When we asked Gerard to tell us a little bit about himself he said ‘Gerard loves snowboarding!’ which we were happy to know.
Gerard has been teaching his beloved snowboarding for over ten years, spending winters in Morzine, Canada and the Pyrenees.
His life goal is to make you an amazing snowboarder!
From: Sant Pol de Mar (BCN), Spain
Spoken Languages: English, Catalan, Spanish & French
Number of years snowboarding: 24
Number of seasons instructing: 20
Number of seasons you’ve worked for MINT: 9
Favourite type of lessons to teach: Hard to say…
Favourite country/resort to snowboard (outside of Portes du Soleil): Baqueira-Beret, Spain
What board do you ride: Nitro Team 159
Favourite mountain pocket snack: Cashews, the lord of nuts
How you spend your days off when not teaching: Mostly riding around in Avoriaz
Favourite Run in the Portes du Soleil: Star Wars (Avoriaz) with friends and good snow on the side-hits
Favourite lunch spot in the Portes du Soleil: Changabang for sure!
Your dream snowboard holiday: Heli-boarding in AK, any sponsors out there?