The Red Mountain Alpine Academy provides an exceptional skiing and training program and an individual Athlete Advancement Plan in a competitive, emotionally and physically healthy atmosphere that will help each athlete mature and reach his or her maximum potential as a skier and young adult.
Red Mountain and Rossland are steeped in skiing history, tradition, and culture. The Red Mountain Alpine Academy takes this passion one step further and strives to lay down a strong academic and athletic foundation allowing the student/athlete the opportunity to explore their fullest potential; pursuing their passion while enhancing their education!
The Red Mountain Alpine Academy Advantage:
Ski and train up to 5 days a week at Red Mountain Resort with the Red Mountain Racers, historically the most successful racing club in North America. Red Mountain’s terrain and snow conditions combined with professional athletic programming, give young athletes an outstanding opportunity to reach their full skiing potential.The addition of the new Legacy Training Center @ RED Mountain Resort extends the ski training season and gives athletes the added advantage they need to succeed.
- Ski and train up to 5 days a week on some of the most challenging mountain terrain
- Learn in an award winning school – flexible and integrated with your sport
- Live in Rossland – Canada’s Alpine City – 5 minutes away from Red Mountain Resort
- Ski Red Mountain Resort’s 880 m (2900’) of vertical and 7.6 m (25’) annual snowfall
Racers will be carefully evaluated and selected for training groups, coaches and races that will maximize their ski racing development. Racers will be able to qualify for competition at the Inter Club, Zone, Provincial/State, National and International levels.
Our 10 month program is designed for those athletes that have a clearly defined passion for ski racing. The program incorporates a specific and dedicated dryland training component in preparation for success on snow. The complete dryland program also includes injury prevention physiotherapy aspects, nutrition sessions and meal planning, mental training and more.
Program Duration: 10 month – September-June 5 month – November 15th-April 15th
Sample Winter Schedule:
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When you join the Red Mountain Racers Alpine Academy you will be a member of the most successful alpine ski club in North America.
Red Mountain Racers have won 2 Olympic Gold Medals, 1 Olympic Silver Medal, 2 World Cup Overall Titles, 27 World Cup Medals and 1 World Junior Championship Gold Medal. 38 of its alumni have raced for either the Canadian or US National Ski Teams and 13 have raced at the Olympics. The club has also hosted 2 World Cups and 27 National Championships. We know racing and we know what it takes to win.