The Scots College and The Scots College Snowsports Association strongly advises that the following Basic Clothing Requirements are followed by children and adults when down at the snow for their own warmth and help protection:


  • Helmet – Compulsory for all Scots children competing and strongly encouraged for everyone, including adults involved in on and off slope snowsports activities, other than Cross Country
  • Wrist guards – Snowboarders
  • Warm woollen socks
  • Woollen or synthetic thermal  pants and tops
  • Warm underclothing
  • Woollen jumper or polar fleece
  • Woollen neck warmer or beanie (Cross Country)
  • Ski gloves or mittens
  • Change of clothing (Socks and gloves).
  • Windproof and waterproof overpants and jackets
  • Goggles or sunglasses (Cross Country)
  • Sun-cream/protection