Important for parents of U12 and under Alpine athletes.
NEW RULES for 2019-2020 race season:
U12 and Under - New Speed Suit, Tuning and waxing, and race and inspection skis rules are being rolled out. Details will be announced through U12 and under coaches prior to 1st race of the season.
U12 and Under
Born 2008 to 2011
Early season focuses on fundamental ski techniques through structured free skiing. As the season progresses, the focus shifts to race tactics and an increased exposure to gate training. Athletes are expected to compete in Eastern PA Regional Races and are eligible to be invited to PA State Championships.
From States, racers are able to qualify for the PARA State Team and Eastern Regional Events, including Eastern Championships and the Piche Invitational.
This program is designed for skiers age ten and eleven who are interested in advanced racing techniques and plan to enter sanctioned races in Pennsylvania.
Previous race training is not required.
Saturdays & Sundays December 7, 2019 * through February 23, 2020
*Start date is dependent on Blue Mountain Ski Area opening date
8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $750.00 by Oct. 31, 2019
$800.00 after Oct. 31, 2019
U12 and Under Schedule
January 12, 2020 Peter J. Turko Memorial GS
January 26, 2020 Montage SL
February 2, 2020 Wilburger Memorial Elk GS
February 19, 2020 Eastern Project (Invite only)
February 20, 2020 Eastern Project (Invite only)
February 22, 2020 Camelback SL
February 28, 2020 State Championship (Invite Only)
February 29, 2020 State Championship (Invite Only)
March 1, 2020 State Championship (Invite Only)
All races are QUALIFYING races for State Championships.