April already?! The season is winding down – almost! As this season ends, next season starts now! (think: Alpine ski racing – a year-round commitment.) We have a lot going on; USSA meetings, Spring training projects, Summer training opportunities, getting our engines tuned up for the coming season – physical building blocks, that can transform your skiing!
Some immediate items:
Still want to race? LAST CALL for the Loveland Derby! If you’re interested in this fun end-of-season romp, contact TonyO ASAP (we will consider sending a coach should the interest be there). Deadline for entry is Friday (early price Wednesday). Register at: USSA.org
Region 1 meeting Tuesday, April 4.
SAVE THE DATE – TEAM AFTON End of Season Banquet date set: Sunday, April 30th, 4:30 – 7:30. Lake Elmo Park Reserve, Nordic Chalet.
USSA CN Central Division Spring Meeting – Chicago, April 23-24. USSA NATIONAL Excellence and Congress meetings – Park City, May 7-13.
MAY 6 – 7 Afton Alps Re-Opens?! Maybe… there’s a lot of snow out there.
May 18-21 – Proposed Team Afton Spring Technique Camp (based on demand) A-Basin (SEE Doodle soon).
May 25-29 – Champions Camp A-Basin, in conjunction with Team Afton Technique Camp (based on demand). (SEE Doodle soon).
Early June: Team Afton Summer Dryland Program (DETAILS coming soon).
SUMMER TRAINING CAMPS – Olin/Lacasse SkiRacing School summer camps start June 27 – July 19th. See information at www.skiracingcamp.com . Ski racing is truly a year-round commitment. Though things slow down during the off-season, it’s a valuable time to lay the building blocks for the coming season: physically, mentally, technically. We understand that spring/summer sports play a role as well, and we share your enthusiasm – being a well-rounded athlete is part of being a great ski racer. Pepper your summer with an on-snow camp that will unlock new doorways to your potential in skiing. Join us!
Our Best in Skiing,