The Altitude Team

We love teaching skiing and snowboarding. Our international team includes native English speaking instructors and instructors from all around the world (who also speak English fluently plus many other languages!). All of our team understand and appreciate the need for a quality service to be delivered.

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Alex McRobb

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

10th Season in Verbier

What I love about instructing is the contact with people, the exchange of experiences and the learning relationship that is established.

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Sam Goodlass

BASI 4, BASI Examiner

12th Season in Verbier

I am team blue through and through! The company has become a family to me, offered me fantastic progression and great support.

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Caitlin Miller

BASI 2, Altitude Camps Leader

9th Season in Verbier

I can’t wait to see my clients again and further their skills! I love the connection I have between the kids in summer and also the winter.

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Remy Guillaume Gentil

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, PSIA L3, NATIONAL FRANCAIS

13th Season in Verbier

I love the variety of teaching Skiing, Cross Country, Snowboard, Snow Shoeing, Telemarketing, Off piste…

EN, SP, FR

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Jon West

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

24th Season in Verbier

I am so lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many lovely people. Jon also plays guitar with the Snowdrifters.

 

EN, SP

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EMILY POCOCK
SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, BASI EXAMINER, NZSIA EXAMINER

6th Season in Verbier

What I love most about instructing is sharing my passion for skiing and the mountains with my clients. I love helping people to improve and achieve their goals, whilst always having fun. 

EN, FR

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Adam Russell

BASI 4 TEACH, ISIA, INTERNATIONAL MOUNTAIN SAFETY

11th Season in Verbier

My fondest memories have been on big powder days in Verbier skiing with friends. We are spoilt here with such incredible off piste terrain!

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Alvaro Baquero

BASI 3 ISIA

4th Season in Verbier

Be it kids, teenagers, adults beginners or experienced skiers every person is unique and figuring out how to reach each one of them is the challenge.

 EN, SP

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MARINA MOLNAR

ARGENTINIAN TRAINER & DEMO TEAM

1st Season in Verbier

Merina trains and examines Argentinian ski instructors. She has been skiing since she was a child and loves to help all levels of skiers to improve and enjoy the mountains.

EN, SP, PT

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Chris Hulands

BASI 4 Teach, ISIA

10th Season in Verbier

Skiing is my number one passion and to have the chance to share that passion with people from all over the world is a dream job.

EN, 

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Matilda Weihs

BASI 3 Teach, Level 3 Mountain Safety

4th Season in Verbier

Matilda is a happy soul and brings energy and enthusiasm to all of her lessons. She also teaches Swedish at the local international school.

EN, SV, FR

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Sophie Wright

BASI 3 TEACH, MOUNTAIN SAFETY, RACE COACH

4nd Season in Verbier

Sophie has been in Verbier for 4 seasons and is a very caring and fun instructor. She is also an experienced Verbier Nanny.

EN, 

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Martina Corsand

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, PSIA L3

13th Season in Verbier

It’s part of who I am, teaching is my life and it makes me so happy. It is such a great feeling to see people improving.

EN, SP, FR

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Victoria Frego

AADIDES Level 2, X-Ski Racer

2nd Season in Verbier

I’m joining Altitude because I love the team, and the really relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Verbier is soo beautiful!

EN, SP, IT

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Alejandro Hernandez

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL

8th Season in Verbier

Alejandro is a skier and aspirant guide and loves to share his passions with you.

EN, SP, PT, GE

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James Rodgers

BASI 2 , LEVEL 3 Mountain safety

11th Season in Verbier

I started skiing quite late in life and feel I have empathy with my clients and the difficulties they face when trying to improve their skiing.

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Benoit Vidotto

Swiss Brevet Federal

2nd Season in Verbier

I aim to create positive lasting memories, offering the best service, tailored to your needs and goals. In the summer I love to hunt waves all over the world.

EN, FR, 

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Vincent Denaud

SWISS LEVEL 3 PATENT

17th Season in Verbier

I’m a wood worker, I walk a lot in the mountains to collect wood to turn into something artistic. I really love being outside into the wild.

EN, FR

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MADS RAYNER

BASI 3 ISIA

8th Season in Verbier

I love working outdoors and the problem-solving challenge you get when analysing ski performance, trying to work out what needs to change to make the movements better.

