We offer a range of exciting ski, telemark and snowboard programmes for children, youths and adults of all levels and abilities.
Whether you are relatively new to the sport, or are an advanced rider with many miles under your boards, our expert instructors can help you get the best from your riding and feel more confident on the slopes.
Our group and private lessons are affordable to encourage everyone to benefit from these programmes. Lessons are available to anyone most week days and during the weekends.
Broken River Free-Ride Programme
This exciting, multi-week ski coaching programme is designed for kids and teenagers to develop all-round skills and push their limits. The programme focuses on learning to:
- develop sound ski technique to last a lifetime
- deal with all types of off-piste conditions
- use the mountain as a natural play ground - drops, jumps, wind-lips, spines
- stay safe in the mountains - learn safe travel and an introduction to avalanche gear
- explore the mountain - ski the lines you've looked at but have been nervous to try
We'll run two groups split mostly by age and also ability. The younger kids will get an introduction to the above themes, whilst the older guys will get the chance to push their abilities in the areas of their choice.
Length: sign up for 5 weeks will the flexbility of purchasing additional sessions to make an 8 week programme.
Dates: Every Sunday July 14th to September 1st (not running on August 25th), times TBA
Ages: 7 to 17 years
Price per person: $165 Club members, $260 for others
The programme will be taught by our School Director, Sophie Norton.
To sign up or ask questions: talk to Sophie on the mountain or email her at email@example.com.
Kindergarten Group Clinics
Get your wee ones off to a great start with our fun Kindergarten group clinic. This is a fun-filled hour for the tiny-tots (3 to 6 years) just starting out on skis. They will learn to move and turn on skis and have a great time being in the snow.
To book: email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dates: most likely Sundays around lunchtime.
Rates per child: see group clinic pricing below.
This fun programme will be taught by Liam and Ollie, two of our up and coming young Club members.
Junior Group and Private Clinics
Group and private clinics are available for children and youths to help them confidence and good skills in their riding.
To book: email email@example.com.
Rates: see pricing below.
Half-Hour Of Power
Back by popular demand and ideal if you are pushed for time, or just want one point to focus on. Spend 30 minutes with your instructor and you'll get one tip to power your day on the slopes to the next level. If you are enjoying the lesson so much you have the option to upgrade to a full-hour private clinic (availability permitting)
Personalised Group Clinics
Organise a group of friends of similar ability for a group clinic and tell us what you would like to work on. You might want techniques to help you:
- perform smooth, controlled carving turns
- develop techniques and tactics for variable off-piste conditions
- develop flow and control in the steeps
- eat up the bumps
- enjoy the thrills of fresh powder snow
We can also help you set the goals of the group.
To Book: email firstname.lastname@example.org
Treat yourself to a one-hour clinics that is tailor-made for just you. Individual tuition and video analysis will help reach your goals and to take your riding to the next level. Private clinics are available to all levels of riders.
You may prefer to have a semi-private clinic with one or two mates of a similar ability.
|Half Hour Of Power||$20 per person||30 minutes.|
|Group Clinics||$40 per person
||groups of 4 or more, 1.5 hours in length|
|Private Clinics||$60 for first person
||up to 3 people and a minimum of 1 hour|
|$30 for each extra person|
Members pay about 60%.
Ski Week Lessons
Book in for our special "Catered 6 night/7 day skiweek package" and your package includes 3 complimentary group lessons with one of our instructors.
We offer telemark private and group clinics by arrangement. Our telemark instructors are available upon request most weekends and Claire is available mid-week. Advanced booking is required so if you are interested please email Claire at email@example.com.
To book a lesson
We would prefer you to book lessons in advance. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are unable to book in advance please talk to the Ticket Office staff or staff in the canteen at Palmer Lodge. Our ski school notice board in Palmer Lodge has the daily schedule of lessons. All lessons start and finish outside Palmer Lodge.
We look forward to seeing you all riding with style and confidence on the slopes!
Broken River Ski School