VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 5

VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 5

Happy New Year! All the Peak Leaders celebrated this one in style! Led by the girls of course, they certainly know how to start a party! A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Jan 1, 2019 at 1:40am PST Verbier is an awesome place to be on New Year’s Eve as the sky is lit up all over town by amazing firework displays. Thousands […]

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VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 4

VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 4

Merry Christmas everyone! To celebrate the festive season the Peak Leaders took a break from training for a couple of days to enjoy the holidays. Verbier is always amazing around this time of year, especially when the resort is covered in snow, has a massive tree in Place Central and ther are loads of decorations everywhere! Even Peak Leaders coaches Will and Jake got in […]

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VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 3

VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 3

Week 3 is exam week! The Peak Leaders have been training for 2 weeks and now it’s time for them to put all their hard work into practice. The trainees have been working each day to improve both their own skiing and teaching. This dedicated bunch even found time on the weekend to go out and practice delivering teaching sessions! View this post on Instagram […]

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VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 2

VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 2

It’s week 2 on the Verbier course and it has been snowing!! Winter is well and truly here, with around 40cm of new snow falling in town and even more in the ski area. As you can see here, Verbier looks pretty awesome in winter! That day the team were able to ski over in the Savoleyres ski area for the first time this season… […]

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VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 1

VERBIER 2018 2019 – WEEK 1

Winter is here and we have another team of excited trainees starting their journey towards qualifying as ski instructors! We have been very lucky to enjoy awesome conditions for the first week of training here in Verbier. We already have a lot of pistes open and we have perfect, super grippy winter snow, giving us the best conditions to train towards the level 1 BASI […]

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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… View this post on Instagram 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 […]

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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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