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From steel to snow: the journey

Danny F with his instructor certifications
When passing through the gate for the flight back home from Geneva after a week of skiing in the Three Valleys, a moment’s hesitation can be forgiven; an involuntary paralysis while the mind attempts to conjure up an excuse valid enough to warrant turning round, getting back on the road and back on the skis!

SnowSkool catches up with Alex Heighington-Patti after his “epic” seasons in new Zealand and Mammoth

We chat to New Yorker; Alexander Heighington-Patti (who has the second longest name we have ever seen) to see what he has been up to after his SnowSkool course down under in New Zealand.

Snowskool talks to Dominic Roy - Ski Instructor at Sunshine Village, Banff

We catch up with one of the instructors at Sunshine Village; Banff, the French-Canadian, ski-god himself Dominic Roy.

Interview with another ex-student, Kat Ragsdell who recently returned from the Banff course

Snowboarder Kat Ragsdell SnowSkool Interview
SnowSkool catches up with another one of our past students, Kat Ragsdell, who completed the Banff snowboard course earlier this year!

Interview with ex-snowskooler Jake Anderson who attended our Treble cone course in 2011

Jake Anderson Snowboarder Instructor Course New Zealand
SnowSkool catches up with Jake, one of our past students to find out what he's been up to after his snowboard instructor course.

Interview with ex-snowskooler Aaron White to find out what he’s been up to since New Zealand 2011

New Zealand Snowboarder Aaron White
We catch up with Aaron White, a student from our New Zealand Course 2011 to see what he's been up to.

What’s SnowSkool Grad Annie up to now?

SnowSkool catches up with Annie, a Banff 2010 graduate who’s doing pretty well for herself!

Interview with Andrew J

This week we catch up with Andrew “Jay” Nicholson who is currently working as a snowboard instructor for the Big White Ski & Board School. Andy was a student on last season’s SnowSkool Big White instructor training course and has now made the transition to full instructor.

SnowSkool does university snowsports - EUSSC

EUSSC
This week we catch up with another of our sponsored university clubs for the coming season - EUSSC (Edinburgh University Snow Sports Club). We talk Haggis, Kilts, Sporrans and all things Scottish with club president - Mike Davies. And when we say Haggis, Kilts, and Sporrans what we actually mean is Snow, Apres, and Golf Balls... don't ask!

SnowSkool does university snowsports - SKUM

This week we catch up with one of the latest editions to the SnowSkool sponsored university club roster - SKUM - aka. The University of Manchester Ski and Snowboard Club. Possibly the largest and loudest university club in the UK!