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
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.
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
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
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
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,
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
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.
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.
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
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