Thomas was born and raised in the French Alps and started skiing at the age of 2.
Skiing was a way of life. He as traveled the world extensively with his skis on his back before settling in Queenstown New Zealand. Thomas has been in the mountain industry for the past 15 years between ski shop manager, ski mechanic, boot fitting, ski patrol, alpine cliff rescue, and for the past 10 years ski guiding. Thomas main backround is in helisking, and ski mountainering, which he does all year around with numerus back to back seasons. Thomas is an avid skier!
Thomas hold NZOIA rock 1 and alpine 1, MSC avalanche level 2, and he's NZMGA ski guide.
Between the seasons, Thomas teaches rock climbing, and alpine skill's and also like to spend some warm time in Mexico with his family for some rock climbing, biking, and scuba diving.