RIPPERS Race Introduction Program Ages 8-10

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Designed to develop fundamentals and skills in young athletes, the Race Introduction Program (RIPPERS) progresses strong skiing skills through a variety of terrain. Zipping through groomed runs, bumps, powder, crud and ice, children ages 8-10 within structured groups will encounter an introduction to ski racing emphasized through ski racing drills, brushes, and gates in varied terrain.


This is a program available on Sundays from 10:00 a.m.-3:15 p.m. and Wednesdays from 3:3 p.m -5:30 p.m. throughout the season. Athletes can join the program Sundays and Wednesdays for $750, or choose our Sunday only option for $650. Lift tickets are not included. Season pass is recommend.

Registration for the 2019/2020 season will open for returning participants and their siblings October 28. Registration for new participants will start November 2 at 10:30 a.m. December 15th is tryout day to confirm an Athlete’s level of skiing performance.

Athletes must be able to ski the entire mountain, on and off piste, with skis maintaining a parallel relationship.

Sundays Wednesdays
December 22 January 8, 15, 22, 29
January 5, 12, 19, 26 February 5, 12, 19, 26
February 2, 9, 16, 23 March 4, 18, 25
April 5 April 1

Race opportunities are available a few times throughout the season with the Youth Ski League (YSL)

Please sign the Mountain Learning Center & Rental Liability Release Form if you will not be with your child at lesson sign up.

*Prices are reflected to the best of our ability, subject to change based on provider