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Summer ski courses - develop your skiing skills while you enjoy the sun and great snow conditions.

On TARGET Summer courses we will ski in the mornings until 1pm, developing your technical skiing skills through GS and Slalom race training in a relaxed and focused environment. In the afternoons we will use the excellent facilities in the beautiful mountain environment to develop your fitness and understanding.

Amanda says, ”Summer is one of my favourite times of the year to go skiing - always great snow for perfecting fundamental skiing skills, there is a relaxed atmosphere and lovely warm weather.”

Summer Course 1

Tignes, France

9 - 15 July 2016

Training fee: £375 for course only

Summer Course 2

Fonna, Norway

30 July - 6 August 2016

This course is run in association with The Kandahar Ski Club

All inclusive: About £1000 (flights, transfers, accommodation, lift pass, coaching) Course only price available on request

Email to register for one of the limited places on our summer courses or to ask us a question.

About TARGET Summer Ski Courses 2016

The 2016 summer course focus will be: Ski Technique and Ski Race Training

On our TARGET ski courses you will experience the thrill of ski race training in the morning and the relaxed summer atmosphere in the afternoons. Develop your skiing skills in small, focused groups with two of the UK's highest qualified ski instructors. Expert Target coaches will guide you through a personalised development plan to help you reach your personal skiing targets. Our summer ski courses are for anyone looking to jump their skiing to the next level through focused race training and include individualised technical skills training as well as specific Slalom and Giant Slalom race training.

Eurotest Training Opportunity

This is a perfect introduction to Eurotest training opportunity. The course will give you the relaxed time and focus to make fundamental changes to your skiing skills through skills and drills technical training and drills courses. World Cup skiers use their summer training time to master low intensity technical performance skills which make all the difference when the winter races come around. Target have highly experienced race coaches who will guide you through your development in a personalised action plan. This is a chance to acquire the fundamentals of ski racing perfected with input from top coaches.


Summer Course 1: Tignes glacier in France is a world renowned summer ski training resort. The uplift is efficient, the terrain is great for race training and the off mountain facilities are excellent. Click here for a link to Tignes website

Summer Course 2: Fonna glacier in Norway receives a huge amount of snow in the winter making the summer conditions excellent. Since it is further North, in Fonna we will have longer skiing days. The views are amazing! Fonna website

What's Involved?

This high altitude course will allow you to work on your skiing technique and skills over the summer months so you will be ready to achieve new targets by winter.

During the mornings (until about 1pm) we will be running all-round technical ski training as well as Giant Slalom and Slalom race training. We will use lots of drills and exercises to develop your skiing towards your personal goals. It is a great time to work on technique as the conditions and terrain are consistent. As always the TARGET ski courses are run by experienced ski coaches with the highest qualifications and valued experience.

After lunch it is time to enjoy the sunshine while developing relevant ski specific fitness levels with a personal trainer in a relaxed and fun environment. There will be some evening theory sessions focusing on understanding technique and ski racing tactics. We will also use video analysis throughout the course as a tool to enhance performance, learning and understanding.

What's Included?

You will receive 6 days of personalised coaching, including a personal development plan, on snow race training, off snow activities and fitness training and detailed video analysis as well as the video to take home with you.

What's the Price?

Summer Course 1, Tignes: The 6 day TARGET Summer Course : £375 per week

The price includes 6 days of technical and race training in small groups (no more than 1:8 coaching ratio). The price does not include transport, lift pass, accommodation or insurance. Please note: do not book your travel arrangements until the course is confirmed.

Summer Course 2, Kandahar Ski Club, Fonna: About £1000 All inclusive.

The price includes 6 days of technical and race training in small groups (no more than 1:8 coaching ratio). The price also includes transport, lift pass, accommodation or insurance. Please enquire about course only prices. Please note: do not book your travel arrangements until the course is confirmed.

How do I book?

For further information or to book a place on TARGET summer course 2016 please email or send us a message through the contact page.

Full terms and conditions are on the booking form but can also be found on the terms and conditions  page.

To book please email

The Kandahar Ski Club are running a children’s ski race training camp in Fonna, Norway the week before the adult race course. Please find information here and email Matt Shepherd for more information: