West Mountain Racing Program OpportunitiesUpdated Wednesday October 30, 2019 by West Mountain.
West Mountain Racing invites you to join the team! Programs offered include: Alpine, and Intro to Racing!
WMR's Alpine Team trains on-snow beginning weekends in November at Whiteface until West opens in December and training continues until March/April. Off-season camps, big mountain skiing, and summer and fall dryland training is also offered. Team details are listed here!
Please make sure to read all the WMR Program documents before registering for the WMR programs and email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Pricing and additional program information on menu to the left.
West Mountain Racing (Alpine) -- Academy-like training (5-6 days of training a week), travel and race tuning at reasonable rates. WMR welcomes FIS, USSA and HS Ski Team athletes to join our program. Rates and privledges apply to all members. We also offer our Intro to Race 6-week program for those interested in learning the basics of racing.
For pricing and to find your athlete's U level, click here. We have a no refund policy.
WMR Race Team Full Membership 2019/2020
West Mountain Race Team Full Membership is a competitive race program that travels (travel commitment varies per age group). Membership to the WMR Race Team includes a race team coat, (only guaranteed if registered by Early Bird cut-off date), a Full Privilege Race Season Pass, locker space in our Race Building, Christmas and February Break training and Dryland Training in the summer and fall!
WMR Midweek Membership 2019/2020
West Mountain Racing's Midweek ONLY Membership includes Midweek Training Only, a Midweek Race Season Pass, Christmas and February Break midweek training, and fall dryland training.
West Mountain Racing's Weekend ONLY Membership 2019/2020 (open to out of area athletes)
West Mountain Racing's Weekend Only Membership (open to out of area athletes) includes Saturday and Sunday Training Only (8:30am-3:30pm), a Weekend Only Race Pass, and December and February Break Week Camps. If they race under WMR they quality for a team coat.
WMR's Friday Club (New in 2020!)
WMR's Friday Club meets Jan 10, 17, 24, 31 & Feb 7, 14, 28 Friday Club is open to any USSA and high school racers (U10-U19) from out of the area who can sneak out of school for a Friday of intensive gate training.
INCLUDES: COST: $875/winter or $150/day • Fridays as listed above from 9:30-4:00 pm. • SL or GS Training (announced the week prior) • Friday lift tickets.
Must Purchase a Full Program Membership before registering for Core. The Core Program is customized for each U14, U16, U19 and FIS advanced racer who is also registered as a West Mountain Race Team Full Member. These athletes are looking to advance to post season competition and beyond. WMR reserves the right to limit participation. Core meets Tuesday-Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm. They can also do a double session and train with the team from 6 -8 pm if desired on those days. Core athletes also can train with the team Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30 am-3:30pm. Homework space is available in our Race Building.
Intro To Racing Program is a fun, non-competitive, non-travel ski race program for ALL MOUNTAIN SKIERS (ages 6-14) who are ready to be challenged by all types of terrain and snow conditions. They must be able to ski all terrain also be able to ride the lift alone. The program begins Saturday, January 4, 2020 and meets on Tuesdays from 6-8 pm and Saturdays from 9am-2pm and runs for 6 consecutive weeks. Registrants are also invited to participate in WMR's Mini Cup Fun Race on Thursday during February Break Week.
Race coaches will help your child develop the proper fundamental movements, skills and race tactics, and will introduce the students to gate training in a fun learning environment.
This program meets on Tuesdays from 6pm-8pm and on Saturdays 9am-2pm and includes a 6- week program pass that is valid Tuesdays from 6-9 pm and Saturdays from 9am-4pm during the program. Program passes will be collected on the last day of the program. The program does not include lunch on Saturdays. Intro kids can participate in all the fun races at West with West Mountain Racing. If your child has a season pass, please email email@example.com to register for the program. The price is $400 for Non-Full Season Pass Holders and $375 for Full Season Pass Holders.
Intro To Racing 4 Day Camp is a fun, non-competitive program for ALL MOUNTAIN SKIERS (ages 6-14) who are ready to be challenged by all types of terrain and snow conditions. Participants must be able to ride the lift alone and ski comfortably on all terrain. Race coaches will help your child develop the proper fundamental movements, skills and tactics that are used by the world’s best skiers, and will introduce the students to gate training in a fun learning environment. This program meets during President’s Week (February Break) Monday through Thursday from 9am-2 pm and includes a daily lift ticket. This program does not include lunch and space is limited. If your child has a season pass, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for the program. The price is $250 for Non-Full Season Pass Holders and $225 for Full Season Pass Holders
*******WMR Code of Conduct--All athletes must adhere to WMR's Code of Conduct. Athletes who do not follow the Code may be removed from training, travel or possibly the team. If an athlete is removed from the team for a major Code of Conduct violation, a refund will not be given.
*******Volunteer Service -- All WMR full program families are required to work two WMR full-day race events per family during the season. For the 2019/2020 season, We will require a payment of $200 at the beginning of the season if you do not want to volunteer. If families do not volunteer for two full-days of races during the season, we will issue you a bill for $200 at the end of the season. If a parent would like to serve on our race crew (10 or more races), you receive a full season pass. Please email email@example.com if you are interested in race crew. We also encourage all full program familiies to help with all the West Mountain School's fundraising events as WMS supports WMR with program scholarships, safety equipment and supplies that helps keep program fees more affordable for everyone.
POST SEASON TRAVEL
Travel, coaching and support for USSA and USASA post-season travel must be provided by the parent at a rate per coach of $116 per day, $.55 per mile, cost of coaches’ hotel room and $20 per diem food allowance and arranged through and with the coach.
MEMBERSHIP HAS ITS PRIVLEGES
Race Building -Full Members are provided space in the race building to store a backpack during the season in the Race Building. The race building is for full member athletes only as space in the building is limited due to the growing number of athletes in the program.
Team Uniform--Full Members of WMR are provided a team jacket, if registered before April 30th, as part of their program fees, which are sponsored by Whiteman Chevrolet and other businesses. The team jackets are to be worn during training, competition and on the podium, This gives our sponsors as well as our team great brand exposure.
Team Tuning Punchcard at West Mountain Sports--Fuil WMR members can purchase a 5 punch tuning punch card at West Mountain Sports!