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


Winter Kick-Off

This five day course is all about getting your early season shred on , with plenty of work on technique, carving, skidding, slashing, and air time. This course is designed to improve your all round board control and get you stoked for the winter.

Staying at the Dragon Lodge in Tignes, a snowboarder owned and run Chalet with the best shred in the Alps. We’ll explore the vast Freeride options on offer with plenty of high energy all mountain shredding.
Please Note: This course is for experienced intermediate and advanced snowboarders. A good level of fitness and at least 4 weeks of snowboarding experience is recommended. For more information please contact us via email or phone.

Course Schedule

Day 1 – Avalanche transceiver training. Freeride Technique.

Day 2 – The art of carving, slashing and skidding.

Day 3 – Freeride Day

Day 4 – Freeride Day

Day 5 – All mountain shred

Tignes 15th-22rd Dec Price £850

Price Includes:
  • 5 days tuition with fully qualified ISTD snowboard instructor James Stentiford
  • Avalanche safety equipment and training
  • Transport to and from the mountain
  • All Splitboard Kit needed
  • Half-Board Accommodation at the Dragon Lodge

Airport transfers and Lift Passes can be arranged through the Dragon Lodge.