Ski Trip- Bormio 2022 – Day 6

The sun was still shining on our final day. Today the focus turned to the students to have a go at being the instructor for their group and demonstrate their favourite skills. There was more fun in the snow park with the advanced group getting some air on the jumps. Followed by a mass snowball fight between […]

Ski Trip- Bormio 2022 Day 5

DAY 5 ON THE MOUNTAIN Today was all about the timed slalom races. All groups started the day off up the mountain practicing their skills in preparation for the big races. After lunch everyone had a practice run, followed by a tiled run. We have to wait until the presentation evening tomorrow to find out the results. Wipeout […]

Ski Trip- Bormio 2022 🎿

DAY 4 – ON THE MOUNTAIN Another hot, sunny day today. All groups started the day going up to 3000m for a tour and photographs. We all formed a giant Rawmarsh snake back down the mountain until Mr MacMahon fell, causing a massive pile-up! Don’t worry, no students were harmed in the incident. After lunch, some of the […]

Ski Trip- Bormio 2022 🎿

DAY 3 – ON THE MOUNTAIN Today was all fun and games both on and off the mountain. All groups have now made it off the nursery slopes and up the mountain under some difficult conditions. This morning was very icy and this afternoon was slushy and wet. 2 groups enjoyed becoming penguins and sliding down the […]

Ski Trip- Bormio 2022 🎿

DAY 2 – ON THE SLOPES Another sunny day on the slopes and lots of red faces. All groups have continued to make good progress and skied more challenging terrain. The beginner group moved onto a lower blue run and mastered snow plough turns. The intermediate group have been practicing 360 turns and skiing backwards […]

Ski Trip- Bormio 2022 🎿

UPDATE 1 After a hassle free departure from Heathrow airport early Saturday morning, we made it safely to sunny Bormio by tea time. Sunday was our first day on the mountain and after the usual issues of who has left what item up in their room we finally headed off to the slopes. The students had an amazing […]