Alpine U14 and U16 Age Class Part-Time | YOB 2005-2008

With the development of this restructured part-time U14 and U16 Age Class program, we look forward to cultivating a team environment with dedicated part-time program coaches.

A USSA alpine membership will be required to race in Age Class Opens.

Informational meetings will be conducted prior to the first Golden Peak training day for parents to meet staff, learn the training and race calendar, and understand details of their child’s program.

Regular Season On-Snow Dates:  November 27, 2020 to March 28, 2021

Training Days: Three times per week

  • Friday afternoons
  • Saturday & Sunday all day

Note: Daily training times are dependent on training space availability.

Athletic Calendar:  Available here.

Video: Video is provided at varying times throughout the season.

Goal Setting: The Alpine U14 and U16 Age Class Part-Time team  will meet as a group to discuss the concept of goal setting and be asked to set individual goals via a goal sheet provided to the group for review in a subsequent team setting.


  • Mid-season and end-of-season evaluations will be conducted
  • Sports Med: Injury assessment only

Technical Services Support: available as an additional option (not included in program fees). Learn more >

Head Coach: Ryan Sappenfield

Skill development remains a top priority at this stage of the SSCV alpine pipeline. We believe that enjoying the sport to the fullest is key to remaining engaged. Progressing and experiencing the rewards that come from smart, focused training is the key to long-term enjoyment.

Program Fees:

Non-Resident Fee: $7,690

Colorado Resident Fee: $6,730

Plus $100 Membership Fee

See Terms & Conditions for more information on the SSCV financial policy, pricing and volunteer requirements.

To inquire about available financial aid, click here.

Volunteer Point Requirement: You are required to complete the following volunteer points: 100 points

**If your family has more than one athlete, your points will be that of the athlete with the higher balance**

**Contributions of $5,000 or more on an unrestricted basis to SSCV’s Annual Campaign make the volunteer commitment optional. If a family does not complete all of its volunteer obligations during the period from May 1, 2020 through April 30, 2021 they will be required to pay an amount to SSCV by May 30, 2021 equal to 20% of the program fees for each child enrolled at SSCV for the 2020-2021 season.

Uniform program for part-time athletes: Part-time athletes are strongly encouraged to take part in our uniform program. To purchase an alpine uniform, click here and navigate to Ski and Snowboard Club Vail in the USSA Certified Clubs dropdown at the top of the page. Use password sscvstore2020. If you have an Alpine uniform from the 2018/2019 or 2019/2020 season, in lieu of opting to purchase a new Alpine uniform you may want to continue to wear the uniform you purchased in one of these prior seasons.

**SSCV Program Fees include only regular season on-snow training at Vail and Beaver Creek (and for snowboard, freeski park and pipe and big mountain athletes at SSCV Summit County training areas and for Nordic athletes within the Vail Valley) and regular season strength and conditioning in the Vail Valley. SSCV Program Fees exclude all other fees and charges, such as but not limited to the following: early season and late season training and transportation fees and charges, all camps, all ski passes and lift tickets at all mountains, all competition entry fees, all travel, room and board charges, all governing body and association fees, all coach expenses during travel, all van fees (other than in state van fees back and forth to training or competition) and all team jackets and apparel.