SAAS FEE – WEEK 1

SAAS FEE – WEEK 1

Our awesome autumn Saas Fee ski instructor course has kicked off high up on the glacier in the Swiss Alps. This is an epic time of year to be skiing, training and learning how to become a brilliant skier and teacher. It is the perfect course to do, as everyone gains their qualification before the winter even starts. View this post on Instagram A post […]

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BARILOCHE – WEEK 7 & 8

BARILOCHE – WEEK 7 & 8

It’s go time – BASI level 2 has arrived! For the previous 6 weeks the Peak Leaders have been working hard on their skiing skills and now it’s time to put all that effort into practice. The level 2 exam comprises of high performance piste skiing, learning how to teach high quality lessons and also skiing bumps and variable snow. So if there is powder […]

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BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 6

BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 6

Another awesome week down in Bariloche for the Peak Leaders team here in Argentina. The Peak Leaders course in Argentina is unique in many ways but one of the reasons is it has a training week with BASI trainers between the Level 1 and 2 exams. The two trainers, Jas and Tom, who already know everyone in the groups, can use the week to train […]

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BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 5

BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 5

THE BASI LEVEL 1 HAS KICKED OFF… Finally, the time has come and it’s time for BASI Level 1! For the past four weeks the Peak Leaders have been training hard and now it is time for the trainees to put their skills to the test! Jas Bruce and Tom Waddington are the two expert BASI trainers who are training and assessing the groups over […]

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BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 4

BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 4

The Peak Leaders are back on the slopes training hard as the exams are just around the corner! We are so lucky to hit the pistes early in the mornings as they are always in perfect condition to nail some long turns and rip down the perfectly groomed corduroy slopes. A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Aug 15, 2018 at 12:14pm PDT The […]

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BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 3

BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 3

It’s already week 3 of the Peak Leaders ski instructor course in Argentina! The trainees have produced great improvements in the trainee’s skiing abilities and given them a chance to experience real lessons first hand. Plus the icing on the cake is that the slopes up top are once again in ideal condition for honing short and long turns. Check out this amazing photo of […]

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BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 2

BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 2

Week 2 in Bariloche – Hero Snow, Tango lessons and some more celebrations! The Peak Leaders team in Bariloche have settled into the Argentinian way and are loving the culture over here. They have another action-packed week of training, some free skiing and then some après ski activities with more Spanish lessons, fitness training, and even Tango lessons this week. Plus we have had extra […]

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WHY CHOOSE SAAS FEE?

WHY CHOOSE SAAS FEE?

Why is Saas Fee the best place in Europe to qualify in the Autumn? Naturally, we think Saas Fee is amazing, so we think it’s the best place to go to ski pre-season. But there are plenty of reasons that back us up, so we’ve put together a blog to give you a few insights on what makes a course in Saas Fee amazing. Of […]

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BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 1

BARILOCHE 2018 – WEEK 1

Peak Leaders are back with one of the world’s most unique ski instructor courses down in Bariloche, Argentina! This course is so much more than just a ski instructor programme, it is an amazing cultural experience and adventure too … the incredible skiing terrain in the mountains of Cerro Catedral, the famous nightlife in the lakeside town of Bariloche, learn Spanish to interact and make […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 9 & 10

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 9 & 10

After eight weeks of training in snowy Verbier, the BASI Level 2 exam is finally here! All the trainees have worked hard to improve their skiing and teaching over the past 2 months and the time has come to put it all into practice. The training has been intense, varied and even tough but always loads of fun. That’s thanks to the Peak Leaders coaches, […]

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