the World's greatest skiers have sent SWYSS good luck messages, pictures and posters for the SWYSS showroom located in Le Praz, Courchevel. Famous names from the ski world include...
Didier Cuche, Lindsey Vonn, Massimilliano Blardone, Manfred and Manuella Moellg, Benni Raich, Anja Paerson, GB's number one snowboarder Zoe Gillings, GB Telemark team and many more have all sent there blessings.
England Junior Team have successful training camp in Saas Fee - Nov 09
Head Coach Mike Barker and the junior team headed over to Saas Fee, Switzerland for the first camp of the winter season. Sporting their SWYSS gear for the first time they certainly made an impression amognst the other national ski teams. Fantastic pre season conditions meant that Saas Fee was attracting some of the big names in ski racing, including possibly the most charasmatic and loved American speedster Bode MIller.
above: England Junior team pose with SWYSS hoodies before fitness session
SWYSS will be presented at the Birmingham ski show - Nov 09
Swyss co-owner Blake Williams will be present at the Birmingham ski show, if you are around the area feel free to pop in for a chat, see the Team England range up close, you will be able to find us on the Team England Stand
SWYSS designs England Alpine Ski Team range of clothing- October 09
A clothing range is designed to try and help fund the development of the team, see the SWYSS SHOP
Agustin Torres SWYSS Sponsored skier wins Slalom in National Championships of Chile - Sep 09
Congratulations to Agustin who won both the first and second run in Antillanca, Chile. Beating the 2nd place by over a second and a half Agustin picked up the first place.
SWYSS and England Alpine Ski Team agree deal - September 09
SWYSS secures sponsorship deal with England Development Team, providing the team with training apparel.
SWYSS teams up with Top Argentina International Agustin Torres - July 09
The immensely talented FIS skier Agustin Torres is a member of the Argentinian team. After successfully competing in the Val D'Isere World Championships in 2009 it was decided Torres should become a member of the SWYSS sponsored team of skiers...