For Immediate Release
Snowbasin Resort to launch the “All Stars” Development Ski Program
Snowbasin Resort and the Ogden Valley Ski Team are proud to announce the new “Snowbasin Resort All Stars” developmental ski program for young athletes ages 7 to 12 years old. This 14 week program will be run by Snowbasin Resort’s Snow Sports department under the direction of Ogden Valley Ski Team coaches paralleling its standards with the United States skiing snowboarding association development system. “This program will not only help children develop confidence and increase on-mountain skill it encourages them to be physically active.” said Gordon Perry Director of the Ogden Valley Ski Team. John Loomis, Snowbasin Resort’s General Manager adds, “We want to give children the opportunity to improve skills and enjoy learning to race in a fun, team environment.”
The all-day program for skiers will take place every Saturday starting December 13th, 2014. Each Skier will be matched with a coach and a group for the entire season. Parents and young athletes will be able to sign up in person at Snowbasin Resort weekends between 10 am and 6 pm in the Grizzly Center or on Snowbasin.com. Gordon Perry concludes, “If you have a young skier that is interested in taking their skills to the next level and attaining whatever goal they may have including being an Olympic skier this is an awesome opportunity for them.” For more information please visit www.snowbasin.com or call (801) 620-1000.
About Snowbasin Resort
Snowbasin Resort, SKI Magazine’s number one resort for lifts and top four for customer service and on-mountain food, is located less than 35 miles North of Salt Lake City. It has one of the easiest drives from Salt Lake International Airport as well as quick access to the Park City Area and Downtown Ogden. With 3,000 skiable acres and 3,000 vertical feet, Snowbasin Resort is best known for wide-open bowls, gladed runs, manicured groomers, powder stashes days after a storm, seven terrain parks, and excellent service. Snowbasin Resort has world-class snowmaking and one of the most advanced lift systems in the West. Enjoy award-winning cuisine including mountaintop dining with spectacular views and magnificent day lodges. Discover why Snowbasin Resort is consistently recognized as one of the best family resorts in North America!
About Ogden Valley Ski Team / Ogden Valley Winter Sports Foundation
The Ogden Valley Ski Team, sponsored by the Ogden Valley Winter Sports Foundation, provides a fun and challenging way for young men and women to improve their skiing, and to develop the skills and discipline that will provide lifelong enjoyment of an active outdoor lifestyle. The OVST is home to over 150 Northern Utah athletes aged 6 to 18 who train and race locally and across the Western United States - competing against some of the top junior skiers in the nation.
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If you need more information or have any questions please contact Gordon Perry OVWSF Program Director at email@example.com