Ski technique is a team of fully qualified, British Alpine Snowsports instructors with full french equivalence. All of our instructors are native English speakers, so you can book your lessons with confidence.
Ski Technique was founded by Jarrod Atkinson. Jarrod holds a BASI ISTD International Ski Teacher Diploma and first started skiing in 1976 in the ski resort of Villars, Switzerland, and took regular family
skiing holidays throughout the eighties. He began ski teaching in Megeve in 1987/88. After taking time out to complete his further education he returned
to ski teaching in 1996 and has been working
in France and Italy ever since.
Jarrod has worked for some of the best ski schools
in the Alps including; British alpine
ski school in
Les Gets and Morzine, Magic
(Formerly Magic in motion) Meribel, and courchevel 1850m, White sensations (ESI) Megeve, European ski school Les Deux Alps, Ski cocktail Meribel, Interski Aosta Valley, Ski2 Champoluc. The experience he gained through the Alps has given Ski Technique a clear philosophy on what works well and how to deliver the clients needs.
Having completed the British Alpine Snow sports Instructors Awards, International Ski Teacher Diploma, (French equivalence). Jarrod is trained to develop people's skiing in a fun and safe environment whilst tailoring the lessons to the client's optimum learning style and ability. Having English as his first language enables a more precise explanation when describing ski technique to British clients. Jarrod is very passionate about skiing which comes across in his teaching, but he also has great patience when teaching and will never push a client beyond his / her boundaries before they are ready.