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U8 & U8 Plus Skiing

U8 Skiing [ages 5-7, grades K-2)]

*Based on the age of your child on December 31st
Participants establish a solid foundation of alpine skiing skills on appropriate terrain and in varying conditions.  Each child is placed in a group of similar age and ability and stays with the same coach for the entire season. Participants must be enrolled in kindergarten or a higher grade. The U8 program offers training on Saturdays, and the U8 Plus adds Thursday night training and an earlier Saturday start time for interested 1st and 2nd graders.
• Minimum requirement: Some skiing experience that allows for skiing on green and easy blue runs
• Participants need alpine ski equipment including helmet
• Skiers must have ski passes to Steamboat Ski Resort and Howelsen Hill

2018 DATES AND TIMES: (2019 will be updated)
U8: Saturdays only, 9:00am-noon, December 1 – March 9
U8 Plus: Thursdays 4:15-5:45pm and Saturdays 8:45am-noon, November 29-March 9
Thursdays Howelsen Hill, Saturdays at Steamboat Ski Resort or Howelsen Hill, varies by week

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