The REAL team are snowboarders first and foremost. We just love snowboarding! We are a team of British snowboard instructors, based in Morzine and Avoriaz and all qualified to the highest ISTD level through the BASI system. Learn a bit more about each of us below:
You won’t find a snowboard school in Morzine more dedicated to your safety, learning and enjoyment. This snowboard school is the real deal.Judith Wilke, 2018
With contagious energy and a friendly smile you’ll spend just five minutes on snow with Dave and begin to share his passion for riding. Having spent the best part of a decade in various resorts across the world Dave has been able to acquire and adapt a multitude of teaching techniques which he now brings to REAL Snowboarding. Dave is a snowboard instructor trainer/examiner for the British Association of Snowsports Instructors and the snowboard coach for the British Royal Air Force snowboard team.
ISTD Snowboard level 4, French Moniteur Carte Professional (BEES), ISIA snowboard qualified, Adaptive Snowboard Instructor level 1, Freestyle Coach level 2, ISA Surf Instructor, Royal Air Force Snowboard Coach, BASI Trainer.
Barry is a dynamic instructor with a keen eye for detail, able to recognise and act upon individual riding abilities and weaknesses. He takes personal pride in your progression and ensures REAL Snowboarding continues to innovate and educate beyond all international standards. Barry is also an examiner of aspiring snowboard instructors and coaches the British Army Snowboard Team.
ISTD Snowboard level 4, French Moniteur Carte Professional (BEES), ISIA snowboard qualified, Freestyle Coach level 2, ISA Surf Instructor, Combined Armed Services Freestyle Coach, BASI Trainer.
Stef is the most friendly and knowledgeable man you may meet in your life. Stef encourages confidence within everyones snowboarding ensuring they learn at a comfortable pace.He takes pride in meeting people from all backgrounds and just wants them to have fun while progressing on a snowboard.
ISTD Snowboard level 4, BASI Snowboard Director, French Moniteur Carte Professional (BEES), ISIA snowboard qualified, Freestyle Coach level 2, Computer Wizz.
Jack is the happiest and most stoked snowboard instructor in the world. Jack loves snowboarding and guarantees that you will too after you have had a lesson with him. When Jack is not teaching you’ll find him riding in the snowpark having more fun than anyone else!
ISTD Snowboard level 4, French Moniteur Carte Professional (BEES), ISIA snowboard qualified, Freestyle Coach level 2, Adaptive Snowboard Instructor, King of stoke.
We challenge you to find a more kind and patient instructor. They just don’t exist! Nick has years of experience in getting everyone enjoying the stoke for snowboarding. No matter what your ability Nick will get you smiling and improving!