Ski Racing & Snowboarding

Ski Racing Clinics

Bryce Resort members receive 10% discount

Bryce Resort boasts one of the largest ski teams, with over 60 racers, in the Southern Region. Children may start Race Training Clinics as young as five years of age.

Junior Development Team 5 – 12 years

The program is designed for children who have low-intermediate to advanced skiing skills. These morning clinics are truly fun and expose camaraderie among the young children. Your coach will introduce you to proper skiing, will work on all aspects of skiing, mountain cruising and recreational skiing. This Program is very popular and is held on weekends and Christmas Holidays. The coaches will also enhance the skiing skills and introduce the children to recreational NASTAR racing.

Session Times: 8:45 am until 11:30 am
Seasonal Cost: $540, which covers 26 sessions
December: 15, 16, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29,30 & 31
January: 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
February: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24

Please sign-up as soon as possible at skischool@bryceresort.com due to the limited availability of coaches.

Junior Ski Team 6 – 18 years

The Ski Team Program is specific designed for junior racers who compete throughout the season at Bryce Resort and travel to other ski areas for competitions. The morning session comprise of fundamental skiing improvements and gate training on weekends and Christmas Holidays. When the junior ski team U10-12 or U16-18 travels to other ski resorts for competition, the coach will supervise and instruct the junior racers for competition at the resort. Otherwise, if the team is not travelling, the training will be held in the morning and it is tailored for the skilled and aggressive juniors who desire to improve their technical skiing, racing skills and their times in NASTAR. 

Session Times: 8:45 am until 11:30 am
Seasonal Cost: $540, which covers 26 sessions
December: 15, 16, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29,30 & 31
January: 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
February: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24

Please sign up as soon as possible at skischool@bryceresort.com due to the limited availability of coaches.

All juniors who are going to compete this winter in SARA ski races, you must register at the website www.skisara.org. Also, in addition you must be a member of the US Ski Association and you can download the membership form at www.ussa.org. If you have questions about ski racing or traveling, please contact Horst at skischool@bryceresort.com or John Kelly our ski team president at globaljkinva@yahoo.com.  

Adult Racing Sessions

By attending these practice sessions, you have the opportunity to lower your Nastar handicap during the season and create more confidence and finesse to tackle the USSA races. Challenge your adult friends and establish camaraderie throughout the winter at the clinics and USSA races. On weekend mornings, the USSA coaches will set training gates for the junior ski team and you will be able to use these gates for your own personal training as well. It will allow you to increase your racing mileage at your own pace. Just apply your own fitness and strength to set the frequency of your runs.

Weekend Training Times: 8:45 am – 11:30 am
Cost Per Session: $18

BRYCE RESORT SNOWBOARD TEAM 2019

Come and join the snowboard team. This team will work on fundamentals of riding and the coach will introduce them to dynamic Nastar racing. Also, a participant has the opportunity to participate in the previous clinics at Christmas or at the first week of January.

  •   Carving skills to improve NASTAR handicap.
  •   Teaching a safe way of moving through different terrain and excelling their riding techniques. 
  •   The sessions will be offered on weekends, beginning at 8:45 am until 10:45 am. 
  •   A coaching group must have a minimum of four students.

Schedule:
January: 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
February: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24
Cost: $336
For more information, please contact skischool@bryceresort.com

SNOWBOARDING CLINICS

We are looking forward to hosting a special snowboarding clinic during the Christmas week and first week of January. We are thankful that we have two experienced snowboarders Will Keough and Jacob Landa who are looking forward to teaching snowboarding skills from beginners to experts. Jacob is one of the best collegiate snowboarders who has won several times the Nastar National Championships. 

December 26 – 30

Beginner Clinic: Noon – 2 pm
Goals: Skating, turning (toe and heel) and stopping
Enhance to be comfortable on Redeye slope.
Intermediate Clinic: 9 -11 am
Goals: Carving, riding switch, introduction to advanced snowboarding
Enhance riding all ski slopes and introduce to recreational racing
The beginner or intermediate clinic will cost $180

January 2 – 6

Intermediate Clinic: Noon – 2 pm
Goals: Carving, riding switch, introduction to advanced snowboarding
Enhance riding all ski slopes and introduce to recreational racing
Advanced Clinic: 9 – 11 am
Goals: Dynamic snowboarding skills and fundamentals of racing
Enhance Racing technique and dynamic snowboarding movements
The intermediate or advanced clinic will cost $ 180
For more information, please contact skischool@bryceresort.com

NASTAR

The National Standard Race offers recreational skiers of all ages and abilities the opportunity to test their skills against the national NASTAR pacesetter. Platinum, gold, silver, and bronze medals are awarded based on an individual’s time, as handicapped by age and gender. Don’t miss the opportunity to see your NASTAR results on the Internet at www.nastar.com. Nastar Races are held Saturday, Sunday and Holiday afternoons. Start times vary and registration is in the ski school and must be done prior to race start. Call 540-856-2121 ext. 229 for the latest information and current start time.

NASTAR Rate:  $10

Bryce Resort Racing Event Schedule 2018-19 Season Dates!

December 23  USSA GS Competition for all age groups

January 6  USSA GS Competition for all age groups

January 7  USSA SL Competition for all age groups

February 2  US Collegiate Giant Slalom

February 3  USCSA Collegiate Giant Slalom

February 9  USCSA Collegiate Dual Slalom & Rail Jam

February 10  USCSA Collegiate Slalom & Boardercross

February 18  Locher Dual Challenge

March 9  Bryce Fest & Pond Skimming

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