Mountain Sports Center

Race Freestyle Snowboard Freeride Teams

Programs & Coaching

The Holiday Valley Junior Teams provide a excellent opportunities for young aspiring athletes to develop their skiing or riding skills both mentally and physically. Former world class competitors and internationally ranked coaches provide professional instruction in alpine and freestyle/freeride skiing. The Snowboard Team, Eagles  and Masters round out the options of the programs.

 

Holiday Valley Ski Team members often qualify to compete on state and national levels. Several alumni have been members of the US Ski team, competing on the World Cup and Olympic levels. The emphasis of Junior Team coaching is on having fun through training and competition. Concentration on improving overall skiing skills gives kids a chance to experiment with all diciplines of the sport and have fun skiing all types of terrain at Holiday Valley.

 

The programs are based in the Mountain Sports Center, complete with ski storage, lockers, tuning benches and lunch room. The Mountain Sports Center is located at the base of Yodeler and Edelweiss slopes. Team members should have intermediate or better skiing or riding skills. If you have questions or would like more information to email mnenno@holidayvalley.com

 

Alpine Racing

Training in slalom, giant slalom, super G and downhill racing. Age levels range from U12 (12 and under) through U18-21. Check out the Race Team's website here.

 

Freestyle/Freeride

Training in moguls, and upright aerials in the terrain park and half pipe. For a great time this winter, join the Holiday Valley Freestyle Team and find out why they're called the "Freestyle Factory"! Click here for the Freestyle Team's website. The Freeride team spends time in the parks.

 

Snowboarding

Training in slopestyle, rails and park skills. Team members compete in regional and national USASA events as well as Holiday Valley sponsored events.

 

Eagles (Age 11-13) Intermediate to Advanced Skiers

A development program for kids ages 12 and above that includes ski racing, freestyle/freeride and occasionally snowboarding and other snowsports to refine their all-mountain skills. Eagles experience lots of cross dicipline training and even more FUN! Click here for more info.

Falcon Skiers (ages 14-18) Advanced to expert level skiers

Falcons is for teens who are accomplished non-competitive skiers. Falcons enjoy the social aspects of the resort while being coached in skiing at the highest levels. Fun and friendships are developed on and off the slopes through planned social events.  Includes Christmas Camp. $999 before September 15, 2016 or $1079 starting September  16. A special Falcons season pass is available for $399 before September 15, 2016 or $499 starting September 16.

 

Program cost for Race Team, Freestyle/Freeride Team, Snowboard Team, Eagles or Falcons is $999 if purchased by September 15, 2016 and $1079 beginning September 16. Programs begin on Saturday, December 17, 2016. This price includes Christmas Camp, Dec. 27-31, 2016. A special rate on a combo season pass is available for $399 if purchased by September 15 or $499 after September 15, 2016. 

 

Masters Program for Racing and Moguls

 

Masters is a recreational and competitive racing program or mogul skiing program for adults wanting to improve their skiing skills in and out of the gates or moguls. It includes 11-12 selected Saturday and Sunday mornings from January to March. Cost is $574 if purchased by September 15 or $624 after September 15, 2016. Christmas Camp with enrollment in the Masters Program is included. Holiday Valley Masters receive $100 off a full priced season pass.

 

Each Masters session runs from 9AM to 12PM.