ski tests & levels adult


1ER SKI
  • Becoming familiar with the equipment and snow. 
  • Balance while sliding over smooth terrain on a gentle slope. 
  • Snowplough turn. Controlling speed using a snaking trajectory. Using ski lifts.
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CLASSE 1
  • Basic downhill descent using snowplough turns, basic traversing, side slipping and uphill sidestep.
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CLASSE 2
  • Downhill descent using basic parallel turns, traversing, use of down pressure through edging. Skating step.
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CLASSE 3
  • Downhill descent using refined parallel turns, perfect traverse technique, broad and high-speed turns with correct vertical movement (crouch and extension)
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CLASSE 4/ STAGE POUDREUSE
  • Expert turn 
  • Expert Godille (short fast turns) on all kinds of snow and terrains.
 

TIMED TESTS : CHAMOIS & ARROWS

ARROWS (Flèche)
  • Giant Slalom, 25/35 checkpoints, elevation : 200 to 250 m
  • Or : 0% to 15%
  • Vermeil : 15,01% to 28%
  • Argent : 28,01% to 40%
  • Bronze : 40,01 to 50%
  • Flechette : 50,01 to 55%
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LE CHAMOIS
  • Special slalom, 30/40 checkpoints, elevation : 120 to 200 m
  • Or : 0% to 15%
  • Vermeil : 15,01% to 28%
  • Argent : 28,01% to 40%
  • Bronze : 40,01 to 50%
  • Flechette : 50,01 to 55%
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CompEtitions

Ski Open, Flèche, chamois (Tests)

Every week during school holidays, a race program such as ARROWS (Giant Slalom) or CHAMOIS (Slalom) is offered.
Registation at the ESF office: the day before or before 10.30am the day of the competition.  
The competitors will be given bibs at the departure of the race.

TESTS RATES

2015 / 2016 Winter season
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1 x test9,00 €
Our advices :
We recommend that you purchase the Carte Neige at the Tourism Office or the Carré Neige at the ski pass desks.
Off-piste skiers or snowboarders should never venture out alone and must seek a professional advice.