Canadian Dave looking strong in the deep snow

2013-2014 Season So Far!

In one word… hectic! The 2013-14 season so far here in Niseko has been BUSY!! Here at Niseko Academy we’ve been putting the hard yards in, with staff working big hours on both our instructor training courses and in our private lessons. But it’s not just our staff, the Niseko Academy trainees have also been working super-hard to reach their goals.

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NZSIA and SBINZ Level Two results

Another sucessful training season in Niseko!

All done and dusted! Our 2012/2013 courses have come to an end, with very succesful results and yet another sucessful training season in Niseko. Our 13 Week Trainees worked very hard and all passed both their Children’s Teaching Certification and the Level Two Certification. Well, all except our one injured military boy Andy who spent the majority of the season on the couch and propping up the bar (good thing he’s planning on coming back for a do-over next year).

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Biff at Half Note

Our talented coaches

We’re lucky at Niseko Academy to have numerous very talented coaches. Two of these include…

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The ski trainees with their trainers Simon and Kirsty

100% pass rate on the NZSIA Level One

Success… 100% again!!! Our 4 Week Ski Course came to an end yesterday, with the…

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Kieren, Nick and Toby smashing out a line together

Rusutsu Rad-ness!

Heard of Rusutsu? It’s a little gem of a resort just the other side of…

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Powder dayzzzzzzz!

A total 819cms of snow has fallen so far this season, according to the most…

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The snowboard trainees with Examiner Matt and Trainer Keith

Another 100% pass rate!

Wayhey… our 13 week training crew just sat their Level One exam… and all passed!…

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Stu showing everyone how it's done

2012-2013 season in Niseko kicks off!

So far there has only been one day in December that is HAS NOT snowed….

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Cheap Flights to Japan

— Update April 24th 2012: Jetstar Japan have announced domestic routes, starting from as cheap…

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snowboarder backside 180 over a plane

Next Year’s Course Dates

They’re up! Next year’s course dates and prices have been finalised and are going out…

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Tohoku redevelopment - Niseko Academy

One Year Today

It’s one year today since Tohoku’s devastating tsunami. Many people cross Japan will be thinking…

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Andrew Davey in the Niseko pow pow - Niseko Academy

100%… Well Done Team!

Woohoooo, they all passed! Our ski and snowboard instructor training courses finished up last week…

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