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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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 8

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 8

This week is the final training block before for the Peak Leaders start their BASI Level 2 exams and they had a couple of special ski days to celebrate! We had a day of Giant Slalom racing on the Stade over in Savoleyres and an off -piste poweder day with Marco (PL freestyle coach & Mountain guide!) Oh, and off course, it snowed once again! […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 7

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 7

You will never guess what!? Yes – more snow! An epic season has officially turned into an unbelievable one! Everyone in resort loves it when it snows and the Peak Leaders are no different… It's dumping again in Verbier! What a season … it just keeps coming! ❄️👌⛷ #verbier #peakleaders #snowing #powder #gapcourse @elementconcept A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Jan 17, 2018 […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 6

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 6

Boom … it’s snowing again!!! This season just keeps on giving and giving! This week one group was shadowing with Les Elfes ski school again whilst the other was training with Will, working hard to improve their technical and teaching skills. It’s often difficult to stay motivated and focused when you’re working hard at something, even skiing! Not the Peak Leaders team … even after […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 5

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 5

It’s a bright new snowy year – 2018 came in with a bang! The Peak Leaders are halfway through the course now and they’re focused on making their training days count and fulfilling their New Years resolutions! We have had more big dumps of snow with some of the biggest on record in the last two decades. The weather was tough at the beginning of […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 4

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 4

It’s Christmas! Verbier has loads of decorations everywhere and a massive tree in place centrale. Town is getting very busy now and everyone is gearing up for two of the busiest weeks of the year! Even Indie, the Peak Leaders mascot, is getting in on the act. MERRY XMAS!!! #mascot #xmas #peakleaders #gapcourse #verbier @elementconcept ❄️🎄🐶 A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Dec […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 3

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 3

Exam week! For the past two weeks the Peak Leaders have been learning how to teach lessons and develop their own skiing skills. This week it was about putting their hard work into practice. Each morning the trainees meet the BASI examiners at the lifts to head up to the slopes above Verbier to show what they can do. The last two weeks have seen […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 2

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 2

Week 2 Amazingly we have had even more snow in Verbier this week! Everyone in resort is loving it right now as this season looks like it is going to be an epic one. All of the Peak Leaders have been enjoying the fantastic conditions and near perfect start to the season. They even got together to make this boomerang video to celebrate all the […]

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VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 1

VERBIER 2017/18 – WEEK 1

Week 1 What a start to the season! Record amounts of snow in Verbier and freezing temperatures so early should ensure much of the resort has an excellent base all season. Peak Leaders 2017/8 is off to a flyer even before it has begun. The conditions for skiing and learning should be amazing. The trainees all arrived on the weekend and soon went on an […]

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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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