Thursday 19 December to Monday 23 December 2013
Ski 2 Racing, in association with Snowsport England and the Ski School Champoluc, are pleased to announce the launch of their Ski 2 Winter Games.
5 days of racing, training and fun for U14, U12 and U10 athletes, ending with an U14 BASS Slalom (stubbies), U14 BASS GS and a Slalom (stubbies) and GS for U12’s and U10’s. Training and racing will take place mornings and afternoons as well as some exciting floodlit night time racing.
Training: There are 3 days of training for GS, Slalom, Jumps, Combi and Speed Skiing. During training, athlete’s performance will be judged and points awarded. These points will be combined with points awarded for racing and will count towards prizes.
Racing: There will be a series of ‘fun’ races. Combi, Speed Skiing, Floodlit Cross Country and a night time dual slalom and parent’s race. Points for these races will be combined with the training points and will count towards prizes.
Sunday 22 December: U14 BASS Slalom (stubbies) U12 and U10 Slalom (stubbies)
Monday 23 December: U14 BASS GS. U12 and U10 GS
Athletes are invited to attend with either their own coaches or can train and race with Ski 2 Racing coaches or Italian Maestri. Athletes can also choose to either participate in the 5 day ‘Winter Games’ or just enter the races on the Sunday and / or Monday.
Further details to follow.
Champoluc has an excellent pre-Christmas snow record. All races (conditions permitting) will be held on the FIS homologated Del Monte piste. The finish area is at 1,980m and has excellent spectator areas and bar/restaurant facilities.
Champoluc is part of the famous Monterosa Ski Area, with 3 valleys of extensive on and off piste ski-ing. Getting there is easy, by road just 1½hrs south of Mont Blanc Tunnel or airports at either Geneva, Milan or Turin.
Contact Simon for more information.