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MATTHEW LEUVERINK

NZSIA 3

1st Season in Verbier

A talented skier, boarder and freestyle skier.  Matthew has teaching experience in both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere.

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Harry Steel

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

15th Season in Verbier

It is such an amazing opportunity to share this great sport with so many different people of all ages and from all around the world.

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Yves Guyot

Swiss Brevet Federal

20 Season in Verbier

Yves is one of the directors of Altitude and has been teaching skiing in the peak weeks for over 20 years in Verbier.

EN, GE, FR, RU

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CATALINA FREGONESE

AADIDESS Level 3

2nd Season in Verbier

She loves spending his time in deep powder guiding our clients around the amazing terrain of the 4 Vallees.

EN, SP, PT

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PEIO PETERS

BASI 3 ISIA

4th Season in Verbier

I have been skiing in Verbier since I was a child and this place never stops giving.. its simply an amazing place to have a ski holiday.

EN, NL

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Pierre Hospital

Norwegian 3, ISIA

2nd Season in Verbier

Pierre is a French ski instructor & snowboard instructor, chef and all round great guy.  His calm approach helps to install confidence in his students.

EN, FR

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Matilda Nordin

Norwegian 3 ski instructor

2nd Season in Verbier

It’s a real privilege to share my passion, and to see the confidence and skills of my students build up. It brings me a lot of joy!

EN, SV

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Caren Peludero

AADIDES Level 3

2nd Season in Verbier

Observing the joy on my students faces as we explore the mountain is the most rewarding experience I can have.

EN, SP, PT

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OSCAR MORTENSEN

BASI 2

2nd Season in Verbier

To see my clients achieve new goals and to help them have lots of fun on the mountains is truly rewarding.

EN,

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Nicole Brandli

PSIA 2

1st Season in Verbier

Nicole is a very patient Swiss and American ski instructor who has experience teaching in Aspen, USA. She is also a qualified specialist children’s ski instructor.

EN, FR

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VICTORIA BONDESKOV NIELSEN

BASI 2

2nd Season in Verbier

To see people achieve new skills which allows them to explore the mountains in a new way is truly rewarding.

EN

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Rikard Lund

Swiss Patent

10th Season in Verbier

Rikard is a spiritual soul who has been teaching for Altitude for more than 15 years (on and off).

EN, SV

Ski Instructor Verbier

Tamara Koehler

German DSV qualified ski coach

8th Season in Verbier

Ski instructor Tamara is a friendly and patient ski trainer.  In the summer she manages our Verbier Festival Junior Orchestra camp.

EN, GE

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Gina Laufer

German Qualified Ski Instructor

1st Season in Verbier

Gina is a very patient ski instructor with experience teaching children in many different sports. She is a very popular Children’s ski instructor.

EN, DE

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Sara Larson

BASI 2

2nd Season in Verbier

To see people achieve new skills which allows them to explore the mountains in a new way is truly rewarding.

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Will Redfearn

NZSIA 2

4th Season in Verbier

He loves spending his time in deep powder on his days off, and teaching clients to improve their skiing around the amazing terrain of the 4 Vallees.  EN

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Patrick West

BASI 3 Technical

2nd Season in Verbier

An experienced instructor with a Degree in Outdoor Education.  When not teaching skiing Patrick works as a Freelance outdoor instructor

EN, 

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LOUIS WIART

NZSIA 2

1st Season in Verbier

The clients’ smiles after a good day on the mountain make me feel very proud.

EN,FR

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Magnus Agerholm

CSIA 2 Ski Instructor

2nd Season in Verbier

Magnus is a fun a dynamic ski instructor, fresh from completing our level 3 instructor training course in Verbier. He’s great with both children and adults.

EN, DK

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Thomas Desrues-Brytygier

CSIA 2

2nd Season in Verbier

Thomas is an English and French speaking instructor from Denmark. He loves spending his time in deep powder on his days off, and teaching clients to improve their skiing around the amazing terrain of Verbier.

