Patrice Morisod, from the Valais, previously succesful trainer for Swiss-Ski and the French alpine Men ski team, is now working in the private sector.
Patrice Morisod, 46 years old, will work in Zinal, his hometown, to encourage the various Swiss and foreign national ski teams to train in the resort. Furthermore, the previous trainer for Swiss-Ski and the "Equipe de France" has received a mandate from the Director Committee of the alpine ski races in Crans-Montana. He will work as a technical counsellor. Exact job details will be defined in the next weeks.
Finally, he will carry out a mandate with as counsellor of the trainers of the performance centre in Brig.
As a reminder, Swiss-Ski would have liked to rehire Patrice Morisod at the end of the 2013/2014 season, but he decided to honour his contract with the French Federation until its end. The Valaisan trained French downhillers for six years. No negotiation has taken place with Swiss-Ski this spring.