Alpine Development Team U10+ (also referred to as Devo) is for ages 8 and older who love to ski. Alpine Development (Devo) Team teaches basic all-mountain skiing skills and racing techniques with a strong FUNdamental emphasis. The Devo program is designed to introduce and refine the skills required to advance within BBSEF’s alpine and freeride programs. Coaches teach age-appropriate skill progression utilizing U.S. Ski & Snowboard’s Skills Quest training system consistent with BBSEF’s team-building philosophies.
Participants must have one winter's skiing experience, must be able to stop on their own, should be able to put on their own ski equipment. Load and ride the lift alone.
· Build confidence to ski all types of terrain.
· Introduce young skiers to a fundamental skiing progression applying both alpine and freeskiing technical skills.
· Introduce young skiers to the possibilities of snow sports competitions.
· Create strong peer relationships/group dynamics.
· Instill respect for people, places, and property
Groups ski together from 9:30a-3:00p on Saturday and/or Sunday. Lunch is parent-supervised from 11:45 am-12:45 pm. Participants choose either Saturday or Sunday for the entire season.
Throughout the season athletes will participate in the Coaches Cup Series. This series is designed to expose Devo members to the different disciplines of skiing in a friendly competition environment.
Coaches Cup Series: BBSEF Home Team programs members (Mitey Mite, Devo Team, Freeski All-Mountain and Snowboard), participate in the Coaches Cup series. For Alpine athletes, this series includes a one-day Giant Slalom, a one-day Slalom and the Coaches Cup Finale which is a four-events (SL, GS, Jump, and Bear Paw Bash on the last two weekends of the program. Awards will be given to 1st-5th, place in the Coaches Cup races with participant ribbons for all competitors. We will present Coaches Cup Overall awards, on points awarded on results at each of the Coaches Cup competitions at our end-of-season banquet.
All BBSEF Teams Dryland Training
BBSEF all-teams dryland is an opportunity for all of our BBSEF teams to get together for an hour of fun outdoor activities, reacquaint ourselves with last season’s teammates and coaches and meet new teammates and coaches. Please dress for the weather and bring a water bottle. Dates TBD. Please visit the events calendar for dates.
A Bogus Basin Season pass is required and must be purchased directly through Bogus Basin.
|Development "Devo" Team||Age Class||Days||Start/End||Daily Times||Camps||Fees|
|One Day Program||U10-U16||Saturday or Sunday||Dec. 11, Mar. 13||9:30a-3:00p||Optional add on Holiday Camp||Spring $725 June-Oct. $775 Nov.-Dec. $825|
|Additional Training Opportunities||U10-U16||Weekend Day or Wednesday Night||January 12||9:30a-3:00p 500p-7:15p||Wed, Night includes bus transportation||$500|
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