EN, DK

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Juraj Badin

Swiss Brevet Federal, Apul A

12th Season in Zermatt

After 11 seasons in Zermatt, it’s my home from home. I enjoy teaching all abilities, from guests looking to make their first turns through to experienced instructors looking to reach new heights.

EN, RU, GE

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Jack Jennings

NZSIA 2 SKI INSTRUCTOR

3rd Season in Zermatt

I love nothing more than passing on my knowledge and passion for skiing. I always aim for my guests to remember me long after their final run, as the person that made their experience special.

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David Roberts

BASI 2 SKI INSTRUCTOR

2nd Season in Zermatt

As a year round resident of Zermatt, I love all things Alpine. Getting to share this love with others means I have the best job in the world.

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Nikola Badin Sebkova

Swiss Brevet Federal Instructor

12th Season in Zermatt

Nikola loves to share her passion for skiing. Furthering technique, and increasing confidence is soo important, whilst making sure everyone has fun, and leaves with a smile on their face!

EN, RU, GE

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Jan Burri

Swiss Snowsports Instructor

2nd Season in Zermatt

My love for snowsports has led me to my dream job here in Zermatt. I will improve your skills and increase your confidence, leading to fun and rewarding days on the slopes.”

EN, GE, FR, CH

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WIL WILLIS

BASI 3 Technical and Mountain Safety - X GB World Cup Mogul Skier

8th Season in Zermatt

My passion for skiing and what it has offered me has shaped me as an individual. I have lived and ski teached in Zermatt for eight years and have consistently provided the best service and experience to my clients.

EN, FR, GE 

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Louis Harvey Wood

BASI 2

2nd Season in Zermatt

I love to have fun and enjoy the mountains with my clients.  I work as a chef and a sports coach in the summer time. I am also pursuing an education at Loughborough University in Sports Science and Engineering.

EN, FR, 

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Greg Giles

BASI 2 Snowboard

4th Season in Zermatt

Greg lives in Zermatt year round and when not teaching Snowboarding he also works as a freelance Chef.  His goal is always to put a smile on your face, and share his passion of the mountains.

EN, GE

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Lisa Gori

BASI 2

1st Season in Zermatt

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Jason Mackinnon

BASI SKI INSTRUCTOR - RACE COACH - Speaks English

My goal is to share my love of Winter sports with all guests I meet. By guiding them to their own success we’ll create memories along the way.

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Dean Richardo

CSIA 2, Speaks English and Dutch

I always aim to provide a fun and stress-free learning environment for my guests, by being calm and attentive.

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Chloe Keijzer

NZSIA 2, Speaks English

I love to have lots of fun and my goal as a ski instructor is for the guests to get the absolute most out of their ski lesson whatever that may be.

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Magnus Rasmussen

Ski Instructor speaking English and Danish

I love to have lots of fun and my goal as a ski instructor is for the guests to get the absolute most out of their ski lesson whatever that may be.

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Benoit Vidotto

Swiss Snowsports Level 2 Snowboard and Ski Instructor, Speaks English and French

I am friendly and easy going and I really adapt my lesson to the guest needs. It is essential for me that the guest is having a good time and to feel they have improved.

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Aksel Helms

BSI 2, Speaks English and Swedish

I love to have lots of fun and my goal as a ski instructor is for the guests to get the absolute most out of their ski lesson whatever that may be.

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Nikolaj Elding

Ski Instructor Speaking English and Danish

I love to teach children and adults how to improve their skiing technique, whilst always keeping the lessons fun and challenging.

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Janna Sell

German DSV Ski and Snowboard Instructor

I love to teach guests how to improve their technique, whilst being a fun, and motivating instructor.

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Olivia Storey

SSSA DISABLED SPORTS SPECIALIST, SSSA ASPIRANT, JUGEND UND SPORT LEITER 3

As a trained physiotherapist she’s especially enthusiastic teaching people with different conditions. Alongside the “normal” skiteaching, Olivia works for PluSport, the national body of disabled sports in Switzerland, organising ski camps.

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Ellie Tregoning

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2

Ellie works hard to make sure everyone is at ease and having the best possible time on skis, enabling them to achieve their goals whatever they may be. Having taken up ski racing whilst at university, Ellie is now working towards her Level 3 ISIA.

