fbpx

calendar, date icon Book Sessions and Lessons Online Or Call Today 01202 499155

Kids Snowboard Lessons

Kids Snowboard Lessons

Snowboarding – Snowtrax Academy

Snowtrax Academy Snowboard sessions are an exciting way for kids to learn how to Snowboard. Our dedicated team of Snowboard Instructors are experts at keeping your children’s Snowboard lessons fun & interactive, whilst providing them with a structured rewarding environment.

Children attending our weekly Junior Academy Snowboard Sessions are guided through a specially designed snowboard program, allowing them to learn and enjoy their first experience of snowboarding. From our younger Mini Shredder Sessions, on to our Junior Boarder Sessions, they will get the feeling of sliding and balance and progress through our rewarding level structure with one of our fully trained instructors. NEW for 2021 – the introduction of our Junior Freestyle Academy, Freestyle Academy and Performance Academy! Designed as a natural progression for any youngster looking to accelerate their snowboarding techniques even further. Learn more about all our sessions below!

ABILITY LEVELS

Selecting your child’s ability level is very important, if you’re not sure then please ask at the time of booking and we’ll help get your kids in the right group. Being on a lesson of the correct standard, will greatly enhance the enjoyment of their snowboard lesson.

 

Snowtrax Academy

Ages 4-12

Mini Shredders – Weekly Snowboarding Lessons (Ages 4-7)
Beginners

The instructor will start off with simple straight running exercises and continue with introducing side slipping heel/toe edge. This class will take place on the nursery slope.

This class is suitable for children who have no previous experience with snowboarding. This level may need to be repeated a number of weeks before moving up to intermediate.

Intermediate

At this stage to move up from beginners, children must be able to control a heel and toe edge. Instructor will introduce diagonal side slips and J turns. Children will also learn toe and heel edge to fall line. This class will take place half way up the travellator slope.

Advanced

To move into advanced, children must be able to complete previous requirements. Instructors will Introduce C turning and S turning from the top of the travellator slope.

 

Junior Freestyle Academy – Weekly Snowboarding Lessons (Ages 6-12) NEW

NEW for 2021, we’re very excited to launch our Junior Freestyle Academy. Designed specifically for attendees who have a much greater focus and enjoyment than simply snowboarding, our Junior Freestyle Academy will teach students the foundations that will allow them to excel quickly and experiment with NEW variations on specific tricks and balance techniques.

 

 

Junior Boarders – Weekly Snowboarding Lessons (Ages 8-16)

 

Beginner:

  • Introduction of equipment and safety talk. Introduction to straight-run sliding.
  • Side slipping using toe and heel edge, controlled decent.

Intermediate:

  • Diagonal side slip on toe and heel edge. Heel & toe edge to fall line.

Advanced:

  • Isolated C turns, heel to toe & toe to heel. Link C turns & progress to S turns.

 

Snowtrax Academy

Ages 12-16

 

Performance Academy (Ages 12-16 years) NEW

Advanced Performance sessions – For young people that have completed Junior Boarders or are at the required level following an assessment. Snowtrax Performance Academy is the NEW high standard – developed from the need to offer an accelerated snowboard learning platform for our young aspiring athletes or future Snowboard instructors and seasonaires. Performance Academy sessions target specific performance techniques to ensure all attendees achieve the highest level of tuition available at Snowtrax.

 

Freestyle Academy – Weekly Snowboarding Lessons (Ages 12-16) NEW

Once you graduate from our Junior Freestyle Academy – you can continue honing your skills at a higher level, with other participants aged from 12-16 years old. NEW for 2021, we’re very excited to launch our Freestyle Academy. Designed specifically for attendees with an interest or even a gift for Freestyle, our Freestyle Academy will take everything students know so far and build on those skills even further.

PRICING

Mini Shredders – Beginners

25 minute Lesson
Suitable for ages 4 – 7 yrs old (minimum boot size is UK8)

£6.95

Mini Shredders – Intermediate

45 min Lesson

Suitable for ages 4 – 7 yrs old (minimum boot size is UK8)

£13.25

Mini Shredders – Advanced

45 min Lesson

Suitable for ages 4 – 7 yrs old (minimum boot size is UK8)

£13.25

Junior Boarders

45 minute Lesson
Suitable for ages 8-16

£13.25 Under 16’s Only

Junior Freestyle Academy

1hr Lesson
Suitable for ages 6-12

£13.65 

Freestyle Academy

90minute Lesson
Suitable for ages 12-16

£14.95

Performance Academy

1hour Lesson
Suitable for ages 12-16

£13.65

TIMETABLE

Mini Shredders

Saturdays – starting from 19th September

Beginners 12.45pm (30 minute sessions)

Intermediate 10.45am (45 minute sessions)

Advanced 11.45am (45 minute sessions)

Junior Boarders

Saturdays – All Year Round

Beginner: 10.15am – 45 minute session

Intermediate: 11.15am – 45 minute session

Advanced: 12.15pm – 45 minute session

Sundays 

Beginner: 10.30am – 45 minute session

Intermediate: 11.30am – 45 minute session

NEW!!! Midweek sessions

Monday: 5pm– Advanced 45 minute session

Thursday: 5pm Intermediate 45 minute session

Junior Freestyle Academy

Mondays – All Year Round – 6pm-7pm

Freestyle Academy

Mondays – All Year Round – 7pm-8.30pm

Performance Academy

Thursdays – All Year Round – 6pm-7pm

Saturdays – All Year Round – 9.15am-10.15am

 

Book Online!
You can now book with our Online Booking  book online or call our reception team on 01202499155 to get booked in.

Full Payment required upon booking.