Ski Race Programme

Alpine Race Training is back at Porters! Spots are limited, we would like to provide a fun and exciting opportunity to ten local young talents to learn about ski racing competition. Improving their skiing abilities whilst learning the fundamentals of Alpine Ski Racing. With a professionally trained race coach, we will provide a safe learning environment for ski training, racing and recreational skiing. Encouraging a strong work ethic and skill development, with emphasis on the athlete’s performance, not results. Our aim is creating a lifelong love for the sport and become a recognised racing force within the Craigieburn Range.

What’s included?

  • 30 days in total.
  • 5-hour lessons per day (weather dependent)
  • Early start from 8:00 AM when possible (weather dependent)
  • Gate training with timing gear
  • Free ski training
  • Video analysis
  • Freeride aspect included.
  • Free registration for Porters school races
  • Ski tuning deals at Porters workshop

 

What’s Excluded?

  • Accommodation & Meals (see further below)
  • Lift passes
  • Entries to any recognised races (please contact snowsports@skiporters.co.nz )
  • Coaching in any recognised races (please contact snowsports@skiporters.co.nz )

 

FIS licence

  • Personal equipment purchase

 

When?

  • Midweek days during school holidays
  • Friday/Sat/Sun after school holidays

 

Requirements

  • 6 – 16 years old
  • Must be comfortable skiing on any kind of lift.
  • Must be comfortable skiing the entire mountain.
  • Helmet and goggles.
  • Race suit (optional)
  • SL protection gear (optional).

 

Price: $3500 

Secure your spot with a $500 deposit here. 

Terms & Conditions

  • Injuries/cancellations during the course -> No Refunds
  • Must buy lift pass to join lessons. No lift pass, no lesson
  • Arriving late means you missed the lesson.
  • Closed/weather days -> back up days will be communicated/indoor technique video analysis days. No credit for next year.
  • Does not include Rentals or Lift Pass. Must be purchased separately.
  • Minimum of 4 people needed. Cancelled and refunded otherwise.
  • Deposit of $500 required to secure your spot. Full payment to be made by 30th May, 2024.