WHAT’S A COURSE LIKE? HERE’S A VIDEO TO GIVE YOU AN IDEA…

WHAT’S A COURSE LIKE? HERE’S A VIDEO TO GIVE YOU AN IDEA…

We know that before you choose a course you want to see what it’s like – that’s why we have made sure we have loads of blogs up that give you the inside track on what happens on our courses. But from time to time we like to put it all in a video – so just press play, sit back and enjoy… Peak Leaders […]

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WHY TRAIN IN VERBIER?

WHY TRAIN IN VERBIER?

Why is Verbier such an awesome training resort? Sat high up in the Valais region of Swizterland, Verbier is one of the world’s most iconic ski resorts. Regularly named in the top 10 resorts in the world, with 400km of marked piste and stacks of off-piste. Playing host to the biggest free-ride ski and snowboard event in the world, a favourite with none of other […]

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SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 4

SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 4

We now officially have a team of ski instructors after the successful completion of BASI level 1. It was an action packed week, with BASI trainers Giles and Pete, full of skiing, teaching and learning…and much to the groups surprise lots of fun! The weather gods had their sun hats on this week providing excellent conditions on the glacier. The exam is about learning and […]

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SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 3

SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 3

Another week flew by in Saas-Fee, but now the trainees are all prepped and raring to go for the BASI level 1 instructor exam! Respect for the incredible mountains! #protectourwinters #saasfee #peakleaders #gapcourse #startyourjourney @saasfee @elementconcept A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Oct 4, 2017 at 1:08am PDT The focus for the week’s training was a mixture of teaching and technical development so […]

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SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 2

SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 2

Monday was an awesome day for training up on the glacier – blue skies and epic hero snow. The perfect conditions for another week of training before their BASI Level 1 which is coming up fast. Another game of Football at the start of the week was going well until Jake, our coach, tried to sprint after one too many a ball and managed to […]

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SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 1

SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 1

Week1 And we’re back! Peak Leaders 2017 in Saas Fee is now one week old! The Peak Leaders arrived the weekend before the course to settle in and acclimatise to Saas Fee. Training started on Monday morning with experienced coaches Emma and Jake and the group headed up to the Glacier to start their BASI adventure! Conditions on the first day were awesome, some fresh […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 8

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 8

That’s it, that’s all!…..or is it? We’ve just completed week 8 of Peak Leaders’ 9-week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina. It saw the of the BASI exams, the last full group asado, and the departure of some of the group who return to the Northern Hemisphere as BASI qualified ski instructors! 🇦🇷 Massive congratulations to all our trainees, no wait… INSTRUCTORS 🙆 for completing […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 7

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 7

How on earth is it week 7 already!? We’re currently relaxing in the spring sunshine reflecting on the past week, looking across the beautiful Lago Gutierrez from our lakeside apartments at Refugio del Lago. Week 7 has been the textbook start to the BASI Alpine Level 2 exams which run for two weeks in total. 🇦🇷 Nice day in the classroom today👌 #peakleaders @basi_inst 📷 […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 6

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 6

Now that we’ve just completed Week 6 of Peak Leaders’ unique 9-week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina, the storms have finally subsided and the fresh snow has settled under beautiful South American blue skies. As a quick reminder of the previous week’s successes – all of our trainees passed the BASI Alpine Level 1 exams to become qualified ski instructors! 🇦🇷 Peakleaders team 2017 […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 5

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 5

Week 5 on our 9 week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina has been dominated by continued heavy snowfall, the BASI Alpine Level 1 assessment and tango lessons to celebrate! 🇦🇷 good luck to our trainees for BASI level 1 #youllsmashit 💪 #peakleaders 📷 @_charlotteworkman_ A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Aug 23, 2017 at 4:12am PDT This week we welcomed the arrival […]

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