December 12, 2020 – February 20, 2021
Sunlight Winter Sports Club’s skimo team is a junior ski mountaineering team for athletes ages 12 and older based out of Sunlight Mountain Resort. The team provides a way for young athletes to experience ski mountaineering and skimo racing, while learning important safety skills and how to travel efficiently in the mountains. All participants should be comfortable skiing black runs in all conditions. For those new, to the sport of skimo we focus on technique and establishing endurance. For those interested in the competitive racing aspect of skimo we will provide specific race training focused on endurance, race preparation, and fueling for this demanding sport. Mostly we are about human-powered fun.
All volunteers and coaches are registered with US Ski and Snowboard, undergo background screening, and are trained and tested in the USOC SafeSport program.
Start: Dec. 12 or the first weekend the area opens.
Jan.: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30,
Feb.: 6, 13, and 20.