THE CHILDREN'S VILLAGE / SNOWBOARD VILLAGE
WELCOME TO THE "VILLAGE DES ENFANTS"
Ski & snowboard lessons: from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. and from 1:30 pm. to 4:00 pm.
Afternoon snack and entertainment from 4pm to 5.30pm.
And for more convenience, Kids' Village presents Parents' School
Adult ski courses / snowboard with schedules adapted to kids' courses :
9.45-11.45 a.m. Or 1.45 -3.45 p.m.
|Rates - Ski et Snowboard lessons||With lunch||Without lunch|
|1 half day||€32|
|5 half days||€133|
|6 half days||€155|
ACTIVITIES FOR SMALL CHILDREN
Introduction to skiing,from the age of three: a child will get used to his or her first skis, become self sufficient, and discover all the fun of the snow. Annie Famose and her team have developed an original teaching method based on the use of games.The teaching team share the pleasure of sliding on safe, comfortable, terrain to the theme of cartoon characters ; 25 acres of fenced and controlled pistes that have been specially developed for children (slides and bumps, mini tracks, coloured runs, small jumps… ). There is a moving carpet and a beginners teleski.
Après ski activities:The Village des Enfants offers numerous activities :Dolls, reading, drawing, theatre, films, dressing-up and face painting, shows…in a superb chalet that is perfectly equipped and set-up for small children.
NEW PROGRAMME - LEARN TO SNOWBOARD IN THE RIGLET PARK!
The Riglet park in the Children's Village will change the dynamic of the snowboard lesson and opens up more possibilities for younger riders than ever before! Composed of small hills,miniature rails, and pyramids, youngsters will learn how find their balance, and finally learn how to ride, while having fun!
ACTIVITIES FOR OLDER CHILDREN / ADOLESCENTS
Introduction to skiing
Introduction to skiing and to the pleasure of snow sports through specific exercises (small bumps, straight runs with obstacles, etc.) The new skier will be taught a balanced stance on their skis. He will learn to use the teleski, and quickly begin to make turns through easy courses (poles, cones, hoops, banked turns, etc).
Courses aimed at children who have already skied for at least one week. Improvement on a closed piste through specific exercises (bumps, slalom courses, whoop-de-doos, small jumps) that mimic the challenges found out on the pistes. Also discover the blue runs of the resort of Avoriaz and learn the safety rules.
Silver, Vermeil, Gold and Platinum levels
For good skiers who need to progress towards Competition level. Progressively the young skier will extend his range, improve his technique and his independence by alternating training in slalom courses and by exploring the resort. Depending on the skier’s level, he will explore different areas within the 650km of pistes that make up Avoriaz and the Portes du Soleil. On the programme: Picnics, games, parallel slalom and jumping competitions, different snow conditions, powder, and training for the different ski tests.
Ski competition classes (From 8 years old):
Slalom course: a training course in preparation for Special and Giant slaloms with video training and timing. At the end of the week, take the official tests.
Freeride course: Enjoy carving turns on the steep slopes of the Portes du Soleil, flying through the bumps, and making your first aerial tricks between snow and sky. Each skier will be given an evaluation of his level at the end of the week.
Introductory course: For those who love wide open spaces and nature lovers who would like to ski a different part of the international resort the “Portes du Soleil” on each day of their holiday. Day trips, picnics, and visits to the summits in France and Switzerland.
Multi-Snow sports course : A course for competition level skiers who would like to try new snow sports. In the mornings competition training and official special and giant slalom tests. In the afternoons, introduction and improvement on snowboards.
THE SNOWBOARD VILLAGE (8-16 YEARS OLD)
The Snowboard Village is the ideal place to learn to snowboard for 8-16 years olds, without competing for space with skiers, in complete safety:
New feelings, fun, and independence in a guaranteed"Boarding" atmosphere !
Specially designed areas, maintained for safety,
Innovative teaching methods for a rapid progression with advice from professionals who are open to all types of snowboard technique.
• Introductory course:try snowboarding
• Fun course, first airs
• Free courses:nappy turns and sliding gliding,short turns, jumps, boarder-cross and slalom...
• Expert course ride to be free...
|Learn to snowboard / Burton Programme rates|
|from Monday to Friday||5 half days||€ 133|
|from Sunday to Friday||6 half days||€ 155|
|from Monday to Friday||5 days with lunches||€ 222|
|from Monday to Friday||5 days without lunches||€ 186|
|from Sunday to Friday||6 days with lunches||€ 259|
|from Sunday to Friday||6 days without lunches||€ 216|