FUNdamentalz- formerly known as JUMPS & BUMPS
INTRO TO FREESTYLE (AGE 5-10)
The WFSL Jumps and Bumps program is designed to introduce young skiers to all aspects of freestyle skiing. With an emphasis on maintaining a positive and fun learning environment, the athletes will learn skills such as basic terrain park use and safety, halfpipe skiing, mogul skiing, glades, parallel carving and switch skiing.
FUNdamentalz Jumps and Bumps athletes will be encouraged to participate in a competition fun day, where they will play games and compete in fun events such as best trick or longest box slide – for prizes and stickers.
Potential FUNdamentalz skiers need to be able to load the chair lift unassisted and ski blue runs comfortably in a wide parallel stance.
Patrcipants are encouraged to take an afternoon session of Snow Cats to develop strong skiing skills.
WHEN: Saturday and/or Sunday – 2 hour session
LENGTH: 8 weeks
REGISTRATION DOES NOT INCLUDE A $45 FREETSTYLE CANADA MEMBERSHIP.
You must sign up your child on the FSA webpage.
To become a member of Freestyle Canada, you need to register HERE
· All programs must be paid in full before start of sessions
· No refunds on missed classes
· If the ski area is open for operation, sessions are a go, despite weather
FREESTYLERZ DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
The WFSL Development Program is designed for skiers who have desire to build strong freestyle skills with an eye on future competitive endeavors. Strong skiing fundamentalsand a willingness to learn new progressions are a must. The Development Program maintains a general skills set, teaching all aspects of freestyle skiing such as moguls, slopestyle, halfpipe, aerials, and glade skiing, but with more advanced techniques. WFSL Development Program athletes will have the opportunity, at an additional cost, to attend trampoline, air bag training at our very own Ski Wentworth location, on snow training camps and will be encouraged to compete in all local freestyle competitions. Competition fees, CFSA membership, season pass/lift tickets are not included in the programs