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U8 & U8+ Skiing, ages 6-7

U8 Skiing, ages 6-7

U8 participants establish a solid foundation of alpine skiing skills on appropriate terrain and in varying conditions. This is a one day a week program that focuses on fundamental alpine skiing skills, building a solid base, working together as a team and skiing all appropriate terrain. U8 skiers will ski at both Howelsen Hill and Steamboat Ski Resort.  Each child is placed in a group of similar age and ability that stays with the same coach for the entire season to enhance learning and progression. U8 skiers MUST be 6 years old by Dec 31, 2021.

  • Minimum requirement: Some skiing experience that allows for skiing on green and easy blue runs. Must be able to link turns and stop.
  • Participants need alpine ski equipment including a helmet.
  • Skiers must have ski passes to Steamboat Ski Resort
  • Howelsen Hill lift tickets or season pass is required on HH days, not included in program fee.
  • Register by October 15 to ensure a place in this program


DATES AND TIMES:

December 4 - March 13

U8: Mainly Sundays with approximately 3 Saturdays. Please refer to the calendar.
Howelsen Hill days - Saturday 10:00am-12:30pm
Steamboat Resort days - Sundays 8:30am-12:00pm


PROGRAM FEE: $730 plus $100 refundable work deposit

Check out all the SSWSC’s scholarship opportunities HERE!

 

U8+ Skiing, ages 6-7

Participants establish a solid foundation of alpine skiing skills on appropriate terrain and in varying conditions. This is a two day a week program that focuses on fundamental alpine skills, building a solid base, working together as a team and skiing all appropriate terrain. U8+ skiers will ski at both Howelsen Hill and Steamboat Ski Resort.  Each child is placed in a group of similar age and ability that stays with the same coach for the entire season to enhance learning and progression. U8+ skiers MUST be 6 years old by Dec 31, 2021.

  • Minimum requirement: Some skiing experience that allows for skiing on green and easy blue runs. Must be able to link turns and stop.
  • Participants need alpine ski equipment including a helmet.
  • Skiers must have ski passes to Steamboat Ski Resort & Howelsen Hill
  • Register by October 15 to ensure a place in this program

DATES, TIMES AND LOCATION:

 
November 30 - March 13
Alpine: Tuesdays 4:15-5:45pm at Howelsen Hill
Alpine: Mainly Sundays with approximately 3 Saturdays. Please refer to the calendar.
Howelsen days - Saturday 10:00am-12:30pm
Steamboat days - Sundays 8:30am-12:00pm


PROGRAM FEE: $995 plus $175 refundable work deposit

 


Check out all the SSWSC’s scholarship opportunities HERE!


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