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Training for Adult Ski Racers in Michigan

Boyne Mountain

Jan 3. Training is available again this year, with details on on the Boyne web site. A mixture of N. Boyne and Super Bowl, similar to previous years, with Coaches Rob Reader and Janie Guilliani (Gary Konzsa is out for a while due to injury). Training is available on non-race weekends, and the three Fridays before race weekends.

  • $55 - Single Training Session
  • $442 - Ten Training Sessions

The schedule is on the Boyne web site here. However, it's a good idea to check with Boyne Mountain Snowsports Academy to confirm what (SL or GS) and where (N. Boyne or Super Bowl).  Direct line: 231.549.6056 or through operator: 800.GOBOYNE or snowsports1@boynemountain.com

Mt. Brighton (East Vail, the one that actually has snow)

Jan 3. There will again be race training for adults this season at Mt Brighton Tuesday and Thursday nights, run by the XLR8 racing program. Jan 10 – Mar 2 (8 weeks – weather permitting).

Sessions will consist of some warm-up drills and gate time.

Giant Slalom Training: Tuesdays 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Slalom Training: Thursdays 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, coaching by MACC Alumnus Matt Griffin.

Cost: $40/session, or all 8 SL for $305,or all 8 GS for $305, or all 16 sessions for $455.

Register in person at the Ski School desk.

For more information, see the adult racing page: http://skixlr8.com/programs/adult/

If you know of alpine race training programs that are available for adult skiers in the Michigan area, please contact Mike Sayers to post the information.