Skill: Ability to comfortably ski intermediate trails and capable of getting on/off ski lifts independently
Youth Ski League
Skill:Athletes who seek continued technical instruction in both free skiing and race training.
Introduction to local scored racing.
Skill: This program is perfect for younger athletes who want to ski the whole mountain while still learning and developing their technique.
5 Groups: U10, U12, U14, U16, U19
Skill: Competitive race-oriented program with emphasis on advanced skills and race tactics with USSA certified coaches.
Ability to qualify for regional postseason.
About Skylands Ski Club
As a member of the NJ Ski Racing Association (NJSRA), the mission of Mountain Creek Racing and the Skylands Ski Club is to provide alpine athletes the opportunity to reach their full athletic and competitive potential in a fun and supportive environment, achieved through, and enhanced by a sharing passion for the lifelong sport of skiing while promoting sportsmanship, team spirit, and camaraderie.
Our organization helps in the following ways:
* Financially support coach training seminars, race equipment, and race day activities
* Support our coaches with pre-post season expenses when coaching our racers regionally
* Identify out-of-state races and coaches
* Represent racers and their families to make sure that the program delivers its mission, core values, and vision
* Organizing volunteer support for MC hosted USSA races as gatekeepers, hand-timers, and certain officials
* Organizing pre-post season training in VT or NY
* Coordinate winter season activities at MC such as snow tubing, family fun race, and potluck dinner
* Coordinate post season activities such as swimming, hiking, and picnic events
Avg # volunteers needed per race
Avg # MC racers making postseason
% Families participating in pre/post events
% Money used to support our racers
Events & Activities
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Skylands Ski Club is looking into organizing U16 & U19 athletes to compete at Bellearye for an out-of-state race on January 20th. We are surveying Skylands members to gauge U16/U19 racers’ interest in attending Bellearye GS race on January 20th. Read more about Bellearye Out-of-State Race – Jan 20th[…]
Welcome to the new Skylands Ski Club website!! Our aim was a cleaner, more modern site packed with valuable information for racers and their families. We would appreciate any feedback using our contact form.
There will be a meeting of all USSA parents on Sunday Jan. 7 at 9am in the South Race Room. Come hear from Lucas Masi and Skylands Board Members about plans for the upcoming season and get your questions answered. Read more about Parents Meeting – January 7th @ 9am[…]
Holiday race training camp for all USSA athletes will take place Dec. 26-29 at Mountain Creek South. Stay tuned for an email from Mountain Creek Racing with details and equipment needs.
2017 Pre-season Ski Trip Killington, VT December 9-10, 2017 Annual Pre-Season Trip to Killington Mountain, VT When: Friday, Dec. 8 to Sunday, Dec. 10, 2016 Lodging: Mendon Mountainview Lodge, 5654 Route 4, Mendon, VT 05751-4431. Phone: (802) 773-4311 Reservations: Call Read more about 2017 Pre-Season Trip – Killington, VT[…]