Smithers Ski Club

U14-U18 ALPINE SKI PROGRAM

Welcome to U14-18


Head Coach: Dick Eastmure


The U14 group will be using Snow Stars as the progression model for Learn to Race.
The key focus will be to train to get from start to finish, as fast as possible, without falling and without supervision while operating excellent technical skills. Skiers will also develop specific fitness
for ski racing build the engine.
The use of dual formats along with full slalom, GS and SG with the use of Technical free ski and free ski will play a major role in the final development of the athletes overall skiing skills.
The athletes will be exposed to complex and demanding competitive situations that require the skill to be executed at a very high level. The athletes will be encouraged to provide more internal feedback so as to create critical reflection.

TRAINING

Saturdays and Sundays 9:00AM - 4:00PM

SEASON 2107/2018 RACES:

TBA