Adam is doing his 6th season as a ski Instructor. Having worked in Åre, Sweden he is now spending his 2nd season in the Four Valleys. Adam is a positive all round skier who equally enjoys a good day in the groomers, as much a nice powder day. With his
Ski Instructors in Verbier
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At our ski school in Verbier we are proud to offer private ski lessons and kids’ classes with the most professional, friendly and capable instructors in the business. We go out of our way to find, train and nurture people who love teaching and want to share their skills and knowledge with you. To discuss your requirements, please contact us or call +41 27 771 6222.
Adrien has the top Swiss certification, the Brevet Federal. He has been teaching in the beautiful mountains of the Portes du Soleil and Verbier for most of his life. Adrien loves sharing his passion for skiing with as many people as he can, whatever level or ability they may be.
Alessandro is an highly certified ski instructor, with diploma as Swiss Brevet Federal and Italian A.M.S.I qualification with over 12 years instructing overall. He has widespread international instructing experience,including in Australia, Argentina, France and Switzerland. He has a passionate approach to new cultures and people with a motive to acquire
Skiing from a young age, Alex grew up with a strong passion for the mountains. After becoming certified in 2013, he has taught for 14 seasons straight all over the world, gaining experience and learning along the way.Now a fully qualified NZSIA instructor, Alex enjoys working with all ages and
Amy is a strong skier, and is keen to excel in all aspects of skiing and teaching. She loves watching people grow as a skier. She is fun, enthusiastic and an incredible teacher. Amy has been with ES since 2013 and has extensive knowledge of the mountain and the best
Born and raised in the Alps, Anthony is a ski and snowboard instructor who has always been passionate about nature, mountains and snowsports. He loves to share his passion with as many people as possible: beginners, intermediates, cruisers, carving or mogul field fans, freeriders... It's all about discovering new sensations, improving
Benson has nearly 30 years of experience in the ski industry. He is top qualified and loves showing his clients around the beautiful mountains of Verbier. Benson’s clients say:“Benson ROCKED. He was able to very quickly take my two sons to the next level. I would strongly recommend both him
Carwyn loves winter in the mountains and has worked and travelled to many regions around the world to feed his passion for skiing. He enjoys teaching as he is able to work with clients from all over the world, of all abilities and ages. During his free time Carwyn likes
'Charlie's*snow*Angels' Charlie is a highly motivated and passionate snowboarder who's love for the sport has led her to want to share this appreciation with anyone; she has high hopes to teach disabled snowboarders as well as teaching at higher levels, enabling her to share her love for riding off-piste. 'Spread
Cristiano Chichizola, or “Kikki”, was born in Genoa, where the sea touches the Alps. He enjoyed his first snow footsteps as a baby and later fell in love with the mountains. His passion for skiing pushed him to first become a ski racer and later a coach and top qualified
Since the tender age of 3, Claudia could be found annually on the ski slopes in Switzerland. She comes from the Netherlands which, as you might know, is rather flat. Therefore as an adult, she decided to lift up her life by living and working in the mountains she loves.
Colin has been teaching skiing since he was 19 years old and is still as excited and enthusiastic as ever to put skis on again each year. He’s an Australian who goes back ‘down under’ for the summers to enjoy surfing, fishing,and golfing. His teaching career has seen him working
Ebba was born on skis in cold and snowy Sweden and fell in love with the mountains, forests and skiing just asa little girl. Now she has been teaching skiing for more than 12 seasons in Verbier, Chamonix, Austria, NewZealand, Sweden and Norway. She is also a yoga teacher and
Emma recently transferred to Verbier having previously worked with ES in Zermatt where she worked alongside their ISIA academy programme. This followed seasons in Australia, Austria and working on dryslopes within the UK. She started skiing on school trips to Italy and France where she fell in love with the sport and
"J’aime la technique du ski, et partager mes connaissances.” “ I love ski technique and sharing my knowledge”
Freddy’s clients say :“I don’t usually write reviews but I am so happy with my experience skiing with ES...I felt so much more confident than before. This was the result of instructor Freddy’s
Freya or “Freddie” as she is known on the mountain to many, is a highly experienced instructor who has worked at ES for over 10 winters. Enthusiastic, smiley, fun and most importantly, in love with skiing!
"There is so much to do in the Alps, I'm in awe of their beauty
After leaving University, I headed out to the Alps to do “one, or maybe two” ski seasons. Twelve years later I still can’t think of a good reason to head home to the UK and am loving life in the mountains as much as ever! I have many years’ experience,
Jim has been involved in the ski industry for over 30 years now. He has travelled and worked as an instructor in Europe, Canada and the Southern Hemisphere. His enthusiasm for skiing and especially teaching is as great as the very first time he put on a pair of skis,
Javi has been a lover of outdoor sports since he was young. He spends his time practicing sports that give him freedom and that feed him with positive energy. He met the mountains at the age of 3 and since then has been skiing on all different types of terrain.
John started skiing at the age of seven and it quickly became his favorite activity. After a few years of racing in the local league, he swapped to the more playful art of freestyle skiing. If you ask him nicely he may show you some really “old school” ski-ballet tricks.
