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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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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