Training Programmes

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Ski Improvement Camps

 

· 5-10 year “Sunkids Camp”

 

"Ski group lessons which take place at our Sunkid Carpet and Platter Lift. Skiers aged 5-10 learn how to stop, turn and control their speed before heading towards the chairlift."

 

Beginner Sunkids lessons: Level 1: Never skied before or is unable to stop with confidence on a gentle slope. Level 2: Learning to turn in control on gentle slopes. Usually rides magic carpet lifts.

Intermediate Sunkids lessons: Level 3: Can link strong snowplow turns or wide stance parallel on the gentle slopes at the beginners area, almost ready to progress to the chairlift.

 

3 days, Monday 4th of October -Wednesday 6th of October

3hrs 9AM-10:30AM & 12:30PM-2PM

 

Availability:

 

Beginner: 10 spots

Intermediate: 10 spots

 

Price: $199

 

 

· 11-16 year olds “Easy Skier Camp”

 

Ski group lessons taking our young ski talents up Easy Rider Chairlift. Easy Skier Camp is tailored for 11-16 year olds who are capable of riding the chairlift. Instructors focus on improving overall technique and introducing the younglings to Freestyle and Freeride.

Intermediate Easy Skier lessons: Level 4: Able to ski parallel turns with pole plant. Can ski most blue runs, more advanced blues remain a challenge. Would like to explore more varied terrain

Advanced Easy Skier lessons: Level 5+6: Learning, short turns, off piste, moguls, powder and more difficult terrain. Enjoys the challenge of skiing in control in all conditions and terrain and wants to refine these skills.

3 days, Monday 4th of October -Wednesday 6th of October

3hr 9AM-10:30AM & 12:30PM-2PM

 

Intermediate: 10 spots

Advanced: 10 spots

 

Price: $199

 

· “Easy Boarder Camp”

 

Want to make the step to snowboarding? What better time than Spring to start learning! Snowboard group lessons for 11-16 year old shredders. Starting from scratch at the Sunkid Carpet to becoming a full rider on the Easy Rider chairlift.

Beginner Group: Level 1: No experience snowboarding before. Will learn how to move on a snowboard with 1 foot strapped in to sliding down the hill on heel- and toeside at the platter area. Level 2: Can confidently come down the Platter on both edges and give direction. Starting to C-turn by going down the fall line changing edges.

Intermediate Group: Level 3: Can turn confidently down the Platter controlling his speed. Starting to do little jumps and explore steeper terrain. Ready to advance to the Easy Rider chairlift.

3 days, Monday 4th of October -Wednesday 6th of October

3hr 9AM-10:30AM & 12:30PM-2PM

Beginner: 10 spots

Intermediate: 10 spots

 

Price: $199

 

· “Forever Learners Camp”

 

3 days Monday 4th of October -Wednesday 6th of October

1,5hr 9AM-10:30AM

 

Want to keep up with the children? Adult ski group lessons available for School Holidays!

 

Beginner ski group lesson available for adults who want to experience the joys of skiing. Starting relaxed at the beginners area, we want you to safely enjoy the mountain! For adults that never skied before or are unable to stop with confidence. In these lessons you will learn how to stop, turn and control their speed on gentle slopes.

 

Intermediate ski group lesson available for adults who'd like to brush up their skills. Instructors focus on overall technique and challenging adults to go up the T-bars and explore the whole mountain. This group is not suitable for adults already capable skiing the upper mountain.

 

Beginner: 10 spots

Intermediate: 10 spots

 

Price: $109

 

Lodge Deal: Do you want to be the ultimate ski family? Come stay at the lodge with single room rates for up to 6 people of $109 when enrolling into these programs.

Terms & Conditions

 - A minimum of six participants per group is required for the programme to go ahead. If any programme lacks the numbers to go ahead, you will be advised and refunded in full. 

- Contingency days are offered only in the event the ski area is closed, not due to no-shows on an open day. Please contact us via snowsports@skiporters.co.nz if you are unsure.

- Please note that all rates displayed are true and correct at the time of printing/publishing and are subject to change at any time without notice.