About EA Mountain
Bike Training

We are EA Mountain Bike Training. We are a small group of passionate mountain bikers, skiers and snowboarders from around the world. Our mission is to empower and enable the next generation of mountain bike & snow sport instructors.

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The EA Mountain Bike Training

EA Mountain Bike Training is a natural concept progression and flow in partnership with EA Ski & Snowboard Training. Where Mountain Bike Instructor Training & the Summer Season is the main focus vs Ski / Snowboard instructor Training & the Winter Season. Currently offering a Mountain Bike Instructor Internship Course in Revelstoke, Canada and will be offering a Mountain Bike Instructor Training Course in Queenstown, New Zealand. Both beautiful and scenic places for an overseas adventure experience or gap year during a Summer Season.

Read more below about EA Ski & Snowboard Training and it's foundations as a leading Instructor Internship provider and facilitator.

EA Ski & Snowboard Training began in 2006 when two ski instructors; Eryn and Jonny were teaching in the USA. They noticed how difficult it was to break into snowsports instruction, a job which had given them so much enjoyment teaching skiing and snowboarding around the world. So they decided to fix this problem by setting up a course combining an instructor training course with a guaranteed job offer to teach in the same season.

The concept of the Instructor Internship was born and has changed the nature of the industry ever since. Over the years we have built partnerships with the top resorts around the world and now offer ski instructor internship courses with 26 Ski Schools in over 5 Countries. Added to that no other company can match EA’s global resort networks spanning Canada, USA, Japan, New Zealand and Switzerland. This means more open doors for interns and trainees.

We love snow and all things slide-able. Our MISSION is to keep providing the best ski and snowboard courses in the world, so YOU get more from your season (or seasons!) in the snow.

EA Ski & Snowboard Training remains focused on offering the best winter experience on the planet and making it easy for people to become instructors. There are lots of shiny options on the market but only with EA Ski & Snowboard can you be sure you will get the goods when it comes to becoming an instructor.

Meet The Team!

Jonny Bekingsale

Founder & Managing Director

Jonny’s love of snow sports began at an early age, undertaking many skiing and travel adventures with his family. Jonny got in the world of ski instructing while studying at University.

Although Jonny is now primarily office based he loves getting out of the hill with his family and visiting the resorts where we run our training and internship programs.

Eryn Cutler

Founder & Managing Director

Eryn grew up in New Zealand and has a strong connection with the outdoors.

He has worked as a Qualified ski instructor, kayak instructor, outdoor guide, assessor, and manager for most of his life. He is now most passionate about sharing outdoor learning experiences, and ensuring Educating Adventures provides great experiences around the World.  

Chris Hazeldine

General Manager

Chris hails from Birmingham in the UK, but after finishing up school embarked on a number of long years of winter. Chris completed 15 winter seasons across (to name a few) New Zealand, Switzerland, Canada, France and Austria.

Chris now oversees EA’s instructor training/internship programs around the world.

Ray Shimmin

Training Consultant

Ray is an avid skier and keen traveller from the United Kingdom. Having grown up skiing in Italy, France and the USA, Ray soon found himself on the road exploring different corners of the world.

Three winter seasons later, Ray has a wealth of knowledge about the snowsports industry - he is the man to help you fast track your instructor dreams!

Simon Hankins

Marketing Manager

Simon is a 6th gen kiwi who is based in Queenstown, NZ. He has spent many a year crafting skills in web design, web dev, web SEO, graphic design, IT & marketing. He is our behind the scenes tech ninja working on all things digital & visual.

Why choose EA?

Guaranteed paid job offer

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Internationally Recognised Certification Through PMBI

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Choose from 2 countries

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World-class MTB training

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