Challenging Weather!!

Challenging weather today on the mountain with the mist relatively thick, making visibility quite poor. The students were all still very much enthusiastic, prepared and ready to go. While on the mountain we had some fresh snowfall, which made for a nice surprise and made learning experience more fun. Once everybody had returned, the students rested, had hot chocolate and went on optional activities. The evening activity…

Massive smiles and enthusiasm!!

First day skiing for some, massive smiles and great enthusiasm, with perfect weather the students picked up ski quickly and by the end of the day were able to turn and snow plough correctly. After returning to Les Elfes, the students signed up for optional activities, some staying and cooking cookies, while others chose to…

Plenty of snow, warm weather and great visibility!

Great day on the mountain today, with plenty of snow, warm weather and great visibility. The students are getting to know their instructors, while getting used to their equipment, for some it is a new experience,  while for others just a refresher. Also during the day Les Elfes had two new groups of arrivals, both from…

Verbier Extreme!

Busy day today at Les Elfes, with students going on excursion during the morning. The afternoon was filled with a departure from a group of students. For the evening there was a new group of arrivals, while some of the students celebrated Verbier EXTREME!, a snow sport competition putting the best ski and snowboard free riders against each other on the…

Prize giving, presentation and La Fureur!

Epic day on the mountain today, with all the students skiing in the nice fresh snow, brilliant weather as the sun shone on us all day. After an action packed day, the students returned to Les Elfes, to relax, sign up and have some hot chocolate. Shortly having to pack their bags, followed by swimming…

An amazing day of skiing, followed by a very relaxed night!

Another full day of amazing skiing and snowboarding, it has been snowing all day, in terms of fun, fresh powder was great, although the visibility could have been improved. The progression of the students is great, some carving on a snowboard very well, others turning very well on skis. For the evening activity the some of the students had dine…

Loads of powder on the slopes!

Another epic day today, with loads of powder on the slopes, the students were flying down the mountain carving turns and thoroughly enjoying the fresh snow.  After returning to Les Elfes some of the students had to pack their bags, and proceed with check out from a monitor, ensuring everything is done before there departure tomorrow. during dinner the students all had a…

Music Video and La Fureur!

New arrivals at Les Elfes today, coming from one of the local cities of Switzerland.  After dropping their bags off, they departed straight to the mountain and joined the current students on the mountain skiing. After skiing the students went to their room to get checked in and sign up for optional activities. The nights activities was Music…

A very productive day!!

All students went onto the mountain today, thoroughly enjoying the new fresh powder. After returning to Les Elfes, the students gathered together in the cinema room, having a presentation from yesterdays tour of Verbier, showing the best photos collected, during their free time some of the students made best of the snow and had a snowball fight and went sledging in…

Aqua park, Dine out and movies!

With most of the students leaving in very early hours of this morning, the remaining students went on excursion to Aqua park, while two went skiing in the lovely sunshine. A Little later we ha a new group arrive at Les Elfes, they were shown to their rooms, given ski equipment and clothes for the…