2017-2018 Ski Season Events and Activities
|Sun Nov 12th, 2:00-5:00pm||USSA Region 2 Fitness Assessment||The Fitness Assessment is a great place for athletes to come together in one venue to test their fitness level in all of the key areas||DeForest High School Gym 815 Jefferson St, DeForest WI, 53532|
|Sat Nov 18th to Friday Nov 24th||Parks Vail Thanksgiving Camp||A great way to get a head start on the ski season||Loveland, CO Vail, CO|
|Sat Dec 2nd to Sun Dec 3rd||PARKS Brule Camp||Our first team camp that helps athletes prepare for the season||Ski Brule, Iron River, MI|
|Mon Dec 4th||First Practice||Our first home hill practice pending weather. Please keep checking our website, facebook, and email communication streams for up to date information||Sunburst Kewaskum, WI|
|TBD||Parks Ski Team Picture||
Sunburst Kewaskum, WI
|Fri Night Dec 22nd to Sat Dec 23rd||USSA Sunburst Race w/ Metro Cup||Metro Cup is a race series that consists of 4 days of racing for athletes under 12 years of age as of Dec 31st, designed for younger racers looking at testing their skills against other USSA athletes in our region. Metro Cup race is Saturday only||Sunburst Kewaskum, WI|
|Sat Dec 30th to Sun Dec 31st||USSA Mont Ripley Race||U14 Scoring Opportunity||Mont Ripley Ski Area, Hancock, MI|
|Fri Jan 12th to Sun Jan 14th||USSA Shelly Glover Race||U16 Qualifier||Marquette Mountain, Marquette, MI|
|Fri Jan 26th to Sun Jan 28th||USSA Speed Project/Race||Speed Speed and more Speed with a race included||Indianhead Mountain, Wakefield, MI|
|Sat Feb 3rd to Sun Feb 4th||PARKS Marquette Camp||Our second team camp open to all athletes||Marquette Mountain, Marquette, MI|
|Sat Feb 10th to Sun Feb 11th||USSA Chestnut Mountain Race w/ Metro Cup||U14 Scoring Opporutnity, Metro Cup race is on Sunday only||Chestnut Mountain, Galena, IL|
|Fri Feb 23rd to Sun Feb 25th||USSA Bob Hosking Race Region 2, 3, 4||U16 Qualifier||Marquette Mountain, Marquette, MI|
|Sat Mar 3rd to Sun Mar 4th||USSA Tyrol Basin Race w/ Metro Cup||Metro Cup race is on Sunday only||Tyrol Basin, Mt Horeb, WI|
|Mon Mar 5th to Sun Mar 11th||USSA U16 Rocky/Central Championships||Time to put all the hard work to the test!||Winter Park Resort, Winter Park, Co|
|Wed Mar 14th to Sun Mar 18th||USSA U14 Rocky/Central Championships||Time to put all the hard work to the test!||Steamboat Ski Resort, Steamboat Springs, CO|
|Sat Mar 17th to Sun Mar 18th||USSA Ski Brule Central Finale Race||Open to ALL Athletes U14 and under||Ski Brule, Iron River, MI|
|LATE FEBRUARY / EARLY MARCH||WJR Banquet and Awards Ceremony||Big trophies!||Alpine Valley|
|Annual Parks End of Season Banquet and Club Meeting||
Dinner, raffle, awards, etc.
|Nov 12||Region 2 USSA Physical Assessment||Deforest High School|
|Nov 18-24||Park's Annual Thanksgiving Colorado Camp||Loveland & Vail Co|
|Dec 2-3||Parks Ski Team Regional Camp #1||Ski Brule|
|Dec 4||First Practice Night||Sunburst|
|Jan 7||Parks Ski Team Regional Camp #2||TBD|
|Jan 26, 27, 28||USSA Central Speed Camp||Indianhead|
|Feb 3-4||Parks Ski Team Regional Camp||Marquette|
|Mar ??||Last Practice Night - when Sunburst closes||Sunburst|
Parks Thanksgiving Camp Registration Package Sunday, November 18th, 2018--Friday,
We are partnering with SWAT this year for our Thanksgiving Camp:
Dates: Camp starts on Sunday 11-18 and goes thru Friday 11-23, 6 days of training
All of our training and free skiing will be done at Loveland ski area.
The first two days we will be directed free skiing drills in GS and Slalom.
We will have training lanes for 4 days; [2 hours minimum on the lane each day] we will have directed skiing before or after our lane time.
· The price for camp is $1000.00; covers lift tickets, coaching and lane fees.
o This does not include housing, food or transportation.
o There is a free shuttle from the Basin to the Valley where our lanes are.
o A down payment fee of $500.00 will be due on October 1st. With the 2nd [final] payment due
For those interested have them send an email as soon as possible to: email@example.com with the SUBJECT as Colorado Training Camp.
WJR Racing Schedule - 2017-2018 Season
GS (U8-U12 9-12:30 / U14-U18 12:30-2:30)
|Jan 27||GS||Holy Hill|
|Feb||GS||MAD -Tyrol Basin|
|Feb 10||SL||Little Switz|
|Mar 3&4||Lacrosse Spring Fling||Mt. LaCrosse|
1 - All regular season WJR events are supported by Parks coaches and included in Parks WJR fee (lift ticket purchase is required)
2 - Event supported by Parks coaches and included in Parks WJR fee (additional fee paid to WIJARA and lift ticket purchase are required)
Parents of athletes are required to volunteer for at least 2 positions each ski season (per family). Please visit the Volunteers page to sign up.
USSA Racing 2017-2018 Schedule Includes Metro Cup dates
|Dec 2-3||USSA Skills Central Project||Granite Peak|
|Dec 22-23||Sunburst race||Sunburst|
|Dec 23||Metro cup||Sunburst|
|Dec 28-29||Central Ripley GS/SQ Project||Mont Ripley|
|Dec 30-31||Mont Ripley Race||Mont Ripley|
Shelly Glover Memorial Race - U16 Qualifier.
Indianhead Speed Project/Race
|Feb 10-11||Chestnut Mountain Race||Chestnut|
|Feb 11||Metro Cup||Chestnut|
Central Speed camp 2
|Feb 23,24,25||Central U14/U16 Championships||Marquette Mountain|
|Mar 3-4||Tyrol Basin Race||Tyrol Basin|
|Mar 4||Metro Cup||Tyrol Basin|
|Mar 8-11||U16 Rocky/Central Junior Championships -||Winter Park, CO|
|Mar 14-18||U14 Rocky/Central Junior Championships -||Steamboat, CO|
|March 17-18||U8/10/12/14 Brule Central Finale||Ski Brule|
1 - Event supported by Parks coaches and included in Parks USSA fee
2 - Event supported by Parks coaches and included in Parks USSA U14/16 Speed Camp/Marquette Championship fee
3 - Event supported by Parks coaches and included in Parks WJR fee (additional event fee paid to USSA and lift ticket purchase are required)
4 - Event supported by Parks coaches and included in Parks Colorado Championship fee
5 - Event supported by Parks coaches and included in Metro cup enterers
* - Parks may have additional events for Parks USSA team only for preperation for certain events