U16 Snowboard Freeride – Full Time
The teamHOTHAM Full-Time Snowboard Freeride program is designed for athletes under 16 years of age, the program runs from Wednesday to Sunday each week and has 48 days of on-snow and dryland training.
teamHOTHAM Advanced Development Level Snowboard program provides 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 maximum potential. No matter if their focus is on competition at National and International Race events or simply being a competent Snowboarder 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:
- Snowboard discipline focus is on Freeride, Park, Rails, Slope Style, Big Air with exposure to or Race and SBX.
- Drills – gates & stubbies;
- Freeride discipline skill development
- Physical literacy is based on a strong base of movement skills and;
- Dryland skills (warmup and recovery).
Maximum Age Level Enrolment
- 32 athletes
Snow Australia Registration
All athletes who participate in races (other than Interschools) must be members of Snow Australia. Families are responsible for the arrangement of their own Snow Australia.
Please refer to the Snow Australia page for details.