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U15 Moguls, grades 7-8

U15 Moguls, grades 7-8

The U15 Moguls program is designed for athletes in middle school who have selected moguls as their winter sport competitive team. This program continues to develop fundamental skiing skills, including all aspects of competitive mogul skiing. Additionally, this program includes an introduction to elite athletics such as goal setting, physical conditioning, acrobatic training, and technical and tactical skill development. Competitions are sanctioned by Rocky Mountain Freestyle, and athletes will compete in the Qualifier Series and Comp Series events. The coaching staff determines the competition schedule for each athlete using an age-appropriate and skill-based model. Athletes in this program should participate in the SSWSC U15 summer training program.

  • Minimum skiing requirement: Desire and ability to ski black runs and a desire to improve skills.
  • Equipment requirements: Must have mogul specific skis and helmet, discuss with coaches before purchasing.
  • Season pass information: Purchase ski passes to Steamboat Ski Resort (Ikon pass recommended) and Howelsen Hill.
  • Competition information: Athletes participate in Rocky Mountain Freestyle Qualifier Series and Comp Series events.
  • Licensing requirements: U.S. Ski & Snowboard membership is required for competition.

2023-2024 DATES: October 10 through March 31

Dryland training: October 10 – Thanksgiving Break
Tuesday, 4:00-6:00pm at Howelsen Hill
Thursday, 4:00-6:00pm at Howelsen Hill

Check out September Ramps for additional water ramp training going into the winter season.

On-snow training:   Early December - March 31
Tuesday, 4:30-6:30pm at Howelsen Hill
Wednesday, 4:30-6:30pm at Howelsen Hill
Saturday, 8:30am-2:30pm at Steamboat Resort
Sunday, 10:00am-1:00pm at Steamboat Resort

2023-2024 PROGRAM FEE: $4,950, plus $450 refundable work deposit

See the Scholarship page for information on program fee scholarships, including the one-step EZ Scholarship.

For information on the SSWSC work deposit program, click here

Email Ann Battelle, Freestyle Program Director

Ann Battelle


Steamboat Mountain School

Steamboat Mountain School: For decades, numerous SSWSC student-athletes have attended Steamboat Mountain School—an independent college-preparatory school with day and boarding opportunities. SSWSC partners with SMS offering a coordinated and world-class educational and athletic experience.

For more details about Steamboat Mountain School and its collaboration with the SSWSC, visit the SMS website or email Pearson Alspach, Upper School Director of Admissions.