I am a professional ski instructor and alpine race coach. In the winter time I am based in Courchevel France and work for New Generation Ski and School and in the summer I split my time between coaching up on the European glaciers and UK-
I have skied from a young age and have been a qualified BASI ski instructor since 16 years of age. From a young age I use to regularly compete in dry ski slope alpine ski races around the north west of England and North Wales for Merseyside Ski Club. During my late teens despite my best efforts I realized I did not have the correct level of resources and natural ability to take my skiing on to an elite level. At which point I decided to channel my passion for skiing into a career within the Snowsports industry….best decision ever.
Over the years I have tailored my education to enhance my coaching and instructing skills. This was the reason I decided to study sport and exercise science at Liverpool John Moores University, which was the first university in the UK to research and teach sport and exercises sciences. At university I gained an in depth understanding in all aspects of sport science including nutrition and supplementation, biomechanics, sport psychology and my specialist area of human anatomy and performance physiology.
After graduating in 2006 with a 2:1 I enrolled on a 12-
More recently I have been working as a full time ski instructor for New Generation Ski School in the 3 Valleys France and a part time race coach across other areas of Europe. I have gained the highest possible level of qualification within the Snowsports industry, BASI level 4 ISTD. If you are interested in booking me to do some skiing or personal training then please drop me a email.
Outside of sports I am a bit of Sci-
I am sure there are other things that might be worthy of writing down about me….like I am a half decent runner (got big plans for my running), but I guess most people have stopped reading by now, if not well done you.
Have a browse around my blog, enjoy some of my pictures, cool stuff I find and videos I post. Drop me a email if you want to do some skiing or personal training….or just to say hi.