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Snow Sports

2016 – Escorted Ski Coaching Packages

We are pleased to offer a unique Ski Holiday experience to one of the most highly regarded ski areas in Nendaz, SwitzerlandOur Quest Ski Coaches are holders of the highest International Ski Coaching qualifications and will travel with you on your holiday and plan 6 days Ski coaching.
Itinerary – Saturday to Saturday leaving you with a day to do your own thing at the end of your holiday to try out your newly learned skills. The coaching is primarily based on-piste but will be working in the ‘bumps’ and off-piste variable conditions as the weather permits. It is aimed at Intermediate/Advanced parallel skiers.
NEW for 2016
11th February 2016 – 4 days Moguls  Training
If you have done a little or no bump skiing at all, this is the course for you. With a full 4 days in the snow, I will take you from simple and gentle bumps progressing to the more difficult and on to the challenging for those that wish to do it. We work at your pace and I will guarantee to remove fears and anxiety and replace those emotions  with exhilaration and enjoyment!
 
5 nights accommodation including half board and coaching from £450.00* (*Based on two people sharing a twin room)
Single Occupancy £590.00
March 5th 2016 – All Mountain Training
WE ARE MAINTAINING 2014 PRICES for 2016!
7 Nights accommodation including Hotel at Half Board and Dedicated Ski Coach – from only £614 per person*.
* Please note that this price is based on a maximum group size of 8. Hotels rooms are based on twin with 2 adults sharing. Single occupancy price at £759.00
Deposit for all courses only £50.00 per person. Balance due 8 weeks prior to departure.Swiss Ski Coach – Holiday Dates- 2016 (All travel is on a Saturday) 11th February or 6th March  Please call 0845 519 5211 for details
Cannot afford a full week away?

Fly out Monday evening and join us from Tuesday morning, having a full 4 days with the group. If you are interested in this option please call us to discuss.

 Typical Itinerary

  • *Arrive Geneva airport on Saturday
  • Transfer From Geneva to Nendaz
  • Accommodation at the De, Nendaz for 7 Nights
  • 5 Days Ski Coaching
  • 1 Day Optional coaching or free to try out new skills!
  • Transfer to Geneva the following Saturday

*We can organise your return flights to Geneva airport so the group travel together. If you wish to travel direct to the hotel please discuss with us.

For flight enquiries call 01525 840 266

Upon arrival, we will meet and discuss as a group the aims and desires of each member for the week ahead.

Day 1. Gently accustom to the area where you shall be guided around the mountain with a check on your skiing abilities. Coaching work commences. Are we in Balance?

Day 2. Warm up routines. Are we agile? Can we adjust for differences in terrain?

Day 3. Warm up routines and the use of the ski on the piste for maximum efficiency. We shall look at the use of different turn shapes, according to the steepness of the terrain and the snow condition. Use of ‘bumps’ and introduction

Day 4. Warm up routines and the art of carving.

Day 5. Introduction to ‘All Terrain Vehicle’. That’s you taking on all types of terrain and snow conditions including an introduction to off piste snow should you wish and the weather permits.

Day 6. This is your day to try out all the new skills learnt throughout the week.

Quest Holidays Ski Club

There is a further option for each holiday group to meet prior to the ski coaching holiday at any of the following UK indoor snow locations for introductions and to enjoy a free half day on the ‘snow’. By booking this holiday you shall become members of the Quest Holiday Ski Club. Club members shall be entitled to a discount on any holiday booked with Quest as well as the opportunity to join ski coaching sessions on snow in the UK throughout the year.

The Snow Centre – Hemel Hempstead
SnoZone              – Milton Keynes

Further details on the pre-holiday session will be provided once your booking has been made.

To book, or to have a chat about your requirements for ski coaching please call us on 0845 5 1952 11

Or email, skicoach@questholidays.co.uk

 

Nendaz

Nendaz resort

 

Nendaz lies on a sunny terrace above the Rhone Valley and Sion, the capital of the Valais region.

Being at the heart of the ‘4 Vallees’ ski region, Nendaz offers 400 km of ski runs, 92 ski lifts, 12km of cross-country ski trails, 100km of winter hiking trails and 40km of snowshoe tracks.  During the warmer seasons, it is a holiday resort popular with climbers, mountain bikers and hikers offering 250 km of hiking trials, 200 km of mountain bike trails and The Historic Water Trails known as Les Bisses to explore. Not only that, if you’re in relaxation mode, there are fantastic views of the Bernese, Valais and Vaud Alps.Nendaz is a vibrant winter and summer resort that has grown up around the centre of a delightful old Valais village.  There’s good après ski in town at the variety of fun themed bars and with plenty of restaurant options prices won’t break the bank.To find out more please visit the  Official Nendaz tourism website

The Hotel Le Déserteur, Nendaz

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Welcome to Hotel Le Déserteur situated in the beautiful undiscovered Nendaz Ski Resort at 1350m located in the heart of the world renowned 4 Vallées Ski Region offering a large and varied ski domain for all levels of skiers and snowboarders.

With over 400 km of ski runs and 92 ski lifts, 12km of cross-country ski trails, 100km of winter hiking trails and 40km of snowshoe tracks.In the Summer we have 200 km of mountain bike trails, 250 km of hiking trails and The Historic Water Trails known as Les Bisses to explore.The runs leading back to the resort are equipped with artificial snow cannons guaranteeing high quality snow conditions from December to April.  You could even ski all the way down from the top of the Mont-Fort Glacier, the highest point in the 4 Valleys at 3300m.Our recently refurbished hotel has 25 bedrooms and is the perfect place to chill out after an exciting day in the mountains in Winter or Summer – on our outside terraces, Larchwood bar, or authentic Valais restaurant – where you can enjoy a drink and a bite to eat while taking in the views.If you’re not just here to relax, the hotel has 2 conference and meeting rooms with the latest audio-visual, flat screen technology, catering for the business world.

 

Call us on 0845 5 1952 11 for details

All Travel will be organised by Quest Holidays.

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