WORKSHOPS: The Ease On Skis method teaches how to find dynamic stability, lightness and grace on your way down the ski slope. Skiers at all levels of skill can benefit. Every workshop day begins and ends with Alexander Technique classes and lessons. In between, we meet for ski classes and semi-private ski lessons.
*“Learning to Turn” is a basic workshop suitable for beginners. Its 4 days of workshop cost 450 Swiss francs per person.
**“Skiing With Ease” is a workshop for skiers who can turn and who would like more joy and skill in doing so. Its 5 days of workshop cost 550 Swiss francs per person.
You can cancel a registration at no cost until November 15th, 2016. After that you pay 50%.
Ski equipment can be rented in Scuol at ca. 50 francs/day at www.sport-heinrich.ch. The daily cost of lodging, lift tickets and meals (minus lunch) is between 152 and 180 francs/person, to be booked at Hotel Traube, www.traube.ch, after you register.
LOCATION: Scuol, Switzerland
Near the eastern edge of Switzerland, Scuol boasts wide and gentle ski slopes up to 2,783 meters altitude, a public thermal bath spa, a stunning 11th-century castle and a unique Romansh-speaking culture. The village is a gateway to the Swiss National Park.
STAFF: Erik Bendix, M.Am.SAT, developed Ease On Skis over the last 20 years as he applied his training in Alexander Technique to his skiing. He has been filming his method for the last 2 years in Switzerland. Jana Boronova is a certified snowboard instructor, was certified as an Alexander Technique teacher in 2015 and assisted Erik for the last 2 years. Christoph Bacher is a certified Austrian ski instructor and an Alexander Technique teacher working in Berlin, Germany.