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Be the Woman You Want to Be by Elisabeth Wilson, Infinite Ideas

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144. Girls just wanna have fun

Women learn faster when there are no guys around. No wonder women-specific ski and snowboard camps and clinics are becoming big business.

The label ‘women-only’ doesn’t mean a snowsports clinic for lightweights. Today you can find same-sex clinics for every ability. The benefits? More support, more self-confidence and less testosterone!

About half the resorts in the world now offer women-specific ski and snowboard programmes – that’s how popular they’ve become. From novice clinics to gnarly camps, female-focused teaching has exploded.

Let’s be clear, this is not about man bashing

There are real differences between the way men and women approach learning, especially when risk is involved. Girl-specific courses ...

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