Ski school

Private and group lessons for children, adults, beginners, advanced.

Ski and snowboarding school SkiResort Live is the ultimate winner of the Czech championship of the Association of Professional Ski Teachers. Consisting of 150 certified instructors it ranks among the largest in the country. Ski and snowboard lessons take place in ski areas Černá hora, Pec pod Sněžkou, Černý Důl, and Velká Úpa. Each ski area has its own training facilities, LIVE parks equipped with magic carpets, children's lifts and modern learning aids. Also included are ski rentals and facilities for animation programmes and babysitting services.

 

Children's lessons 

The lessons take place in LIVE parks and on ski slopes in SkiResort ČERNÁ HORA – PEC. LIVE parks are securely separated from the main ski slopes, yet within reach. They are equipped with magic carpets, children's lifts and learning aids. LIVE parks can be found in ski areas Černá hora (Formánky), Pec pod Sněžkou, Černý Důl, and Velká Úpa. 

Children's lessons

Private lessons 

Available during the day. Duration 55 minutes. 

Group lessons 

Duration 3.5 hrs, between 10 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 1.30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Minimum number of participants three, maximum ten. Extending lessons from day three onwards – 500 CZK/day 

Special offer for lesson "Little skier"

For children under five no rental fee for equipment (including the helmet)

Family lessons (NEW)

Ski lessons for small private groups of three and more. Individual approach, suitable for the whole family, one instructor during the whole course. Duration 3 hrs and can be arranged according to the client's wishes anytime between 9 a.m. - 4  p.m.   

Babysitting services

Babysitting services are available in ski areas Pec pod Sněžkou, Černý Důl, and Velká Úpa. More info here
Animation programmes with babysitting in ski area Černá hora (Formánky)

Access to LIVE parks is free of charge during your classes. Non-participants can buy access for 250 CZK/2 hrs in the office of SkiResort Live ski school. Skiers can access LIVE park Černý Důl with a valid SkiResort ski pass (excluding credit points tickets) without limitations.  

ONLINE reservation form Ski school pricelist Where can you find us?

 

Adult lessons 

Improve your style or just learn something new. Beginners and advanced skiers can take up lessons in skiing, snowboarding, telemark, freestyle, and cross-country skiing.  
Based on your level, the lessons take place in LIVE parks using magic carpets or on ski slopes in SkiResort ČERNÁ HORA – PEC.   

Private lessons

Available during the day. Duration 55 minutes. 

Group lessons 

Duration 3.5 hrs, between 10 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 1.30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Minimum number of participants three, maximum ten. Extending lessons from day three onwards – 500 CZK/day  

Special offer for lessons "Early bird" (8.30 a.m. – 10.00 a.m.) and "Evening lesson" (6 p.m. - 7.30 p.m.)

Ideal to improve your skiing style.

V.I.P. lessons (NEW)

Private lessons, transfer from and to the hotel, video analysis of your style, testing Atomic and Salomon skis, refreshments. V.I.P. is available for 3 - 6 hours and must be booked in advance. Maximum number of participants is three.  

Family lessons (NEW)

Ski lessons for small private groups of three and more. Individual approach, suitable for the whole family, one instructor during the whole course. Duration 3 hrs and can be arranged according to the client's wishes anywhere between 9 a.m. – 4  p.m.     

ONLINE reservation form Ski school pricelist Where can find us?

LIVE parks – training facilities for children and beginners 

Each ski area in the SkiResort contains training facilities for children and beginners which are located next to the main ski slopes, so called LIVE parks equipped with magic carpets, children's lifts, and modern learning aids. SkiResort Live ski school uses them for their its lessons. 

Access to LIVE parks is free of charge during your classes. Non-participants can buy access for 250 CZK/2 hrs in the office of SkiResort Live ski school. 

Skiers can access LIVE park Černý Důl with a valid SkiResort ski pass (excluding credit points tickets) without limitations.

Černá hora (Janské lázně)

LIVE park Formánky (LP1)   

The second largest children's area in Černá hora. It includes a 125 m long magic carpet with another 30 m long one for true beginners. The training area can be viewed from a nearby restaurant (Hospůdka na Formánkách). You can use babysitting services with animation programmes. Family fun can be improved by a 180 m long snow tubing course which is open till 7 p.m. 

Blue ski slopes Sporty on top of Černá hora

On Černá hora, near the cable car station of ČERNOHORSKÝ EXPRESS (A1) you will find gentle slopes Sporty (7a, 8a, 9a). The station houses Bistro & Restaurant na Lanovce, children's play area, changing table, shower, and toilets. Newly featured is the sledge and cross-country ski rental and the office of the ski school. 

Pec pod sněžkou

LIVE park Javor (LP3)

A popular ski area for beginners is located next to ski slopes on Javor. It is equipped with a 90 m long magic carpet with free access. The children's park has another 15 m long magic carpet and modern learning aids to make lessons easier. Ski lessons are provided by SkiResort Live ski school. The area offers ski rental, test centre Atomic Salomon, and babysitting services. New this season is afternoon bobsledding which will take place in LIVE park daily between 4 - 5 p.m.

LIVE park Klondike (LP4)

LIVE park Klondike is located next to cottage Svornost, near the top station of the chairlift Zahrádky Express. The park is equipped with a rope tow and modern learning aids. Lessons here must be booked in advance in SkiResort Live ski school.