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Gareth Price

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2, LEVEL 3 MOUNTAIN SAFETY, PSIA LEVEL 2

Gareth is qualified in both the British and American systems and is continually adding to his knowledge and experience to ensure he provides coaching specifically geared to the client’s needs and personal goals.

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Jo Whiting

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2 BASI LEVEL 2 SNOWBOARD

Jo is a dual qualified Ski and Snowboard instructor. She thoroughly enjoys seeing a beginner make their first controlled turns, and also refining techniques for those who have been on the snow previously.

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Anna Brandt

LANDESSCHILEHRER

Anna loves to teach all levels and abilities but especially loves the opportunity to work with adults and develop their skiing, all while creating a great learning atmosphere.

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Ben Patrick

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 3 ISIA, ISIA LEVEL 3 TEACHER, CSCF 1, ALPINE COACH LEVEL 2

Qualified through both the British and Irish instructor systems, Ben is continually training to develop both his teaching and technical skills to ensure that his clients receive the best possible experience from their lessons.

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Michael Cowen

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 3, ISIA BASI LEVEL 2 ADAPTIVE

He has previously worked in Italy and Austria and has been with Altitude in Grindelwald and Wengen since 2009/10. Mike is also a qualified adaptive instructor (teaching skiers with disabilities).

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James Caley

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 3 ISIA

James is a patient and calm teacher who loves to share his enthusiasm for skiing, see people achieve their goals and enjoy this stunning location.

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Steve Biggs

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2

He enjoys teaching all ages, although in particular children, and loves seeing and helping people progress towards and reach their goals, no matter what it requires or how long it takes!

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Beau de Vries

Qualified Dutch and English speaking Ski Instructor - Landes 1

I realise i am very lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many amazing people.

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Maxime Keller

Qualified French and English speaking Ski Instructor

I have been teaching skiing in lots of fantastic ski resorts in Australia, Canada and Switzerland.  I love to share my passion of skiing and help people to learn more about the sport. 

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Jon West

BASI 4, Swiss Federal Qualified Ski Instructor

I realise i am very lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many lovely people.

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Lage Dokken

Qualified English, Danish, & Swedish Speaking Ski and Cross Country Skiing Instructor

I have been teaching skiing for 4 seasons and I really love helping people to improve and enjoy their holiday in Andermatt

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Torje Lien Kolbu

Qualified English, Danish, Swedish Speaking Ski and Snowboard Instructor

I love teaching snowboarding and skiing in Andermatt.  This is such an amazing resort, with wonderful clients and some amazing terrain.

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Alex McRobb

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

10th Season in Verbier

What I love about instructing is the contact with people, the exchange of experiences and the learning relationship that is established.

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Sam Goodlass

BASI 4, BASI Examiner

12th Season in Verbier

I am team blue through and through! The company has become a family to me, offered me fantastic progression and great support.

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Caitlin Miller

BASI 2, Altitude Camps Leader

9th Season in Verbier

I can’t wait to see my clients again and further their skills! I love the connection I have between the kids in summer and also the winter.

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Remy Guillaume Gentil

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, PSIA L3, NATIONAL FRANCAIS

13th Season in Verbier

I love the variety of teaching Skiing, Cross Country, Snowboard, Snow Shoeing, Telemarketing, Off piste…

EN, SP, FR

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Jon West

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

24th Season in Verbier

I am so lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many lovely people. Jon also plays guitar with the Snowdrifters.

 

EN, SP

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EMILY POCOCK
SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, BASI EXAMINER, NZSIA EXAMINER

6th Season in Verbier

What I love most about instructing is sharing my passion for skiing and the mountains with my clients. I love helping people to improve and achieve their goals, whilst always having fun. 

EN, FR

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Alvaro Baquero

BASI 3 ISIA

4th Season in Verbier

Be it kids, teenagers, adults beginners or experienced skiers every person is unique and figuring out how to reach each one of them is the challenge.

 

 

 EN, SP

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Adam Russell

BASI 4 TEACH, ISIA, INTERNATIONAL MOUNTAIN SAFETY

11th Season in Verbier

My fondest memories have been on big powder days in Verbier skiing with friends. We are spoilt here with such incredible off piste terrain!

