|Ski hire with an in-chalet fitting service – equipment rental delivered to your door Small group lessons sizes for all the family Exclusive weekly activities including the MoonBike, the Tandem Ski and a night in a mountain refuge During the month of February and for the remainder of the season, Oxygène Ski and Snowboard School has seen a surge in demand due to the restrictions being lifted for British travellers.|
Always wanting to provide that extra special something, and constantly adapting to the situations, Oxygene is offering a range of services adapted to the times. Operating across 14 resorts in the French Alps, the ski school is also celebrating its 30th birthday and offering plenty of freebies during the season.
An in-chalet ski hire fitting service for Tignes, Val d’Isère and La Plagne
No more queuing in ski rental shops. Oxygène will deliver your ski and snowboard equipment directly to your hotel, apartment or chalet.
Customers complete a booking form online or by phone with the Oxygene staff. Once the reservation has been made, the equipment is prepared and delivered at an agreed time. The customer is fitted and various adjustments for the boots and skis are made. At the end of the stay, Oxygène will collect all the equipment.
Where? Tignes, La Plagne and Val d’Isère
Cost: free with equipment rental through Oxygène
Group lessons with reduced group sizes
Group lesson sizes can now start from as little as 3 students, with up to a maximum of 8 (depending on the age and level). Group lessons are a fun and social way to learn to ski or improve technique, and they are not only for beginners! Oxygène offer group lessons for all ages (children, teens and adults), in all disciplines (ski and snowboard), and for all levels (from beginners to experts). Group lessons provide great value for money and the small groups ensure pupils receive lots of attention throughout.
Where? Based in all 14 resorts where Oxygène Ski & Snowboard School operates
Cost: from 209€ for a half-day children or adult group lessons
New this winter – the electric MoonBike sensation
This new electric eco-friendly alternative to the snowmobile allows anyone over the age of 16 to discover the ski area of La Plagne after the slopes have shut. Let mountain reveal itself as an infinite playground for the adventurous types. You will be shown around under the supervision of a professional guide. The electric MoonBike is super fun and easy to manage!
Where? Plagne Centre and Belle Plagne
Cost: 90 euros per person for a one-hour supervised session
Tandem ski experience for those that don’t ski
Don’t ski? No problem as Oxygène offers the Tandem Ski experience – a comfortable chair fixed on skis and piloted by a qualified instructor. Similar to skiing, but with a sensation like no other, you’ll slide beautifully down the slopes with your Oxygène guide. It’s great as anyone at any level can have a go and enjoy the slopes without any knowledge or technical skiing ability.
Where? Courchevel, La Tania, Meribel, Tignes, La Plagne, Val d’Isère and Val Thorens
Cost: from 260€ per person (equipment included)
New off-piste getaway with overnight stay in mountain refuge
Oxygene has launched an overnight ski touring experience with accommodation in a mountain refuge. The group, maximum of 6 skiers, will set off at the end of the day and explore the wonderful ski touring terrain before reaching the refuge. Dinner is served and the night is spent there – the next morning skiers will enjoy the open spaces and un-tracked snow conditions. A good level of off-piste skiing is required.
Cost: from 200€ per person (including: supervision, night in a refuge and meals, based on a group of 6 participants).
It’s Baby Snow time! New snowboard lessons for children aged 3 and 4
Oxygene now offers group snowboarding lessons for children aged 3 and 4 years old, otherwise known as the ‘Baby Snow’. This one-hour snowboarding session take place twice a day between 12.00-13.00 or 13.00-14.00 and is open to a maximum of three children per lesson. Rental of snowboard equipment suitable for toddlers is charged at an additional cost.
Where? Tignes, La Plagne and Val d’Isère
Cost: from 65€
30th birthday FREE snow activities
Celebrating 30 years is a big step, and Oxygène are celebrating this mile stone all season long. On the 30th of each month you can sign up to a number of FREE Oxygene activities in all resorts. Ski or snowboard lessons, off-piste guiding, cross-country skiing, ski touring, snowshoeing, plus more. Interested? Contact the resort you are visiting directly for more information.
Where? All 14 Oxygène resorts