How does your skiing ability fit into our levels?
Whatever level you are please be aware that we "harmonise" all our group lessons, both adult and children, on the Sunday and Monday to make sure that everyone is in the most appropriate group for their ability.
For snowboarding levels please click here.
|Levels||Description of existing Ability at beginning of week||Previous experience||Kids medals at end of week|
|0||First time on skis||none or a few hours||Little Mousy / Snowman|
|1||Basic snowplough turns on easy greens||1 week||Mousy / Green Mouse|
|2||Competent on green runs and some easy blues||2 weeks||Super Mousy/ Bronze Mouse|
OLDER ONES (6 year olds +) and ADULTS
|Levels||Ability at beginning of week||Previous experience||Kids medals at end of week|
|0||First time on skis or limited dry slope experience||None or a few hours||White Rider / Crystal|
|1||Basic snowplough turns on green slopes||1 week||Green Rider / Bronze Crystal|
|2||Snowplough turns on blue runs, starting to parallel on greens||2 to 4 weeks||Blue Rider / Silver Crystal|
|3||Parallel turns on blue slopes, need to improve technique to keep parallel turning on steeper slopes||3 to 5 weeks||Orange Rider / Vermillion Crystal|
|4||Competent parallel turns on blue and red slopes, loss of technique when it gets steeper or icy||At least 5 weeks||Red Rider / Gold Crystal|
|5||Confident on all type of slopes||At least 8 weeks||Black Rider / Diamond|
|6||Freestyle and Freeride level||Confirmed skier||
All Mountain Rider