Alpine Skiing

If you love a challenge and being outdoors, come join our alpine ski team!  We practice two days a week, and offer both dryland and on-snow training.  We accommodate beginner, novice, intermediate and advanced skiers.  Most importantly, we train hard, but we ALWAYS have FUN!

Coordinator:

Clare Colleli – ccolleli@dembojones.com

Training Times & Locations:

On Snow Training

Some Sundays, 8:30am – 2:00pm, Whitetail Ski Resort, Mercersburg, PA

Dryland Training

Some Sundays, 9:00am – 10:15, Centennial Lake, Ellicott City
Thursdays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Cedar Lane School, Fulton

Practice Overview:

On Snow: Training on hills appropriate for each individual skill level; race gate training.
Dryland: We run mock ski courses; cardio, exercise and stretches.

Alpine Ski Team Practice

Centennial Park, 10000 Clarksville Pike (Main/South), Ellicott City, MD 21042

Alpine Ski Team Practice

Centennial Park, 10000 Clarksville Pike (Main/South), Ellicott City, MD 21042

Requirements:

  • Athletes must be at least 13 years old.
  • Athletes must have already had 2 beginner lessons.
  • Athletes must have a parent or caretaker at all on-snow practices and competitions (no skiing required!).

Equipment:

  • SOHO will cover the cost of ski/boot rental, or you can use your own skis, boots, and poles.
  • Helmets and goggles mandatory.

Uniforms:

  • Ski jackets provided for on-snow training and competition.
  • Athletes should provide all other clothing associated with the sport (long underwear, ski socks, fleece jacket, ski gloves, and ski pants).

Competition

Winter Games is a three day event (Sunday, Monday & Tuesday) at the end of February at Whitetail Ski Resort.

Volunteer Roles:

  • We utilize both skiing and non-skiing volunteers.
  • Volunteers are welcome to become Unified Partners in competition.