Ski race !

Today all groups participated in a ski race, showing there instructors what skills they have learnt over the beginning of the week. Later that night all groups went down to the disco, boogieing down on the dance floor. This was a very active day, more so than the usual days so everybody was tired. All…

Everybody was up bright and early ready for a full day of skiing

Everybody was up bright and early ready for a full day of skiing. Within a short amount of time every group was on the slopes, practicing what they had learnt yesterday and continue to develop new skills. Later that evening there was optional activities which consisted of night skiing, shopping, swimming or staying in. At…

Lovely day

All groups were ready to go early this morning, ready and exited for their first day skiing. Some of whom have been before but on dry ski slopes and others who have never been before, which holds a completely new challenge. After a long morning of fun and learning, a hot meal was brought to…

Ski / Snowboard level test

Today was spent letting the new groups get aquainted with there ski/snowboard instructors and the instructors to see what ability the students are, there was plenty of time spent on the learner slopes today, some people picked up skiing quicker than others but all students were getting used to the alien feeling of sliding under…

Chilled out morning

Saturday had much more of a chilled out morning, allowing the students to take in some sightseeing in Geneva, and back to skiing after some much needed lunch. The new arrivals were fitted with here ski equipment for the forthcoming week. The day was topped off by a relaxing movie night and hot chocolate for…

Ski race

After much anticipation about this day all groups were up early, egger for getting straight into what they are mainly here for… Going skiing or snowboarding. Today the groups had a chance to prove how much they had learned to their instructors, buy having a Ski race.Earlier that day there was also a arrival of…

Plenty of smiles!

Everyone woke happy this morning, seeing plenty of smiles at breakfast. Outside the snow had fallen lots during the night, now getting rather deep. The groups split up between ability’s and the more advanced skiers moved from the learner slopes to the mountain, which is a big achievement for any learner. Everybody is progressing towards…

Enthusiasm was brilliant

Another day of skiing the enthusiasm was brilliant, having a fulfilled breakfast and being prepared for the slopes quickly.The weather this morning was good, the atmosphere was good, the day went well and it was easy to see that everybody was getting on well with the skis and snowboards. After an action packed day, the…

what was on the minds of everybody today?

We all know what was on the minds of everybody in Les Elfes today… Time to test the slopes and get out on the skis and boards! The snow was thick and Les Elfes was out in force, everybody had great fun, all groups were skiing/snowboarding. They also had a go at snowshoeing, slightly less…

Another exilerating day at Les Elfes

Another exilerating day at Les Elfes, Group A and B, both up early, ready to hit the snow. After breakfast, the groups gathered there quipment and moved on down to the slopes, taking the cold weather in there stride. The progression both groups was superb, advancing through the beggining stages of skiing and impressing the…