Skiing for beginners

Get all the information you need to prepare for your very first ski holiday

If you’ve just booked or are thinking of booking your first ever skiing or snowboarding holiday, there might be a chance you’re feeling a little apprehensive – and that’s absolutely fine.

Sure, gliding down a slippery mountain strapped to a board or two does sound a little daunting. Trust us though; in practice skiing is huge amounts of fun and is easier than you might think. And like most things in life, it’s made even easier with a little forward planning. Follow our guide on skiing for beginners to make your first foray onto the slopes as fun as possible.

Try it first & get to the right place

Overcome Your Fear

Unless you are an experienced skiier, let’s face it you will end up falling if you’re doing it for the first time. A tip we can give you is to manage your expectation, this will help you prepare yourself mentally and not get stress out when you’re up on the slopes. The key is to always tell yourself that ‘falling’ is part of the fun of learning!

Right place for little kids beginners

If you are taking your little kids along for your ski holiday, Club Med is the best place to be. The resort includes an International certified ski trainer on-board that will assist your children with lessons and ensure the