News Headlines     |     
Aug
16

Email

GOING BIG
Wednesday August 16, 2017 - Email this article to a friend

Snoworks has 119 courses spanning 12 categories in 18 ski resorts across 10 countries. It's bigger than ever for Winter 17/18. NEW

Snoworks is a ski course company and is clearly looking forward to the coming winter season.

It is a partner of our here at PlanetSKI and we have known it directors and instructors for many years.

It is offering more courses than ever in all-mountain skiing, backcountry skiing and ski touring.

This is what Snoworks has specialised in since the late 90s.

And it's going stronger than ever.

"We are constantly adding new courses and destinations to our program as skiers look to push their own boundaries and discover all mountain skiing," Snoworks' director, Phil Smith, said.

"Our team of highly experienced and qualified instructors and mountain guides offer the best possible mix of safety, fun and learning, whether it's in our home of the French Alps or further afield in exotic locations such as Chile or Kyrgyzstan."

SnoworksTraining on the glacier in Val d'Isere























Snoworks Snoworks South America adventure



























If you want to get a flavour of their courses then see the article below from our chief reporter, Jane Peel, as she went on an All-Terrain course with Snoworks.

And see below for a video interview with our editor James Cove and Snoworks director, Phil Smith.

They talk about the philosophy behind the Snoworks style.


2017/18 HIGHLIGHTS:

Tignes - December 2, 2017: Off-Piste Safety

Introduced last winter, the course provides an in-depth approach to off-piste safety.

It includes the all-important mountain awareness and avalanche rescue.

Package price: £875pp
  • 8 nights half-board accommodation with Mark Warner in the four star Chalet Hotel L'Aiguille Percee
  • Return transfers from Geneva Airport
  • 5 x half days coaching with a Snoworks Instructor
  • Other accommodation options are available
  • Course-only price: £365

St Anton - January 14, 2017: Backcountry

A mix of Snoworks instruction and Mountain Guide-led off-piste adventure.

Package price: £1,294pp

  • 7 nights half-board accommodation with Mark Warner in the ChaletHotel Rosanna
  • Flights from Gatwick
  • Return airport transfers
  • 5 x full days coaching with a Snoworks Instructor and mountain guide
  • Other accommodation and travel options available
  • Course-only price £495

Baqueira - February 3, 2018: Backcountry

New for 2018: Experience off-piste terrain in the Spanish Pyrenean Baqueira Beret.

Package price: £1,205pp

  • 7 nights half-board accommodation in the Tuc Blanc hotel
  • Return transfers from Toulouse Airport
  • 5 x full days coaching with a Snoworks Instructor and mountain guide

Japan Adventure, Niseko - March 24, 2018: Backcountry

The ultimate backcountry - skiers can experience the legendary powder of Japan in Hokkaido, north island.

It will include some ski touring.

Package price: £1,775pp 

  • 8 nights bed and breakfast accommodation in Niseko
  • 7 days skiing with Snoworks host and local guide
  • Return airport transfers and local transport

Tignes - April 15, 2018:  All Terrain

The classic course:

 In Snoworks' home resort of Tignes you will explore the whole mountain:

That's off-piste, bumps, steeps and groomers.

Package price: £965pp 
  • 7 nights half-board accommodation with Mark Warner in the four star Chalet Hotel L'Aiguille Percee
  • Flights from Gatwick
  • Return airport transfers
  • 5 x half days coaching with a Snoworks Instructor
  • Other accommodation and travel options are available
  • Course-only price £365
Snoworks FacebookSnoworks summer training in Tignes


























A great image from Snoworks Facebook pageSummer Training, Fonna Glacier, Norway
























See here for the main PlanetSKI news page with all the latest stories from the mountains.

For the Spirit of the Mountains - PlanetSKI: No1 for ski news

Related Articles

WINTER UNLEASHED IN AUSTRIA (Wednesday December 13, 2017)
CHALET HOLIDAYS IN THE USA (Tuesday December 12, 2017)
CRYSTAL 2018/19 DEALS (Saturday December 9, 2017)
TWO SKI HOLIDAYS IN ONE TRIP (Tuesday December 5, 2017)
INTERSPORT'S NEW RANGE (Wednesday November 29, 2017)
SKI THE ZUGSPITZ ARENA (Sunday November 26, 2017)


With thanks to our main sponsors...

Platinum partners

Bronze partners