194: Heliskiing in Chile & Innsbruck in Austria

Discovering Innsbruck in the Tirol, Austria, plus is heliskiing in Chile the ultimate bucket list trip? 

Host Iain Martin was joined by Elena Protopopow (Tirol Tourist Board) and Lucy Aspden-Kean (Ski editor, The Telegraph) for this episode.

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We covered skiing in the Lake District in Episode 73 (3:00)

Lucy in the Lakes

Tim (Inspired Italy) reports from the Dolomites, Italy (5:30)
Andy Butterworth (Kaluma Ski) reports from St Anton, Austria (7:00)
Alex Armand (Tip Top Ski Coaching) reports from Cervinia, Italy (9:45)
You’d need a Ski IQ of 153 to top the Carv Leaderboard in Italy this week
Iain spoke to Charlotte Bankes about her World Championships win with Huw Nightingale in Episode 188 (11:45)
Kirsty Muir was 2nd in the Big Air in Beijing
Listen to Iain’s interview with Kirsty in Episode 174
Iain interviewed XC skiers Andrew Musgrave & Andrew Young in December 2021 (12:25)             
Vail Resorts are buying Crans Montana (13:00)
Lucy travelled to Chile with Eleven Experience (16:00)

Inside the helicopter

Heliskiing is not like this (from Ski Sunday) (29:30)

Take a look at the beautiful Zaha Hadid station designs in Innsbruck (32:00)

The Bergisil Ski Jump hosts the ‘Four Hills Ski Jumping’ competition in January (34:00)
Ski above Innsbruck at Nordkette, or nearby at Kuhtai, Stubai or Seefeld (36:00)
Listen to Hannah talking about the NightJet train via Amsterdam in Episode 176 (39:00)
The Ski Plus City Pass covers all 13 resorts around Innsbruck plus local attractions (42:00)


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