Cross Country U16/U18/U20 (ages 14-19)
This program offers a comprehensive level of training and is for motivated skiers who wish to pursue their fullest potential in cross country ski racing. Each participant works with his/her coach to develop an annual training plan and seasonal goals. They should exhibit a high level of dedication to their sport. Skiers compete in local, regional, national, and in some cases, international competitions. SSHS students should sign up for the “0” hour school schedule.
Minimum skiing requirement: Attendance, participation, and physical standards will be established through goal setting between athlete and coach
Equipment requirements: Cross country ski equipment for classic and skate and roller ski equipment for dryland (skate equipment at the minimum)
Trail pass information: Purchase a Nordic Valley Pass
Competition information: Participants compete in Rocky Mountain Nordic (RMN) Junior National Qualifiers and championship events as qualified
Licensing requirements: RMN membership is included in fees. Participants will need a U.S. Ski & Snowboard competitor membership. Possible FIS license depending on competition plan.
August 23 to April 1
T-F 2:45–5:00pm @ HH
Sa 10:00am–12:00pm @ HH
On-snow training begins mid-November
T-F 2:45–5:00pm @ HH or other
Sa 9:00am–12:00pm @ HH or other
Program Fee: (+500 work deposit)
$3,700 if paid in full by 9/15
($4,625 if paid in full by 9/15)