SKIING (Alpine)

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Coach

: Bella Bregar

Season

: January
2017 Season starts 01/07/2017
Practices January 7, 14, 21, 28; Winter Games January 29-31

Location

: Tussey Mountain [Opens in New Window] 341 Bear Meadows Rd, Boalsburg, PA 16827
(Tussey Mountain on Google Maps [Opens in New Window])

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Day/Time

: Sunday 9am - 1pm. Be in the locker room at 8:50 AM.

Equipment Needed

  1. Warm Winter Clothing
  2. Skis (available for rental)

Alpine skiing is a demanding sport, and athletes will benefit by being in good physical condition to compete successfully and safely. Alpine skiing requires, in addition to a basic combination of endurance and strength, a high capacity of quickness and action/reaction endurance. Through proper training, athletes improve their physical, psychological, and mental efficiency.



Events

  • 10 Meter Walk
  • Glide
  • Super Glide
  • Giant Slalom - Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced
  • Slalom - Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced
  • Super Giant Slalom (Super G) - Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced

View the complete Special Olympics Skiing Rules [Opens in New Window]