Ages 13 - 19 / Levels Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Make the most of the cold winter months and enjoy some time on the slopes! The teen program is an engaging learning space that provides a fun and safe place to learn new skills and develop your technique.

These lessons are two hours long and include hill access for your lesson time.

Levels can be repeated to refine and consolidate skills

Teen Ski - Level Beginner

Grasp the basics and learn how to be safe on the hill before progressing to the next level. Start by learning the fundamental skills and gain confidence on beginner terrain as you learn how to control your speed and change direction. Level 1 groups aim to use the chair lift by the last lessons, but will only be used it if the skill level of the group allows.

Pre-requisites

No previous skiing experience required

Key Goals

  • Complete turns of varying size on green terrain and around obstacles
  • Build confidence on skis and feel in control in a new environment
  • Vary the size and speed of a turn
  • Control speed
  • Introduce chairlift

Equipment Required

Dress in layers so you can adjust your temperature for hill conditions and stay dry. Come wearing the following items for a successful lesson experience:

  • Buff or face covering
  • CWSAA approved Snow Sport Helmet
  • Goggles
  • Base layers made of moisture-wicking fabric
  • Winter jacket
  • Waterproof snow pants
  • Wool socks
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Neck warmer
  • Skis with metal edges and release bindings

Add-ons

Rentals

Inclusions

Hill access during less time slot

IMPORTANT – WAIVERS REQUIRED

Participation in WinSport’s Snow School Programs, Lessons, and Camps (the “Program”) is subject to completion of WinSport’s Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims, Assumption of Risks and Indemnity Agreements (the “Waivers”) by each participant or their parent/legal guardian prior to the first day of the Program. PLEASE READ THESE WAIVERS CAREFULLY! By signing, you will waive or give up certain legal rights including the right to sue for negligence, breach of contract, or breach of the Occupiers’ Liability Act or claim compensation following an accident. In the event the Waivers are not completed, participation in the Program shall not be permitted and a refund will be provided.The Waivers can be viewed and completed here

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Teen Ski - Level Intermediate

This program introduces more intermediate skills and techniques as participants learn how to ski more challenging terrain confidently while maintaining an athletic body position and demonstrating edge control.

Pre-requisites

  • Comfortably link turns
  • Ride the chairlift

Key Goals

Comfortably ski from top to bottom while carrying out various skill drills

Equipment Required

Dress in layers so you can adjust your temperature for hill conditions and stay dry. Come wearing the following items for a successful lesson experience:

  • Buff or face covering
  • CWSAA approved Snow Sport Helmet
  • Goggles
  • Base layers made of moisture-wicking fabric
  • Winter jacket
  • Waterproof snow pants
  • Wool socks
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Neck warmer
  • Skis with metal edges and release bindings

Add-ons

Rentals

Inclusions

Hill access during less time slot

IMPORTANT – WAIVERS REQUIRED

Participation in WinSport’s Snow School Programs, Lessons, and Camps (the “Program”) is subject to completion of WinSport’s Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims, Assumption of Risks and Indemnity Agreements (the “Waivers”) by each participant or their parent/legal guardian prior to the first day of the Program. PLEASE READ THESE WAIVERS CAREFULLY! By signing, you will waive or give up certain legal rights including the right to sue for negligence, breach of contract, or breach of the Occupiers’ Liability Act or claim compensation following an accident. In the event the Waivers are not completed, participation in the Program shall not be permitted and a refund will be provided.The Waivers can be viewed and completed here

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Teen Ski - Level Advanced

Refine advanced skiing skills as you ski steeper runs, reach higher speeds, and develop varied terrain techniques. Features such as small jumps, bumps, and rollers may also be introduced at this level, depending on the group's interests.

Pre-requisites

  • Ski with parallel skis on green/blue terrain
  • Comfortably ski at higher speeds
  • Able to confidently ride intermediate/chairlift terrain

Key Goals

  • Experiment with small and large radius turns
  • Refine existing carving technique
  • Learn how to tackle variable terrain at higher speeds

Equipment Required

Dress in layers so you can adjust your temperature for hill conditions and stay dry. Come wearing the following items for a successful lesson experience:

  • Buff or face covering
  • CWSAA approved Snow Sport Helmet
  • Goggles
  • Base layers made of moisture-wicking fabric
  • Winter jacket
  • Waterproof snow pants
  • Wool socks
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Neck warmer
  • Skis with metal edges and release bindings

Add-ons

Rentals

Inclusions

Hill access during less time slot

IMPORTANT – WAIVERS REQUIRED

Participation in WinSport’s Snow School Programs, Lessons, and Camps (the “Program”) is subject to completion of WinSport’s Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims, Assumption of Risks and Indemnity Agreements (the “Waivers”) by each participant or their parent/legal guardian prior to the first day of the Program. PLEASE READ THESE WAIVERS CAREFULLY! By signing, you will waive or give up certain legal rights including the right to sue for negligence, breach of contract, or breach of the Occupiers’ Liability Act or claim compensation following an accident. In the event the Waivers are not completed, participation in the Program shall not be permitted and a refund will be provided.The Waivers can be viewed and completed here

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