Learn to snowboard in a day!
Want to learn how to snowboard fast? If you’ve got a winter holiday coming up, or you’re just impatient to master the basics so you can hit the slopes, our one-day snowboard lessons package is perfect for you! Here at Chill Factore, we’re big on one-to-one training that gets results. That’s why we’re proud to teach over 50,000 snowboarders and skiers every year! If you want to learn how to snowboard in a day, this is the place to do it
Is it possible to learn to snowboard in a day?
Yes, it’s absolutely possible to learn to snowboard in a day. At Chill Factore, we do this each and every day with beginners who want to try something new or people who have been off the board for way too long and need to start from scratch. With up to six intensive hours on the snow with a one-to-one instructor, you’ll learn how to master the basics and feel comfortable with basic movements on your board.
Training lessons at Chill Factore are fun, interactive and guaranteed to have you confident on your snowboard by the end of them. We’re not guaranteeing that you’ll be flying down the main slope after the first day (although you could be) but you will definitely be able to control your speed, use the travelator and button lift, link your turns together and travel down a gentle gradient.
Is it easier to learn snowboarding or skiing?
The ease of learning to snowboard versus skiing can vary depending on the individual. Generally speaking, it is often said that skiing is easier to pick up initially, especially for those with a background in activities such as ice skating or rollerblading. Skiing provides a more stable and balanced platform due to the separate skis and poles, which can help with stability and control.
On the other hand, snowboarding tends to have a steeper learning curve at the beginning. It involves having both feet strapped to a single board, which can be challenging for some people to maintain balance and coordination. However, once the basics are grasped – which can be done quickly – snowboarding is extremely enjoyable and rewarding.
It’s important to note that individual preferences, athletic abilities, and previous experience in related activities can influence the learning process for both snowboarding and skiing. Some people may find snowboarding more intuitive and easier to learn, while others might have a natural inclination toward skiing. Ultimately, it comes down to personal preference and the amount of time and effort dedicated to learning and improving in either.
Where can I learn to snowboard fast?
Chill Factore is home to the longest indoor real snow slope in the UK (180 metres). We’re based in the heart of Trafford Park, near Manchester, and we’re really easy to find. Simply look for the large Beyond building off the M60! We’re also passionate about giving you an authentic learning experience, which is why we make our own snow every night and groom the slope before sessions start again in the morning.
Learning to snowboard in a day means you’ll want your time on the snow to feel as true to life as possible. Our snow centre is the only place in the North West where you’ll be able to experience the mixed terrain of real snow under your board. This means that you’ll be in a better position to tackle the snowy mountains of your winter holiday destination.
Snowboarding lessons at Chill Factore
If you want to hit the slope at Chill Factore and learn to snowboard in a day, book your beginner snowboard lesson or course today. Make sure you bring gloves and thick socks to stay warm on the slopes. It gets pretty chilly in our real snow centre!If you’ve never snowboarded before, our qualified instructors are here to help you from the second you step onto the snow. At our snowboard beginner lessons, you’ll learn about ‘toe edge’ and ‘heel edge’ techniques, as well as how to control your speed, link your turns and move safely in a diagonal line across a real snow slope.For more detailed information on snowboarding lessons, head over to our FAQs. If you can’t find the information you’re looking for, contact us today!