Ski & Snowboard Progression
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LEVEL

SKI PROGRESSION

SNOWBOARD PROGRESSION

One

INTRODUCTION

First steps into skiing, learning the basics

  • Learn how to use and maneuver the skis
  • Learn basic movements – introduction to snowplough
  • Learn how to get up independently from sitting position

INTRODUCTION

First steps into snowboarding, learning the basics

  • Learn how to balance snowboard while snowboarding straight down
  • Learn how to balance snowboard on heel and toe edge
  • Learn how to control speed on heel and toe edge

Two

BEGINNER

Next step: Improved control and making turns

  • Practice adjusting snowplough sizes to stay in control
  • Learn how to make small direction changes
  • Learn how to make full turns

BEGINNER

  • Learn how to change direction on heel edge
  • Learn how to traverse (falling leaf) on heel edge
  • Beginning of turning

Three

INTERMEDIATE

Next step: Lose the snowplough!

  • Practice making dynamic turns at higher speed
  • Practice bringing skis parallel in between turns

INTERMEDIATE

  • Learn how to traverse on toe edge
  • Learn how to link toe and heel turns
  • Learn how to brake both heels and toes in turns

Four

HIGHER INTERMEDIATE

Next step: Mastering parallel

  • Practice correct techniques for perfect parallel turns
  • Learn how to pole plant correctly

HIGHER INTERMEDIATE

  • Learn how to link turns rhythmically
  • Learn how to make turns at higher speed
  • Learn basic freestyle tricks

Five

ADVANCE

Next step: Higher perfermonce

  • Learn how to carve
  • Practise varying turn size
  • Learn jumps and freestyle

ADVANCE

  • Learn how to make varying turn sizes (short turns, carving, etc.)
  • Perfection your snowboarding techniques
  • Master freestyle tricks

LEVEL

ONE

TWO

THREE

FOUR

FIVE

SKI PROGRESSION

INTRODUCTION

First steps into skiing, learning the basics

  • Learn how to use and maneuver the skis
  • Learn basic movements – introduction to snowplough
  • Learn how to get up independently from sitting position

BEGINNER

Next step: Improved control and making turns

  • Practice adjusting snowplough sizes to stay in control
  • Learn how to make small direction changes
  • Learn how to make full turns

INTERMEDIATE

Next step: Lose the snowplough!

  • Practice making dynamic turns at higher speed
  • Practice bringing skis parallel in between turns

HIGHER INTERMEDIATE

Next step: Mastering parallel

  • Practice correct techniques for perfect parallel turns
  • Learn how to pole plant correctly

ADVANCE

Next step: Higher perfermonce

  • Learn how to carve
  • Practise varying turn size
  • Learn jumps and freestyle

SNOWBOARD PROGRESSION

INTRODUCTION

First steps into snowboarding, learning the basics

  • Learn how to balance snowboard while snowboarding straight down
  • Learn how to balance snowboard on heel and toe edge
  • Learn how to control speed on heel and toe edge

BEGINNER

  • Learn how to change direction on heel edge
  • Learn how to traverse (falling leaf) on heel edge
  • Beginning of turning

INTERMEDIATE

  • Learn how to traverse on toe edge
  • Learn how to link toe and heel turns
  • Learn how to brake both heels and toes in turns

HIGHER INTERMEDIATE

  • Learn how to link turns rhythmically
  • Learn how to make turns at higher speed
  • Learn basic freestyle tricks

ADVANCE

  • Learn how to make varying turn sizes (short turns, carving, etc.)
  • Perfection your snowboarding techniques
  • Master freestyle tricks