10 Must Have Apps For Skiing

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You don‘t need lots of expensive tech to hit the slopes. You‘ve already got the key to ultimate, specialist tech in the palm of your hand! …

You don‘t need lots of expensive tech to hit the slopes. You‘ve already got the key to ultimate, specialist tech in the palm of your hand!

With just a few touches, your smartphone can be transformed into the perfect slope gadget.

We‘re here to show you the 10 top ways to upgrade your skiing experience, for a fraction on the cost.

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  • 1. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing
  • 2. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing You don‘t need lots of expensive tech to hit the slopes You‘ve already got the key to ultimate, specialist tech in the palm of your hand! With just a few touches, your smartphone can be transformed into the perfect slope gadget. We‘re here to show you the 10 top ways to upgrade your skiing experience, for a fraction on the cost. 2
  • 3. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing 3
  • 4. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 1. Action Shot Action Shot allows you to capture all of the best moments, without forking out for an expensive camera. Available for iPhone, it allows you to take multiple photographs per burst and put the whole sequence together, so you really can capture the action. Cost: Free, but in-app add-ons like HD and ‘Edit Later’ are 69p each. Compatible with: Apple devices. Definitely one app to you’ll want to snap up! 4
  • 5. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 2. Ski Phone If you’re sick of having to take your gloves off to use your phone then this hands-free app is for you. Simply shake your device to answer calls or take pictures – perfect for staying connected when you are on the slopes. Cost: Free Compatible with: Available on Google Play. Requires Android 2.2 and up. 5
  • 6. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 3. Find My Friends Once everyone has downloaded and connected this app, you can tell precisely where everyone is, be it in the middle of a run, or enjoying a breather and a cup of coffee. Cost: Free Compatible with: Apple devices. 6
  • 7. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 4. Ski & Snow Ski & Snow report is one of the most popular skiing apps around and it is easy to see why. With accurate records of snow conditions at more than 2,000 global ski locations, the chances are there will be instant information on where you are headed. Cost: Free Compatible with: Apple and Android devices. 7
  • 8. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 5. AlpineReplay Ski & Snowboard AlpineReplay allows you to track your day on the mountains. Cost: Free The app measures your speed, distance, the number of calories you burn and more. Compatible with: Apple and Android devices. Even better, you can log in to the website from the snug of your cabin to see a history of your records, meaning you can monitor your progress over a holiday or season if you want to compare with your mates. 8
  • 9. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 6. Ski School This app provides video lessons to help all abilities improve technique. Access a library of tips at the touch of a button – perfect when riding the chairlift! Cost: Basic level free Compatible with: Apple devices. Videos also available on Windows Phone 7 & Noki Ovi Store. 9
  • 10. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 7. Avalanche Forecasts While you are on a skiing holiday to have a good time, safety is obviously paramount. This is especially true if you’re skiing offpiste. Cost: Free Compatible with: Apple and Android devices. This app is one of the easiest ways to check avalanche risk levels at a glance. Any content that you view is stored for offline use, which can come in handy if you lose signal at any time. 10
  • 11. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 8. Tripster Ski Think of Tripster Ski as your coupon card for skiing. This handy little app gives you access to a range of deals in over 20 of the top French ski resorts. Expect exclusive discounts on lessons and gear rental, as well as deals in bars and clubs and restaurants. Cost: Free Compatible with: Apple and Android devices. 11
  • 12. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 9. SkiPad Ski pad lets you quickly search chalets, catered chalets and apartments throughout Europe and the world. Perfect if you’re an impulsive of travelling skiier – or just want an easy way to book your trip! Cost: Free Compatible with: Apple devices. 12
  • 13. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing App 10. RealSki Cost: Free Compatible with: Apple devices. RealSki give you access to a range of information around that you may not be able to see with the naked eye. Simply point your phone at the area around you as if using the camera, and this augmented reality app will display information such as named runs, chairlift locations and facilities in the area. 13
  • 14. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing Of course there are many other apps to choose from So check the apps you want are compatible with your handset, be aware of your provider’s data roaming charges, and you’ll be ready to hit the snow anywhere in the world! App prices correct as of 2013. 14
  • 15. 10 Must-Have Apps For Skiing For information regarding individual or family winter sports cover Please contact us on + 44 (0) 1403 788 510 Or visit: www.erv.co.uk @ervtravelins 15