At the start of the holiday…make sure you and your kids know the FIS safety rules of the slopes. All skiers and snowboarders should know the rules of the slopes, just as you would expect all drivers to know the rules of the road. Too often we see incidents on the slopes, where people’s lack of adherence to the rules lead to accidents or near misses.
To help keep your kids safe make sure you teach them the basic rules:
Other things for you and your children to be aware of:
For a full list of the FIS code of conduct, see www.fis-ski.com.
This winter Altitude Ski and Snowboard School in Verbier have their own specialised kids instructors who create a fun and safe environment for all children to learn and develop their skills. Stay safe and maybe see you soon!