PDS BLOG

March 2017

Husky Sleigh Ride Avoriaz

2017-10-13T14:51:39+00:00March 12th, 2017|

  After looking for a suitable Valentines Day present and failing miserably I was pointed in the direction of Husky Sledging. With lots of clients asking whats great to do in Morzine and Avoriaz its only right I let you know what is like. I am admittedly a massive animal lover and a big fan of [...]

December 2016

When life gives you snow canons, make, em…. Snow!

2017-10-13T14:58:28+00:00December 16th, 2016|

A ski instructors positive spin on the early season drought. By Scott MacBain. So my fellow snow sports enthusiast and holiday makers, its that time of year again where we all show up in Morzine expecting the arctic circle and have been greeted by the Mediterranean. Now I know what you're thinking; sure grass has [...]

December 2015

Christmas Week in Morzine/Avoriaz/Les Gets

2017-10-13T14:59:33+00:00December 18th, 2015|

Christmas Week 2016 With very little snow fall over the last few weeks there has been some concern about the conditions in the Portes Du Soleil and how much skiing is available over Christmas and New Year. The good news is there is certainly no need to worry and there is some fantastic skiing to [...]

October 2015

Interski Ushuaia Argentina – Fin de Mundo

2017-10-13T15:00:10+00:00October 1st, 2015|

We have just arrived home after taking part in the first ever Interski Congress to be run in the southern hemisphere. We had a brilliant few weeks in Ushuaia, Argentina and gained lots of useful knowledge to bring back to the school. Interski is a big event in the Snow-sports calendar running only once every 4 years. It lasts for [...]

July 2015

Scott MacBain tells us how to go skiing in Britain mid summer!

2017-10-13T15:04:47+00:00July 20th, 2015|

So it's the middle of summer and you are seriously missing the epicness of being on snow on your beloved planks.  The solution?  A cheeky midsummer tour on Britain's highest peak Ben Nevis which is exactly what myself and Emily Scott decided to do last week!  Having studied the relevant maps at great length, consulted the [...]

June 2015

October 2014

Craig Robinson – Ski Instructor

2017-10-13T14:56:31+00:00October 18th, 2014|

Craig raced at world cup level in skicross and represented Great Britain in the 2009 world championships. Since then he has become qualified at the highest international level and coached athletes to world junior championships and many ski instructors through the Euro Test and instructor exams. Most recently Craig has been selected to represent the British [...]