By Powder Matt
Fernie Alpine Resort wins the best ski resort in North America from World Snow Awards beating out other destination ski resorts like Whistler, Banff, Vail, Mammoth, Squaw Valley, Aspen, Telluride and many others.
This award is absolutely huge! Why? check out the incredible list of judges- there has not been a more respected, industry leading panel of ski journalist, industry executives, ski professionals, media and tour operator’s ever assembled. These judges know there stuff and have all skied all over North America. So a big ‘Shout out of Thanks’ goes to each below….thank you, thank you!
Henry Druce – Editor, Daily Mail Ski and Snowboard magazine
Cat Weakley – Deputy Editor, Daily Mail Ski and Snowboard magazine
Abigail Challenor – Digital Editor, www.SkiandSnowboard.co.uk
Dave Watts – Editor, Where to Ski & Snowboard and Executive editor, Daily Mail Ski and Snowboard magazine
Tim Holmes – Director of Snowsports, VOS Media
Martin Bell – Former Olympic Ski racer
Graham Bell – Former Olympic ski racer and Ski Sunday presenter
Sally Bartlett – MD, Ski Bartlett
Nick Morgan – MD, Le Ski
Warren Smith – Director, Warren Smith Ski Academy
Ed Leigh – Ski Sunday presenter and snowboarder
Damon Street – Former SIGB president and distributor of K2, Line and Volkl skis
Stu Brass – Director, Soulsports
Lynsey Devon – PR, Heaven Publicity
Caroline Stuart-Taylor – Former president of the Ski Club of Great Britain
Matthew Prior – MD, TUI
Hugh Walton – Executive Director, Inghams
James Cove – Editor, Planet Ski
We could not have won this award without the support of our guests, team, tour operators, ski media and community! thank you so much!