• Instructor profile: Antoine

    Name: AntoineNationality: FrenchNickname: TonioResort: La PlagneTeaches: Ski & snowboardBest skis: fat skisBest piste in La Plagne: Mont de la Guerre – it’s so long; right at the top you start where there are no trees, but you end up right down in the forest.Best place to ski on days off: The Face Nord on the […]

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  • Instructor profile: Sylvain

    Name: SylvainNationality: FrenchNickname: TintinResort: La PlagneTeaches: Ski & snowboardFavourite skis: Off-piste ‘fat’ skisFavourite piste in La Plagne: L’Esseulet in Montchavin, because it’s a long, long run – it’s like being off-piste, but without the worries. My second favourite is Mont de la Guerre, another long red run going down towards Champagny.Favourite place to ski on […]

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  • ADRIEN : INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

    Name: Adrien Nationality:  French Resort: La Plagne Teaches: Ski, snowboard and sitski Favourite piste in La Plagne: Inversens (red run, from Roche de Mio): it’s long, wide, and it’s easy to ski off the edges of it Favourite place to ski on days off: the Glacier at Bellecote Favourite food: Filet boeuf aux morilles – […]

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  • Instructor profile: Maurizio

    Next up in our series of Instructor Profiles is Italian instructor Maurizio. A newcomer to Val d’Isère, Maurizio is the first of our Val d’Isère instructors to be profiled. Read on to find out what makes him tick … and to discover just how ‘Italians do it better!’ (thanks for that , Maurizio …)  Name: […]

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  • Instructor Profile: Euan

    Recognise this? Euan has been our La Plagne poster-boy for the 2010-2011 season, and it’s his picture that’s splashed across our brochures, posters and press ads this winter. Read on to find out more about the man behind the smile and the powder spray … Name: EuanNationality:  ScottishResort: La PlagneNickname: BuckTeaches: ski, snowboard, telemark, taxi-ski […]

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  • Half term in La Plagne: snowed under!

    La Plagne’s jam-packed this week: half term week in the UK has coincided with winter holidays in Paris and hoardes of French and English holiday makers are hitting the slopes just in time to make the most of the fresh February snow. After what’s felt like weeks of waiting, we’ve finally been snowed under with […]

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  • Instructor profile: Julien F

    Our series of instructor profiles continues with Julien, another long-standing instructor in La Plagne. Name: JulienNationality: FrenchResort: La PlagneTeaches: Skiing, snowboarding, telemarking, seated skiing, ski touring. And ski-bar!Favourite piste in La Plagne: Mont de la Guerre (red run, from the top of Verdons) Favourite place to ski on days off: the Glacier at BellecoteDream ski […]

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  • GET OFF PISTE WITH OXYGENE

    When the conditions are right, we run a range of off piste itineraries from La Plagne and Val d’Isère, including such classic routes as the Tarantaise Tour (starting in Val d’Isère), the Paradiski Tour taking in the Cul de Nant glacier, and the stunning North Face of the Bellecote Glacier – over 2000m of vertical descent, […]

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  • Instructor Profile: Guillaume

    We’ve got a team of over 70 Oxygène instructors in La Plagne, Val d’Isère and the Three Valleys – and we thought it’s about time we introduced some of them! So, a big thank you to Guillaume, for volunteering to be the first in our series of Instructor Profiles – and for providing some pretty fantastic […]

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  • Getting down to business in La Plagne

    Well, hello Monday. The new week’s underway already – and it’s been a non-stop weekend in La Plagne! From Thursday through to Sunday, we hosted three separate corporate away-weekends, with delegates travelling from all over France for an intensive couple of days of meetings, seminars, team challenges … and plenty of fun on the snow. It’s […]

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