Home of “The Rocket”!
Dave “The Rocket” Ryding started his skiing journey on the plastic matting of Pendle ski club and has progressed to the very top of the sport with his recent World Cup victory at the legendary Kitzbuhel piste in Austria. Dave’s impact on the club is huge, inspiring the next generation of budding racers to follow in his footsteps, proving that hard work and dedication can get you anywhere and that honing your skiing technique on our humble slope can lead on to competing with the world’s best that were born in the mountains. This short video looks back at Dave’s development as he builds up to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.
Expect a warm welcome
Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Heart of the Ribble Valley, we have something to offer skiers of all abilities from families just getting started right though to our race squad who include former members such as Dave Ryding, winter Olympian and currently competing with great success on the World Cup Slalom series.
Ski Club –
a slope to be proud of…
The Ski Club is always open to new members. We offer lessons for beginners right through to experienced skiers and racers. Ski lessons are very popular at Pendle. Our instructors take pride in providing lessons that are suitable for all ages and abilities. Visitors with disabilities are also welcome and we offer numerous group sessions to local disabled organisations.
Skiing is a family activity and for kids the thrill of the slopes can’t be beaten. We encourage new skiers of all ages but for the youngest members we take pride in developing them into confident and proficient members.
Pendle is a slope built on sound investment. Member owned, and run completely by volunteers, every penny earned is re-
Open Day 2022
Ever wanted to try skiing!! For the start of the season will have our open day on Sunday 2nd October. At Pendle Ski Club from 10 am to 4pm you can have a 30 min fully instructed free trial session. Are you planning a long awaited skiing hliday and need to...
Rob Holmes selected for World Championships
Rob Holmes selected for World Championships Pendle skier, Robert Holmes continues his progress by being selected to represent Great Britain at the World Junior Ski Championships in Panorama, Canada on 9th March. Rob will be competing in Giant Slalom, Slalom, Super G...
Pendle in the news again…
Pendle in the news again... In preparation for Dave Ryding competing at the Winter Olympics, Reuters' Simon Evans recently visited the ski club to discover where Dave's journey to competing at the top of World skiing began. Read the full article here