LEVELS AND TESTS FOR CHILDREN

To enjoy our services, it is important that you know your skiing level and adapt it to your ski lift pass.
PIOU-PIOU
  • Start getting used to skis and sliding. The ESF instructors are there to help your children enjoy themselves in this new environment.
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OURSON
  • Move around on skis in different ways over varied but almost flat terrain. 
    Can ski with skis parallel straight downhill and stop using a snowplough turn.
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FLOCON
  • On a moderately steep slope, series of elementary sideslip turns over a suitable marked out course. Series of 7 to 8 snowplough turns with the skis brought back to the parallel position in between, over a suitable marked out course. 
    Elementary direct line across the slope following a roughly straight trajectory. 
    Test of balance when skiing while facing down the slope (with little jumps, from one foot to the other or over little bumps, etc.) on a gentle slope.
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1ERE ETOILE
  • On a moderately steep slope, series of elementary sideslip turns over a suitable marked out course. 
     Direct traversing line following a curved trajectory. 
     Step turns on a gentle slope (starting off at an angle).
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2EME ETOILE

Series of around ten perfect elementary turns over a suitable marked out course on a moderately steep slope.
Basic direct line passing over hollows and bumps.
Basic skating step.
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3EME ETOILE
  • Series of around ten basic turns imposed by 10 to 12 poles on a moderately steep slope. 
    Basic single garland on a moderately steep slope. 
    Perfect direct line to build up speed, finished with a braking sideslip, all on a moderately steep slope
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ETOILE DE BRONZE
  • Non-timed line assessed by the pupil's ability to complete perfect basic turns, with two changes of rhythm on a varied slope (alternating medium, short and medium-radius turns through 15 to 20 gates). 
    Godille of base. 
     Passage over bumps with slight take-off on prepared piste or terrain (skiercross-type run).
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ETOILE D'OR
  • Short giant slalom, timed (maximum 50% more time allowed compared to opener). 
    Technical series of perfect broad and high-speed turns over varied terrain (slope, snow, etc.).
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COMPETITION
  • Short giant slalom, timed (maximum 50% more time allowed compared to opener). 
    Technical series of perfect broad and high-speed turns over varied terrain (slope, snow, etc.).
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Tests chronométrés

LA FLECHE
  • Giant Slalom, 25/35 checkpoints, elevation : 200 to 250 m 
    Or : 0% à 15% 
    Vermeil : 15,01% à 28% 
    Argent : 28,01% à 40% 
    Bronze : 40,01 à 50% 
    Flechette : 50,01 à 55%
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LE CHAMOIS
  • Special slalom, 30/40 checkpoints, elevation : 120 to 200 m 
    Or : 0% à 15% 
    Vermeil : 15,01% à 28% 
    Argent : 28,01% à 40% 
    Bronze : 40,01 à 50% 
    Flechette : 50,01 à 55%
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