About Snowboard Coach

Snowboard Coach was the first and original independent snowboard coaching company in the UK established in 2002 by Ash Newnes, one of the most respected coaches in the UK snowboard scene and ex K2 team rider.

Snowboard Coach deliver a variety of UK based riding and Instructor courses all year round in many of the indoor snow centres. During the winter we also offer mountain riding/freestyle improvement holidays AND our super popular Level 2 “Gap” style Instructor program all at our Pyrenees winter base of Arinsal in Andorra.

We are the only UK coaching company who hold full accreditation that allows us to deliver these approved riding courses AND have the qualifications to train and certify those of you who want to be snowboard instructors. We are qualified to do this for all the snowboard governing bodies in Great Britain.

Learn, Improve and Ride with snowboard coach established in 2002…riding since ’92

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News Update

Snowboard Coach & Nitro Snowboards

We are plNitro_Logo_Box_Blackeased to announce that we are teaming up with Nitro Snowboards. Nitro will be back in the UK this winter and we are stoked to be riding them. Come an join in on their UK Bad Seeds tour Read more…

Snowboard coach, Snow Camp & BASI

Snowcamp pic for newsletterThis summer on our BASI Level 1′s at Hemel, we have had 2 of the Snow Camp apprentices coming through. Great to see as these guys have come from backgrounds that would of never enabled them to even see snow Read more…

BASI 2 – Season Program Group 1 FULL

2014 BASI Level 2 GroupWe are pleased to say our first winter BASI 2 Instructor group is now full. We still have a huge demand so we are opening up a 2nd group with 4 spaces already taken. With our other Read more…

Westbeach – New Backpacks

Westbeach bagsLaunched today (Friday), Westbeach have a selection of street backpacks now available to buy from their Website. They have the Montreal and the Vancouver in a load of different colours. Read more…

New Sponsor – POW Gloves

We never wear things just because we are given them. We actually BOUGHT these gloves at the start of last season. We wanted to see how they stood up to a seasons battering. Read more to find out how they stood the test….. Read more…

Arinsal Discount Wristbands for 2015

New for all our winter course for 2015 we will be giving everyone that comes with us on a riding holiday a special Snowboard Coach wristband. This will give everyone a “local” discount/free shot etc.. in all our favourite bars and restaurants in resort. Read more…