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Traveling  Freeride Course

NEW in 2017

20-24 february 2016

Traveling Freeride Course - Half-term

This is a traveling course that goes to some of the nicest accessible freeride spots in the Alps. 

 

The course is built around safety and danger awareness and is aiming at teaching children to go off piste cleaverly. There is no such thing as zero risk, but we can sure teach how to avoid dumb accidents.

 

Example of a weekly schedule:

Monday : Jaman

Tuesday: Rougemont

Wednesday: Portes du Soleil

Thursday: Les Diablerets

Friday: Verbier

 

Course objectives:

 

Safety:

  • Information on snow, avalanche risks, weather awareness

  • Avalanche rescue research basic training

 

Fun:

  • Natural obstacles jumps

  • Creative off piste lines

 

Performance:

  • Parallel off piste turns on all types of snow

  • Powder turns

  • Natural moguls training

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Course for advanced skiers  only. Red levels attained. 

Rochers-de-Naye 

and other domains in the Alps

 

Necessary equipment:

 

  • Backpack

  • Avalanche beeper

  • Shovel

  • Probe

  • Helmet

  • Back/Spin protection (optional) 

The Montreux Riviera Swiss Ski School may cancel lessons up to 24h in advance in case of weather hasards or lack of participants. Each class will run with a minimum of 4 participants (Traveling camps excepted). All participants will be notified personally.