Camps 2017-11-17T10:50:58+00:00

SNOWBOARD CAMPS

BACKCOUNTRY CAMPS

Our five day off-piste camps are for intermediate and advanced riders who are looking to explore, hike and ride some of the most challenging and playful terrain in the 4 valleys.

Powder camps will require a good level of fitness as we ride from first to last lifts, each camp will have a maximum of 6 people per group and a minimum of 4 people.

The price of each camp, which includes five full days of coaching and guiding, is 790chf. We can source all safety equipment at an additional cost, if required.

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INTRO TO BACKCOUNTRY RIDING

Monday 15th January – Friday 19th January 2018  Price 790CHF

Here we will develop your backcountry riding technique and your ability to read and adapt to different snow types and terrain. Our camp will also expand your mountain skills by increasing your awareness of the environment you are in, for example being able to traverse into a specific area judging correct speed and grip. You will learn to use all safety equipment comfortably and gain confidence when venturing off-piste.

FREERIDE CAMP

Monday 5th February – Friday 9th February 2018 Price 790CHF

Search for new and exciting lines. This camp is for advanced riders who want the whole backcountry mix. From couloirs and cliff drops, to lines in the trees and powder bowls. The camp will hunt out the best conditions and terrain the mountain has to offer.

INTERNATIONAL SNOW TRAINING ACADEMY COURSE

ISTA – Come and get qualified this winter and gain experience and education in the backcountry. Our day discovery course will teach you about basic risk prevention when off-piste. You will be given the tools to stay safe in the backcountry.

The course is structured and designed around a typical day in the mountains. From meet and greet to the days end. The whole day is a combination of theory and enjoyable practical workshops.

These will take the form of learning the ISTA method, Risk assessment, identification and travel on safe terrain and learning how to manage a crisis situation/search for avalanche burial victims. In signing up for the qualification you receive a training kit which consists of the following material:

  • Training course book
  • Protective waterproof casing for when out in the mountains.
  • An avalanche emergency procedure.
  • ISTA Discovery badge and certificate on successful completion of the course.

The cost of the ISTA course is 240 CHF plus the day rate of 550 CHF, please get in contact for more details. There is an option to stretch the course out over two days which would mean more riding time.

FREESTYLE
CAMPS

VERBIER FREESTYLE CAMPS

Created due to demand, Vivid Snowboarding is proud to present its new winter freestyle camps. These five day freestyle extravaganzas will have you tuned in and visibly progressing. At the end of the camp you will take home a personalised video edit of your riding. The camp will offer a real mix of riding, from flatland tricks and jibing the whole mountain, to rail and box work and park kickers.

The Verbier park has a great mix of progressive features for every level of rider. The new six-man chairlift means super quick lift times which maximises park laps.

WHATS INCLUDED

5 full days tuition and coaching
A personalised video edit
A Vividsnowboarding Beanie

19th February – 23rd February 2018 Price 790CHF
2nd April – 6th April 2018 Price 790CHF

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JIB
POKE

SEASON OPENING CAMP

Focused technical riding getting you match fit for the coming winter

Our early winter sessions are aimed at getting your riding back on point through revisiting and mastering the all important technical basics and giving your riding the once over before the winter kicks off in full.

2nd December to 4th December 2017 in Verbier/ Les Diablerets Price 400CHF

CERVINIA SUMMER CAMP

Freestyle Snowboarding in the middle of summer?

The Cervinia/Zermatt glacier is one of the largest and most extensive summer riding areas in Europe. There is a great mix of terrain and the glacier plays host to the Gravity Snowpark. This is the ideal park to progress your riding skills. A huge range of features means there is something for everyone.

Our coaching team will be on hand to fine tune your skills and get you performing like a pro.

July 16th – July 20th 2018 Price £ 700

August 6th – August 10th 2018 Price £ 700

GET IN CONTACT

We’d love to hear from you. If you would like to book a lesson or need some more information, please fill out the form below or get in contact via:

EMAIL – vividsnowboarding@gmail.com

CALL OUR OFFICE +41 79 28 38735

Or you can book in resort at Surefoot

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