LEVELS AND MEDALS ESI AX 3 DOMAINES
Beginner classes for the 6/7 year old.
At the end of the week, I can snowplough, pick myself up, and move about with my skis using the sidestep technique.
At the end of the week, I know all about my equipment and I can use the ski lifts on my own (drag lift and chairlift).
I can make frontside and backside turns on green runs.
Souris de Bronze
Beginner classes for the 8 years old and older.
At the end of the week, I can use the drag lift on my own, slide with parallel skis on a gentle slope, and stop with a snowplough turn. I can put on and take off my skis on my own, and I can link snowplough turns.
At the end of the week, I can link basic turns (parallel skis between two snowplough turns) in a slalom.
I can cross the slope with parallel skis and gain some speed.
Cristal International de Bronze
At the end of the week, I can skid on the traverse of a slope.
I can change direction by reorientating my skis.
I can link basic turns in a slalom and skid to finish my turns.
Cristal International d'Argent
At the end of the week, I can link parallel turns.
I can jump over bumps and balanced hollows.
I can make round skidded turns.
Board de Bronze
At the end of the week, I can make series of frontside and backside turns on easy blue runs. First flat tricks (180°) and straight jumps on a gentle slope. I am initiated into riding fakie (recessive foot in front) on a green run.
Green and blue runs.
At the end of the week, I have perfected my skidded turns, I can ride fakie and I am more confident in flat tricks (360°, 180 on the traverse of a slope, ollie…).
Blue and red runs.
Board de Vermeil
At the end of the week, I can make perfected turns of all radii, regular and fakie. I am more and more confident in flat tricks (180 nose slide, cab 180…). I can use the snowpark modules. Red runs, steep slopes, off-piste.
At the end of the week, I can make carved turns (edge to edge) of all radii and perfected fakie turns. I am even more confident in flat tricks and I can make snowboard jumps and features (grabs, rotations...).
All types of snow and terrain.
Cristal International de Vermeil
At the end of the week, I can link short to medium radius turns with parallel skis (godille, short swing notion).
I can stop wherever I want with a skid.
I can increase my speed and schuss.
Cristal International d'Or
At the end of the week, I can link perfected turns in a slalom.
I master the perfected godille technique.
I am initiated into turning in all types of snow and terrain.
An intensive off-piste course.
Snowpark flat tricks and natural bumps.
Cristal International de Diamant
I can link expert turns on all types of terrain.
I can ski with no skidding, I master the carved turn technique.
Skiing on all types of snow and terrain. Discovering free-ride.
Free-ride on steep slopes. Controlling speed and jumping over obstacles.
Free-style: 180°, fakie falling leaf, straight jumps with grabs...
Free-style: 360°, evolving in fakie, all grabs tail and nose...