Schweizer Ski- und Snowboard Schule Wengen
Member of Swiss Snowsports- Wengen
The Swiss Ski and Snowboard School in Wengen is a member of the Swiss Snowsports Association and employs over 100 ski instructors. Group lessons take place from a minimum of 4 people to a maximum of 10 people with instructors usually able to speak English, German and French. During the busiest weeks of high season, the Swiss Ski School presents their “Snow Show”; action packed with lots of fun, and fireworks. This takes place usually on Monday at 9pm on the nursery slopes behind the ice rink. Please enquire for exact dates.
Group lessons with the Swiss Ski School in Wengen run Sunday to Friday and according to class level run from 09:00 or 10:00 – 13:00.
Kids village: Is it your first time on skis? Explore the skis and snow with playful and fun lessons with Snowli, the Swiss Snow League mascot.
Blue Prince: Get to know the skis and learn how to snowplough and turn through obstacles.
Blue King: Learn safe skiing on blue runs and how to use a T-bar ski-lift.
Blue Star: Learn how to ski parallel on blue slopes and ski around a race course.
Red Prince: Learn how to slide and stop in the traverse and fall line, and do parallel turns (skidded) on red slopes.
Red King: Learn to do short turns on easy slopes and ski on one ski; the outside ski.
Red Star: Learn parallel turns in a run of slalom gates, fakie (skiing backwards), waltzing, and single ski turns on the inside ski.
Black Prince: Learn short turns on difficult slopes, synchro-skiing and carving.
Black King: Learn various creative short turns and tricks.
Black Star: Learn Freestyle, Freeride and Race Skiing.