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Whatever aspect of your riding you want to improve one to one private lessons are the quickest way for you to learn and to progress. From complete beginner looking to learn the basics of snowboarding to advanced riders who want to polish up their technique or focus on a specific aspect of their riding, individual one to one private lessons allow you to dictate the pace and content of your lessons.

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Technical Courses & Camps
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Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced snowboarder you will see significant developments in your riding throughout the week on one of our technical camps and courses.

Technical Course & Camp Overview

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Our Technical camps and courses are run throughout the winter season and are a great way to meet people, make new friends and develop your snowboarding. If you are not sure if this is for you then why not give us a call or send us an email and we can discuss what will work for you.

Freestyle Courses & Camps
Freestyle Lesson, Course or Camp?

Progressing your freestyle riding never stops! From a 2 hr lesson to focus on specific tricks through to a full week of coaching, our instructors will work with you to advance all aspects of your Freestyle riding.

Freestyle Course & Camp Overview

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Avoriaz is considered a hub of European snowboarding and has 5 snowparks including the Burton Stash and a superpipe. There are a further 8 parks across the rest of the Portes du Soleil.

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+33 (0)4 50 84 13 88

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The Woods Snowboard Shop
132 Rue du Bourg
74110 Morzine
France

 

Kids Lessons
Kids Clubs & Holidays
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At MINT Snowboarding we have been teaching kids aged from 3 years old to snowboard for over 12 years. We aim to create a fun and engaging environment for your kids to learn to snowboard. From complete beginner to fully fledged little ripper, our private and group lessons are the perfect way for you kids to learn to ride.

Kids Overview

Backcountry Courses & Camps
Backcountry Guiding
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If you want to get off-piste and hike or splitboard tour into the backcountry to ride epic powder lines then you should be riding with us.

We have a huge choice of backcountry off-piste adventures in the Portes Du Soleil, the Grande Massif and Chamonix for you to choose from. 

Backcountry & Splitboarding Overview

MINT Snowboarding since 2006. World Snow Award Winners in 2016 & 2017!

MINT KIDS Snowboard Club: Program 2016 / 17

PRE-CHRISTMAS CAMP

Following on from the enormous success of last years pre-Christmas camp (with over 35 kids booked on!) we will be running another weekend camp this December during the opening weekend of Avoriaz, Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th December 2016. We want to get your kid’s back ripping before Santa drops by. To make sure everyone gets the most out of their weekend we are offering a slightly different group size & price, dependent on age & level.

Improver to advanced:

Dates: Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th December 2016
Times: Saturday 10th: 13.30 – 15.30 hrs
Sunday 11th: 10.00 – 12.00 hrs
Meeting Point: Top of the Prodains Express, Avoriaz
Cost: 70€ (Total cost for both days / per child)
Group size: max 6, min 4 (with max group size of 4 for the younger ones)
Levels: All level groups running. From first slide mini-shred, to those who have had an intro to snowboarding already, confident cruisers and then a group of freestyle rippers.
Ages: Aged 4 – 14 yrs

Beginners:

Dates: Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th December 2016
Times: Saturday 10th: 13.30 – 15.30 hrs
Sunday 11th: 10.00 – 12.00 hrs
Meeting Point: Top of the Prodains Express, Avoriaz
Cost: 85€ (Total cost for both days / per child)
Group size: max 3 per kids per instructor!
Levels: All level groups running. From first slide mini-shred, to those who have had an intro to snowboarding already, confident cruisers and then a group of freestyle rippers.
Ages: Aged 3 – 14 yrs

Micro Shred Taster Session:

For those who have tiny ankle biters, aged 2 yrs, wanting to have a go at snowboarding but not wanting to commit to two days, we will again be running a 1 hour Micro Shred taster session.

Dates: Saturday 10th December 2016
Times: 10.30 – 11.30 hrs
Meeting Point: Top of the Prodains Express, Avoriaz (if there is enough snow, then we will do this session at the bottom of Prodains Express)
Cost: 30€
Group size: max 2 kids per instructor
Ages: Aged 2 yrs

Not sure what level you child is? Just email us and we will tell you!

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WEEKLY MINT KIDS SNOWBOARD CLUB

Starting in January 2017 we will be running a weekly Avoriaz snowboard club for local kids. The aim of the club is to progress their riding, teach them new tricks and develop new skills… but also to have a mega fun time snowboarding with their buddies. I guarantee your kids will come back buzzing each week!

Weekly sessions will be on a Sunday afternoon in Avoriaz (beginner groups might start in Morzine).

Block 1
Sunday 8th January 2017
Sunday 15th January 2017
Sunday 22nd January 2017
Sunday 29th January 2017
Sunday 5th February 2017

Block 2
Sunday 12th March 2017
Sunday 19th March 2017
Sunday 26th March 2017
Sunday 2nd April 2017
Sunday 9th April 2017

Times: 14.15 – 16.15 hrs
Meeting Point:
Top of the Prodains Express, Avoriaz
Cost: 280€ for 10 weeks
160€ per 5 week block if booked separately (it is not possible to pick & choose dates between blocks)
Group size: max 6, min 4

Prefer lessons twice a week? Please let us know! We can do this, we just need to have 4 kids per group. So please send us an email to log your request.

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SCHOOL HOLIDAY SNOWBOARD CAMP WEEKS

Book your kids onto a snowboard camp to give your them a memorable time over the school holidays.

Dates:
Sunday 19th – Friday 24th February 2017
Sunday 23rd – Friday 28th April 2017

If we have enough interest we will also run the camps during the following weeks:
Monday 19th – Friday 23rd December 2016
Monday 27th February – Friday 3rd March 2017
Monday 17th – Friday 21st April 2017
Times: 14.15 – 16.15 hrs
Meeting Point: Top of the Prodains Express, Avoriaz
Cost: 150€ per week, if child is booked on the weekly kids lessons
160€ per week, if child is not booked on weekly lessons
Group size: max 6, min 4 (with max group size of 4 for the younger ones)

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KIDS SNOWBOARD COMPETITIONS

We will again be entering teams into the Burton Kids Comp (March 2017, dates tba) and The Stash competition (April 2017, dates tba). This is totally optional for those kids that wish to join. Both are very fun events and our instructors will make sure the kids have a great time in a relaxed environment where they can show off their skills and have fun with their friends.

TO MAKE A BOOKING

Either send us an email or fill out the Book Now form. If you would like some advice, we are here to help, so just fire away with questions via email.

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