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The Development Centre Val d'Isere

Rond Point des Pistes | Snowberry Ski Shop, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
+33 6 15 55 31 56
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Excellent 1 to 1 snowboard tuition from Owain

I had one 3 hour session with Owain on the second day of my ski holiday. I'd not had any tuition... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Paul F
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Bristol, United Kingdom
What a great experience

I did 3 days of group lesson with TDC and had a Gavin and he was brilliant very anttentive and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matt F
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Sydney, Australia
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The Development Centre Val d'Isere more than just a Ski School. Our aim is to help you to Ski Better. The Development Centre is all about helping you really improve your skiing in an enjoyable, relaxed environment. Rather than pre-planned lessons and drills, our approach is based around coaching you on your style as an individual, allowing you to really make a breakthrough in confidence and ability. What can The Development Centre Ski School do for you? Our Ski Lessons will develop Your Skiing further than you can imagine and maximise the enjoyment of your holiday. We have a range of clinics and private development lessons available to suit a range of requirements and budgets.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rond Point des Pistes | Snowberry Ski Shop, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had one 3 hour session with Owain on the second day of my ski holiday. I'd not had any tuition for years, and quite a long break as well, so I said "watch this, fix what I'm doing wrong" and he did. He identified...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did 3 days of group lesson with TDC and had a Gavin and he was brilliant very anttentive and impressed my ski a lot. I would recommend them in a heartbeat

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We actually used the Tignes tased team of TDC. The team are excellent. We had Grant for the second year running and all 3 of us came on leaps and bounds. My skiing improved a huge amount this year and it was down to Grant's...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We had 2 wonderful 3 hour ski lessons with Lauder. Probably the best lessons I have ever had. The 2 of us both over 60 had lost confidence in our skiing. Lauder enabled me to feel confident again on skis which made me realise how...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

These guys know their stuff. We have had multiple trips to Val d'Isere over the years and TDC have never failed to impress us with their knowledge of where the safest and best conditions can be found. Terry and Kieran are fantastic. In small groups...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

My girlfriend had never been skiing. The team at TDC could not have been more helpful in making her first ski holiday a successful one! Jamie was great and provided us with lessons all week. We will look to book our next skiing vacation based...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I have used TDC in Val d'Isere before, both group and private lessons, and always found them to be excellent. I am an intermediate skiier always trying to improve my control and confidence. On this visit I had two lessons with Gavin (a fellow north...More

1  Thank Jackie C
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Been skiing with Ben and Kieran for several years now,superb coaches and great guys. A huge thank you to you both for your unstinting professionalism, enthusiasm and patience in improving my skiing ! Unbeatable guys !

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Big shout out to Kieran, you are a legend...you got 2 blondes down a black run and had patience of a saint. Top instruction, from nil to brill, Val D'Isere would not have been the same without you! Highly recommend! ⛷

Thank Nat B
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Private lesson for 2: This was our second time with Terry, and he was fantastic. Friendly and supportive tuition and some great tips to take away and practice later.

Thank Thomas D
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lynn20142014
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I'm not sure we are the right people to be asking such questions. At The Development Centre we specialise in Ski Lessons and Ski Clinics, to help develop peoples skiing. We don't organise any alternative activities. Maybe... More
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