SkiLL® | The Snowboard School

Skischule Saalbach Hinterglemm

SkiLL® | The Snowboard School

Skischule Saalbach Hinterglemm

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Snowboard Beginner Course

The first-class snowboard school in Saalbach Hinterglemm for beginners and slightly advanced snowboarders with highly qualified snowboard instructors right on the Wiesenegg beginners‘ area including shuttle service.

Prices

Group snowboard lessons for beginners including equipment (beginner snowboard, boots, helmet) on green & blue slopes with a certified & experienced snowboard instructor „Anwärter“

347 Euro | 3 days
243 Euro | 2 days
128 Euro | 1 day

A 3-day group snowboard course is suitable for beginners, after which we recommend a private snowboard instructor for one day in order to consolidate what has been learned.

You can book the snowboard equipment for additional days when you make your reservation. We will send you an offer.

Group snowboard lessons for beginners on green & blue slopes with a certified & experienced snowboard instructor „Anwärter“

239 Euro | 3 days
169 Euro | 2 day
90 Euro | 1 day

A 3-day group snowboard course is suitable for beginners, after which we recommend a private snowboard instructor for one day in order to consolidate what has been learned.

You can book the snowboard equipment (for 6 days, for example) when you make your reservation. We will send you an offer.

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„With this new school you feel the exciting pioneer spirit, that some others might have lost over the years“

Reviewd by MALIN

Snowboard Lessons

INTRO
Material check | Description & board handling
Warm Up | Warm-up exercises, really falling, getting up

BASICS
・ Getting used to the snowboard equipment | Learning the basic requirements – getting used to the board – getting used to the position – maintaining balance
Sliding and Schuss exercises | Getting used to sliding – dynamic balance training
 Sliding | Smooth movement of the board with safe sliding – forward and backward with continuous weight transfer (zigzag slide)

TURNS
Drift turn with weight shift | Mastering the drift turn with weight shift in medium steep terrain
Drift turn upright | Rhythmic continuous drift turns in steep terrain

TURNS
Drift turn with weight shift | Mastering the drift turn with weight shift in medium steep terrain
Drift turn upright | Rhythmic continuous drift turns in steep terrain
Carving tilting turn | Balancing the inside of the turn with body bend – increase edging angle with a steady pace – actively offsetting the external force
Carving upright | Continuous carved turns with an active, dynamic upward movement to release and change edge
・ Short turns I | Short, rhythmic continuous drift turns with upward release in medium steep and steep terrain with short, dynamic edging in neutral riding posture

FREESTYLE BASICS – EASY LINE
On small kickers & easy rails/boxes in the park: ride Switch, Ollie/Nollie, Frontside 180, Backside 180, Noseroll/Switch Noseroll, Nosepress/Tailpress, 360, Standard grabs

TURNS
Carving tilting turn | Balancing the inside of the turn with body bend – increase edging angle with a steady pace – actively offsetting the external force
Carving upright | Continuous carved turns with an active, dynamic upward movement to release and change edge
・ Drift turn deep | Rhythmic continuous drift turns in medium steep terrain, deep snow and on moguls
・ Carving deep | Continuous carved turns with an active, dynamic downward movement to release and change edge
・ Short turns II | Short, rhythmic continuous drift turns with upward release in medium steep and steep terrain with short, dynamic edging in neutral riding posture

FREESTYLE ADVANCED – MEDIUM LINE
On middle kickers & advanced rails/boxes in the park: ride Switch, Ollie/Nollie, Frontside 180, Backside 180, Noseroll/Switch Noseroll, Nosepress/Tailpress, 360, Technical grabs

FREERIDE INTRODUCTION
First basics & entry in freeriding – Depending on the weather conditions and group dynamics

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Inclusive services

With our first-class inclusive services we would like to offer you a special experience:

Security in troubled times with the SkiLL® Covid Protect

SARS-CoV-2
Cancellation up to 1 day before arrival / lessons at ski & snowboard rental and all services of the snow sports school (happy kids & minis, private ski lessons, snowboard, freeride guiding, happynings) due to SARS-CoV-2 (illness, quarantine, border closure)
Days that are not used due to illness are free of charge (for all services of the ski & snowboard rental and the snow sports school)

General cancellation condition
Cancellation up to 7 days before arrival / lessons at ski & snowboard rental and all services of the snow sports school (Happy Kids & Minis, private ski lessons, snowboard, freeride guiding, happynings)

Processing fee
・ In the event of cancellation, we charge a processing fee of 50 euros

Further SARS-CoV-2 measures
・ Our own children’s restaurant only for our ski & snowboard school with staggered lunchtimes
Max. 10 people including the snow sports instructor per group *
Lots of space & no waiting times at the Wiesenegg practice area – we are the only snow sports school
・ All employees in the store & children’s restaurant work with mouth and nose protection, as well as all snow sports instructors if the minimum distance of 1 meter is not reached (e.g. in the children’s area)
・ Participation in snow sports lessons only for healthy people (no fever, cough). A runny nose is fine in children under the age of 10 with no other symptoms.
Spacious & heated waiting area in front of the store for check-in & advice in the event of a large crowd
・ Modern ventilation system in the store & children’s restaurant with 100% fresh air supply
・ Permanent disinfection of the entire store and children’s restaurant with modern UVC devices
Weekly PCR tests for SARS-CoV-2 of all employees & snow sports instructors
・ Please let us know if you have any symptoms. We treat this discreetly.

* For compelling reasons, this maximum number may be exceeded by 3 people at short notice

Snowboard lessons from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (3 hours) with a certified & experienced snowboard instructor – our snowboard instructors are among the best in the Salzburg region.

After 1 p.m. you can continue to practice what you have learned on the practice area, the area is open until 4 p.m.

We select the snowboard instructor for the groups according to ability, a „Anwärter“ is sufficient for beginners. Advanced and good snowboarders absolutely need a „Landes“ snowboard instructor, if you are very good at snowboarding, a „Staatlicher“ snowboard instructor is compulsory – this is the only way you can improve, as the snowboard instructor has the appropriate training.

Daily free VIP shuttle service in Saalbach Hinterglemm. We will pick you up at your accommodation and bring you back again:

0043/6541/6481

The beginners & practice area Wiesenegg is located directly at the ski school:

Zone A | Ski lift A11 + A12 | Slopes 11 + 13 + 78

・ Wieshoflift A11 for beginners (green & blue)
・ Mitteregglift A12 for advanced skiers (blue & red)
・ Direct access to the Saalbach Hinterglemm ski area
・ Children’s area with magic carpet & children’s club (indoor)
・ Ski bus stop no.14
・ Free parking
・ Free ride with the SkiLL Xpress
・ Free VIP shuttle service

We have sufficient daytime parking spaces for our customers directly at the ski school.
Free drinks at our instore organic wine bar (enjoy fine wines from the organic farm Lang in Austria)
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Award winner

SkiLL® – Sport shop & ski school of the year 2020
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SkiLL® | The first-class ski & snowboard experience in Saalbach Hinterglemm

SkiLL®
Wieshofweg 319
5753 Saalbach Hinterglemm
Austria

Info-Hotline: 0043/6541/20403
Daily 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Email: welcome@skill.at