8 Week Performance Ski Course


8 weeks Meribel Catered

Download Info Pack
  • 03 Feb - 30 Mar 2019
Info Pack
£ Sold Out!
£ Sold Out!
Contact Book Now!
Book now with £95 Deposit

Overview

Take your skiing to the next level in the 3 Valleys! 

If becoming a qualified ski instructor is not your goal, our Meribel performance course could be what you are looking for. Away from the hoops and hurdles of instructor qualifications, Basecamp performance courses are all about pushing you and your ability to its maximum whilst letting you dictate the direction that you would like to take your skiing.

What to Expect

COURSE FEATURES

  • Piste Performance Coaching
  • Backcountry Tours and Off Piste Guiding
  • Centrally Located Chalet Accommodation
  • Breakfast each day, afternoon tea and Dinner 6 nights a week
  • Incredible Après Ski and Nightlife
  • Social Events Throughout the Season

ON THE SLOPES

  • 20 Hours Coaching a Week
  • 6:1 student to instructor ratio
  • Piste Performance Coaching
  • Off-Piste Coaching
  • All Mountain Skiing

GETTING INTO RESORT

Riders will be picked up and dropped off from/to Geneva Airport on the start and finish dates of the course.

 

Please note that the 20 hours of tuition a week is based on a 6:1 student to instructor ratio. If there is a group of 4 or less, the hours of tuition will drop to 16 hours a week to reflect the increased focus of the instructor on the students. 

8
weeks

TimeLine

Here you'll find a day by day breakdown of your course.

  • Introduction 1 Week

    Introduction, orientation and mountain awareness

  • Ski Development 1 Week

    Basic skills and techniques, Short radius, bumps and off-piste terrain

  • All Mountain Development 1 Week

    Carving, racing and downhill development

  • Free Ski 1 Week

    Freeski and Backcountry - short radius & powder 8's

  • Backcountry 2 Weeks

    Riding steep and deep

  • Performance 1 Week

    Fine tuning skills and technique, technical focus on high end ridings, and concentration on personal development

  • Step Up Week 1 Week

    An additional week with everyone together from all the different courses. Choose from a week of Freestyle Lessons, An Intro to Touring or chill with your new friends for a last week of freeskiing!

FAQs

Got a question about this course? Here's the best place to start. If you don't find your answer here, you can request a callback or get in touch using our contact page.

Anyone who wants to push their skiing up to the next level but does not want qualifications. It also is well suited to any seasonaire who wants a ski development programme to accompany their job.

On this course your skiing will not be assessed at any stage, but being able to ski red runs comfortably is a good starting point. If you would like to head out to the resort beforehand in order to have a week or two's skiing and dust off the cobwebs please speak to your course advisor, as this is something we can arrange.

Yes, the course consists of 4 coaching afternoons a week, and instruction on what you need to focus on in your own time. This not only brings the cost down, but also means that the course is suitable for those working out in resort

There will normally be between 60-70 people in resort. Each training group has a maximum of six people to one Instructor, ensuring you get the best possible coaching.

Having completed this course you can expect your skiing to be at a very high level, so you'll be well placed to go on and take your instructor qualifications at a later date, and in time for your next season. The Ticket to Ride team will be able to point you in the right direction with this.

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information, check www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.

Tailor make

your trip

Your Details
Trip information
Flexible
Further information
*Required fields

Protected by

Top