Jonas has been working with ES since the start 15 years ago. Before that he worked as an instructor in Åre, Sweden for five years. He teaches skiing, telemark and cross country skiing. Jonas is the head of ESSE (European Snowsport Swedish Experience), our Swedish ski and snowboard school in
Julian Griffiths started skiing in 1982, age eight. Skiing became a family obsession. A stint racing in his teens led to coaching roles and a decision to pursue a career as a ski instructor. He is now the founder, owner and boss of European Snowsport (ES).
In 1994 Julian became the
Karen is an highly experienced and qualified instructor who has been teaching skiing for over 20 years. She is a passionate skier and loves to share this with her clients. Karen was born in England, taught skiing in Europe, the USA, NZ and in her adopted home country of Australia
Kate has been in Verbier since 2008 where she worked as a chef to do ‘one season’. Falling in love with the mountains she decided to take her skiing further and become a Ski Instructor and has never looked back. She loves teaching kids and seeing how much they improve.
Kelly is a ski instructor from England. She’s been skiing since she was 4 years old on family holidays throughout Switzerland, Germany, Austria, France, Andorra, Italy and Scotland. She began ski racing in 2010 and won the All England Champion title in 2016. Kelly has pursued her career in ski
Lenka has been skiing since she could walk; skiing has always been a part of her life. She grew up in a family that shared the same passion and eventually started racing, with the support of her parents she skied at FIS level.After finishing her career, she helped coaching children
Louise became an instructor with the plan of teaching for “one or two seasons”. 5 seasons later she is still here and still loving every minute of it. Louise is a bubbly, friendly and super patient character, and gets a real buzz when sharing her passion for skiing and the mountains with
Luca is from Italy but he also speaks fluent English and some Russian (but is not fluent). He holds the Brevet Federale qualification. After studying finance at university, he decided to focus on skiing. Between 2009 and 2012 he travelled around the Alps ski teaching and mountaineering, with summers on
Luke fell in love with skiing on a school trip when he was 14. Since then he has been a ski instructor in Canada,Australia and Japan. However his favourite resort is Verbier and he has done 6 seasons here.
Luli has been based in Verbier for many years and is in her third winter with ES. She aims to give her clients the best mountain experience they can have, learning new skills by having fun! She loves being an instructorbecause she can share her love for skiing and nature.
Martin is ES Verbier’s Assistant Director. “I am fortunate enough to have parents that took me skiing at a young age and from that first holiday I was hooked. I went on my travels in 2003 and rather than go home I went to enjoy a season in Courchevel which
Martina has always smile at her face, that is how you recognise her! Her passion for skiing and snowboarding is endless and very catchy. So be sure that after spending a while with her you will enjoy your time on snow more than before. She has experience in ski teaching
Matt is an ISIA qualified ski instructor who loves to share his enthusiasm for snow sports with people from all background and abilities. He has been skiing since he was 8 and was lucky enough to race in the Junior British Championships at age 14. A few years later, whilst
Matt now has ten seasons under his belt and has completed the highest level of technical riding in the British snowboard system, gaining his ISIA. He is one of the most naturally gifted teachers out there. Matt is great with any level of rider from day one beginner to the
Neal has been a ski instructor for over 20 years. For 15 winters he has been teaching ski enthusiasts in Verbier with celebrities and stars amongst his students. He has many regular clients returning year after year for lessons either for themselves or their children. Neal’s clients say:“Perfect Few Days
A fully qualified BASI Level 3 Instructor with ISIA status; Oli is well-versed in all aspects of skiing. Working for the past 8 years in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres, he has gained a wealth of experience in teaching and coaching. Oli loves working with all ages and abilities,
Born in Switzerland, Olivier has been skiing since he was three years old. He has worked as a ski instructor for over 20 years and lived in Verbier for over 10 years. He says, “Skiing is for me passion, liberty and perfection! It can make good things even better and
Oscar is from England with roots in Sweden. His first season was as a chalet host in Tignes, then he trained as a ski instructor in Verbier during his second winter season in 2016, was hooked and hasn’t left since. Before he started teaching skiing, Oscar was a sailing instructor
Paolo has taught all over the world and has made Chamonix his home. His commitment to skiing is very strong and he is currently training to become a full mountain guide so his knowledge of the resort is excellent. He speaks Italian, French, Spanish and English.
Sandy has lived in Verbier for 14 years and has the highest qualification in the British and Swiss systems. A believer in making the most of your holiday, Sandy is a brilliant guide to what’s going on around town and on the slopes. After a three year sabbatical from ski
Stephanie was born in the Alps and has always been skiing and snowboarding. She is dynamic, optimistic and fun.
Stephanie's clients say 'Stephanie has been an amazing instructor and it was a pleasure to learn snowboarding with her. She’s incredibly patient and always comes up with new ways of improving the technique
Tug is a polite, punctual, experienced middle-aged gentleman who positively loves teaching all aspects of Alpine and telemark skiing, from beginner to expert. Tug has spent twelve winters in Verbier and he can’t wait to show you around.Tug’s clients say:“Having had a break from skiing for over 7 years, I
Veronika is originally from the Czech Republic but grew up in Whistler Canada where she began teaching skiing at the age of 18. She is passionate about the outdoors and loves to share her knowledge of skiing and the mountains with everyone she meets. In the summers she works as
Zac is passionate about skiing, snowboarding, learning languages and the lifestyle that goes along with working in the ski industry.
Zac has taught guests skiing and snowboarding over 28 seasons in five languages across five countries. He has also taught guests for ten seasons in Verbier, he lives in Spain during