This training program is designed for the serious athlete interested in competing full time at a regional and national USSA competition level. Focus will include expert mogul skiing, combined disciplines including halfpipe and slopestyle and aerial techniques and overall presentation for competition moguls. Participants will compete at USSA divisional events/competitons. Qualified athletes will acquire points for USSA Junior Nationals and USSA Nationals. Participation in the travel squad is required for athletes participating at away events.
Tuition costs include one holiday camp.
Holiday camp is free to Team Purg team members and cannot be deducted from tuition cost.
Chapman Hill training is included in the tuition fee.
Additional fees will include travel, lodging and lift tickets at away events and event entry fees.
Tuition does not include dry land/gymnastics training (see below).
8 – 18
On Snow Training (DMR)(Dec – Mar, 2013):
Both Saturdays and Sundays
On Snow Training (Chapman)(Jan – Mar, 2013):
Tuesday and Thursday Nights 5:15 – 6:45pm
Dryland Training (Oct 8th – Nov 19th, 2012):
A blend of trampoline, gymnastics, core strengthening.
Monday (Session 1) 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Stillwater Foundation. Map
Monday (Session 2) 5:00 – 6:00 pm, Stillwater Foundation. Map
Waiver form required. Download here and bring to first practice.
Work Deposit: $150
IMPORTANT CHANGE: As of November 8th, 2011, Athletes are NO LONGER required to obtain a license or join the USSA organization to be members of the Purgatory Ski & Snowboard Team. Athletes will have to join USSA ONLY if they compete in an USSA event or competition.
ONLY Athletes who participate in USSA Events & Competitions will be required to join the United States Ski & Snowboard Association (USSA). The USSA is the national governing body for US Olympic skiing and snowboarding, and the parent organization for the U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing. They are paired together with the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and share governance in selection of athletes to the National U.S. Ski and Snowboard teams. The Purgatory Ski Team is a proud member and sponsor of the USSA organization.
Athletes age 12 and under will need to apply for a Rocky Mountain Division Freestyle youth membership. ($80)
Athletes age 13 and over will require a Rocky Mountain Division Freestyle Competitor membership. ($215)
2012/2013 Tuition - $1,200
2012/2013 Work Deposit – $150 (refundable)
2012/2013 Dryland – $75
2012/2013 Chapman – Included in Tuition, will need to purchase Chapman hill pass – Approx $50
2012/2013 Holiday/Spring Camp -
(Holiday camp included in Tuition) – $125 (for Spring Camp)
2012/2013 USSA Membership -
Athletes 12 and under: $80 (includes Rocky Mountain dues)
Athletes 13 and older: $215 (includes Rocky Mountain dues)
2012/2013 Travel Fees – $400 for 4 events
(covers coaching costs for travel, lodging, per diem)
$50 – $100 for additional events
2012/2013 USSA Event Fees – $40 – $50 per day