THE TEAM

ABOUT US

Our coaches are friendly, experienced and it’s their priority to help you improve your skiing and enjoy the mountains with a new confidence.

THE TEAM

All our coaches are fully qualified and speak fluent English and can teach in many languages. They are all hand-picked for their passion, professionalism and ability to improve their client’s performance, whilst being really fun to ski with too.

JON WEST

Qualifications: BASI L4, Swiss Brevet Federal
Jon has been coaching skiers and instructors in Verbier for more than 15 years and has a great desire to pass on some of this experience to others.

HARRY STEEL

Qualifications: Swiss Brevet Federal
Harry is a very talented confident skier who enjoys passing on his knowledge to his clients and colleagues. Whether it is on the piste, in the bumps or in the backcountry, Harry has the experience and the tools necessary to take you to the next level.

ALEJANDRO HERNANDEZ

Qualifications: Swiss Patent
Alex is a full Swiss, Spanish and Argentinian certified ski instructor. He instructed all over the world and recently joined the Freeride Verbier team in Verbier.

  • Top Swiss, Spanish and Argentinean Level
  • ISIA Card
  • Director of Kustom Ski’s
  • Voted Verbier’s most popular new instructor

REMY GUILLAUME-GENTIL

Qualifications: Brevet Federal
Remy is a talented experienced Swiss, French and American certified Ski Instructor. He has many years of teaching and coaching experience and has worked in different countries and for ski schools.He has been working with Altitude for 4 years now. Remy is dedicated to sharing his knowledge and competencies with anyone at any level.

JOHN FALKINER

UIAGM Mountain Guide

John has been based in Switzerland since the 70s, skiing, climbing, mountaineering, and working as a professional skier, stuntman and competitor, prior to guiding. He is able to offer advice on instruction and encouragement in all areas of skiing, climbing and mountaineering, as well as guiding you safely through the mountain environment.

He is extremely passionate about the mountains as lives and breathes for the adventure and takes enjoyment out of people benefiting from his knowledge, so that others can experience and discover paths through countries such as Lebanon, Iran, Japan, Kashmir, Russia & Norway.