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Alex McRobb

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

10th Season in Verbier

What I love about instructing is the contact with people, the exchange of experiences and the learning relationship that is established.

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Sam Goodlass

BASI 4, BASI Examiner

12th Season in Verbier

I am team blue through and through! The company has become a family to me, offered me fantastic progression and great support.

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Caitlin Miller

BASI 2, Altitude Camps Leader

9th Season in Verbier

I can’t wait to see my clients again and further their skills! I love the connection I have between the kids in summer and also the winter.

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Remy Guillaume Gentil

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, PSIA L3, NATIONAL FRANCAIS

13th Season in Verbier

I love the variety of teaching Skiing, Cross Country, Snowboard, Snow Shoeing, Telemarketing, Off piste…

EN, SP, FR

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Jon West

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

24th Season in Verbier

I am so lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many lovely people. Jon also plays guitar with the Snowdrifters.

 

EN, SP

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EMILY POCOCK
SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, BASI EXAMINER, NZSIA EXAMINER

6th Season in Verbier

What I love most about instructing is sharing my passion for skiing and the mountains with my clients. I love helping people to improve and achieve their goals, whilst always having fun. 

EN, FR

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Adam Russell

BASI 4 TEACH, ISIA, INTERNATIONAL MOUNTAIN SAFETY

11th Season in Verbier

My fondest memories have been on big powder days in Verbier skiing with friends. We are spoilt here with such incredible off piste terrain!

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Alvaro Baquero

BASI 3 ISIA

4th Season in Verbier

Be it kids, teenagers, adults beginners or experienced skiers every person is unique and figuring out how to reach each one of them is the challenge.

 EN, SP

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MARINA MOLNAR

ARGENTINIAN TRAINER & DEMO TEAM

1st Season in Verbier

Merina trains and examines Argentinian ski instructors. She has been skiing since she was a child and loves to help all levels of skiers to improve and enjoy the mountains.

EN, SP, PT

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Chris Hulands

BASI 4 Teach, ISIA

10th Season in Verbier

Skiing is my number one passion and to have the chance to share that passion with people from all over the world is a dream job.

EN, 

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Matilda Weihs

BASI 3 Teach, Level 3 Mountain Safety

4th Season in Verbier

Matilda is a happy soul and brings energy and enthusiasm to all of her lessons. She also teaches Swedish at the local international school.

EN, SV, FR

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Sophie Wright

BASI 3 TEACH, MOUNTAIN SAFETY, RACE COACH

4nd Season in Verbier

Sophie has been in Verbier for 4 seasons and is a very caring and fun instructor. She is also an experienced Verbier Nanny.

EN, 

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Martina Corsand

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, PSIA L3

13th Season in Verbier

It’s part of who I am, teaching is my life and it makes me so happy. It is such a great feeling to see people improving.

EN, SP, FR

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Victoria Frego

AADIDES Level 2, X-Ski Racer

2nd Season in Verbier

I’m joining Altitude because I love the team, and the really relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Verbier is soo beautiful!

EN, SP, IT

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Alejandro Hernandez

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL

8th Season in Verbier

Alejandro is a skier and aspirant guide and loves to share his passions with you.

EN, SP, PT, GE

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James Rodgers

BASI 2 , LEVEL 3 Mountain safety

11th Season in Verbier

I started skiing quite late in life and feel I have empathy with my clients and the difficulties they face when trying to improve their skiing.

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Benoit Vidotto

Swiss Brevet Federal

2nd Season in Verbier

I aim to create positive lasting memories, offering the best service, tailored to your needs and goals. In the summer I love to hunt waves all over the world.

EN, FR, 

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Vincent Denaud

SWISS LEVEL 3 PATENT

17th Season in Verbier

I’m a wood worker, I walk a lot in the mountains to collect wood to turn into something artistic. I really love being outside into the wild.

EN, FR

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MADS RAYNER

BASI 3 ISIA

8th Season in Verbier

I love working outdoors and the problem-solving challenge you get when analysing ski performance, trying to work out what needs to change to make the movements better.

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MATTHEW LEUVERINK

NZSIA 3

1st Season in Verbier

A talented skier, boarder and freestyle skier.  Matthew has teaching experience in both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere.

