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U10/U12 Cross Country

Cross Country U10/U12 (ages 8-12)

This program is designed for children who wish to explore the enjoyment of cross country ski training and racing. Skiers participate in physical conditioning activities and learn the basic cross country techniques. Competitive opportunities are available and encouraged through Rocky Mountain Nordic (RMN) Races, Steamboat Cup Series, and the Sven Wiik Cup Race Series.
● Participants need cross country ski equipment (classic and skate) and a Youth XC ski pass to Howelsen Hill and the Touring Center
● Dry land gear includes running shoes, drink belt, light rain jacket, poly or wool top, hat
● XC equipment may be rented for the season from the Steamboat Ski Touring Center
● RMN membership included in fees
● Participants will need a U.S. Ski & Snowboard competitor membership for RMN races
Tuesdays and Thursdays starting October 1, 4:00-5:45pm at Howelsen Hill
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:00-5:45pm, and Saturdays 9:00am-noon, at Howelsen Hill or the Touring Center
Training will transition to on-snow as soon as sufficient skiing terrain is open
Last day of training is March 7
$1,400 plus $200 refundable work deposit