Jon West, Author at Altitude Ski and Snowboard School in Gstaad

Jon West


Get to know Gstaad, Switzerland

We’re very excited to be launching our newest ski school in Gstaad

New Ski School in Gstaad

Altitude has a brand-new ski and snowboard school opening in Gstaad for the 2018-19 season.

Instructor Recruitment in Gstaad

We are looking to recruit some new instructors for the season 2018-19 in Gstaad.

Preparing for Ski School


Teaching kids to ski

To be a kids’ ski instructor you have to love working with kids. You can’t fake it - children are smart, they will quickly see through this and become disengaged.

Advanced tightening parallel turns

Our instructor Sam takes your parallel turns up a level with this advanced parallel turning tuition. In this lesson, we learn about tightening...

Christmas & New Year Kids Ski Groups

Take a look at what our group lessons for children and teenagers got up to over the holidays, and see if you can spot your star skier.

When should your kids learn to ski?

Children develop at different times physically and mentally and this can really dictate when the right time will be...