YOUTH RACING PROGRAMS
The Black Mountain Alpine Ski Team is committed to providing each athlete the skills and fundamentals needed to reach each individual potential. Our goal is to have each athlete develop a lifelong passion for skiing.
Bretton Woods is excited to offer Competition Center Programs for the 2016/17 winter season. These programs will introduce, develop and train aspiring racers. Additional season-long programs for juniors, including the Freestyle and Development Teams, are available as part of the Bretton Woods Ski and Snowboard School.
The Mission of the Franconia Ski Club is to impart the joys of skiing and the life-long lessons of healthy competition to the children of its broad and open membership. The club achieves its mission by providing thoughtful, caring and professional instruction in skiing and ski racing and by supporting and sponsoring all levels of NHARA and USSA Junior racing.
Cranmore Mountain Resort
From the start Cranmore has been building a race legacy in developing and training young racers to set high goals and focus on a long term development to reach their dreams. In the beginning days, Eastern Slope Ski Club Junior Program provided race training and hosted races drawing some of the best international racers of the decades. The club’s ESSC teams had dominated both team and individual competitions throughout the skiing circles of the United States and were widely known as a racing organization.
For the past 20 years, the Ford Sayre Alpine Racing Development Program (DEVO) has given enthusiastic young skiers the ability reach the next level in the sport by emulating the technique of the best skiers on the hill. All DEVO skiers become proficient enough to have a lifetime of fun in the sport, whether or not they choose to move on to competition as they grow older and stronger.
King Pine at Purity Spring Resort
King Pine sponsors a weekend training program for skiers ages 8-15, who are dedicated to improving their alpine skiing and racing skills. Skiers compete in USSA races sponsored by NHARA (New Hampshire Alpine Racing Association www.nhara.org) based on age and ability and this program travels to other mountains to compete against local race clubs at time throughout the winter.
Loon Mountain Resort
Loon Race Team is committed to creating a fun and safe learning environment in which alpine athletes can explore their true potential. LRT is committed to creating a team of ski racers that are well rounded kids and athletes. Our large and diverse Coaching Staff is dedicated to our athletes and their families – we are a team first and foremost. Plainly said – we like to go fast and have fun!
McIntyre Ski Area
The McIntyre Ski Team offers an instructional ski race program for children, ages 6 to 13. The program is designed to improve overall skiing within a racing environment. As a member of the ski team, racers will learn the basic fundamentals of skiing and apply these skills to racing. As athletes progress through the program and begin to master the skills of racing, they are exposed to the tactics of ski racing.
Mount Sunapee Resort
The Race Development Program is a NASTAR based race program where we strive to develop fundamental skiing and racing skills. All athletes are required to have successfully completed the Development Program for at least one year. The athlete will develop a NASTAR race profile of results and work towards qualifying for the NASTAR Finals in March.
The Pats Peak Ski Team includes an enrolled membership of over 75 families with approximately 100 children ages 7-18 participating in all levels of ski racing.
The team funds a professional staff which provides on-hill coaching and racing support for four levels of ski competition and training.
Ragged Mountain Resort
Ragged Mountain Ski Team (RMST) is a United Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) affiliated ski team, based at Ragged Mountain Resort in Danbury, New Hampshire. Ragged Mountain Ski Team is a weekend based Alpine ski program that strives to provide the best opportunity for young athletes of all ages, backgrounds and commitment levels, the chance to enjoy and achieve excellence in alpine skiing and racing. RMST does this by providing a professional staff with regular training on appropriate, quality terrain, in a fun, healthy, family-friendly, environment that promotes teamwork, sportsmanship and confidence. We coach our athletes to become great skiers first, with a broad fundamental skill base while fostering a love for their sport. With a solid foundation of skills and love of sport, RMST athletes will find a lifetime of skiing and racing enjoyment.
Waterville Valley Resort
With its roots as one of the oldest ski clubs in the country, Waterville Valley Black and Blue Trail Smashers/Ski Education Foundation has evolved into the Northeast’s premier Snowsports training and competition center. We live our motto of Pioneering Snowsports and Cultivating Tomorrow’s Leaders.