COMPETITION COURSES FOR TEENAGERS THAT WANT TO PUSH THEMSELVES TO THE LIMIT

two courses during the school holidays

COME DOWN THE SLOPES AND THROUGH THE GATES. BETTER NEVER STOPS!

With the Competition Course, with ESF, you will learn the aspects required to pass the relevant tests as well as how to compete with other skiers. Although there is no pressure involved, you will enjoy learning how to ski the slalom gates and learn extra techniques to improve style, power and speed.

BRONZE STAR COURSE:  
This course prepares you for the Bronze Star tests.
  • Level Required: 3rd star level
  • Programme of the week: Mainly preparing you for the Bronze tests.

GOLD STAR COURSE:  
Level Required: Bronze Star
Programme of the week: Making corrections in technique to prepare for the Slalom and passing the test of the Flèche and Chamois tests or Ski Cross according to the conditions. 

COMPETITION COURSE:
The competition course allows you to experience the slalom and giant slalom. You are likely to also ski off piste during this course.
  • Level Required: Gold Star 
  • Programme of the week: Technical training with correction to ski the gates of the slalom and giant slalom. In preparation for the Flèche and Chamois tests.

In the competition course students are likely to ski off piste on safe slopes with an ESF instructor.

compEtition COURSE
Bronze Star, Gold Star and Competition Course levels

This course is offered during the school holidays, Christmas, February and Spring.

To see the details of these courses, you can change your week of stay.


During your stay, you can book a group ski lesson for you or your teenager.

6 DAY COURSE - bronze STAR
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and from 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Level required: 3rd Star
  • Les Menuires lift pass recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • Prepare for the test of the Bronze Star 

Ski equipment, clothing, lift pass, lunch and insurance not included.

Medal included and is presented on the Friday

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6 day course - gold star
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and from 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Level required: Bronze Star
  • Les Menuires lift pass recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • Prepare for the test of the Gold Star, Flèche and Chamois tests

Ski equipment, clothing, lift pass, lunch and insurance not included.

Medal included and is presented on the Friday

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6 day course - Competition
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and from 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Level required: Gold Star
  • "Les Menuires lift pass recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • Flèche & Chamois tests included

Ski equipment, clothing, lift pass, lunch and insurance not included.

Children may have access to the off-piste ski area

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6 day course - bronze star
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and from 1:30pm to 5:00pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Level required: 3rd Star
  • Les Menuires lift pass recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • Prepare for the test of the Bronze Star 

Ski equipment, clothing, lift pass, lunch and insurance not included.

Medal included and is presented on the Friday

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6 day course - gold star
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and from 1:30pm to 5:00pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Level required: Bronze Star
  • Les Menuires lift pass recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • Prepare for the test of the Gold Star, Flèche and Chamois tests

Ski equipment, clothing, lift pass, lunch and insurance not included.

Medal included and is presented on the Friday

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6 day course - Competition
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and from 1:30pm to 5:00pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Level required: Gold Star
  • "Les Menuires lift pass recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • Flèche & Chamois tests included

Ski equipment, clothing, lift pass, lunch and insurance not included.

Children may have access to the off-piste ski area

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F.A.Q.
What equipment and clothes do I need for the Competition course?
Tell the hire shop of your choice to select skis suitable for competition and also the protective equipment for racing through gates (competition only)
Which lift pass package do I need?
The lift pass of Les Menuires / Saint Martin de Belleville
Could I pass the Flèche and Chamois tests?
All students enrolled in the Competition course will participate in the various tests: Flèche, Chamois, Rocket and Ski Cross.
There is a possibility to enter the national ranking of skiers thanks to OPEN Points.
our esf instructor says...
'The competition course is packed with information, technique advice, tests and solid race style skiing that all youngsters  of 3rd Star level and above will love. The satisfaction of seeing teenagers improve and have the desire to push their limits is amazing'.
Mathieu
An ESF Les Menuires Instructor