The AVSC Alpine programs are designed to provide athletes of all skill levels an opportunity to pursue their goals in ski racing built around the following objectives:
Provide the opportunity for young athletes to have fun, be with their friends, and enjoy learning to become better skiers while ski racing.
Provide a program focused on simplifying, developing and enhancing fundamental and advanced skills that will prepare athletes to progress to higher levels in the sport if they so chose.
Provide a program that gives every young athlete the opportunity to be their best, progress individually while working and improving together as a team.
To meet the needs of every aspiring ski racing athlete in the Roaring Fork Valley from 1st year U12 weekend skiers to our full time year round U18 and U21 athletes striving to compete at the college and National Team levels.
To take a holistic approach; look at the big picture as well as the fine details of conditioning, diet, equipment, technology, and different learning styles of athletes to bring out their best.
Challenge young athletes at the appropriate time and in the proper environment to provide athletes the opportunity to build confidence through periodic successes.
To assist parents in teaching athletes the life skills that will impact them for their entire life both in and out of sports.
The knowledge and experience shared by our staff consists of several decades of coaching at all levels from National Team to experienced Age Class coaches respected throughout Rocky Mountain Division. AVSC has a very proud history of producing some of the best ski racers in US history including National and International champions. We are determined to continue this rich heritage.
For questions about the Alpine Program, contact Alpine Program Director Greg Needell at 970.205-5110.