Ski Club of Great Britain launches new student brand with a chance to win a ski holiday to Rise festival

A new student snow sports brand Line-S has been officially launched today with the chance for two lucky people to win a ski trip to Rise Festival, a week of music and snow in the incredible French resort of Les Deux Alpes.

The new student focused snow sports website delivered by the Ski Club of Great Britain will provide access to content, athlete interviews and lifestyle videos. For any university student who books through Wasteland Ski, a leading student ski operator, will be able to also access competitions, flash sales and discounts from leading ski and snowboard brands.

The competition which celebrates the official launch of, is open to all students. To enter the competition* all you need to do is submit a 500 word “How to guide” for those interested in snow sports before 31st October 2015. The favourite five submissions will become finalists, and will be published on the Line-S website and be subject to public vote.

The lucky two winners will be whisked away to the Rise Festival to join the media team as exclusive Line-S Bloggers and will cover the event in real time on social media. They will also blog about their experiences which will be featured on the new Line-S website.

The Big Prize

The prize includes:

  • · Rise Festival Wristband
  • · Return coach trip from London to Les Deux Alpes
  • · Six day lift pass
  • · Basic ski or snowboard hire
  • · Self-catered accommodation
  • · A retro ski suit and t-shirt of your choice from Retro Mountain
  • · One pair of Bolle Goggles and sunglasses

For all the information and to enter competition visit

*Terms and conditions apply

What is Line S?


Line-S is the new student snow sports website delivered by the Ski Club of Great Britain. It has been developed with the goal of encouraging more young people into snow sports and is being launched in partnership with student ski tour operator Wasteland Ski. For the 2015-2016 winter season, all students booking on a Wasteland Ski holiday will gain membership to Line-S automatically, and will receive exclusive access to competitions, flash sales and discounts from leading ski and snowboard brands. The content and interviews on Line-S are primarily written by student contributors or submitted by University snow sports committees, and the site endeavours to help promote and support events hosted by student snow sport clubs across the UK.

Wasteland Ski

Wasteland is the Number One choice for snowsports trips and tailor made Alpine event organisation as well as small private ski and snowboarding trips. Wasteland is a highly dependable, professional, hugely friendly and focused company completely dedicated to delivering fantastic value, bespoke holidays.

Our brand has been in the travel sector for over 20 years and were the first tour operator to offer what is now the industry standard in student trips. We then took the experience and expertise gathered over the years and applied them to corporate events, trips and private holidays for the public. We cater for all types of clients and always focus on maximising their value for money. At Wasteland it’s all about making the mountains accessible to the masses.

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