THIS COULD BE THE PERFECT YEAR FOR A GAP COURSE

THIS COULD BE THE PERFECT YEAR FOR A GAP COURSE

  IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD, COULD NOW REALLY BE THE RIGHT TIME TO GO SKIING? It seems strange but it could be true. Despite the alarming and unprecedented impact of Covid-19, we think this winter could be an amazing season if you want to get away from everything and take a Gap course. If that seems a little unexpected, here’s why we think that doing […]

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SAAS FEE – OUR FAVOURITE (SECRET) RESORT

SAAS FEE – OUR FAVOURITE (SECRET) RESORT

Saas Fee is one of those resorts that seems to be under the radar of most skiers – and we are very happy about keeping this amazing Swiss secret… In fact we think Saas Fee is the best place in Europe to qualify before the season kicks off. And that’s why we run our Peak Leaders ski instructor training course in Saas Fee every autumn. […]

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SAAS FEE 2019 – WEEKS 8 & 9: THE BASI LEVEL 2

SAAS FEE 2019 – WEEKS 8 & 9: THE BASI LEVEL 2

Whether it is weekly fitness and strength sessions, Freestyle skiing, race days or video analysis the trainees have left no stone unturned! So congratulations to all the Peak Leaders for working so hard over the 9 weeks and all of the coaches wish them well on their next adventures. A lot of people are going to some amazing locations all over the world – Japan, […]

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SAAS FEE 2019 – WEEKS 5, 6 & 7

SAAS FEE 2019 – WEEKS 5, 6 & 7

The Peak Leaders have now completed the level 1 exam and following a few more weeks of training, they are now ready to take on the BASI level 2 ski instructor qualification. Here’s what they have been up to over the past few weeks! After some well earned celebrations over the weekend, the trainees initially moved into a week of shadowing, freestyle and avalanche awareness […]

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SAAS FEE 2019 – WEEK 4: THE BASI LEVEL 1

SAAS FEE 2019 – WEEK 4: THE BASI LEVEL 1

After three solid weeks of training in perfect weather and fantastic snow, our trainees headed into week four of the course ready to take on the BASI Level 1 ski instructor assessment! But before they got stuck into the BASI Level 1, the trainees took the weekend to let their hair down in Saas Fee, starting with some Friday night drinks at Nesti’s ski bar. […]

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