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McCall Winter Sports Club's programming is designed to develop the "whole skier and rider."  Athletes will learn all-mountain fundamentals including stance, balance, positioning and edge pressure. These are transitional skills that apply to any track the athlete chooses to pursue.  

While we strive to create lifelong skiers & riders, our greater goal is to create world-class kids through winter sports. 

Ski Development (aka Ski Devo) Programs provide a range of instruction and skill-building for skiers ages 6-12 starting with the development of fundamentals and building to cover all aspects of skiing; including mental preparation, physical training, and on-snow technique and tactics. Our goal is to facilitate growth, education and maturity in a fun, team-based atmosphere.  Athletes are encouraged to participate in one or more races or competitions.

Athletes train at Brundage Mountain and Little Ski Hill.

Alpine Race Programs provide a range of instruction and skill-building for skiers ages 6-16 starting with the development of fundamentals and building to cover all aspects of ski racing; including mental preparation, physical training, and on-snow technique and tactics. Our goal is to facilitate growth, education and maturity in a fun, team-based atmosphere.  Racers compete in the Intermountain Division of the United States Ski and Snowboard Association. 

Athletes train at Brundage Mountain and Little Ski Hill.

Alpine Race programs by age:

U8 Ski Race (ages 6 & 7)

U10 Ski Race (ages 8 & 9)

U12 Ski Race (ages 10 & 11)

U14 Ski Race (ages 12 & 13)

U16 Ski Race (ages 14 & 15)

 

Snowboard Development Program is for riders who want a fun experience and are looking to push their skills to the next level with their peers.  The focus will be on developing your riding skills and transferring those into the side country and terrain park.  This program will expose you to everything the resort has to offer. Snowboarders will ride the steeps, powder, crud, race course, trees, groomers and the park.  Local and regional USASA & IFSA competition will be an option for the athletes. 

Athletes train at Brundage Mountain and Little Ski Hill.

McCall Winter Sports Club's Big Mountain Freeski Team opens up the world of Backcountry, Big Mountain and Slopestyle skiing to athletes. Focus is on the fundamentals of skiing steeps, cliffs, chutes, jumps and rails.  Athletes will be exposed to avalanche education, backcountry travel, route-finding, winter survival, and outdoor leadership. Athletes will travel with the team to other ski areas and backcountry terrain dependent on weather and snow conditions. 

Based on coaches recommendation and athlete interest, a "COMP" team will travel to local and regional USASA & IFSA competitions. Discipline, creativity, drive and judgement are key elements of the program each and every day - and everywhere on the  mountain. Athletes will mature these characters for success with technical development of line choice, style, balance, air and fluidity. 

Air & Style is for skiers & riders, ages 10+. Athletes learn body awareness, stance & balance, timing, pivoting and edge & pressure control in the Terrain Park, under the Friday Night lights at Little Ski Hill.  

Masters & Parents Training Program is open to all adults age 18 and older, including Little Ski Hill Night League Racers! AKA - Beer League.  The MWSC Masters training program is designed to offer high-level race training to adults looking to improve their skills in the gates.  Masters participants are encouraged to participate in the Little Ski Hill Night League Races and/or travel to USSA Masters events.

Training will take place at the Little Ski Hill on Tuesday nights.