Your Ski Coach

Bringing World Class Skills To The Recreational Skier



The premiere website for skiers looking to improve their skiing skills.  If you're looking to take your skiing to the next level, and increase the amount of fun you have during your days on the slopes, you've come to the right place! 

Coach Rick Schnellmann brought his decades of experience developing world class racers to the recreational skier.  He'll show you how to develop the skills that will allow you to reach your own personal potential, and experience the sport in a way that most skiers never do. 

Have a look around the site and see how we can help you reach your goals.  

Let us introduce some of the main sections of our site:

  1. BulletSki Instruction DVDs
        All you need to know about our ski lesson DVDs and how to purchase them

  2. BulletOnline Ski Instruction
    Articles on ski instruction that support our DVDs

  3. BulletBeginner Ski Instruction
        Hints and tips about learning to ski for beginner skiers

  4. BulletAsk the Coach
        Questions to the coach and his answers

  5. BulletBuilding Blocks
        Building Blocks is the guiding principle of our series of ski instructional DVDs - this section provides support for the building blocks DVD series

Improve Your Skiing with Learn to Ski DVDs, Online Ski Instruction, and Coaching.

New stuff

Snow Discussions

  1. Want to chat directly to a coach?

  2. Or find ski buddies?

  3. Perhaps just chat to other snow addicts?

Ski Racing Images

New photo gallery with stills, video and montages of world class racers.

New Articles

  1. BulletDaily Warm Up Routine

Get your ski feet tuned up each day for a fantastic day of sliding.

  1. BulletSeason Starter Program

Warm-up ski drills to get your ski season off to a great start.

  1. BulletCan't Buy A Turn

A discussion on the real value of purchasing new equipment.

  1. BulletMaking Time For Drills

How do you fit skiing drills into your valuable ski time? Ways to maximise the fun and maximise the effectiveness of your skiing time.

Saying Good-bye to Fear
How to learn to shed the fear that inhibits your ability to ski steep terrain, or just stops you from really enjoying the intermediate slopes.

Old School - New Skool
How the shaped (carve) ski has changed ski technique

A Revival of the Steered Turn Rediscovering the virtues and benefits of steering, to take your skiing to a new level.

If there are areas you'd like us to write about please email us.

Around the World
See where we have sent DVDs

Beginner Videos
New learn to ski videos

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