About Klaus Mair

Klaus Mair (44) from Schruns/Montafon/Austria is an Austrian Level 3 Ski Instructor (Staatlich geprüfter Skilehrer) with a master’s degree in Physical Education and Mathematics from the University of Vienna.

Klaus started to teach skiing at age 16 and for the last 18 years has worked as a year-round, full time ski instructor, ski race coach and snow sports school manager in the US (Mammoth), Austria (Schruns, Zürs) and New Zealand (Treble Cone). Klaus spends the Northern Hemisphere winters in his hometown Schruns and the ski resorts of the Montafon valley and the "other" winters in New Zealand where he runs Sofa Ski Camps at Treble Cone.

Klaus has founded Sofa Ski School in 2007, is the author of two best selling ski instructional DVDs and one of the pioneers in using online marketing channels to make quality ski instruction more accessible to skiers. For the last ten years Sofa Ski School has been the only ski school worldwide that offers Ski Instructional Videos, Training Planning and Ski Analysis services online as well as Private Coaching and Ski Improvement Camps on snow. 

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