U14/16 Alpine Racing & Ski Cross – Full Time
teamHOTHAM Advanced Development Full Time Alpine Ski Racing & Ski Cross programs are designed for athletes between the ages of 13 and 16 years, the program runs from Wednesday to Sunday each week and has 48 days of on-snow and dryland training.
teamHOTHAM Advanced Development Alpine Ski Racing & Ski Cross programs provide the ultimate development opportunity for athletes striving to get the most out of their chosen Winter Snow Sport. Our coaches will assess program participants to ensure they are matched with the best cohort to ensure they are able to develop and progress to their potential, no matter if their focus is on competition at National and International Race events or simply being a competent skier who can manage all-mountain terrain.
Our Pathway performance program focuses on athlete development, focusing on technique and skills to enable them to compete in various disciplines. Athletes choosing a focus discipline will still have exposure to the other disciplines.
teamHOTHAM is an accredited Snow Australia Pathway Program Provider, our programs align with Snow Australia’s best practice athletic and sports development framework FTEM Foundation, Talent, Elite, Mastery, as part of a whole of sport pathway continuum.
The coaching team works through a carefully planned program, which includes:
- Alpine, Ski Cross and exposure to off-piste and Freeride disciplines;
- Drills – gates & stubbies;
- Alpine discipline skill development – SL, GS, SG-gliding, Ski-X;
- Physical literacy is based on a strong base of movement skills and
- Dryland skills (warm-up and recovery).
Entry Requirments: The Advanced Development Alpine programs are designed for Alpine Skiers with some level of gates and race training experience, it is suitable for athletes who have completed the teamHOTHAM Youth Development U12, or have gained experience with another Pathway Program Provider Club. Please contact Jeff Books firstname.lastname@example.org Winter Sports Club, Director of Programs and Sports Development to check the suitability of this program for your child or to discuss an alternative program.
Maximum Age Level Enrolment
- 32 athletes
Snow Australia Registration
All athletes who participate in races (other than Interschools) will be required to be a member of Snow Australia. Families are responsible for the arrangement of their own Snow Australia membership. Please refer to the Snow Australia page for details.