Black League Ski

You learn how to deal with black slopes and become confident in short turns

Prince | Princess

Short turns (difficult slope)

Straights jumps

Jumps : Straights and fifty over box

Parallel turns off-piste


Carved parallel turns (easy slope)

Black league classes

To be comfortable on all types of terrain

To be comfortable on all types of terrain

Usually Black league kids are
between 13-16 years old.


The goal of Black league courses is to ski dynamically
and smoothly on all slopes


Master the parallel turn on non-prepared slopes and on difficult terrain.


Learn how to master beautiful freestyle  figures
on slopes and / or in the snowpark.





Admission requirements for the Black league


Children who have passed all Red league levels
successfully or who have an advanced level.



To form classes


We consider the level of your children, their affinities
and the spoken languages.


Thank you in advance for your understanding.

Useful information

For the black league

Type of terrain 
Black slopes– difficult terrain


Group lessons take place from Monday to Friday.
You can only join a group lesson until Tuesday, at the latest.




10:30 to 13:00

High season

13:30 to 16:00


Classes leave at 10:30
Please, be at the meeting place 10 minutes early.



On Friday, distribution of booklets and medals
at the Bendolla meeting place at 12:30 (same place as the first day).  



Every friday, we usually organize a slalom for all Red and Black League classes 


Black league meeting point

The black league meeting point is just opposite the exit of the gondola upper station, facing the Bendolla restaurant.


Swiss snow league

es*motion black

All ski levels

at a glance

Blue league from age 4, beginner level
Blue prince / Blue King / Blue Star

 >> Learn more


Black league, advanced level
Black prince 

>> learn more

Red league, intermediate level
Red prince | Red King | Red Star

>> learn more


Swiss Snow Academy, expert level
Competition | Freestyle | Freeride

>> learn more

ess grimentz

Amis de la Nature 18
3961 Grimentz

+ 41 27 475 50 60

ess zinal

Rue du Village
3961 Zinal

+ 41 27 475 13 73