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Skiing since the age of five and passionate about all things snow. On a mission to bring you the latest updates, news and features from all of our resorts.

Get Fit for Skiing – Episode 5

Fri March 15, 2019

Today we’re sharing the last in our Get Fit for Skiing series, showcasing exercises devised by Mark Zawadski of Peak Condition to help you get in shape for your ski holiday. Hopefully by now you’ve all lunged, squatted, cable-pulled and swiss-balled your way to full fitness and will be able to hit the slopes with confidence this winter. We’re tired just thinking about it!


Marketing Assistant

Skiing since the age of five and passionate about all things snow. On a mission to bring you the latest updates, news and features from all of our resorts.

Fabulous February Photos – Last Month’s Winners

Mon March 11, 2019

February is an incredibly busy month...

...for chalet hosts, drivers, nannies, chefs and managers across all 10 of our French and Austria ski resorts. Half term is one of the most the most in-demand dates on the calendar and we were fully booked well in advance. We’ve had a blast, welcoming families in all 67 of our properties, and hope that the memories created on the slopes and in the chalet will be looked back on fondly for years to come.

Despite the organized chaos which half term entails our staff have still found time to get out on the mountain and have submitted a brilliant selection of photos for this month’s staff competition. Here’s the February shortlist:


Marketing Assistant

Skiing since the age of five and passionate about all things snow. On a mission to bring you the latest updates, news and features from all of our resorts.

We’re building again! Three new chalets in Avoriaz

Fri March 01, 2019

It’s an exciting time at VIP SKI HQ…

Having opened 4 new chalets in Avoriaz this winter we’re now setting our sights even higher and will be overseeing the construction of a further 3 brand new chalets, set to open in time for Christmas 2019. Chalet Kipnuk, Chalet Sakami and Chalet Ipaka are the latest additions to our growing portfolio of chalets throughout 10 of the greatest ski resorts in France and Austria.

We sat down with MD Andy Sturt to chat through his thoughts on this exciting new venture:


Marketing Assistant

Skiing since the age of five and passionate about all things snow. On a mission to bring you the latest updates, news and features from all of our resorts.

Get fit for skiing – Episode 4

Fri February 22, 2019

Today’s ski exercise requires a keen sense of balance and will work to engage the core muscles. If you can’t feel the burn, then you aren’t doing it correctly! You’ll need use of a swiss ball to provide the unstable surface which makes the exercise so effective. You can pick one up cheaply online or in most department stores, or find one in your local gym. Once you’ve gotten your hands on one the possibilities become endless and you’re guaranteed to see a real improvement in your ski technique and endurance whilst on the slopes.

Mark, head coach at Peak Condition, explains exactly how this exercise relates to skiing:

“This Swiss Ball lateral flexion is a simple but effective way to create lower and upper body dissociation, which will help you to generate better hip angles when creating a ski turn. With this exercise you are conditioning, and creating balance in the internal obliques and external obliques (Which generate rotational and side flexion force) and the quadratus lumborum (which stabilises the ribcage, lumbar spine and pelvis).”


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