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Harry Steel

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

15th Season in Verbier

It is such an amazing opportunity to share this great sport with so many different people of all ages and from all around the world.

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Yves Guyot

Swiss Brevet Federal

20 Season in Verbier

Yves is one of the directors of Altitude and has been teaching skiing in the peak weeks for over 20 years in Verbier.

EN, GE, FR, RU

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CATALINA FREGONESE

AADIDESS Level 3

2nd Season in Verbier

She loves spending his time in deep powder guiding our clients around the amazing terrain of the 4 Vallees.

EN, SP, PT

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PEIO PETERS

BASI 3 ISIA

4th Season in Verbier

I have been skiing in Verbier since I was a child and this place never stops giving.. its simply an amazing place to have a ski holiday.

EN, NL

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Pierre Hospital

Norwegian 3, ISIA

2nd Season in Verbier

Pierre is a French ski instructor & snowboard instructor, chef and all round great guy.  His calm approach helps to install confidence in his students.

EN, FR

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Matilda Nordin

Norwegian 3 ski instructor

2nd Season in Verbier

It’s a real privilege to share my passion, and to see the confidence and skills of my students build up. It brings me a lot of joy!

EN, SV

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Caren Peludero

AADIDES Level 3

2nd Season in Verbier

Observing the joy on my students faces as we explore the mountain is the most rewarding experience I can have.

EN, SP, PT

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OSCAR MORTENSEN

BASI 2

2nd Season in Verbier

To see my clients achieve new goals and to help them have lots of fun on the mountains is truly rewarding.

EN,

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Nicole Brandli

PSIA 2

1st Season in Verbier

Nicole is a very patient Swiss and American ski instructor who has experience teaching in Aspen, USA. She is also a qualified specialist children’s ski instructor.

EN, FR

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VICTORIA BONDESKOV NIELSEN

BASI 2

2nd Season in Verbier

To see people achieve new skills which allows them to explore the mountains in a new way is truly rewarding.

EN

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Rikard Lund

Swiss Patent

10th Season in Verbier

Rikard is a spiritual soul who has been teaching for Altitude for more than 15 years (on and off).

EN, SV

Ski Instructor Verbier

Tamara Koehler

German DSV qualified ski coach

8th Season in Verbier

Ski instructor Tamara is a friendly and patient ski trainer.  In the summer she manages our Verbier Festival Junior Orchestra camp.

EN, GE

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Gina Laufer

German Qualified Ski Instructor

1st Season in Verbier

Gina is a very patient ski instructor with experience teaching children in many different sports. She is a very popular Children’s ski instructor.

EN, DE

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Sara Larson

BASI 2

2nd Season in Verbier

To see people achieve new skills which allows them to explore the mountains in a new way is truly rewarding.

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Will Redfearn

NZSIA 2

4th Season in Verbier

He loves spending his time in deep powder on his days off, and teaching clients to improve their skiing around the amazing terrain of the 4 Vallees.  EN

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Patrick West

BASI 3 Technical

2nd Season in Verbier

An experienced instructor with a Degree in Outdoor Education.  When not teaching skiing Patrick works as a Freelance outdoor instructor

EN, 

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LOUIS WIART

NZSIA 2

1st Season in Verbier

The clients’ smiles after a good day on the mountain make me feel very proud.

EN,FR

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Magnus Agerholm

CSIA 2 Ski Instructor

2nd Season in Verbier

Magnus is a fun a dynamic ski instructor, fresh from completing our level 3 instructor training course in Verbier. He’s great with both children and adults.

EN, DK

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Thomas Desrues-Brytygier

CSIA 2

2nd Season in Verbier

Thomas is an English and French speaking instructor from Denmark. He loves spending his time in deep powder on his days off, and teaching clients to improve their skiing around the amazing terrain of Verbier.

EN, DK

Zermatt
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Juraj Badin

Swiss Brevet Federal, Apul A

12th Season in Zermatt

After 11 seasons in Zermatt, it’s my home from home. I enjoy teaching all abilities, from guests looking to make their first turns through to experienced instructors looking to reach new heights.

