FREERIDE WORLD TOUR (FWT) CLUB IN HAKUBA


FREERIDE TRAINING PROGRAMMES FOR 12-18 YEAR OLDS

NEW FOR 2018! FWT Club Easter Camp

FWT Club “Junior Easter Camp”


The FWT is the worldwide circuit of freeride snowboarding and skiing with the best riders in the world competing on the most legendary and challenging alpine faces and the most renowned ski resorts across the world. Hakuba has been a destination for the FWT since 2017 and Evergreen Alpine Academy are proud to be involved.

We are excited to bring you the FWT Club, where we encourage and challenge young skiers and riders to push their limits and gain the skills to comfortably handle all types of terrain and snow conditions, in a safe, controlled environment.

These clubs run throughout Europe, and now youths here in Japan can benefit and learn from the experience and passion our trained and dedicated instructors and guides bring to the table. Checkout the FWT Club homepage here.


Who is this program for?


The Freeride World Tour Club (FWT Club) is a program aimed at young people aged between 12 and 18 years who are already good skiers or snowboarders, are looking for a change from the classic ski school environment, and want to take their skills in Freeriding to a new level.

This is an intensive weeks training requiring confidence in all conditions.

Program Objectives

  • To be a highly-skilled and adaptable skier in all types of terrain and snow conditions.
  • The understanding and implementation of freeriding safety guidelines (avalanche
    training and awareness, saving friends with LVS avalanche transceivers, etc.).
  • Improved skiing/snowboarding technique and the integration of freestyle elements into
    off-piste riding.
  • Safe jumps and drops.

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Schedule


  • Meet with the group, orientation
  • Icebreaker, get to know each other
  • Positioning, introduction to off-piste
  • Play around and have fun on snow (free ride time)

What Is Included


  • 5 full days on snow coaching with fully qualified ISIA Trainers from the EAA trainers team
  • Video coaching to help analyze your riding and consequently understand how to make appropriate changes
  • 3 pieces set (beacon, shovel and probe)
  • Avalanche awareness, search & rescue training

Not Included


  • Lift ticket
  • Transportation

Requirements


  • Good intermediate / advanced rider
  • Confident in all conditions
  • Some off piste & powder experience
  • A good level of fitness

WHEN


…updating

Where


Meet at Evergreen Alpine Academy (Iwatake). Click here for access details.

Price


¥… without meals and accommodation

¥…. with accommodation, breakfast & dinner

We are currently updating pricing for the 2018-2019 season. Feel free to contact us with enquiries.

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