Posts Categorized: Training

BASI Interski Demo Team Training 8-9th November 2014

The BASI Interski Team visited the home of the Matterhorn in November 2014 to work on their demonstrations in the second Team training in preparation for the Ushuaia 2015 Interski Congress. The team were skiing well together despite only managing one day on the hill due to back weather. BASI Interski Team Training, Zermatt, 8th… Read more »

High Hopes and Heading to Hintertux

We are a few days away from the next Interski training camp and it’s time to prepare. Winter has been busy with ski school and BASI duties which doesn’t leave much time for the type of skiing required for the demos. Teaching a 3 yr old beginner and skiing at high speed in the middle of… Read more »

Weather disrupts play

Zermatt day 2. 78km/ph wind. 10:45 am and heading off the mountain. Always disappointing not to be able to get out and do what’s planned but time is well spent discussing and agreeing our workshops. The mornings plan had been to switch the order around in the demos. Not to change anything, but to give everyone… Read more »

First day back on snow

Day one on skis again.  Always interesting.  Always fun. This season, my 31st, it was Zermatt, Interski Training and what a way to start the season. Amazing weather, iconic mountains, perfect snow and intense skiing with an inspiring group of skiers. We had one run to warm up and find our feet, then straight into… Read more »

BASI Interski Demo Team Training Weekend, 17-19 May 2014

The BASI Interski Demo team descended upon the misty slopes of Hintertux in May 2014 to get stuck into their first training weekend as a team. Despite the tricky conditions, the weekend was a huge success with some fantastic skiing and impressive routines appearing through the mist…