Where is home for you?
I was born in Edinburgh, Scotland and I'm always Scottish despite living on the Wirral, Cheshire with my wife and four kids
What Qualifications do you hold?
BASI Level 4/ISTD
BSc (Hons) Osteopathy
Dip Sports Therapy
What is your teaching experience?
I started my teaching career in Scotland, then experiencing the North America and the Southern Hemisphere. Finally enjoying the charm and challenge of the resorts of the French Alps.
What is your favourite place to ski and why?
Aiguille Rouge to Villaroger, Les Arcs following a fresh fall of snow with its fantastic variety of terrain on and off piste.
Bucket List: Chile, Japan
What do you like most about Les Arcs?
Les Arcs has a friendly atmosphere offering affordable mountain restaurants and a huge variety of achievable and challenging terrain. Progression around the resort is possible for the young and inexperienced whilst also managing to keep the more advanced market entertained with its accessible off piste and steeper terrain.
What do you do in the summer?
During the summer I work primarily as an Osteopath in a private practice, treating and preventing sports injuries and helping individuals move better so that they can perform better in their chosen sport.
I also work as part of the Rocktape UK team, who teach seminars in how to apply the coloured “sticky” tape as seen worn by athletes in the Olympics and other major sporting events.
Why should a client chose you?
My multi skill base helps you develop your technical skiing and enhancing your enjoyment around the mountains.
I'm helpful in getting you to focus on achieving your goals whilst having fun
I have a great working knowledge of the ski area to help you make the most of your week