Ski & Snowboard X-Team
The Buck Hill X-Team is for skiers and snowboarders age 7 to 18 who want to improve their skills, experience, and other aspects of the sport. Our emphasis is on fun, teamwork, and achieving individual goals, not to mention clean air, good tricks, and a nice carve.
Winter X-Team Informational Meeting:
Saturday October 12, 5:00 p.m. in the Ski School.
All riders and parents are encouraged to attend the pre-season meeting at which we will answer questions and accept registrations. Registration will remain open beyond that date until the team is full.
The X-Team base package includes 1 dry land training, 13 practice sessions and 4 competitions.
Saturday Practice: 9am – 12pm
Sunday Competitions: 8:30am-3pm
Tuesday Night Hot Laps includes an additional 11 practice sessions that focus on getting in a lot of mileage along with strategic coaching.
Tuesday Hot Lap Session: 5pm-7pm
December 3, 10, 17, January 7, 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 18, 25
Thursday Night Skills Camp is the where we break down park skills to the basics. Thursday nights are all about quality not quantity.
Thursday Night Skills Camp 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
December 5, 12, 19, January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20, 27
Team members must be at least 7 years old and not over 18. Age groups are determined by the skier’s age as of Sept. 1, 2019 and do not change throughout the season even if the racer has a birthday.
Skiers and snowboarders must be able to control their speed on more difficult terrain.
Participants must be able to ride the rope tow in the terrain park.
WINTER SEASON SCHEDULE
|Saturday, Nov. 9||Dryland||Buck Hill||10am-12pm|
|Saturday, Nov. 30||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Dec. 7||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Dec. 14||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Dec. 21||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Jan. 4||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Jan. 11||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Sunday, Jan. 12||Competition||Afton Alps||8:30am|
|Saturday, Jan. 18||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Jan. 25||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Sunday, Jan. 26||Competition||Welch Village||8:30am|
|Saturday, Feb. 1||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Feb. 8||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Sunday, Feb. 9||Skier/Boarder-x||Trollhaugen||8:30am|
|Saturday, Feb. 15||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Feb. 22||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Saturday, Feb. 29||Practice||Buck Hill||9am-12pm|
|Sunday, March 1||CHAMPIONSHIPS||Wild Mountain||8:30am|
|Sunday, March 8||Team Box Jam||Buck Hill||1:00pm|
HOT LAP TUESDAY NIGHTS • 5PM - 7PM
Optional training sessions: December 3, 10, 17, January 7, 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 18, 25
THURSDAY NIGHT SKILLS CAMP • 5PM - 7PM
Optional training sessions: December 5,
12, 19, January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20, 27