Disabled Skiing (Handiski) in the Grand Massif
Alps Accommodation are proud to have partnered with the owner of MGM Chardons 4 Bed which is a 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom luxury apartment in the centre of Samoens. The owner's daughter is restricted to a wheel chair and the apartment has been built with her in mind throughout.
The Samoens Handi-Glisse Association can help you organise your holiday by providing assistance with activities, especially ski tuition from 5 qualified instructors. They can also offer free loan of equipment including:
1 FMS/3 monoskis/ 3 tandemskis(wheelchairs)/2 dual skis/2 kart ski/1 slider walker/1 ice toboggan/1 toboggan for cross-country skiing
Enjoy a range of special advantages:
• 22 disabled-access ski lifts in the Grand Massif • 8 places for the disabled on the Grand Massif Express • Equipment storage at Samoens 1600 • Concessions on Grand Massif passes
Contact Samoens Handi-Glisse
• 0033 (0)6 80 66 55 60 • http://www.samoens-handiglisse.com/
Discover the magic of snow-covered landscapes. Outings adapted to skill level and led by professionals (use of specific equipment).
Prices - Half day: groups from €18pp, individuals from €75pp
• 0033 (0)6 83 19 16 14 / 0033 (0)6 88 57 86 61 • www.trekycimes.com • Milleemail@example.com
Alternatively please contact ZigZag ski school who have great experience in all areas of special needs skiing. http://www.zigzagski.com/handiski/
Please read our Tandem Ski Test in Samoens article about the latest in tandem ski equipment.