­

About Marita van Oldenborgh

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Marita van Oldenborgh has created 17 blog entries.

Down to earth – with Caroline George in Iceland

Caroline George is a pro athlete in the POW Riders Alliance, mountain guide, yoga instructor and mom, and recently took part in the Down to Earth expedition, together with fellow POW athlete Lexi Dupont. Here she talks about her experience on the first leg of their voyage, in Iceland. Texte : Caroline George / Photos [...]

By |August 8th, 2017|News, Riders Alliance|0 Comments

POWer to the athletes – the first POW France Riders Summit

A big part of what Protect Our Winters does is to provide athletes with the climate knowledge and tools to be effective climate leaders and it was exactly to that end that POW France held its first ever Riders Summit in the Chamonix valley in early December. Almost all of the current Riders Alliance in France, plus [...]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Events, News|0 Comments

Want to make a difference for the climate but don’t know how?

We have you covered. Searching on the internet can pull up so many unverified lists of things you can do, it's enough to make your head spin and, most likely, waste your time figuring out what makes sense. So we asked some of the smartest people we know in the climate and sustainability communities for [...]

By |February 22nd, 2016|Take Action|0 Comments

#UniteforPOW in Paris

From November 30 – December 11, world leaders are meeting in Paris at the COP21 UN Climate Change Conference to decide the future of a warming planet and how, as a global community, we’re going to address climate change. To us, this is the tipping point: will we continue business as usual and ignore this threat, [...]

By |December 7th, 2015|News|0 Comments

POW France at the High Five Festival

Early October, POW France set out its stall at the High Five Festival in Annecy, the pre-season film festival and gathering of the freestyle and freeride community in France. We came to meet you all and listen to your ideas and suggestions for how you would like POW to act in France, and the response was [...]

By |October 18th, 2015|Events, Videos|0 Comments

Can’t wait for winter ? Come to the High Five

Fuel the stoke at the High Five Festival in Annecy 2-4 October, for a blizzard of ski movies, mountains of the latest gear, a chance to mix it with the pros… and meet POW. Yes, we’re delighted to reveal POW is gearing up here in France and we’ll be at the Festival all weekend, so [...]

By |September 21st, 2015|Events|0 Comments

It’s in our DNA…

New to Protect Our Winters? Here's a short video that gives you an idea of who we are and what we are about. Want to do more in France and in Europe to act on climate? Please come and see us at our stand at the High Five Festival in Annecy, 2-4 October - we'd love to hear your [...]

By |September 17th, 2015|News, Videos|0 Comments

Welcome to POW France

Welcome to Protect Our Winters France and our new website. Please do take a look around, and then get in touch and tell us what you think - we'd love to hear from you. You can reach us at *protected email* or via our Facebook page. POW France is part of an international Protect Our Winters network that [...]

By |September 16th, 2015|News|0 Comments