Gloucester Ski & Snowboard Centre
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Learn to Ride

Lesson Overview

Lesson Snowboard Level Location Description
Taster (Snowboard Level 1) A All Slopes Exit 1 An introduction to snowboarding for complete beginners. This lesson introduces you to the equipment, basic movements, stance and your first ever runs
Snowboard Level 2 B All Slopes Exit 1 A focus on the fundamentals of speed control using and balance using both side of the board and an introduction to the lift
Snowboard Level 3 C All Slopes Exit 2 Introduction to turning using the sideslip and developing the falling leaf
Snowboard Level 4 D All Slopes Exit 3 Introduction to turning in the "fall line" on both sides of the board
Snowboard Level 5 E All Slopes Exit 3 Introduction to turning out of the "fall line" on both sides of the board
Snowboard Level 6 F All Slopes Introduction to C shaped turns and improving on turning in to and out of the fall line
Learn To Snowboard Package A-F All Slopes The complete course split over 6 sessions taking you from a complete beginner to our recreational standard and conqouering all our slopes
Learn to Snowboard Day A-D All Slopes 5 Hours of snowboarding with 3 breaks to give you a crash course in to the sport
Snowboard Camp A-F All Slopes 7.5 Hours of snowboarding split in over 3 sessions to give you a crash course in to the sport
Private Lesson A-F All Slopes Want a private lesson personalised to your needs? Have a specific goal in mind? Then this is for you

Lesson Breakdown

Lesson Minimum Age Ski Level Price Duration
Junior Adult
Taster (Snowboard Level 1) 10+ A £29 £35 1 Hour Book Now
Snowboard Level 2 10+ B £29 £35 1 Hour Book Now
Snowboard Level 3 10+ C £29 £35 1 Hour Book Now
Snowboard Level 4 10+ D £29 £35 1 Hour Book Now
Snowboard Level 5 10+ E £29 £35 1 Hour Book Now
Snowboard Level 6 10+ F £29 £35 1 Hour Book Now
Learn to Snowboard Package 10+ A-F £125 £165 7 Hours (split over 4 sessions) Book Now
Learn to Snowboard Day 14+ A-D £100 £100 5 Hours (plus breaks) Call to book 01452 501438
Learn to Snowboard Camp 12+ A-F £100 £100 7.5 Hours Call to book 01452 501438
Private Lesson 10+ A-F £60 (£30 per extra person) 1 Hour Book Now

Don't Know what snowboard level you are? find out below

Snowboard Level Description
A You are familiar with snowboard equipment, can walk and slide on a flat surface, sidestep up the beginners slope and slide in a straight line back down
B You are able to sideslip down the hill on both sides of the board in a straight and diagonal line and have been introduced to the lift
C You can board in a falling leaf motion on both sides of the board and can use the lift witout any help
D You can turn in to the fall line from a sideslip and finish the turn in falling leaf with lots of skid
E You can turn out of the fall line to make a C shape turn successfully and link multiple turns without loosing much speed
F You can perform high speed turns using the edge of the board in a carving motion with only a little skid

 

At Gloucester Ski & Snowboard Centre we offer diverse options to learn to snowboard. Our ‘Learn To Snowboard Package’ is very popular so please make sure you book your lessons in advance.

All lessons must be paid at time of booking. Whilst we endeavour not to alter your booking once made, we reserve the right to rearrange or cancel sessions. Helmets are essential for all participants aged 16 & under.

 

All children 14 and younger needs to be accompanied by an adult at all times