According to Big Deal’s weather team, the forecast for this summer veers between ‘scorchio’ and ‘panic buy sun cream’
Stay frosty with today’s Big Deal on a ski or snowboard lesson at Snow Factor – Scotland’s only indoor, real snow slope.
Located just ten minutes from Glasgow city centre, at Soar INTU Braehead (formerly Xscape), Snow Factor makes it easy for absolute beginners to learn the basics of having fun on skis or a snowboard.
With no wind, no rain and small classes led by fully qualified instructors, Scotland’s leading snow sports centre is the perfect environment in which to begin learning your snow moves.
Suitable for complete beginners from the age of eleven and up, this offer is for a 90 minute group lesson.
The ideal introduction to snowboarding or skiing, the lesson will help students learn about the equipment, become comfortable sliding on their skis or snowboard and introduce basic posture and control.
The offer price includes provision of skis, ski boots, poles or snowboard boots and snowboards. Helmets are essential and are provided.
Warm waterproof clothing is recommended. Bring your own or this can be hired from Snow Factor for £3.50 at the time of booking or on the day at £5.50.
Students aged 11-15 are taught in junior groups. Those aged 16 and over are classed as adults and taught in adult groups.
The instructors know that no two learners are the same and they will be with you every step of the way at a pace that you’re comfortable with.
Of course, the emphasis is on making it fun as well as learning the basics.
Real snow resort
A 4 star visitor attraction, Snow Factor is Scotland’s largest, indoor real snow resort.
Each night, snow guns blast a blizzard of fresh snow over the slopes to create ideal skiing or snowboarding conditions.
Open to all the family, this very cool Big Deal would be great for days out; school holiday activities and, of course, it is a fantastic way to ensure that you are mountain ready for the winter season.
Hit the buy button; get booted up and you could be on the slopes tomorrow.
Plenty of people have told TripAdvisor how much they enjoyed their lessons at Snow Factor. These two were posted last week:
‘Snowboarding lesson 1 – Fab!! Had a lesson with Sam at the weekend, he was brilliant and we can’t wait for the next one! Great fun!’
‘Ski lesson with Angus – brilliant!! Had my first ski lesson here on Saturday and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. The instructor, Angus, was absolutely brilliant and will definitely be going back for lesson 2. He has the patience of a saint! Cheers for a great day :-)’
If you would like to keep your cool on the slopes, today’s Big Deal on a complete beginner lesson at Snow Factor is just the ticket.