Ski Program Overview

No Snow Required. 

Learn to ski & snowboard in Marin on a ski simulator. This week long camp will provide campers with a chance to hone their skills at snowboarding or skiing while in beautiful Marin! Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned pro, our unique ski slope provides you with the same disciplines as on-hill riding within a controlled and safe environment.

 

Every day of the camp, campers will 30 minutes on the ski slope with the trainer. Due the intensity, we use the proven “10 & 10 x 3” method – 10 minutes spent on the indoor ski slope followed by 10 minutes’ rest and recovery x 3. Classes include boots, helmet, poles, skies & snowboards. You may bring your own boots and helmets if you wish.

All abilities are welcome.

Accelerated

Learning

30 minutes on the ski simulator gives you more turns than an entire day on the mountain!

Improve Your

Technique

We monitor your body mechanics works up close, so we build on strengths and fix issues quickly—giving you a mountain style perfect for your body and mindset.

Build 

Muscle Memory

Lock your technique into muscle memory without the interruption of ski lifts.  

Consistent Practice

Getting to the mountain can be a toll on time and costs.  Cut down the time and costs of schlepping the family to the mountains so you can focus on building technique.

Beginner Level

Beginner Skiers develop the confidence for fun on your first day skiing on snow. Be well ahead of others being proficient on stopping, controlling your speed, feeling balanced, engaging edge control and understanding what skiing is about. Intro to Over-the-Edge Technologies.

Beginner Snowboarders develop balance and establish the toe and heel edging for linking turns. Know how to slow and stop. Understand what it takes to control the board. Intro to Over-the-Edge Technologies.

 

Intermediate Level

Intermediate skiers develop the skier's balance and weight distribution that leads to advanced parallel skiing. Learn to naturally control a smooth carve turn. Working the Over-the-Edge Skills

Intermediate Boarders develop solid board balance and edging to smoothly carve on either your normal stance position and on your "switch" side. Learn 180 and 360 moves. Working the Over-the-Edge Skills

 

Advanced Level

Advanced skiers understand effortless skiing, mastering the edge control with instant reflexes and precise execution. Establish fine movements that translates into accurate supple turns in all types of terrain. Engraining the Over-the-Edge Technologies.

Advanced Boarders acquire superior balance and feet control needed for all mountain riding and air. Learn to shift weight, absorb and carve. Engraining the Over-the-Edge Technologies.

SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION

M-F 1/2 Day Sessions (9am-Noon or 1pm-4pm)

Campers will be assessed for skill level and taught accordingly.

 

Morning Sessions (9am-noon) (Ages 3-5)

June 1-June 11  ▶

June 15-July 3 ▶

Afternoon Sessions (1pm-4pm) (Ages 3-5)

July 13-July 24  ▶

July 27-August 7  ▶

Morning Sessions (9am-noon) (Ages 5-10)

June 1-June 11  ▶

June 15-July 3 ▶ 

Afternoon Sessions (1pm-4pm) (Ages 5-10)

July 13-July 24  ▶

July 27-August 7  ▶

Morning Sessions (9am-noon) (Ages 11-18)

June 1-June 11  ▶

June 15-July 3  ▶

Afternoon Sessions (1pm-4pm) (Ages 11-18)

July 13-July 24  ▶

July 27-August 14  ▶

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