Swiss Snow League

  • Getting to know the skis and the snow
  • Walking, climbing uphill (turning around)
  • Skiing in the fall line with skis parallel and braking
  • First changes of direction from the fall line

Prince / Princess Blue

You learn how to go down the Blue slope with the snow plough with turn and acquire knowledge to parallel skiing.

The child know how to ski in the fall

Aims :

  • Information about equipment
  • Climb stairs in scissors
  • Skid and brake snowploughing
  • Skid with parallel skis with steps and tricks
  • Turning snowplough

King / Queen Blue

The child know how to turn snow plough turns

Aims :

  • Traversing and tricks
  • Side slipping
  • Skiing with skis parallel over easy bumps and jumps
  • Snow plough turns (wedge Christie) on an easy blues lope

Star

The child master turning snowploughs

Aims :

  • Turning in a miniature slalom jungle and in a set course
  • Skiing over bumps and dips
  • Skiing backwards (switch) with skis in a V shape with change of direction
  • Snow Plough turns (wedge Christie)
  • On a versatile blue run

Prince/Princesse Red League

You improve your skills with fun. You acquire the basics to jump and you learn to master red runs with parallel turns.

Child masters turning snowploughs on red runs

Aims :

  • Break in parallel
  • Turning steps on easy runs
  • Waltzing
  • Skidding parallel turn

King/Queen Red

Child masters skidding parallel turns on red runs.

Aims :

  • Short turns on an easy slop
  • Skating step on the flat terrain
  • Basic Air (small Kicker)
  • Parallel turns with various radii

Star Red

Child masters parallel turns on different sections on red runs and medium difficulty black runs.

Aims

  • Parallel turns through a corridor of slalom gates and in a set courses
  • Skidded parallel turns backwards (switch)
  • Single ski turns on an easy slope
  • Short turns on an intermediate slope

Black Level

Your aim is to go down all the slopes dynamically and comfortably. You master parallel turns on unprepared snow like an expert.

Aims :

  • Short turns with pole planting on a difficult slope
  • Jumps: Straights and fifty/fifty over box
  • Parallel turns off-piste
  • Carved parallel turns on a wide, easy slope

Swiss Snow Academy

Skiing without limits on and off the piste, in the snowpark and between the doors characterise the Swiss Snow Academy.

Race :

  • Turns: Parallel turns “race” competition

  • Turns: Small “race” competition turn

  • Turns: Various carving turns (at least one)
  • Turns: Various small turns (at least one)
  • Turns: Competition technique in a given path

  • Air: Extension jump
  • Race: Training or competition (at least 1 discipline): Giant slalom or Special slalom

Freestyle :

  • Turns: Parallel “Switch” turn
  • Air: Right jump with grab (two different jumps minimum)
  • Air: Air Trick Spins (180° oder 360°)
  • Tricks: Tricks on-piste 180° et Swedish 180°
  • Box/Rail: Rotation on box or Rail
  • Freestyle: Training or competition (at least 1 discipline): Pipe Basic Run, Quarterpipe or Skicross

Freeride

  • Information about security, avalanches and weather
  • Safety: Training or competition (at least 1 discipline): DVA research or Read the avalanche bulletin
  • Choice of line and stop off points
  • Turns: Off-piste parallel turn with varying distance
  • Turns: Creative trails/Powder 8
  • Turns: Small turns in moguls
  • Airs: Jumps above natural obstacles
  • Freeride: Creative off-piste descent