OUR SKIING, SNOWBOARDING AND OFF-PISTE INSTRUCTORS
With them you're in safe hands

Our native English, Dutch, Italian and French ski instructors and guides hold the highest international qualification. They are professional, kind, patient, friendly and focus on the fun of learning, allowing everyone to advance at their own pace without any language barrier. At SnoCool we have one goal : to make your holiday a success !

Our instructors in Tignes and Val d'Isère

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Type : ski snowboard
Categories : piste Off-piste
For : Children Adults
In 1998, together with ski and snowboard manufacturers and pro riders we've created Snocool. We shared the same vision of our sport and the same desire to transmit our knowledge...
FRED
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish, Portugese.

Specialist off-piste skiing and snowboarding, Fred organize powder outings in our beautiful valley of the Tarentaise in search of the best snow. Amateur of trips, he is often skiing abroad.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste Off-piste
For : Adults
STEVEN
Ski instructor

Nationality: Dutch.
Languages spoken: Dutch, French, English, German.

Steven is originally from the Netherlands. He has been leaving in the Tarentaise valley for the last 25 years. Thanks to his origins he has no language barrier and you will feel comfortable with him at the first turn. He speaks perfectly English with a great accent. He is able to share his knowledge naturally, no matter your age level or nationality. Steven teaches piste and off-piste, children or adults, ski or snowboard.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
STEFAN
Ski instructor

Nationality: German.
Languages spoken: German, English, and getting better at French.

Stefan is our technician ! He is perfectionist and will speak hours until your understand what was wrong in your skiing, if you don’t get better after booking a lesson with him, just come and complain !!

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
RENÉ
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.
We have often heard that “the tall René” was the most friendly ski instructor. He takes his time to explain the right technique in a very formal way, it’s enjoyable! René has another job during the season, so when he is an instructor it’s a pleasure for him, he loves skiing and showing you the good restaurant, the good piste. He’s just a good guy for the little ones to the oldest one!

Our instructors in Sainte-Foy Tarentaise

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Type : ski snowboard
Categories : piste Off-piste
For : Children Adults
I love my job because whatever of our instructor I offer you I am sure you will have a good time with him. It is a pleasure to work with this team of passionate professionals that I have been meeting for several years ...
MISHA
General manager

Nationality: French-American.
Languages spoken: French, English, German, Spanish.

Passionate about powder, hiking and climbing, she grew up in Tignes and knows her mountain well. Available, cheerful, welcoming and always listening to you, she will do everything to satisfy you.

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Type : ski snowboard télémark
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
PATRICK AKA "BULLE"
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

We love Bulle and you will love Bulle because it is an excellent instructor ! We are proud that he has been at SnoCool for over 10 years. For Misha and the rest of the team it’s a real pleasure to work with him. As soon as he has free time
he does not forget to look after his children Lila and Arsène!

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
SABRINA
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish.

Sabrina is our lovely traveling instructor. Once the winter season ends, she leaves on her sailboat to the discovery of the oceans … Back with the first snow, she loves teaching children in general and distills them a little sunshine with each of her words !

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
DIMITRI
Sainte-Foy manager / Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Dimitri is the manager of Snocool office in Sainte Foy.

Skiing since the age of 2, he knows perfectly all the valley. Former Engineer of waters and bits, he left his job to satisfy his passion of the mountain.
Beginner or expert, Dimitri will help you discover unique places and create unforgettable memories.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
SERGE
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Serge is our serious and patient instructor, always available, he likes his job !
His teaching is assiduous, he gives his max in order to make you progress and he wants you to spend a good time with him. He is good with little ones as his patience is endless!

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Type : ski snowboard
Categories : piste Off-piste
For : Children Adults
PATRICK
Ski instructor

Nationality: English.
Languages spoken: English French.

Patrick is the English-French local of Sainte-Foy ! He was educated in the UK, and moved to the Alps to indulge his passion for skiing and climbing. Having skied since the age of three, he has always dreamed of being a ski instructor. He has decided to qualify under the French system. Working for the last ten years, he has gained experience teaching all ages and abilities.
Pat is joyful in life. Everybody loves him. He will be teaching group and private lessons as well as back country outings. He’s ready to help you find the best snow of Sainte Foy’s freeride paradise.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
CHRYSTEL
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Chrystel adapts to everyone! To the little ones, lots of fun with the teens, to the terrified mothers, to the people suffering from an old wound …Cheerful in life, competent on skis, you will relax and even spend a good time while learning !

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Type : ski télémark
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
THOMAS
Ski instructor / Telemark specialist

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Tom may be a bit quiet and shy however nothing gets him into trouble, never…he is a perfectionist, he does his job very well and honestly loves children, thanks to the great feedback we regularly receive from our clients. He loves snowboard and telemark too and off-piste, well he adapts to any lesson we give him ! Easy !

This is Toms second winter teaching skiing with Snocool and he loves to teach snowboarding too!

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Type : ski
Categories : piste Off-piste
For : Children Adults
DAVID
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish.

David comes from the Pyrenees, we love his singing accent! After having coached the youngsters of the ski club for several years, he is picky with technique and likes to teach the fundamental bases. You will appreciate this quality and will progress quickly. David is a young instructor who will become easily friends with your children. Know that David is also an osteopath.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste Off-piste
For : Children Adults
CARLA
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children
MAXIME
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

If you are lucky enough to ski with Maxime, you will be happy to have shared a moment with the nicest of our instructors. Student at the moment, he is unfortunately not all the time with us …Under his great beard hides an smart-hard-worker, when he is teaching, he is actually on vacation and enjoys each one of his guest as entertainment !

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Type : ski snowboard
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
DENIS
Ski instructor / Snowboard specialist

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Emblematic figure of the snowboard in the years 80/90, Denis has recently decided to go back to skiing and surprised himself !! Surfer the rest of the year, he lives by the ocean. It makes Denis a very cool instructor loving life !
If you book a snowboard lesson, it will be him in priority and you will be lucky …

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
GIOVANNI
Ski instructor

Nationality: Italian.
Languages spoken: Italian, English.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
THOMAS
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Thomas is our new recruit and we are very proud! I have never seen Thomas speaking out loud, even in difficulty, he remains perfectly zen, children will talk about him for sure at home ! The whole idea is to love teaching skiing !

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Type : ski snowboard
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
JOELLE
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

After working for many years in Tignes and Val d’Isère, she is happy to teach in the family atmosphere of Sainte Foy. Instructor with lots of experience, she is very gentle and with professional teaching methods for children and parents.

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Type : ski
Categories : piste
For : Children Adults
CHRIS AKA "LE LOUP DE MER"
Ski instructor

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Chris “the sailman”owns a beautiful sailship based on the Mediteranéen sea.
When Chris comes to teach with Snocool, it’s pure passion only as he loves teaching to kids. He’s fun and strict at the same time, he knows how to handle any child with a big smile and lots of humor, it makes him a real clown!!
If you wish to sail to Corsica : http:www.kristo-voilier.com

SEB
Mountain guide

Nationality: French.
Languages spoken: French, English.

Seb

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