Alpine LASAR | Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation
Age: 6 to 11
Fee: $200 (includes coaching and Rotarun Mountain season pass) OR $150 for children who already have a season pass to Rotarun.
- The LASAR program does not qualify for the multiple team discount offering and is not eligible for need-based financial aid except on an individual case by case basis.
Training Schedule: Rotarun Mountain, Croy Canyon Hailey. The program runs every Wednesday and Friday 3:30-5:30 p.m. after school for seven weeks starting Wednesday, January 11th and continuing through Friday, February 24th.
The SVSEF LASAR program is a developmental ski program located at Rotarun Ski Mountain in Croy Canyon, Hailey. Learn-to-Alpine-Ski-And-Race (LASAR) is a program which teaches children of all levels of ability ages 6 to 11 the joys of skiing. The objectives for the program include improving their skiing technique through progressed turning, balance, and body positioning, ski racing skills, self-confidence and the ability to work in groups with professional instructors and coaches.
The SVSEF LASAR program is staffed with experienced, professional coaches who utilize the SVSEF Athlete Teaching System to deliver an exceptional experience on skis.
- Learn to Ski and make friends along the way
- Instill respect for people, places, and property
- Instill young skiers with a fundamental skiing base
- Build confidence to ski all types of terrain and turn shape
- Introduction to improving skills by skiing around obstacles (gates)
- Games on Skis
Athletes must be enrolled in the 1st grade in the Fall of 2016.
- Athletes must be willing to learn, and have fun doing it!
- Athletes should be able to participate on both Wednesday & Friday January & February
- Athletes should be able to ride the poma lift
- A USSA Youth membership license is required; purchase the general membership for only $15. Visit USSA.org to purchase your child’s USSA membership. USSA provides SVSEF with insurance coverage – membership is required by all participants