HART Offers Alpine Racing program for youth ages 6-13

Our goal is to provide the opportunity to young skiers to develop a lifetime of skills that would make them great racers and free riders. We will create a very special environment of success for the skiers of all abilities.

Winter Camp

Dates: December 26-30th
Price: $380
Registration for NON team members will be open on November 1st if space is available.

Winter HART camp is a five day beginning of the season “ski racing camp”. For new kids winter camp is an  introduction to ski racing and ski team fun! The camp integrates basic skiing and racing fundamentals through fun drills, gate training, and free skiing for optimal skill acquisition. The camp finishes with the fun and friendly Hoodoo Hodag Winter camp race (GS and SL) on the last day. Children that can comfortably ski blue and black runs and load the chair are eligible for this 5-day program. A child can decide to join the team afterwards, by upgrading to one of our Junior Development Teams.

Requirements: Ski gear, helmet. Skier must be able to ride chair lift and make turns on intermediate and advanced terrain (blue and black runs).

Intro to Alpine Ski Racing

Dates: December 26th – March 14th
Price: $650 (training every Saturday + Winter Camp). 10% off for siblings if registered on the same team.
Racing: This team will participate in 2 home races at Hoodoo (Dec 30th & Mar 14th)

The Intro program is for the intermediate level 6-13 year-old skiers looking to push their skiing to the next level. The focus is on building fundamentals through a racing and all-mountain / freeride format. The program emphasizes improving free-skiing, basic race fundamentals, skiing etiquette/safety and fun!
The program starts with the HART Winter Camp at the end of December and skis every Saturday January through March. There will be few optional races for the participants of the program. Tuition includes Winter Camp, so please do not pay for Winter Camp separately.

Competition Team

Dates: December 1st – April 4th
Price: $950 (training every Saturday, Sunday + Winter Camp + No School Mondays/Fridays + Some Evenings) 10% off for siblings if registered for the same team.
Races: Traveling to races in Pacific NW one weekend per month starting in January in addition to 2 home races at Hoodoo.

Competition Team requires more commitment and is designed for the U8-U14 athletes (6-13yrs). We train on both Saturdays and Sundays, starting December 1st. Competition Team athletes will emphasize the development of basic skiing fundamentals through focused free skiing and gate training, with an introduction to race tactics in GS & SL. We will plan to participate in 4-5 races during the season in Western PNSA zone. Tuition includes Winter Camp, so please do not pay for Winter Camp separately.