Ages 7 – 12 as of December 31, 2016 (born in 2004 – 2009)
The Q33 program provides skiers with a comprehensive understanding of the Snow Stars skill program by maximizing days on snow with the long term development plan established by the governing sport body, Alpine Canada Alpin (ACA). *Child must be able to load the lift on their own, and be able to ski all terrain.
– Children ski with their group from 9am – 3:00 pm.
– This includes a 45 minute lunch (children return to their parents).
– The program includes Christmas, End of season and Spring, multiple day camps.
– The placement of these consecutive days is to maximize skill development.
– Free ski days at Lake Louise and Sunshine – maximize all round skill development
– The program runs on BOTH Saturday AND Sundays
– Kids will participate in house Cookie Cup Races, and 1-2 away races.
– Volunteering at least 1 home race and 6 hours per child
Program Dates for all BVQ programs listed on link below:
Away Races: Sunshine Invitational Jan 28/29 (TBC), Castle Terrain Race March 18/19
Program Cost: $1881
Additional Costs include:
– Alberta Alpine Athlete registration – $95-$105(per athlete)
– Family membership with the Banff Alpine Racers and Alberta Alpine Ski Association – $150 (per family)
– Racer account required for Q33 to cover race and dryland costs $400
Pass Recommendation: Ski Norquay Pass, Ski Big 3 – depending on Family ski days (Please note lift pass and equipment costs are NOT included in program pricing)