Ben Adams is the Head Paralympic Coach for the Para Alpine Ski High Performance Programme. This means taking care of two of the best para-skiers in the world: Adam Hall and Corey Peters. Ben has worked hard to strengthen the athletes’ technique and consistency, resulting in many podium finishes at top events.
Ben is an international man of travel, he was born in the UK, he has lived in Wanaka for over 20 years and he has spent many years in Japan after marrying a local lady. Ben has taught skiing in New Zealand, the USA, Canada, France, Switzerland, Austria and Japan. Ben transfers this depth of adaptive experience working as an examiner and trainer for the NZSIA.
Ben was named as a member of the IPC Alpine Skiing Coaches Advisory Group for the 2016-17 season.