TESTS & LEVELS - SNOWBOARD

References for all the evaluation you might encounter


Children:

Goomie Rider

  • You must be able to do a traverse followed by a rounded sideslip frontside and backside and that you master 2 out of these 3 tests: 
  • Autonomy: use the ski lifts in a protected environment.
  • Fakie: The 'falling leaf' sideslipping on both sides frontside and backside.
  • Basic attitude: A straight run with a flat board and sinking down and standing up movements.
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Rookie Rider

  • You must be able to do a series of 4 to 6 basic turns without stopping and you can master 2 out of these 3 tests:
  • Fakie: rounded sideslips from the fall line on both sides in switch.
  • Basic attitude: Slide on a box in 50/50.
  • Flat: 'Falling leaf' on frontside and backside on a medium slope.
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Izzi

  • You must be able to do a series of 4 to 6 basic turns without stopping around a small slalom (cones spaced around 20m apart).
  • Do a small jump whilst sliding, board flat on a gentle slope.
  • Flat and Switch - a sliding '180' in a traverse (front or back).
  
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Adults:

SNOWBOARD BEGINNER

  • Complete a route Nordic style with only one boot fixed. 
  • Do a half-turn on the ground, then stand up.
  • Slide on direct route 1st degree.
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1st Snowboard

  • Completion of elementary stopping.
  • Completion of elementary turns.
  • 'Falling Leaf' sliding.
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2nd Snowboard

  • Complete a direct route with a voluntary jump.
  • Can complete short turns on a medium slope.
  • 6 to 8 basic turns in switch.
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3rd Snowboard

  • Can complete refined/carved turns both small and long radius on medium slope.
  • Reproduce imposed routes.
  • Complete short turns on a sustained slope.
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Snowboard Expert

  • Obtain the X-boarder vermeil level.
  • Complete a minimum of 4 linked figures in Flat.
  • Slide on a box in boardslide and a 360 on a medium box (4 to 6 metres).
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