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U16 Racer Program

U16 Racer Program (AGES 14-15)   

The U16 category is very exciting. Massive growth rates, huge strength gains and a more mature ‚Äčunderstanding of the skills required make this a fun time to be a ski racer. U16 is an incredible stage of a skier’s development. More training volume is offered again by adding a fourth day per week as on-snow training opportunities. Athletes training four days a week must be physically and mentally prepared and of course must be caught up with their school studies.

Race opportunities for the 2018/2019 season is the BC Open series.  This race series consist of three day events throughout the season.  The peak events of the season are the Provincial and Canam Championships.

  • YOB: 2003-2004
  • First Day Dryland: September 10th
  • First On Snow Day: End of November

 

Rates

(ALSO SEE RACER ACCOUNT INFO BELOW)
 

PROGRAM RATES:

  • Early Bird Program fee: $2165*
  • Program Fee as of November 15: $2265*
  • **Regular ProgramDays on snow: Approx. 82

*no additional taxes (2018 Rates)

CLUB VAN & RACER ACCOUNTS (U12, U14, U16 & U18)

‚ÄčOur club has 2 vans which our head coaches use to shuttle athletes who need rides on ski training AND race days. This allows families to have their athletes attend even on days when the rest of the family may not be able to get to the hill! The cost to ride in the van will be deducted per trip from each athlete's Racer Account .

Racer Accounts are a banked fund for each racer, used for van rides and "race fees". Within the "race fees" are the lift tickets, coach expenses, entry fees among other costs.

Any funds in YOUR Racer Account which are not used during the season will be reimbursed at the end of the race season. Racer Account amounts are based on age category and will be announced at the family info meeting each fall, the amount may change year-to-year based on expected costs and fundraising income to the club. 

  • U12 ........................$900
  • U14/16/18 .......$2300

The Racer Accounts are to be paid:

  • 100% (due November 15th)
    • **online (add 3% + $1.50 for processing fee)
    • by cheque
  • OR monthly payments (due Nov 15, Dec 15, Jan 15, Feb 15, Mar 15, April 15)
    • **online (add 3% + $7.50 for processing fee)
    • post dated cheques

 

** online payments are available from the website through a specific payment form labeled "RACER ACCOUNT" (coming September 2019)

 

NOTE: Effective 2019/20 season, Raffle tickets will no longer be paid from the Racer Account. Raffle ticket costs will be pre-paid at time of registration. Selling the tickets will be the same as before, when you sell your raffle tickets, you will keep the money and only return the stubs. ALL STUBS MUST BE RETURNED! Racer Account amounts have been adjusted to accommodate this change.
 

The Registration "U16 RACERS (AGES 14-15)" is not currently available.

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