Reviews / Customer Feedback

Here are just a few of the reviews / comments from our clients over the years..

"We had a third brilliant year with Nordic Challenge. See you next year!"

"Considering we'd never skied before, we had an absolutely brilliant time with Nordic Challenge. We'll be coming back."

"Great to ski with people who enjoy skiing and teaching."

"Nordic Challenge met all my expectations and more."

I had a wonderful time - thank you! Would love to come back next year."

"From 'downhill' to 'skinny skis' in six days with Nordic Challenge."

"I had a thoroughly good time."

"Why go it alone when you can go with an expert?"

"The whole holiday was extremely enjoyable. The patient. high quality instruction and guiding was really appreciated."

"Key to my decision (to ski with you) was the knowledge of the quality of the venue/tracks/location/scenery and most critically the high quality/flexibility of coaching/instruction."

"Skiing with Nick was really good fun!"

"After years of self-taught shuffling, we now feel we can cross-country ski."

"Your personal approach was greatly appreciated…. I now have the Nordic Skiing bug. Thank you Nordic Challenge."

"Great balance of tuition and fun ski tours. My technique has improved greatly."

"As usual Nick and Tony made it a brilliant week and will see them again next year.”"

"We had such a good week with quite the best instruction I have ever had."

"This week I have learned a great deal and feel I have made true upward progress/confidence. Massive thanks to all."

Thank you very much. I arrived a novice, I leave prepared for the Birkebeiner."

"Achieved all the goals and some more. The technical knowledge and all round mountain/life experiences of the instructors made it for us. Exceptional instruction."

"It was the most amazing week."

"Exhausted but happy. My legs have changed shape and it wasn’t all bruising. Thank you for stretching me without even feeling that I wasn’t safe!"

"I'll be back next year."

"I’ve experienced enough to want to come back."

"If you want a fun challenge in your life which increases your level of fitness at the same time – and you are outdoors all day, this is perfect!"

"With 320 kms of track, this was a skier’s heaven. It was great to be in a place where the people are as enthusiastic about Nordic Skiing as I am!"

"Excellent week, with a great mix of serious instruction, well combined with banter and laughs!"

"Great Exercise, good caompany - a perfect break!"

"You looked after us so well and it was great to ski with people we met on previous tours."

"This was a very special holiday in a very special place."

A truly wonderful week -  I feel I have made significant and positive progress."

"Even better than last year."

"It was great to do something new that was a real challenge. The encouragement and good humour from the instructors helped so much."

"Great coaching, food and company."

"We will be back, many thanks."

"The atmosphere created by Nordic Challenge staff made us feel completely relaxed and comfortable. Wouldn’t change a thing!"

"This has been a fantastic experience in a beautiful country. We would strongly recommend Nordic Challenge to others."

"Good routes, great group, excellent advice."

"What a pity I didn’t find you before!"

"A superb holiday with an excellent balance of fun and tuition led by a team of instructors with a real love for the sport."

"A refreshing change from a downhill week. We will recommend this experience to our friends."

"Overall a truly wonderful week. I learned a lot and grew in confidence."

"Great coaching, food and company."

"We will be back, many thanks."

"The atmosphere created by Nordic Challenge staff made us feel completely relaxed and comfortable. Wouldn't change a thing."

"This has been a fantastic experience in a beautiful country. We would strongly recommend Nordic Challenge to others."

"Good routes, great group, excellent advice."

"What a pity I didn't find you before!"

"‘The friendly atmosphere is what makes this holiday extra special."

"I haven't laughed so much in one day since I was three."

"I couldn't even have contemplated getting to the Vasaloppet start line without you!"

"Above expectations. A wonderful holiday that relaxed and extended us. Thanks for a superb time."

"Everyone at Nordic Challenge has been so welcoming and enthusiastic……. Thank you for such a happy, sociable and refreshing holiday!"

"Immensely fun and enjoyable holiday. Little room for improvement. We hope to return next year."

"The telemark course exceeded our expectations. We would definitely consider an intermediate telemark course for next year."

"As always, perfect!"

"Nordic Challenge's approach is serious but not humourless. The instructors are thoroughly safety conscious."

"Nordic Challenge instructors are vastly experienced and have coached at the highest levels… you could hardly ask to be in better hands."

"Excellent service from the handling of the first e-mail enquiry. Amy (13 years) accommodated very well within the group. Thank you."

"Thanks for another superb week (Peer Gynt Tour). Great exercise, excellent company and great fun."

"Great location, great instruction. We'll continue to recommend you and are looking forward to next year already."

"Excellent clear instruction, endless patience and encouragement. Thanks."

"Fantastic! Hope to be back next year!"

"It was perfect!"

"Fantastic active holiday for all the family. Hope to ski with you again."

"Awesome! Thank you for such a fantastic week. I have come home truly inspired".

"You couldn't have done any more to make it a fantastic holiday. No wonder you get repeat business! The personal touch and attention to detail is something you do not get with other companies."

"A fantastic week! We were looked after extremely well with great attention to detail."

"… a cross-country ski programme that was technically rewarding, physically challenging and visually stunning. I have no hesitation in recommending Nordic Challenge to my friends and colleagues."

"Wonderful group of people, excellent leaders, valuable instruction, incredible scenery, great skiing and nice humour throughout the holiday!"

"We had a great time and hope to be back next year. We'll be happy to recommend you to friends."

"I have had a truly fantastic week! Unforgettable."

"Nordic Challenge 'A Class Act'."

"I was not sure what to expect from the holiday but can safely say it exceeded all my expectations. I will definitely be back next year."

"It was one of the best weeks of my life."

"The course well exceeded my expectations and the hotel was excellent. Total magic!"

"You gave us a marvellous week and your teaching methods were second to none."

"I attended a pre-Engadin Marathon race training week, which helped me enormously. I thoroughly recommend the Nordic Challenge experience to beginners, improvers and experts."

"For a beginner the course was just right and I enjoyed all aspects of it."

"The course exceeded my expectations. Excellent tuition and encouragement."

"I managed to complete the Engadin Marathon in 3 hrs 18 minutes thanks to your expert tuition."

"The course exceeded our expectations in all areas and we are now converts to XC skiing. The course was value for money and we would recommend it to others."

"We loved the cross-country skiing and really enjoyed the challenge. The instruction was brilliant. The children are hooked. We would definitely like to come on the next course."

"The weather was brilliant. I can't think of a better way to enjoy one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The instruction was great and I was encouraged to push myself as far as I wanted to. The scenery was so fantastic that I just kept on going!"