U12 Programs

Age 10 & 11 as of December 31, 2018 born in 2007/2008

Athletes will begin to learn life skills such as hard work, dedication, time management, team work, self-belief, goal setting, visualization and sportsmanship just to name a few. We want to make athlete the best skier, racer and person they can be. Coaches are here to guide your athlete through a path that will make them grow as a person and an athlete. U12 ski a combination of training and racing, with technical free skiing. This program is set in a competitive environment preparing them for U12 Provincial Race Series. Teams will free ski at Sunshine Village and Lake Louise, to ensure a variety of terrain and snow conditions. Athletes will receive feedback from coaches, video sessions and self awareness. 

–  Dryland training: Monday and Wednesday afternoons, Saturday Mountain sessions. September 8th to November
– The U12 race calendar covers 3-4 weekends highlighting; Slalom, Giant Slalom and Sprint format racing
– Volunteering at least 2 home races and 12 hours per child

U12 Regional – 55 days on snow
Winterstart 5 Mile Race
3 Provincial Races
Ski Cross

Program Fees: $3140
Racer Account:$805

U12 Provincial – 70 days on snow
Winterstart 5 Mile Race
4 Provincial Races
Ski Cross
6-8 COP evening training sessions

Program Fees: $3990
Racer Account: $1100

Additional Costs include:

  • Alberta Alpine Athlete registration – $115 (per athlete)
  • Family membership with the Banff Alpine Racers $150 (per family)
  • Racer account required for U12 to cover race and dryland costs
  • Grocery Card Fundraiser
  • Pass Recommended – Big 3


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