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Chalky rocks!

I recently skied with Chalky after purchasing his book the 7 Secrets of skiing. Chalky more than lives up to his reputation as being one of the world's great ski instructors... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I recently skied with Chalky after purchasing his book the 7 Secrets of skiing. Chalky more than lives up to his reputation as being one of the world's great ski instructors. Very quickly Chalky was able to help me achieve a more powerful stance which helped me prolong my skiing day - no thigh burn. Thank you Chalky, hope to... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Just spent 3 days on the slopes with Chalky where he has managed to take my ski-ing to another level. Having spent years stuck as a nervous intermediate, with my main problem being my stance and balance Chalky was able to correct my problems using his 7 Secrets of Skiing technique. Chalky was able to break things down for me... More 

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Reviewed 4 February 2016

I skied with Chalky for the second time this year, in Les Arcs, and he really is an inspiring teacher with a gift for explaining things. The real thing for me is that he completely understands the dynamics of skiing and how to put them across. From a "stuck intermediate" he has rebuilt my skiing completely on sound foundations so... More 

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Reviewed 3 February 2016

Others have said that Chalky White is one of the world’s best ski instructors. After my recent experience, those comments are accurate. I am now a confident, efficient skier thanks to Chalky White. I’ve discovered skills within me that can ski almost any place or resort worldwide on his, ‘Ski the World with Chalky White’ program. Before meeting Chalky I’d... More 

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Avon, Colorado
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Reviewed 17 December 2015

After more than 30 years of skiing, I spent a few days with Chalky White on the mountain and was amazed at how much better skier I became. Ever since, his book 'The 7 secrets of Skiing' is a mandatory reading for all my skier friends. Besides being a fabulous (and fabled) instructor, Chalky is also a true gentleman, always... More 

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Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Others have already said that Chalky is one of the best ski instructors in the world. After only 3 lessons in difficult conditions last year where I saw dramatic improvements in my confidence and ability, I have to agree 100%. I went from being a good groomer skier to being able to do powder, ice and steep terrain with control!... More 

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Thank John1393
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

This is a great book! Mr. White has done an excellent job of combining the physical and mental aspects of skiing. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or expert skier, this book will help you improve.

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Eagle, Colorado
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

If you are looking to improve your skiing more than you ever thought possible, take a lesson with Chalky White! I read his book, The Seven Secrets of Skiing and instantly improved my skiing following some of his teachings. Then, I was lucky enough to be able to take a lesson with Chalky. Wow, did I learn a lot! Chalky... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2014

Having visited beautiful ski resorts while traveling throughout the world for business, I seized the opportunity whenever possible to learn to ski. While the opportunities existed, as a novice, it was truly too long between lessons on the slopes; what I learned at the hands of the talented instructors was quickly lost and my level of ability plateaued. That was... More 

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Woodbridge, Connecticut
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Chalky is an instrucor's instructor, actually we view him as more of a ski coach and trainer than just a ski teacher. We have skied with Chalky for about 10 years now. Though I am now 54 and have been skiing since I was 3 I find that Chalky's methods and coaching hve changed me into a more competant and... More 

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