FREESTYLERZ

WINTER PROGRAMS

 

For our regular winter programs – focus is on more advanced skill development – learning tricks, spins, boxes, rails and progression of jumps in a safe environment.

Before you register for the season can your athlete do the following: 

1. Get on all chairs unassisted?

2. Ski parallel turns with poles?

3. Ski mostly blue and black runs at Fernie Alpine Resort?

There are Two Options for Freestylerz: Non-Competitive & Competitive

FREESTYLERZ NON-COMPETITIVE ONE DAY PROGRAM SATURDAYS OR SUNDAYS FOR 

AGES 6-17: for freestyle athletes who are interested in being introduced to or continue to grow their freestyle skiing.

Must pick Saturday or Sunday Switching days will not be an option due to logistic challenges in ensuring athlete safety with proper number & skill level of coaches. Sat & Sun availability will depend on coaches & athlete sign up ratios.

Focus on lots of ski time/lots of fun.

Athletes grouped based on age & skill level. 8:1 athlete to coach ratio. Introduction to all areas of freestyle ski disciplines depending on age, ability & documented personal goals. Skills development & coaching throughout each day of the program.

Start Date: Early December 

End Date: Early April

 

FREESTYLERZ COMPETITIVE ONE & TWO DAY PROGRAM ON SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS AGES 6-17: for athletes who are keen to improve skills to compete there is training on Sat & Sun. Focus on comp skills development in freestyle & all mountain.

Any athlete can register for this 1 or 2 day program.

The 2 day program will suit those that would like to build their competitive skills in freestyle skiing. These athletes want to develop from Learn to Train and Train to Train into Train to Compete. Our competitive skiers plan to attend 4-6 competitions during the season. 

Sat & Sun activities will be a mix of skills training on training sites & free skiing. Athletes will be grouped based on age & skill level but total numbers will dictate the composition of these groups. Club commitment to low athlete to coach ratio. Continued development in all areas of the freestyle ski disciplines depending on age, ability & documented personal goals. Skills development & coaching throughout each day of the program.

Start Date: Early December

End Date:  Early April