The level system in French ski schools explained

If you look for children’s ski lessons in France, chances are you’ll come across terms like “Piou Piou” or “Petit Yeti”. But what does that mean? They are titles of medals given by French ski schools to children once they have successfully finished a ski lesson. Find out which award children get for which lessons and what they represent.  

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Group Ski Lessons vs. Private Ski Lessons: Which should you choose?

Beginners and first-time skiers typically ask themselves this question before starting to learn to ski, and it’s not an easy one to answer! There are pros and cons to both types of lessons, and it depends on what you want to give (financially and physically speaking) and get out of your lessons.  Factors such as your age and ski experience, your personality, the time and duration of ski lessons as well as your budget will all influence your decision.

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Your child’s first ski lesson: 3 prepping tips for parents

As a parent, you always want what’s best for your kid, and with skiing that’s no exception! If you’d love to finally go on that first family skiing trip but aren’t sure whether your child is ready for a ski lesson, then this blog article is for you. Find out more about the appropriate age to learn skiing, the typical duration of a ski lesson and what kind of equipment your little skier needs. 

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