Ages 14– 15 as of December 31, 2017 born in 2002 – 2003
- Athletes will engage in approximately 100-110 days on snow in a combination of training and racing
- This program is supported by a van program and included in the cost. Training departure and drop off from Canmore. Race weekends Calgary pick up.
- The U16 race calendar covers 6-8 weekends highlighting; Slalom, Giant Slalom and Sprint format racing
- 2 free skiing camps a Revelstoke and Fernie or Lake Louise, condition dependent.
- Exclusive use of BAR Head Quarters
- BAR FIS Team Integration opportunities
- On snow timing, and Video
- Dryland Training – begins September, weight lifting, cardio and agility. Sessions are supervised and directed by Peak Power and Bill Warren TC professionals.
- Summer Camp, location dependant on numbers, late June/July
- Volunteering at least 2 home races and 14 hours
Program Cost: $6490 *as per 2016/2017
Additional Costs include:
– Alberta Alpine Athlete registration – $176
– Family membership with the Banff Alpine Racers $150
– $200 participation in the Caribou Program
– Grocery Card Fundraising Program $2000
– Ski equipment & clothing
– Pass and lift tickets
– Racer account required to cover race entry and race fees $4000
– Transportation $2000 – to all races and camps
Pass Recommendation: Rocky Mountain Passport