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U8 & U8 Plus Skiing

U8 and U8+ Skiing (ages 5-7, grades K-2)

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+ adds Thursday night training and an earlier Saturday start time. U8+ is for 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
• Register by October 15 to ensure a place in this program

DATES AND TIMES:
U8: Saturdays only, 9:00am-noon, December 7 – March 7
U8+: Thursdays (4:15-5:45pm) and Saturdays (8:45am-12:00pm), December 5 -March 7
LOCATION:
Thursdays Howelsen Hill, Saturdays at Steamboat Ski Resort or Howelsen Hill, varies by week
PROGRAM FEE:
U8 (Sat only): $680 plus $100 refundable work deposit
U8+: $960 plus $175 refundable work deposit


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