Freeskiing Junior Team Full Time[Ages: 10–15]
This program is designed for the competitively driven freeskiing athlete interested in regional competition. It is targeted at the phase 3 development level of the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Training System. Coaching will be geared toward freeskiing skill development across the entire mountain including the terrain parks, halfpipe, and big mountain, generally splitting time 40/60 between the competitive venue and out of venue. Cross-training activities will include trampoline and conditioning. Travel will be offered to Summit County for training camps and competition.
NOTE: Skiers must be at least 13 years old to lodge with the team.
Minimum skiing requirement: Desire and ability to ski black runs, to improve skills and to improve in all phases of skiing including slopestyle, halfpipe and big mountain skills. Coach approval required; 10 and 11 year old skiers will be required to petition for this team and should have had at least one year in the U10 or U13 Freestyle program or similar development program. Contact Tony Lodico firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Equipment requirements: Alpine skiing or telemark equipment and a helmet
Season pass information: Purchase ski passes to Steamboat Ski Resort* (with night skiing add-on) and Howelsen Hill. *IKON pass recommended for Copper Mountain training sessions.
Competition information: Athletes will participate in regional and national level USASA and or IFSA events
Licensing requirements A USASA license is required for USASA slopestyle and halfpipe competitions, an IFSA membership for all big mountain events.
September 18 – April 11
Sept 18 – Nov 20
T-F 4:00–6:00pm @ HH
T 4:15-7:00pm @ HH
W 4:15-6:15pm @ HH
F 5:30-7:30pm @ SB
Sa 9:00am-1:00pm @ SB
Air camps as scheduled
Spring hours Sa 11:00am-3:00pm starting March 2
plus $350 refundable work deposit