Ski School Levels/Categories


News: 

From January 2018, courses for children and teenagers will follow the Swiss Snow League standard courses.

Skiing adults

 A Absolute Beginners Absolute Beginners
 B Beginners 
 Skiing on easy blue runs with snow plough
 C  Advanced Beginners Skiing on red runs with basic parallel turns
 D Intermediates Skiing on red runs, beginners black runs
 E Advanced Intermediates Intermediate Black-Run, intermediate off-piste
 F Experts Advanced Black-Run, advanced off-piste
 X Extreme / Off Piste  Expert level black run, expert level off-piste

Snowboarding adults

 SBAA Absolute Beginners Absolute Beginners
 SBAB Beginners 
 Skidded turns on easy blue run
 SBAC  Advanced Beginners Steered turns on easy red run
 SBAD Intermediates/Advanced Carved turns on red run
 SBAX Extreme / Off Piste Black runs, able to tackle off-piste / Bumps and deep snow

Skiing children 4 - 12 years (SWISS SNOW LEAGUE)

 Level 1 SNOWGARDEN (SWISS SNOW KIDS' VILLAGE)  Getting to know the skis and the snow, first changes of direction
 Level 1 BLUE PRINCE/PRINCESS (SWISS SNOW KIDS' VILLAGE) 
 Turning snowplough (wedge turns), skiing with steps and tricks
 Level 2 BLUE KING/QUEEN 
 Snowplough turns (wedge christie), traversing and tricks
 Level 2 BLUE STAR Snowplough turns (wedge christie), skiing switch with skis in a V shape with changes of direction.
 Level 3 RED PRINCE/PRINCESS Skidded parallel turns, waltzing
 Level 4 RED KING/QUEEN Parallel turns with various radii, basic air
 Level 4 RED STAR  Short turns, skidded parallel turns backwards (switch)
 Level 5 BLACK PRINCE/PRINCESS Carved parallel turns and jumps

For more information see http://www.flumserberg.ch/Winter/Ski-Snowboard-School/Ski-en/Instruction-programme

Snowboarding children 8 - 12 years (SWISS SNOW LEAGUE)

 Level 1 SNOWGARDEN  Getting used to the snowboard and edging on the training 
 Level 1 BLUE PRINCE/PRINCESS 
 Sliding turns and using the T-bar lift
 Level 2 BLUE KING/QUEEN 
 Turns using rotation techniques and easy tricks
 Level 2 BLUE STAR Riding switch and first basic tricks in the snowpark
 Level 3 RED PRINCE/PRINCESS Turns using stretching and bending techniques, ollie / n'ollie and 180° on the slope
 Level 4 RED KING/QUEEN Nose and tail turns, sliding over rails, short turns, turns with flexing movement
 Level 4 RED STAR  Boarding on unprepared terrain, frontside noseturn, backside boardslide and straight air

For more information see http://www.flumserberg.ch/Winter/Ski-Snowboard-School/Snowboard-en/Instruction-programme

Skiing and snowboarding teenagers 12-18

 Swiss Snow Academy SKIING  Freestyle - Freeride - Race, upon current conditions, decision about the programme every specific day, entry level black prince/princess passed. 
 Swiss Snow Academy SNOWBOARDING 
 Slope - Park - Freeride, upon current conditions, decision about the programme every specific day, entry level red star passed


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