In what is being promoted as a first in Europe, rudechalets (www.rudechalets.com) are offering special ‘Mini shred snowboarding weeks’ for 4 – 8 year olds on selected dates this winter.
The holidays are being offered in response to increasing demand for kiddies snowboard schools and equipment according to the chalet company who are working with Mint Snowboarding to offer the holidays in Morzine.
“As the first generation to embrace snowboarding en masse enters into parenthood there is an increasing demand for kiddies snowboard schools and equipment,” said a company statement, “The main focus of the lessons will be fun through learning enabling the children to adopt the basics of snowboarding in an exciting and stimulating environment.”
Through rudechalets™ children will have access to a specialised fleet of Burton Snowboards’ “Learn To Ride” equipment which is designed specifically for youngsters under the age of 8 yrs old.
Holiday take place during the first two weeks of April (Easter holidays) and prices are from £699 per child per week including snowboard lessons, equipment rental, transfers, ensuite half board chalet accommodation and a mini-shred video edit. Adults pay £469 pp/pw.