This program is designed for intermediate and advanced skiers/riders ages six through twelve to prepare them for competition. Participants are expected to attend all training sessions on both weekend days. Training emphasis will be on strengthening existing skiing/riding skills and developing the initial steps of racing or freestyle technique. Participants in this program will be divided into classes by age and ability. All children ready for this program should be capable of riding the chair lift without an adult and be able to follow directions in their groups.

Training Dates: 

Saturdays & Sundays

December * through February 

*Start date is dependent on Blue Mountain Ski Area opening date

Training Times:

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


On or Before 10/31 - $700.00

After 10/31 - $750.00

Mountaineer Races

Mack Bulldog Challenge                GS

      *Additional entry fee  2:00PM          


Dan Minnich Memorial Mountaineer Race

                                    10:00 AM

Koch 33 Kids Cup                           GS

Dan Minnich Memorial Mountaineer Race

Join in the contest

Decorate your bib for the race. 


Be as creative as you can...

Dan coached in the Mountaineer Program. 

He also worked in the tuning center being creative with ski preparation.

Dan loved to be creative so join in his memory

and decorate your bib.

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