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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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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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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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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