Stentiford Snowboarding
James Stentiford Freeride & Backcountry Snow and Split Board Coach



With a unique range of Backcountry and Splitboard courses available, there’s something for everyone. Join us this winter and get stoked on snowboarding like never before!

Course Schedule Winter 2016-2017

Date Location Course Price
15th-18th Dec Tignes Freeride Technique ( 1 space ) £495
13th-15th Jan Chamonix Backcountry Intro ( Full ) £395
16th-18th Jan Chamonix Splitboard Intro ( Full ) £495
21rd-28th Jan St Foy Backcountry Freeride ( Full ) £995
28th-3rd Feb Grimentz Splitboard Freeride (Full ) £875
3rd-5th Feb Chamonix Splitboard Intro  ( Full ) £495
25th-4th March St Foy Splitboard Freeride ( Full ) £1145
4th-11th March Gargellen Splitboard Freeride ( Full ) £1045
11th-18th March St Foy Backcountry Freeride ( Full ) £995
18th-25th March St Foy Backcountry Freeride ( 1 Space) £995
2nd-9th April Norway Splitboard Adventure ( Full ) £1495
22nd-29th April Iceland Splitboard Adventure ( 2 space ) £1595



LOCATION: Chamonix        Instructor/Client Ratio 1/5

Our three day Splitboard Intro course is the perfect way to kick start your Backcountry career. Let us introduce you to the amazing world of Splitboarding and take you to places you’ve never been before. Nothing beats riding untracked powder amongst Chamonix’s impressive peaks, far from the crowds.

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LOCATION: Grimentz // Gargellen    Ratio 1/5

Our Splitboard Freeride course is all about maximizing conditions and will involve everything from lift accessed runs, short hikes to Splitboard touring days. If you are looking for a Splitboard experience but don’t want to spend all week hiking, this is the course for you.

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LOCATION: St Foy    Instuctor/Client Ratio 1/5

Our Splitboard Safari week is designed for riders who have got the Splitboard bug and want to take it to the next level, by getting out there and exploring. This course will take you from the powder haven of St Foy to it’s more famous neighbours of Tignes and Val D’Isere before finishing up in a quiet corner of Italy. It’s all about looking for the best snow conditions by taking the path less traveled, to access those secret powder stashes.

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Freeride Technique

LOCATION: Tignes   Instructor/Client Ratio 1/5

Freeriding is all about creativity, self-expression and above all fun but at the same time requires a solid foundation and strong technique. This four day course is the first step in taking your riding from the piste into the Backcountry and the life long quest to master the art of riding powder!

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Splitboard Adventure

LOCATION: Tamok Norway // Dalvik Iceland    Instructor/Client Ratio 1/5

Our Splitboard adventure weeks are all about exploring remote areas far from any crowds. Spring in the arctic circle is a magical time, the longer days and warmer temperatures provide the perfect Splitboarding conditions. With the opportunity to snowboard down to the ocean and a good chance of seeing the northern lights these are trips you’ll remember for a long time.

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Backcountry Freestyle

LOCATION: Chamonix  Instructor/Client Ratio 1/6

Our Backcountry Freestyle week is all about air time, whilst exploring Chamonix’s unparalleled natural terrain. Whether you want to perfect your methods or simply improve your powder landings, this course is for you. With the emphasis on seeking out and judging natural freestyle terrain, we’ll combine lift accessed runs with some short hikes to discover Chamonix’s best Backcountry terrain.

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Backcountry Freeride

LOCATION: St Foy  Instructor/Client Ratio 1/6

For the fourth year in a row Stentiford Snowboarding will be partnering up with The White Room in St Foy, to bring you three weeks of Backcountry snowboarding fun.  The aim of this week is to ride as much powder as physically possible. With endless options available to us from St Foy’s famous Foglietta to the Grande Motte in Tignes. This week will combine runs from the lift with short hikes to maximize conditions on offer.

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