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Barry Wackwitz has been in the ski industry since 1982. Over the past 26 years Barry has been a full time ski instructor clocking up a massive 47 seasons experience in all facets of teaching. This includes working in Europe, Asia, the US ( Tahoe and Park City) as well as at home in New Zealand.

Although an Aussie, Barry became certified through the New Zealand Ski Instructors Alliance and continued through the ranks to become Technical Director, Demonstration Team coach and Chief Examiner over a 13 year period. Barry is now fully commited to teaching the public and is having the best time of his life helping skiers make the most of their experience.



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