Help us develop our winter stars of the future
Our Great British Snowsport teams are achieving something special. Never before have we had so many world-class athletes representing Great Britain in our sports. So we are looking to secure this legacy for the future success and development of upcoming talent from all areas of Great Britain. Our support goes to develop all young athletes from any background and to raise awareness of these amazing opportunities.
Find out how you can help support us by selecting from our rewards or visit our main page to see a full list of our prize draw opportunities.
British athletes are breaking new ground...
Athletes like Charlie Guest, Andrew Musgrave, Charlotte Bankes, Kirsty Muir, Millie Knight, James Barnes-Miller, Gabe Adams, Mia Brookes, James Woods and Zoe and Izzy Atkin are breaking new ground on the world’s biggest stages every week, but it all had to start somewhere.
Behind every athlete who steps onto the snow to represent Great Britain is a story of commitment and sacrifice. Representing a nation that lacks the natural resources of so many of our competitors requires an astonishing level of dedication from British snowsport athletes and the means to ensure their skill and talent is not lost to the country.
Britain has a golden future in the world’s biggest snowsport competitions, but only if we can support the next generation of athletes in the same way we are able to support today’s.
Your donations and our rewards...
We appreciate every single donation that is made to help support the development of our future stars of the GB Snowsport team.
In return, we have some amazing rewards that can be claimed alongside your donation, including.
- A week's stay at a luxury private Méribel Chalet
- Ski or Snowboard with an Olympic or Paralympic Athlete
- A yoga session with a current GB Snowsport Athlete
- Your personalised GB Snowsport Athlete Video Message
- Tickets to watch GB Athletes Train Live
- A personal coaching session with GB Snowsport Head Coach
- or show your support with a GB Snowsport Team Hat
We also have a range of prize draw options where you can stand the chance to win one of our amazing prizes. Click here to find out more [LINK]
Win a week's stay at a luxury Méribel Chalet in 2022
Take your next trip to the Alps to the next level with a week's stay at a luxury private chalet at the world-renowned ski resort of Méribel, during one of the half-term weeks in 2022. Sleeping up to 16 adults (or more including children, with the chalet having access to bunk beds), you'll be staying at the heart of one of Europe's greatest ski and snowboard destinations in one of the very few ski in/ski out chalets in the resort. The prize covers 7 nights' accommodation with use of the chalet car and two garages, and a large party room overlooking Méribel.
Win a one-to-one yoga session with one of Britain's top snowsport athletes.
Prep like an Olympian with a yoga session alongside Freestyle Snowboard icon Katie Ormerod or another of our elite snowsport athletes. Get an insight into the ways British Olympic athletes are turning to yoga to help with flexibility, concentration and focus, and put those techniques into practice for your own goals.
Coaching Session with GB Snowsport's Head Coach
Hone your snow skills with a dedicated coaching session for up to two individuals with GB Snowsport's Head Coach, Pat Sharples. Tailored to your level, experience and goals, this session can be conducted at a venue of your choosing and will be delivered after the culmination of the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
Watch GB Athletes Train Live and In Person
See what it takes to make it as a world-class snowsport athlete as you're invited to watch our team train up-close and in person. Simply get yourself to a resort where the team is in-training, and we'll set you up with a personalised viewing and a chance to meet the team afterwards for a coffee and a chat about what it means to represent your country on the world's biggest stages.
GB Snowsport Hat
For a £25 pledge, we'll send you out a GB Snowsport branded hat to thank you for your support. Choose from a range of colours, styles and sizes.
Personalised GB Snowsport Athlete Video Message
Get a personalised video message from a GB Snowsport athlete of your choosing, thanking you for supporting BSSNF's efforts to create opportunities for the next generation of world-class British athletes.
Who we are...
GB Snowsport and the British Ski and Snowboard National Foundation (BSSNF) are working to open doors for a new generation of athletes to compete at the very highest levels of snowsport. By supporting more young athletes in full-time education and more disabled athletes to progress to the highest levels, we can cement the nation’s snowsport legacy and ensure tomorrow’s world class performers are given every opportunity to succeed.
The grants and bursaries provided by the British Ski and Snowsport National Foundation have supported many of Britain’s leading snowsport athletes, including Mia Brookes, Kirsty Muir and Mateo Jeannesson. By supporting our new fundraising drive for BSSNF, you will be ensuring that the nation’s brightest prospects are given every opportunity to succeed, and to help put more British athletes on podiums than ever before.
How else can you help?
Firstly, if you can share this campaign with your friends and family, as well as across your social media profiles. We need your help to reach as many people as possible.
Secondly, if you wanted to help raise funds for BSSNF - you can set up a fundraiser of your own. Don't worry, you don't need to put in your bank details or anything like that. Set-up up your project and the amount you raise will automatically be added to our goal total. Together can we make a huge difference in supporting our future stars.