The RIDERS Program aims to provide the foundation for snowboarders, at an intermediate / advanced skill level, to build a passion and dedication to the sport that will create lifelong Riders. Safe riding skills and park etiquette will all be part of the program.
Week 1 Fundamentals
Goal – Get to know the Athletes, assess their level of riding and set program tone.
Week 2 Carving
Goal – improving edging skills
Week 3 Generating Lift
Goal – learning to generate lift + introduction to terrain adaptation
Week 4 Introduction to Alpine Snowboarding
Goal – Introduction to Alpine Racing Skills and Steering
Week 5 Introduction to Slopestyle
Goal – Learn Park Safety and the basic skills for jumps and boxes
Week 6 Introduction to Snowboardcross
Goal – Introduction to Snowboard-cross skills (absorption, timing, banked turns, etc)
Week 7 Slopestyle Skills
Goal – add onto the basic skills taught earlier in the season and increase confidence in the park
Week 8 Program Review & Wrap up
Goal – Review of all disciplines ( wrap up for 8 week program) Mini Skills contest in each discipline
To learn more, visit this website for more information: Riders Program Information
Program runs Saturdays from 9:20 until 2:30 for 8 weeks starting Jan. 7, 2017. Lunch is included.
Price $ 350 (lift tickets extra)