Author Archive

Tignes Snow Report 15th October 2015

October 16, 2014 |  by Phil Smith  |  Snow Reports

Emma Carrick-Anderson, Snoworks instructor and former Olympic ski racer reports direct from Tignes glacier on the current snow conditions.

more...
AUTUMN PRO COURSES: Self Belief, Reach Your Potential

AUTUMN PRO COURSES: Self Belief, Reach Your Potential

ARE YOU REACHING YOUR FULL POTENTIAL? We all talk about it, discuss it and listen to successful athletes promoting the virtues of it, but still much of ski training focuses on the technical aspects of our sport and often only scratches the surface of other factors such as self confidence.

more...

Race Camps, Eurotest & Test Technique Training

Emma Carrick-Anderson, former Olympic ski racer talks about her transformation from racer to coach and the Snoworks race training programme run in Tignes during the autumn and summer months.

more...
Are Intermediates Skiers Missing Out On So Much More?

Are Intermediates Skiers Missing Out On So Much More?

October 8, 2014 |  by Phil Smith  |  Article, Intermediate Skiers, iSKI Courses

Phil Smith, Director of Snoworks Ski Courses explains why so many intermediate skiers could be missing out on so much more.

more...
My Partner And I Are A Different Ski Level

My Partner And I Are A Different Ski Level

October 7, 2014 |  by Phil Smith  |  iSKI Courses

For years my partner and myself have been going skiing together and for years we’ve been coming up with the same problem. I am more adventurous and ski at a higher speed than my partner. We both want to get better, we both love our skiing. Every year we end up with the same scenario. How can we both get what we want out of our skiing but still have a ski holiday together? We’ve always had a lovely time but more often then not our time on the snow fell below expectations. I would persuade my partner to tackle more demanding terrain often leading to bouts of hysteria as to why we ended up perched on the side of a precipice.

more...