EN, RU, GE

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Jack Jennings

NZSIA 2 SKI INSTRUCTOR

3rd Season in Zermatt

I love nothing more than passing on my knowledge and passion for skiing. I always aim for my guests to remember me long after their final run, as the person that made their experience special.

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David Roberts

BASI 2 SKI INSTRUCTOR

2nd Season in Zermatt

As a year round resident of Zermatt, I love all things Alpine. Getting to share this love with others means I have the best job in the world.

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Nikola Badin Sebkova

Swiss Brevet Federal Instructor

12th Season in Zermatt

Nikola loves to share her passion for skiing. Furthering technique, and increasing confidence is soo important, whilst making sure everyone has fun, and leaves with a smile on their face!

EN, RU, GE

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Jan Burri

Swiss Snowsports Instructor

2nd Season in Zermatt

My love for snowsports has led me to my dream job here in Zermatt. I will improve your skills and increase your confidence, leading to fun and rewarding days on the slopes.”

EN, GE, FR, CH

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WIL WILLIS

BASI 3 Technical and Mountain Safety - X GB World Cup Mogul Skier

8th Season in Zermatt

My passion for skiing and what it has offered me has shaped me as an individual. I have lived and ski teached in Zermatt for eight years and have consistently provided the best service and experience to my clients.

EN, FR, GE 

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Louis Harvey Wood

BASI 2

2nd Season in Zermatt

I love to have fun and enjoy the mountains with my clients.  I work as a chef and a sports coach in the summer time. I am also pursuing an education at Loughborough University in Sports Science and Engineering.

EN, FR, 

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Greg Giles

BASI 2 Snowboard

4th Season in Zermatt

Greg lives in Zermatt year round and when not teaching Snowboarding he also works as a freelance Chef.  His goal is always to put a smile on your face, and share his passion of the mountains.

EN, GE

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Lisa Gori

BASI 2

1st Season in Zermatt

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Jason Mackinnon

BASI SKI INSTRUCTOR - RACE COACH - Speaks English

My goal is to share my love of Winter sports with all guests I meet. By guiding them to their own success we’ll create memories along the way.

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Dean Richardo

CSIA 2, Speaks English and Dutch

I always aim to provide a fun and stress-free learning environment for my guests, by being calm and attentive.

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Chloe Keijzer

NZSIA 2, Speaks English

I love to have lots of fun and my goal as a ski instructor is for the guests to get the absolute most out of their ski lesson whatever that may be.

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Magnus Rasmussen

Ski Instructor speaking English and Danish

I love to have lots of fun and my goal as a ski instructor is for the guests to get the absolute most out of their ski lesson whatever that may be.

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Benoit Vidotto

Swiss Snowsports Level 2 Snowboard and Ski Instructor, Speaks English and French

I am friendly and easy going and I really adapt my lesson to the guest needs. It is essential for me that the guest is having a good time and to feel they have improved.

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Aksel Helms

BSI 2, Speaks English and Swedish

I love to have lots of fun and my goal as a ski instructor is for the guests to get the absolute most out of their ski lesson whatever that may be.

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Nikolaj Elding

Ski Instructor Speaking English and Danish

I love to teach children and adults how to improve their skiing technique, whilst always keeping the lessons fun and challenging.

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Janna Sell

German DSV Ski and Snowboard Instructor

I love to teach guests how to improve their technique, whilst being a fun, and motivating instructor.

Grindelwald / Wengen
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Olivia Storey

SSSA DISABLED SPORTS SPECIALIST, SSSA ASPIRANT, JUGEND UND SPORT LEITER 3

As a trained physiotherapist she’s especially enthusiastic teaching people with different conditions. Alongside the “normal” skiteaching, Olivia works for PluSport, the national body of disabled sports in Switzerland, organising ski camps.

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Ellie Tregoning

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2

Ellie works hard to make sure everyone is at ease and having the best possible time on skis, enabling them to achieve their goals whatever they may be. Having taken up ski racing whilst at university, Ellie is now working towards her Level 3 ISIA.

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Gareth Price

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2, LEVEL 3 MOUNTAIN SAFETY, PSIA LEVEL 2

Gareth is qualified in both the British and American systems and is continually adding to his knowledge and experience to ensure he provides coaching specifically geared to the client’s needs and personal goals.

