Blog by Paul Goodwin

Work Parties

By Paul Goodwin

Work Parties
The Lake District Ski Club is run entirely by volunteers who keep all of the facilities running during the season. During the Summer months we need some extra help to do essential maintenance.


Our work parties are usually held here on Raise on the first Saturday or Sunday of the month, depending on t...

19.04.14 07:19 AM - Comment(s)

Emergency Work Meet - Saturday 29th March

By Paul Goodwin

Emergency Work Meet - Saturday 29th March

We've had a mechanical and the cable is off the bull wheel at the top of the tow. Until we get this fixed nothing's happening. We will need to tie the cable off at pylon 5, drop the bullwheel forward and get the cable back on before re-tensioning. It's a few hours work and we're going to need plenty...

27.03.14 09:45 AM - Comment(s)

Sunday 9th February 2013

By Paul Goodwin

Sunday 9th February 2013

With very high winds forecast for Sunday, it was surprising to see such a good turnout of members in the car park. We all trudged up through the rain, which turned to sleet by the time we got to the top of the zig zags and met the full force of the forecast winds.


Those of use carrying snowboards wer...

11.02.14 01:30 PM - Comment(s)

BERNIE WARRINER THE RAISE LEGEND

By Paul Goodwin

Picture of Bernie Warriner

Bernie's funeral took place Monday 3rd February 2014.

This was very well attended by family and friends he will be sadly missed by us all.

19.01.14 01:27 PM - Comment(s)

Elf and Safety

By Paul Goodwin

Ski Club members on Raise

The Raise Team is conducting a health and safety audit to ensure we meet with best practice. Ably assisted by club safety officer Davie Sanderson (who is a H&S specialist inreal life) they will be checking fixt...

07.01.14 08:26 PM - Comment(s)