BE MORE COMPETITIVE WITH AN ESF COMPETITION COURSE

two courses during the school holidays

we offer excellent OPPORTUNITIES for your child to be more competitive in their skiing style

With the Competition Course, with ESF, your child 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, your child will enjoy learning how to ski the slalom gates and learn extra techniques to improve style, power and speed.

BRONZE AND GOLD STAR STAGE:  
This course prepares your child for the Bronze and GOld Star tests.
  • Level Required: Your child will need to have the 3rd star to enrol in the Bronze Star course and the Bronze Star to enrol in the Gold Star course.
  • Programme of the week: Mainly preparing your child for the next set of tests.
  • In preparation for the following: Passing the Flèche and the Chamois tests or the Ski Cross test within a week. 
  • Lift Pass required: Les Menuires.

COMPETITION COURSE:
The competition course allows your child to experience the slalom and giant slalom. Children are likely to also ski off piste during this course.
  • Level Required: Gold Star 
  • Programme of the week: Technical training to ski the gates of north the slalom and giant slalom
  • In preparation for the following: Passing the Flèche and the Chamois tests or of the Ski Cross test.
  • Lift Pass required: Les Menuires.
There is the possibility of having lunch with the instructor. Please register when in resort with the instructor.
BRONZE & GOLD - COMPETITION COURSE

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


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

6 day course-  BRONZE STAR
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • 3rd Star level required
  • Lift Pass for Les Menuires recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • In preparation to pass the Bronze Star 

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

Medal is included and presented on the Friday

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6 day course -  GOLD STAR
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€

  • Bronze Star level required
  • Lift Pass for Les Menuires recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • In preparation for the Gold Star, Flèche and Chamois race test.

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

Medal is included and presented on the Friday

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6 day course - CompEtition
From 9:15am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Gold Star required
  • Lift Pass for Les Menuires 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.

Medal is included and presented on the Friday

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6 day course - BRONZE STAR
From 9:00am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 5:00pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • 3rd Star level required
  • Lift Pass for Les Menuires recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • In preparation for the Bronze Star, Flèche and Chamois race test.

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

Medal is included and presented on the Friday

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6 day course - GOLD STAR
From 9:00am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 5:00pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Bronze Star level required
  • Lift Pass for Les Menuires recommended
  • Eat lunch with your instructor. Sign up in person with your instructor
  • In preparation for the Gold Star, Flèche and Chamois race test.

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

Medal is included and presented on the Friday

Book this lesson
6 day course - CompEtition
From 9:00am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 5:00pm, Sunday to Friday
All 6 days
344€
  • Gold Star required
  • Lift Pass for Les Menuires 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.

Medal is included and presented on the Friday

Children may have access to the off-piste ski area

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Question & Answer
What equipment does my child need for the competition course?
Tell the hire shop of your choice that your child will need suitable skis for competition and also ask for a helmet and back protector if possible.
Which Lift Pass is required for this course?
The Les Menuires / St Martin de Belleville lift pass.
Can my child pass the Flèche or the Chamois test? 
All students enrolled in the competition  course will participate in the various tests: Flèche, Chamois, and Skier Cross.
There is also an opportunity to enter the national ranking of skiers thanks to OPEN Points.
Can my child have lunch as well?
Your child can have lunch with his/her instructor. Please register the lunch in resort when meeting the instructor.
OUR EsF INSTRUCTOR SAYS...
'Accompanying the children all day allows us to exploit the ski area differently: all terrains and all snow. Whether your child is a beginner or a regular, we get the same enjoyment teaching them new aspects of competitive skiing'.
Suzie
ESF Instructor of Les Menuires