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Amanda Pirie

Renowned as one of the UK’s top ski teachers, Amanda is an enthusiastic, knowledgeable and inspiring ski instructor and an amazing skier to boot. She grew up skiing with the Kandahar Ski Club and was a member of the British Alpine ski team, competing in international races throughout the world, winning a cabinet full of British Championship titles and achieving a best senior world ranking of 56. Amanda loves teaching, so after completing her ski racing career she qualified as a PE teacher at Loughborough University. Amanda now combines her love of teaching with her enthusiasm for skiing to help people like you reach your skiing target. Variety is the spice of life, so Amanda teaches all ages and levels from beginners to expert skiers as well as working for the British Association of Snowsports Instructors as a trainer and examiner.



- BASI Trainer

- Level 4 International Ski Instructor Diploma

- European Mountain Safety

- UKCP Alpine Race CoachTrainer

- UKCP Alpine Coach Level 3

- BASI Level 1 Adaptive Instructor  

- BSc Honours Degree in Sports Science

- Post Graduate Certificate of Education in PE   (Loughborough University)

Amanda Pirie