• ski instructor and skier in val d'isère for the opening 2018 OPENING OF VAL D’ISERE 2018 #FirstTracks

    Val d’Isère officially opened for Winter 2018. This weekend the ski resort of Val d’Isère officially opened for winter 2017-2018 with the First Tracks event to celebrate the new winter season. In resort the Ski Force Winter Tour event showcased several ski brands who had their 2018 skis ready to test. It was the perfect […]

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    The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Ski Resort The perfect ski holiday begins with choosing the best ski resort for you and your party. Picking between all the different destinations can be stressful, especially with so many things to consider. At last count there were 3,597 ski resorts across Europe alone, each with different atmospheres, [...] Continue Reading
  • Oxygène bear will be animating the 3 valleys this winter OXYGENE BEAR IN PARADISKI & THE THREE VALLEYS

    We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our Oxygene bear (from his home in Val d’Isere) into La Plagne, Meribel, Courchevel and La Tania.  After several years having fun in our children’s group ski lessons in Val d’Isere he wants to spread his wings and discover some new resorts. More fun in expected in children's [...] Continue Reading

    What to do if the morning ski lessons you want are fully booked? Ski lessons are available to book well in advance and it is advisable to get them booked sooner rather than later at the risk of finding yourself spending your holiday building snowmen and sledging (which can be fun too, of course). Morning [...] Continue Reading

    OUR TOP TIPS FOR A SMOOTH START. From the most appropriate snacks to travelling to the meeting point, here’s our top tips for a smooth start to ski school this season. #childrensskislessons #skiholidays © Rémi NGuyen Cao ALWAYS WEAR SUNCREAM As Baz Luhrmann advised to the class of ’97, ‘If I could offer you only […]

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  • autumn VS winter in Meribel WINTER 2017-18 ANNOUNCES ITS ARRIVAL: 13 NOV 2017

    Huge snowfall last night! Following last week's article forecasting up to a metre of snow in the Alps we are pleased to announce it arrived! A little later than expected, the heavens really opened last night (12-13 November). With a freezing level around 1,700m and some snow showers over the last week or so the [...] Continue Reading

    Snow fall is on the way but will it be enough to keep the skiers happy? Some drops of rain, a ladle of wind, 99% humidity in the air and an energetic snow dance. Put this mix in the fridge for a month or two and serve chilled with a ball of snow and a [...] Continue Reading
  • A guide to how and when to book ski holiday with the minimum of stress BOOKING YOUR SKI HOLIDAY 2.0

    From accommodation to ski lessons, a guide to how and when to book with the minimum of stress. © Rémi NGuyen Cao Booking a ski holiday is a strange mix of pleasure and stress. Once you have fixed your holiday dates (a task in itself sometimes) you then have the mammoth task of organising travel, […]

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    This is what awaited us on the mailbox this morning: OUR 2017 CERTIFICATES OF EXCELLENCE FROM TRIPADVISOR HAPPY CUSTOMERS' COMMENTS Here are some of the comments our happy customers left after their experience at Oxygène Ski School. [Great for disabled skiers! - La Plagne] "Great place for disabled skiers. Highly accommodating. They rent different types [...] Continue Reading
  • Skieuse en poudreuse, monitrice ski Oxygène GIRLPOWDER : NOEMIE’S PROFILE

    In honour of International Women’s Day 2017, we’re celebrating the incredible ski-achievements of Noemie Lemaire, Freeride World Qualifier contestant and Magic Ski Instructor. Read on and be inspired to #BeBoldForChange. We would like to share the incredible story of a young skier who is successfully juggling education, ski teaching, sailing and a super strict ski-training […]

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