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Jo Whiting

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2 BASI LEVEL 2 SNOWBOARD

Jo is a dual qualified Ski and Snowboard instructor. She thoroughly enjoys seeing a beginner make their first controlled turns, and also refining techniques for those who have been on the snow previously.

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Anna Brandt

LANDESSCHILEHRER

Anna loves to teach all levels and abilities but especially loves the opportunity to work with adults and develop their skiing, all while creating a great learning atmosphere.

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Ben Patrick

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 3 ISIA, ISIA LEVEL 3 TEACHER, CSCF 1, ALPINE COACH LEVEL 2

Qualified through both the British and Irish instructor systems, Ben is continually training to develop both his teaching and technical skills to ensure that his clients receive the best possible experience from their lessons.

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Michael Cowen

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 3, ISIA BASI LEVEL 2 ADAPTIVE

He has previously worked in Italy and Austria and has been with Altitude in Grindelwald and Wengen since 2009/10. Mike is also a qualified adaptive instructor (teaching skiers with disabilities).

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James Caley

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 3 ISIA

James is a patient and calm teacher who loves to share his enthusiasm for skiing, see people achieve their goals and enjoy this stunning location.

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Steve Biggs

BASI ALPINE LEVEL 2

He enjoys teaching all ages, although in particular children, and loves seeing and helping people progress towards and reach their goals, no matter what it requires or how long it takes!

Andermatt
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Beau de Vries

Qualified Dutch and English speaking Ski Instructor - Landes 1

I realise i am very lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many amazing people.

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Maxime Keller

Qualified French and English speaking Ski Instructor

I have been teaching skiing in lots of fantastic ski resorts in Australia, Canada and Switzerland.  I love to share my passion of skiing and help people to learn more about the sport. 

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Jon West

BASI 4, Swiss Federal Qualified Ski Instructor

I realise i am very lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many lovely people.

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Lage Dokken

Qualified English, Danish, & Swedish Speaking Ski and Cross Country Skiing Instructor

I have been teaching skiing for 4 seasons and I really love helping people to improve and enjoy their holiday in Andermatt

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Torje Lien Kolbu

Qualified English, Danish, Swedish Speaking Ski and Snowboard Instructor

I love teaching snowboarding and skiing in Andermatt.  This is such an amazing resort, with wonderful clients and some amazing terrain.

St. Moritz
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Alex McRobb

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

10th Season in Verbier

What I love about instructing is the contact with people, the exchange of experiences and the learning relationship that is established.

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Sam Goodlass

BASI 4, BASI Examiner

12th Season in Verbier

I am team blue through and through! The company has become a family to me, offered me fantastic progression and great support.

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Caitlin Miller

BASI 2, Altitude Camps Leader

9th Season in Verbier

I can’t wait to see my clients again and further their skills! I love the connection I have between the kids in summer and also the winter.

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Remy Guillaume Gentil

SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, PSIA L3, NATIONAL FRANCAIS

13th Season in Verbier

I love the variety of teaching Skiing, Cross Country, Snowboard, Snow Shoeing, Telemarketing, Off piste…

EN, SP, FR

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Jon West

Swiss Brevet Federal, BASI 4

24th Season in Verbier

I am so lucky to live in such amazing place and to share this sport with so many lovely people. Jon also plays guitar with the Snowdrifters.

 

EN, SP

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EMILY POCOCK
SWISS BREVET FEDERAL, BASI EXAMINER, NZSIA EXAMINER

6th Season in Verbier

What I love most about instructing is sharing my passion for skiing and the mountains with my clients. I love helping people to improve and achieve their goals, whilst always having fun. 

EN, FR

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Alvaro Baquero

BASI 3 ISIA

4th Season in Verbier

Be it kids, teenagers, adults beginners or experienced skiers every person is unique and figuring out how to reach each one of them is the challenge.

 

 

 EN, SP

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Adam Russell

BASI 4 TEACH, ISIA, INTERNATIONAL MOUNTAIN SAFETY

11th Season in Verbier

My fondest memories have been on big powder days in Verbier skiing with friends. We are spoilt here with such incredible off piste terrain!

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