Whether you are a beginner or advanced skier, booking a ski or snowboard lesson with a professional instructor is well worth the time and energy. Beginners will start out on easy terrain, where they feel safe and comfortable enough to learn the basics, whereas advanced skiers or snowboarders will have the opportunity to explore new terrain and work with a professional instructor to learn new skills and perfect their technique.
Professional lessons not only offer the opportunity to learn from the best of the best, but they “will make your learning process safer, faster, more effective and WAY more fun,” says Matt Boyd of the Professional Ski Instructors of America Alpine Team.
For those of you who have always wanted to explore the mountain but didn’t want to do it alone, professional lessons are the way to go. Plus, you will be “exploring the mountain with someone who knows it better than you do,” says Chris Rogers of the American Association of Snowboard Instructors Snowboard Team.
Continue reading for the top reasons you should take a professional ski or snowboard lesson. The tips provided are from the Professional Ski and Snowboard Instructors of America and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors.