News and Articles

Niseko Black are recruiting for 2019/20 Season

Do YOU want to work and play in the snowiest place on earth? Niseko Black is now recruiting for next season. We are keen to hear from qualified, experienced instructors looking for stable and rewarding work. As the face of the company, all instructors are expected to...

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Election Time

We are taking nominations for President and Vice President. If this is something interests you, please click here to get underway with the process. Here is also a link to the board handbook to help describe the roles better. Nominations close on the 14th May....

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Rip Curl Gear – Brand New – Great prices

We have a stash of Brand New Rip Curl jackets and pants available for sale at amazing prices. Awesome chance to grab yourself a great deal. Available to all current associate and full members. If you need to renew to do this, use this link here 3 items available –...

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25yrs of Shred with SBINZ

WOAH… SBINZ is a quarter of a century this year. And we’re celebrating with an old school style, participation-focused, Boarder Cross event at Cardrona Alpine Resort (where it all began).

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FREE SBINZ Interski Development Days

The Technical Team are excited to announce that the we will be bringing an on-snow day to the membership at a resort near you. We just ran the first of these free days at Turoa, delivered by Josh Taylor, with great success. Here are a few more dates for you... Keith...

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Instructor of the Year awards

We are on the hunt for Instructor of the Year 2018!! If you know of someone doing an outstanding job, we want to hear from you!!! Reasons to nominate can include – exceptional achievements, outstanding performance, an on-going and incredible rapport with clients that...

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APSI Snowboard Examiner Exchange

Tony Macri popped across the ditch to Australia last week to join the APSI crew at their Trainer’s Training. See what he’s got to say about it!

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NZSIA Job Vacancy for Two Social Media Managers

NZSIA are currently recruiting two Social Media Managers from within our pool of certified Trainers - one ski and one snowboard - as part of a new Communications Plan that is being rolled out in winter 2018. Applicants must be qualified at Trainer's Cert level, have...

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The new Coaching Pathway

In June 2017, a bunch of NZSIA and SBINZ Trainers joined a group of local coaches for a series of impromptu sessions at the Snow Sports NZ office in Wanaka. Held over three weeks, these sessions were delivered by experience national coaches like Tom Wilmot and Sean...

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