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Common Ski Habits

5 Common Ski Habits You Need to Break ASAP

You know how to ski. You can get down a variety of pistes in one piece.  However, you may have picked up bad habits along the way. Be it from someone who's given you advice, or just straight-up bad habits that you've built over time without…
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NEW for 2018.19 - Revamped Adult Ski Groups

A client once told me when skiing he switches off totally because he has to focus on the job at hand whereas on the beach with a book, his mind inevitably wanders back to the office. The relaxation that you glean from physical effort and focussing…
choose the right ski lesson

How to Choose the Right Ski Lesson for You

One of the most important steps in booking your ski lessons is knowing how to choose the right ski lesson for you. You want to ensure that you're getting as much out of your ski lesson as possible, and that it's suited to your needs and wants. If…
Why Your Ski Holiday Never Goes To Plan

Why Your Ski Holiday Never Goes to Plan

The perfect ski holiday. Everyone dreams about the snow capped mountains, mulled wine by the open fire and sunny lunches on the mountain. Yet somehow something always seems to go wrong. You end up with more faff than relax on your ski holiday.…
become a better skier

5 Videos to Help You Become a Better Skier

Where would we be without the internet? You can find an answer for everything, a solution for every problem, and lots of tips and tricks along the way. They may not always be credible, but these ski videos are. If you're looking to perfect…
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Our Instagram Was Taken Over... And it was awesome

Last week we surrendered the reins to our Instagram account and handed them over to Courchevel 1650 instructor Gareth Shelbourne. We let him totally takeover our account for the week to show a behind the scenes look at what the life of a ski…
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New for 2016/17: Ski with us in St Anton!

We're super excited to be opening our St Anton Ski School this winter. St Anton is our first resort in Austria and our 16th ski resort in the Alps. We've come a long way from our first school in Courchevel 1650 just 18 years ago. And you…
adult ski lessons

Only beginners need lessons...right?

"I've been skiing for a few years, I don't need a lesson." "I already can go down blues and reds, I don't need a lesson." Sound familiar? Maybe you've been skiing for a while now, you're far past the snow plough phase and haven't taken a…

New Generation Ski School kicks off the winter

Each year on the first weekend of December, we all meet up in Courchevel, France. It's a chance for everyone from our 10 resorts in France and Switzerland to have a catch up, ski together, and a bit of an update on what's new for the…

Ski hard, but ski safe

Last season more of you than ever skied or boarded off piste with us; in search of fresh lines and the skills to ski or ride them with style. We ran 64 off piste courses and guided adventures, taking 229 of you into the deep stuff, without even…