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Love your board?
Learn to set it free with Snowboard Coaching, Splitboard Courses and BASI Training from
McNair Snowsports.

Based in the French resorts of Tignes, Val d’Isere and Sainte Foy, McNair Snowsports was founded by Neil McNair, British Snowboard Coach, Instructor and BASI Trainer. With over 16 years of worldwide experience in professional snowboard tuition, McNair Snowsports offers you the strongest, most personalized and experimental coaching programs.
Love your board? Learn to set it free…

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When you first learned to snowboard, you probably got some lessons. Then, over time, you naturally developed your skills and abilities. But there is only so far you can take your riding without some help. If you’ve realised that training yourself will make more difference than new equipment, then we can help whatever your preferred style, terrain or focus.

Freeride, Freestyle and Rider Progression Programmes

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Looking to travel off the grid and find new terrain to ride on that was previously reserved for the ski-tourer? Splitboarding is the natural step forward to bring you back to the origins of our sport – freedom, fresh lines and unchartered territory.

Splitboard courses and tours for beginners and experienced backcountry riders

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Whether you are thinking of becoming a snowboard Instructor and entering the system for the first time or you are going for the highest accolade, we deliver pre-course training for all levels and modules specific to your needs.

BASI Training information and Level 2 / Level 3 course dates

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McNair Snowsports News and Updates

Lewis learning double-corks

Lewis learning double-corks

Here’s a wee glimpse of Lewis’s third double cork attempt yesterday He went a big too big on this one! – Lewis rides for Signal and as ambassador for McNair shirts he’s definitely putting the prototype through it’s paces. Unfortunately his board took such a beating the nose snapped. Fortunately we’ve managed to hook him up a replacement quick smart. Good news is ...[Read More]

Boiled Wool

Boiled Wool

So the McNair Mountain shirt is on it’s way. check out the website www.mcnairshirts.com for updates, but you’re wondering what it’s made of then here is a little description of boiled wool.

Backcountry week

Backcountry week

Last week was without doubt an epic week of snow and was well appreciated by the crew on the backcountry week in conjunction with the White Room chalets in Sainte Foy. Plenty of hikes, splitboard tours and POWagbunga. Here is a video of Jeff capturing himself in all his own glory dropping in from the Cross – nice one Twankey!

 Highest paved pass in the Alps. Stoked to have nailed this @craigdotsmith @dragoneurope #rideonnelly  1350 vertical meters and 60km round trip to Italy this morning. Cheers Charlotte for being my buddy. Ride on Nelly #rideonnelly @dragoneurope #mamil  Splitboard product reviews by myself and @stentifordsnow in whitelines 100 this month. @whitelines #splitboard #snowboard    First 2 swallows done. Tia on my heart. Thanks #gianlucafusco @thefamilybusinesstattoo #swallows @james_sweet_  #cloudporn hiding the sassiere #tignes  Spooky empty autoroute aire for the night...a demain #t5 #sleep  Shit, can't stop her tagging, created a right wee hooligan #tia #graffiti  Tia leaving her mark in Mundaka #tag #hashtag #tia #mundaka  Dangerous cooking a up treat in the sun #britsabroad #beerbathing #red @dangerous_davewhite @dragoneurope  Best holiday ever...merci Seignosse, hola Mundaka mañana #ladune #seignosse  @swiss_manc just bought this little number (bike not wee girl). Done a few kms but rides sweet. #bianchi #lycra #nutrubber  Worlds biggest barbe a papa makes a cracking tash. Can't wait for the sugar comedown #barbeapapa #moustashe  Little and large with Uncle Sweetdawg @james_sweet_  Lads at BBQ #capbreton @james_sweet_ @davecrozier27 Tia's got photography skills  Goodbye cold mountains, hello warm beach...BOOM! #seignosse #holidays  Found this roadkill last night, tasty BBQ for me, Tia and @james_sweet_ mmmhhhh #yummy #roadkill #fantasticmrfox  Tuning me bobber for a summer ride with @james_sweet_ #harley #signal_life @signalsnowboard #donottellmyphysio