Velká Úpa

LIVE park Velká Úpa (LP5)

The children's area is situated near the bottom station of the chairlift. It is equipped with a 40 m long magic carpet and a number of learning aids and play features. Lessons are supervised by SkiResort Live ski school. You can use our babysitting services, ski rental, sports shop, and top notch ski service with Wintersteiger Discovery S. 

Ski slopes for children next to Sagasserovy boudy

Children-friendly ski slope near Sagasserovy boudy, accessible by chairlift Portášky.

Svoboda nad Úpou

All ski slopes in the area are suitable for younger children, beginners, and intermediate skiers. The terrace of the FordBar offers a great view of the slopes.

Černý Důl

LIVE park Černý Důl 

The largest children's and beginner ski area in SkiResort ČERNÁ HORA – PEC, which perfectly complements the family-oriented nature of ski area Černý Důl. The LIVE park is equipped with two magic carpets (30 m, 100 m) and includes ski slope and lift Veronika. Children can easily transfer between magic carpets and the lift in a safe environment. The lessons are supervised by SkiResort Live ski school. Visitors can access the LIVE park with a valid ski pass of SkiResort ČERNÁ HORA - PEC (excluding credit points tickets) without limitations. The LIVE park is located at the entrance to the ski area, next to a brand new quad-chairlift Family Express. SkiResort Live is also in charge of ski rental services.

 

LIVE Academy 

LIVE Academy is a regular, season-long training programme for children, supervised by experienced instructors of Alpine skiing, snowboarding, and freestyle, and also by instructors from ski and snowboarding school SkiResort Live.

LIVE Academy is a project focusing on developing overall skiing skills of children aged four and older. You can expect modern approach and training methods, small groups, professional coaching, and well-equipped facilities of the ski school. 

What is the aim of LIVE Academy? 

Up to four hours of training a day; during holidays and weekends as agreed. Our goal is not only to improve skiing skills but to build a deep relationship with this beautiful winter sport which has been an integral part of our lives for so long. 

Skiing supervisors

  • Mgr. Jiří Matějů, licensed instructor of Alpine skiing, holder of the highest international instructor licence ISIA CARD, with experience from Austria, France, Norway, Argentina, and South Korea.
  • Mgr. Tomáš Horáček, instructor of Alpine skiing with a Swiss licence,  holder of the highest international instructor licence ISIA CARD, with experience from Austria, Switzerland, France, New Zealand, and Australia. 

Snowboarding supervisor

  • Mgr. Jiří Janovský, holder of international licence SNB, instructor, with experience from Austria, Japan.

Freestyle supervisor 

  • Ing. Michal Peč, the coach of the Czech junior representation in acrobatic skiing in disciplines slopestyle and big air. With experience from international parks and competitions in Austria, Switzerland, Norway, New Zealand, Italy, Japan, France, Slovenia, Russia, Germany, and Slovakia.

Information and application forms

Mgr. Jiří Matějů
tel: +420 777 801 050
email: mateju@skiresort.cz

Ski sports team "Sportík" in Pec pod Sněžku and Černý Důl

Ski sports team "Sportík" in Pec pod Sněžku 

  • Developing overall skiing skills for children aged 4 to 10 
  • We'll be making use of ski slopes and terrains in Pec pod Sněžkou 
  • Regular training on Wednesday 15:00–16:00 and Saturday 8:30–10:00
  • Utilizing a large number of training aids of SkiResort Live ski school
  • Developing overall skiing skills in task-based, enjoyable lessons 
  • Kontakt: Jiří Matějů – tel: +420 777 801 050, mateju@skiresort.cz

Ski sports team "Sportík" in Černý Důl

  • Developing overall skiing skills for children aged 4 to 10 
  • We'll be making use of ski slopes and terrains in Černý Důl
  • Regular training on Saturday 8:30–10:00
  • Utilizing a large number of training aids of SkiResort Live ski school
  • Developing overall skiing skills in task-based, enjoyable lessons 
  • Kontakt: Jan Mach – tel: +420 776 350 041, livecernydul@gmail.com

Where can find us?

Janské Lázně 

Bottom station of the cable car ČERNOHORSKÝ EXPRESS  
Černohorská 265, Janské Lázně, 542 25
tel.:: +420 733 737 840
email: live@skiresort.cz
Opening hours:  8:00 – 17:00

Formánky
Next to restaurant Hospůdka na Formánkách, behind Lesní Dům Hotel, Janské lázně, 542 25
tel.: +420 733 737 841
email: live@skiresort.cz
Opening hours:  8:30 – 16:00 (ski school, ski rental); 10:00 - 19:00 (snowtubing); 16:00 - 19:00 (večerní bobování)

Pec pod Sněžkou

Javor
Pec pod Sněžkou 325, Pec pod Sněžkou, 542 21
tel.: +420 734 621 271
email: livepec@skiresort.cz
Opening hours: Po – Ne 8:00 – 17:00

 

Velká Úpa 

Velká Úpa 326, 542 21
tel.: +420 734 621 272
email: livepec@skiresort.cz
Opening hours:  Po – Ne 8:00 – 17:00

Černý Důl 

The building at the entrance to the ski area
tel.: +420 734 621 273
email: live@skiresort.cz
Opening hours: 8:30 - 16:30