SNOWMAN 


THE TASKS
Walk with skis on the flat maintaining good balance.
First slide.

TEST CRITERIA
I discovered the joys of sliding on skis.

CLASS : level 1

TERRAIN : Squirrel's trail

Video first slides and green mouse  

 


GREEN MOUSE

THE TASKS
Snowplough.
Get up after falling down
Use the babylift or the travelator

TEST CRITERIA

CLASS : level 1+

TERRAIN: Squirrel's trail and blue slope

Video first slides and green mouse 


BRONZE MOUSE

THE TASKS

Straight run down a gentle slope with a natural stop
Use the uplift
Snowplough turning.

TEST CRITERIA
I know how to use the lifts alone.
I know how to go down the slope and stop by snowplow.
I know how to put on and take off my skis.
I turn in snowplow (on the track or on a course).

CLASS: level 2

TERRAIN: Blue slopes

Video bronze mouse 

INTERNATIONAL CRISTAL


THE TASKS
First stage plough turning
Ski over small bumps and depresssions
Traverse across the slope
Step up the slope using the edges of the skis.

TEST CRITERIA
I turn on a elementary course.
I slide in the fall line and stop with a turn.
I know how to cross the slope with parallel skis and speed.

CLASSE: Level 2+

TERRAIN: Blue slopes and easy red slopes

Video international cristal

BRONZE CRISTAL INT. 

THE TASKS
Side-slipping
Step on edges traversing towards the mountain
Basic parallel turn

TEST CRITERIA
I can side slide, putting my ski flat on snow.
I turn with my ski parallel in a course.
I can, by sliding on the upper edges, change direction by lifting my skis (walking).

CLASS: Level 3

TERRAIN: Red slopes

Video cristal bronze  

SILVER CRISTAL INT.

THE TASKS
Progressive parallel turn
Bumps and depressions
Turn uphill
Skating step.

TEST CRITERIA
I turn ski parallel.
I can get through bumps and depressions.
I can stop with my skis parallel

CLASS: Level 3

TERRAIN: Red slopes and easy black slopes

Video silver cristal  

VERMEIL CRISTAL INT. 

THE TASKS
Link short parallel turns (basic).
Skidding stop (hockey stop)
Step turn towards the valley on an easy or medium slope.

TEST CRITERIA
I make a series of parallel turns of short and medium radius.
I stop with my skis parallel where I want.
I'm getting faster in schuss.

CLASS: Level 3+

TERRAIN: Black slopes

Video vermeil cristal  


GOLD CRISTAL INT.

THE TASKS
Carve turn (basic)
Jump and land lightly
Short turns (progression)

TEST CRITERIA
I do a series of turns in an untimed slalom.
I master the short turn.
I am introduced to the technique of turning in all types of snow.

CLASS: Level 4

TERRAIN: All terrains

Video gold cristal 

DIAMOND CRISTAL INT.

THE TASKS
Carve turn (final)
Short turn (final)
Link turns on a bumpy slope

TEST CRITERIA
I make a series of parallel turns on all types of terrain.
I make short turns with a permanent cut effect.
I go upwards at the end of the turn.

CLASS: Level 5

TERRAIN: All terrains

RUN EMERAUDE

THE TASKS AND TEST CRITERIA
I ski with ease in all snow conditions and all gradients of slopes.
I can turn on varied and undulating pistes in all snow conditions.
CLASS: Level 6

TERRAIN: All terrains and type of snow

RUN TURQUOISE

THE TASKS AND TEST CRITERIA
I can control my linked turns on hard pistes.
I can jump over obstacles and control my speed in all circumstances.

CLASS: Level 6

TERRAIN: All terrains