2021 ‘FREERIDE PHILOSOPHY’ COURSE (BAQUEIRA) #1
COURSE DATE: 01/02/21 – 05/02/21 PRICE: £1195.00 GROUP SIZE: 6
The Baquiera Freeride Philosophy course, introduces the philosophy behind my approach to Freeride Snowboard technique and the ‘Fine Art of Riding Mountains’.
This 5 day course will help you understand the connection between your natural movements and your control of the board beneath your feet developing the ultimate goal of riding with speed and flow within the inspirational natural terrain of the Mountain. All this whilst exploring the amazing terrain that Baquiera has to offer.
This Course will also give you the opportunity to test one of our new mcnab snowboards complete with the understanding of the science behind its design and the knowledge of how to ride it. For more info visit mcnabsnowboarding.com
I will also be teaching evening Yoga Sessions for recovery and increased range of movement with yogafortheageingathlete.com
For this course we will be staying in the Hotel Vilagaros in the Village of Garos in the valley below Baqueira.
Make your own accommodation booking for the 31st Jan to 6th Feb at the hotel Vilagaros – www.hotelvilagaros.com
Arrive at accommodation 31/01/21 (nearest airport Toulouse)
hotelvilagaros.com (call +34 973982371 McNab Group Booking)
(course starts 01/02/21)
DAY 1 – Freeride Philosophy Baqueira – evening Yoga practice
DAY 2 – Freeride Philosophy Baqueira – evening Yoga practice
DAY 3 – Freeride Philosophy Baqueira – evening Yoga practice
DAY 4 – Freeride Philosophy Baqueira – evening Yoga practice
DAY 5 – Freeride Philosophy Baqueira – evening Yoga practice
(course ends 05/02/21)
Depart Accommodation 06/02/21
Our Slackcountry Freeride Philosphy course caters for Experienced Snowboarders. A good fitness level and a minimum of 5 to 6 weeks riding experience is recommended.
Fitness level 3/4
Fitness level 3/4
Some Itinaries may only be accessible by heli drop (not included).
Splitboards will be used for touring.
Itineries can change due to conditions at the discretion of the Guide.
For safety reasons ‘Riders unable to meet the required criteria for their chosen course may be unable to complete that course at the discretion of the course leader’. For more information on course requirements please read our Choosing a Course & Course Pre-requisits section.
- 5 days on snow Guidance with ISIA Teacher & UIAGM Mountain Guide Neil McNab (ratio 1:6).
- Splitboard equipment as required – (pre order – we will need stance details from each participant).
- Ortovox avalanche safety equipment and avalanche search and rescue training using the Ortovox 3+ transciever.
- All Backcountry access, equipment including Splitboard and training.
- Lift pass
- Flights (nearest airport is Toulouse)
- Airport transfers (car hire recommended)
- Personal insurance
- Personal snowboarding equipment and backpack capable of carrying your board (25L minimum)
NEW ‘FREERIDE PHILOSOPHY’ COURSE (BAQUEIRA) #1 :: DATE: 01/02/21 – 05/02/21 :: PRICE: £1195.00
- Please read our Payment and Cancellation policy before booking your course.
- Your place on the course is not confirmed until payment is made.
- McNab Snowboarding cannot take responsibility for any changes to travel plans/pre-booked flights if they are made prior to deposit for course being made.
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