One of the most successful and experienced Backcountry Snowboarders in the UK, taking you on the adventure of a lifetime.
Established in 2012 by professional freeride snowboarder and ex freeride world tour competitor James Stentiford. Stentiford Snowboarding is a small independent company base around James's passion for backcountry snowboarding and travel. Our program of courses and adventures is designed to turn you from freeride novice into all terrain backcountry shredder, whilst providing unforgettable travel and backcountry experiences. Our goal is simple, to get you as much powder as possible with safety a top priority, in the best possible locations with likeminded people!
James discovered his passion for freeriding and the backcountry after arriving in Chamonix in the early 90's. Decades later and with freeride adventures to all corners of the globe, a stint on the freeride world tour and years of coaching up and coming UK riders, James’s mountain experience and knowledge is as extensive as it gets.
As a fully certified snowboard instructor and snowboard guide James holds the coveted BASI Level 4 ISTD and the french carte pro. Stentiford Snowboarding combines James’s backcountry experience, coaching skills and endless appetite for new snowboard adventures, to fuel unique backcountry experiences and inspire your riding.