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Mistakes? What Mistakes?

Mistakes? What Mistakes?

Phil Smith, Director of Snoworks talks about the art of learning from mistakes. As young kids we just ‘had a go’. We did not pre-judge the outcome of what we were about to do. We made mistake after mistake after mistake

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SNOWORKS PRO: Fitness Training - Why bother?

SNOWORKS PRO: Fitness Training – Why bother?

If you are serious about improving your FIS points, making a team, passing your Eurotest or Test Technique, BASI Level 1, 2, 3 or 4 or simply just getting the most out of every day you go skiing then being physically fit should be a huge priority of yours.

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So They Think It's All Over - Skiing In April & May

So They Think It’s All Over – Skiing In April & May

March 22, 2015 |  by  |  All-Terrain, Backcountry Access, Bumps, Off-Piste, Pro

I always knew the skiing in April was good but never realized that more snow fell on the upper slopes in Tignes in April over the four seasons shown than both December and January and only slightly less then February and March.

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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.

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PRO NEWS: New (UKPC) Alpine Coach Level 1

PRO NEWS: New (UKPC) Alpine Coach Level 1

September 7, 2012 |  by  |  Eurotest, Pro, Test Technique

The (UKPC) Alpine Coach Level 1 is a pre-requisite for the BASI Level 3 ISIA instructor course. It is also the entry level coaching qualification for Snowsports England. This 6 day course combines the Level 1 Coaches Course with an additional 3 days of Race Training and will take place in Tignes this October.

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