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Racing Programs

2021-2022 Program Registration & Updates Available September 1, 2021. 

 

Helmets are mandatory for all racers. Your helmet must meet race requirements. League Race Programs (U Programs) are recommended for skiers who are at Ability Level 5. Racing participants must be able to ride the lifts unassisted.

Please Note: All program participants require a valid lift ticket or season pass.

Christmas Racing Camp

Ages: 6 to 14 years of age as of December 31st 2021
Dates: Session 1: December 20th-22nd. Session 2: December 27th-29th
Times: 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
Notes:

Session #1 New to RaceFocus will be on free skiing technique, introduction to gate and race environments and some dryland training. The goal is to prepare new athletes for the season. Ages 6-13. Must be registered for a Race Squad or U8 through U14 Program.

Session #2 Preseason Quick Prep:Focus will be on free skiing technique and mileage and will include dryland training and mental preparation techniques. The goal is to further prepare these athletes for the season. Ages 8-18. Must be registered for a U10 through U19 Program

Camp: $385 per week
Add Lift Tickets (9am-3pm): $160

Race Squad

Ages: 6 to 14 years of age as of December 31st 2021
Dates: Saturdays starting January 8th or Sundays starting January 9th
Times: 9:00am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 to 4:00 pm
Notes: 8 week non-competitive program. Focus on improving skiing skills & introducing racing skills. Ability level "5" is required. Includes Club Championships.
Lessons only (for those with ticket or pass): $665

Add Morning Tickets (9am to 12pm):$259

Add Afternoon Tickets (1:00pm to 4:00pm):$259

Race Pod

Ages: 4 -5 years of age as of December 31st 2021
Dates: Saturdays starting January 8th or Sundays starting January 9th
Times: 9:00am to 12:00 pm
Notes: 8 week program with a focus on developing free skiing technique, building confidence and skill at speed and a love of the sport. This is a nurturing, non-competitive environment that will expose these racers to some gated environments and includes one organized home race. Ability level "4" is required.
Lessons only (for those with ticket or pass): $665
Add Under 6 Season Pass: $75

Wednesday Night Impulse Training

Ages: U8 -U10 athletes
Dates: Wednesdays starting January 5th or Wednesdays starting February 2nd
Times: 6:30-8:30pm
Notes: 8 Wednesdays starting in January or 4 Wednesdays in January or February. Participants will enjoy Impulse training on varied terrain. This training will not be in set environments, focus is free skiing skill development. Athletes must be comfortable on Blue runs. 
Coaching Fees 4 Weeks: $199
Coaching Fees 8 Weeks: $349

Wednesday Night Podium Training

Ages: U12 -U19 athletes
Dates: Wednesdays starting January 5th or Wednesdays starting February 2nd
Times: 6:30-8:30pm
Notes: 8 Wednesdays starting in January or 4 Wednesdays in January or February. Participants will enjoy Podium training on varied terrain. This training will not be in set environments, focus is free skiing skill development. Athletes must be comfortable on Black runs. 
Coaching Fees 4 Weeks: $199
Coaching Fees 8 Weeks: $349

League Racing Teams

Racing starts Saturday January 1st & Sunday January 2nd. Ages as of December 31st 2021. All league racers (U Programs) will be required to visit the Alpine Ontario website to register and pay the required Alpine Ontario fees Athletes are required to sign a Code of Conduct at the start of the season

  • All Racing Team participants must have an Anytime Season Pass.
  • Teams race at Snow Valley and other clubs. Training on all non-race days at Snow Valley. Race season begins the weekend of January 1st and continues for 10 weeks on Saturdays & Sundays.

 

U8

Ages: 6 & 7 as of December 31st 2021
Days: Saturdays & Sundays
Times: 8:30am to 1:00pm
Notes: House League racing, focusing on free ski skills, drills on varied terrain, and intro to a race environment. Must be confident on all terrain. Teams train and race primarily at Snow Valley.
Coaching fees: $1375

U10

Ages: 8 & 9 as of December 31st 2021
Days: Saturdays & Sundays
Times: 8:30am to 1:00pm
Notes: Introduction to inter-club race environment at local hills. Developing balance and terrain adaptation through fun and challenging free ski drills. Training environments will be set up to simulate race training.
Coaching fees: $1375

U12

Ages: 10 & 11 as of December 31st 2021
Dates: Saturdays & Sundays
Times: 8:30am to 1:00pm
Notes: Introducing athletes to inter-club competition and invitational races. Skill development will continue through technical free skiing and gate training. Athletes must be confident on all terrain and be able ride lifts unassisted.
Coaching fees: $1375

U14

Ages: 12 & 13 as of December 31st 2021
Days: Saturdays & Sundays
Times: 8:30am to 1:00pm
Notes: Program with inter-club competition and invitational races throughout the season. Athletes will develop with technical free skiing and skill refinement. Gate training specific to slalom and giant slalom disciplines.
Coaching fees: $1375

U16

Ages: 14 & 15 as of December 31st 2021
Dates: Saturdays & Sundays
Times: 8:30am to 1:00pm
Notes: Emphasis on "train to train". Improved skill refinement through technical free ski drills and gate training. Use of video analysis to assist athletes in self- analysis. Competition is inter-club format.
Coaching fees: $1375

U19

Ages: 16 & 17 as of December 31st 2021
Dates: Saturdays & Sundays
Times: 8:30am to 1:00pm
Notes: Emphasis on "train to race". Continue to develop skill refinement through enhanced gate training and video analysis. Competition is inter-club format.
Coaching fees: $1375

Note:

  • All Programs Subject to HST
  • All Racing Team participants must have an Anytime Season Pass.
  • Teams race at Snow Valley and other clubs. Training on all non-race days at Snow Valley. Race season begins the weekend of January 1st and continues for 10 weeks on Saturdays & Sundays.