Take your skiing to a whole new level!


Dramatically improve your ski and race skills with the help of one-on-one or group instruction and coaching by Thomas Gardtman and the Gardtman Skiing International Team, all while enjoying the awesome terrain and spectacular scenery of the Pinzgau region at the Heart of the Austrian Alps!


Get the guidance, feedback, and motivation that you can only obtain from one-on-one sessions with a personal instructor and coach. Customized training programs are designed for everyone, from the recreational skier to the competitive racer. We help each client to improve his or her performance in the desired area(s) or to become a much stronger, more versatile all-mountain skier.

Thomas Gardtman, world–class skier, internationally renowned instructor and top rated coach, and the Gardtman Skiing International Team of Austrian certified instructors, trainers and guides are available to provide you with the best in personal instruction and coaching in all aspects of free skiing and race training. Learn appropriate form and technique  for skiing  steeps, ice, moguls, powder, and crud. Increase your speed in slalom and giant slalom. Understand the fundamentals and performance gain of  proper ski selection & ski tuning, boot selection &  boot tuning, as well as base preparation and waxing. Private workshops, video taping, video presentations and analyses are combined with the on-snow training to enhance the learning experience and progression.



Work one-on-one with your personal instructor and coach to:


Become more proficient in bumps


Turn with ease in powder and crud


Gain control of the steeps


Master control of the ice


Make high energy short turns


Churn out dynamic and clean long radius turns


Master the slalom course

 Build confidence and speed in the GS course

Execute proper form and technique in all types of turns,

  terrain and snow conditions

Cost & Features


Full-Day Private/Mini Group Session


1 to 3 students




Half-Day Private/Mini Group Session


1 to 3 students




Hourly Private/Mini Group Session


1 to 3 students




Additional students can be added to create a Small Group Session (4-6 students) for $180.00/€138.00 per person for the Full-Day Program, and $130.00/€100.00 per person for the Half-Day Program.

*Included in the Full-Day Private and Mini Group Session cost:
 Pre-skiing physical and mental preparation
 Up to six hours of skiing lesson time per day
 Instruction/coaching tailored to each students individual needs, ability level and desires
 Video taping, presentations and analyses
 Technical lectures, equipment, tuning and waxing workshops
 Equipment consultation
  LLLNote: Lift tickets, air transportation to Austria and lodging not
  LLLincluded, but can be arranged upon request!

Make this the day you decide to take your skiing to a whole new level by contacting the Gardtman Skiing International Team. Call us toll-free within the USA at 1-800-864-6844 (international customers please dial 530-583-6358), or send us an e-mail at info@hotskiing.com.

Payment - Terms & Conditions

A 50% deposit of the program cost is required to make a reservation. Full payment is due on the day of the event. Gardtman Skiing International cannot confirm your reservation until a deposit has been received.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

If a cancellation is made more than 30 days prior to an event, a deposit refund less a 15% cancellation fee is issued. If a cancellation is made less than 30 but more than 15 days prior to an event, a deposit refund less a 45% cancellation fee is issued. For cancellations made 15 or less days prior to an event,  there will be no deposit refund. No refunds will be made for unused services during the program.




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P.O. Box 7618, Tahoe City, California 96145  USA


Toll Free: 1-800-864-6844 • Office: 530-583-6358 • Fax: 831-309-6824 • E-mail: info@hotskiing.com


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