Ski League

 

Level Swiss Snow Kids Village

  • Information on the history of Snowli
  • Getting to know the skis and the snow
  • Walking, climbing uphill (turning around)
  • Skiing in the fall line with skis parallel and braking
  • First changes in direction from the fall line

 

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Level Blue Prince/Princess

  • Information on the equipment
  • Climbing uphill by side stepping and herringbone stepping
  • Gliding and braking with the snow plough
  • Skiing with skis parallel with steps and tricks
  • Turning snow plough turns (wedge turns)


     

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Level Blue King/Queen

  • Information on the safe use of the lift facilities
  • Traversing and tricks
  • Slide-slipping
  • Skiing with skis parallel over easy bumps and jumps
  • Snow plough turns (wedge christie) on an easy blue slope

     

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Level Blue Star

  • Information on behaviour on the slopes (FIS rules)
  • Turning in a miniature slalom jungle and in a set course
  • Skiing over bumps and dips
  • Skiing backwards (switch) with skis in a V shape with change of direction
  • Snow plough turns (wedge christie) on a versatile blue slope
     

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Level Red Prince/Princess

  • Information on warm-up
  • Braking with skis parallel
  • Turning steps on an easy slope
  • Waltzing
  • Skidded parallel turns

     

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Level Red King/Queen

  • Information on behaviour in the Snowpark
  • Short turns on an easy slope
  • Skating step on flat terrain
  • Basic Air (small kicker)
  • Parallel turns with variation of radius

     

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Level Red Star

  • Information on nature, forest and landscape
  • Parallel turns through a corridor of slalom gates and in a set course
  • Parallel turns «Switch» (skidded)
  • Single ski turns on an easy slope
  • Short turns on an intermediate slope

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Level Black Prince/Princess

  • Information on the preparation of the equipment
  • Short turns with pole planting on a difficult slope
  • Jumps: Straights and fifty/fifty over box
  • Parallel turns off-piste
  • Carved parallel turns on a wide, easy slope

 

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Swiss Snow Academy

Ski Race

  • Information on competitive sports
  • Turns «Race» parallel turns
  • Turns «Race» short turns
  • Turns Turn variations: Carved turn variations (at least one), short turn variations (at least one)
  • Turns Race technique in set courses
  • Airs Tuck jump
  • Race Training / Race (at least 1): Giant slalom, slalom

     

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Swiss Snow Academy

Ski Freestyle

  • Information on the behaviour in the Snowpark
  • Turns Parallel turns «Switch»
  • Airs Straight Air with Grap (at least two different jumps)
  • Airs Air Trick Spins (180° or 360°)
  • Tricks Slope tricks 180° and Swedish 180°
  • Box/Rail Rotation on the box or rail
  • Freestyle (at least 1 discipline): Pipe Basic Run, Quarterpipe, Skicross

     

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Swiss Snow Academy

Ski Freeride

  • Information on safety, avalanches and weather
  • Safety: Using an avalanche transceiver, reading an avalanche report, choosing lines and stopping points
  • Turns Parallel turns «off-piste» with variations of the radius
  • Turns Tracks in the snow/Powder 8
  • Turns Short turns in the moguls
  • Airs Powder kickers, jumps over natural obstacles
  • Freeride Creative off-piste run

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Snowboard League

 

Level Swiss Snow Kids Village

  • Information on the equipment
  • Skating on a flat surface with one foot strapped
  • Full-base riding on an easy slope
  • Edging down the fall line
  • Edging to full-base riding
     

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Level Blue Prince/Princess

  • Information on behaviour on the slopes (FIS rules)
  • Edging in the traverse
  • Edging to full-base riding
  • Using the T-bar lift
  • Skidded turns

     

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Level Blue King/Queen

  • Information on warm-up
  • Rotary turns
  • Waltzing
  • Wheelie
  • Jumping with both feet in the air on a slope

     

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Level Blue Star

  • Behaviour in the Snowpark
  • Switch turns
  • Speed check
  • Fifty/Fifty over an easy box
  • Hitting small jumps


     

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Level Red Prince/Princess

  • Brief freestyle lexicon
  • Turns using stretching and bending techniques
  • Powerslide
  • Ollie/N`Ollie on the slope
  • 180° on the slope
     

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Level Red King/Queen

  • Information on nature, forest and landscape
  • Carved turns
  • Slide on the slope
  • Ollie/N`Ollie 180° on the slope
  • Basic Air
     

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Level Red Star

  • Information on the Swiss Snow Academy
  • Riding off-piste
  • Frontside Noseturn
  • Backside Boardslide on a box
  • Straight Air

     

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Swiss Snow Academy Snowboard

Snowboard Slope

  • Information on equipment preparation
  • Turns Short turns
  • Turns Carving Switch Basic Turns
  • Race: Riding over bumps and dips, riding gates
  • Tricks Backside Noseturn
  • Tricks Slope trick combos
  • Airs 360°


     

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Swiss Snow Academy Snowboard

Snowboard Park

  • Information on competitive sports
  • Airs Shifty Air
  • Airs Grab Air
  • Airs Spin Air
  • Box/Rail Boardslide
  • Box/Rail Boxtrick
  • Halfpipe/Quarterpipe Basic Run / Straight Air


     

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Swiss Snow Academy Snowboard

Snowboard Freeride

  • Information on safety, avalanches and weather
  • Safety: Using an avalanche transceiver, reading an avalanche report, choosing lines and stopping points
  • Turns Turns adapted to the terrain
  • Turns Riding moguls
  • Tricks Powderspray
  • Tricks Powdertrick
  • Airs Powder kickers/jumps over natural obstacles

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