Playing Beerpong with Meijer & Co

Last month the party committee organized a beer pong competition. After this was announced I immediately decided to join and not just me because 11 teams joined the competition. The teams consisted of old and new members mixed which I really liked. Being a new member it is nice to get the chance to meet […]

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The first longboard session of the year: a memorable day

Wednesday, October 18, something happened that nobody could have dreamed of: Ivar organized a longboard session together with his Street committee members(David and Rutger). We gathered at Strijp-S around 19:00-19:30 and when as last Avalanche’s newly created Food Club, represented by Martin and me(Nina) arrived at Strijp-S, the whole group longboarded/skated/cycled to the Noord-Brabantlaan. As […]

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Avalanche Intro camp 2017!

Hey all, Are you interested in joining Avalanche or are you already a member and do you want to join us at intro camp? We promise this camp will be AWESOME! We are going to skate, snowboard, BBQ, longboard, swim, trampoline jump and party hard! Seriously… You don’t want to miss it. What are you […]

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Snowboarding in Skidome Rucphen

I was so excited to go snowboarding in Rucphen for the first time, and all in all it was totally beyond my expectation. I am honestly pretty new in Avalanche but it felt so good to join the committee. I am one of the few international students, but they are so hospitable and passionate all […]

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“Echt chill”

Being a foreigner I didn’t really understand the word “chill” but I heard it a lot during my week in Risoul and now I can say that this trip was SUPER CHILL. I’m also pretty new to Avalanche and snowboarding in general, but from the moment I got onto the bus none of that mattered […]

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(Snow)boarding: a way of life?

Last January we, a group of 3 anthropology students from Leiden, did a three week research for a course. The subject of our research consisted of the social behaviour of snowboarders. We ended up contacting Avalanche if we could do a part of our research in Eindhoven whilst joining in their activities. Eventually, we ended […]

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All boardsports together in one crazy weekend

Every year Avalanche Boarders organizes an awesome introduction weekend. Naturally, they succeeded this year as well. Intro camp is a perfect way for new members or people who are interested in joining our association to get to know the other members and each other. During the weekend you can try out the different board sports, […]

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One team, one mission: Avalanche Boarders at Van Lint Sportsweek

This year Avalanche Boarders joined the Van Lint Sportsweek again with all fanaticism. This week is organized by the SSC the week before the Christmas break. During this week , various associations/groups play matches against each other. Avalanche Boarders joined water polo, basketball, tchoukball, bouldering, knotsball and twister XL. At first there weren’t that much […]

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