Alpine U-System

  • Youth system riders ready to race
  • Youth system riders ready to race

The U System is a competitive race program for skiers ages 10 to 15.  This team focuses on advanced race specific skill development, with gate training and free skiing drills as well as video analysis. Athletes must be invited to participate in this program or must have been enrolled in an equivalent program at another resort to be eligible. Our highly credentialed and experienced coaches use sophisticated training methodology and materials to provide the best training and development opportunities for our athletes. Athletes compete at the divisional, regional and national level based on ability and qualification.

Please note: U System U10 ages 7-9 is now found under Jr Development U10.

2018-19 U System
U12 Weekends & Holidays10-118:45am-2:30pmDecember 8, 2018 - April 7, 2019$3,449
U12 Friday Training Add On**10-118:45am-2:30pmDecember 8, 2018 - April 7, 2019$400
U14 Weekends & Holidays12-138:45am-2:30pmDecember 8, 2018 - April 7, 2019$3,449
U14 Full-Time12-138:45am-2:30pmDecember 8, 2018 - April 7, 2019$4,049
U16 Weekends & Holidays14-158:45am-2:30pmDecember 8, 2018 - April 7, 2019$3,819
U16 Full-Time14-158:45am-2:30pmDecember 8, 2018 - April 7, 2019$4,419

*Team fees DO NOT include a season pass. Purchase of the Ikon Pass is required.
**Friday Add On programming is available for U-System athletes. Take advantage of 13 scheduled Fridays throughout the season for more on-snow time, whether for pre competition use or just more skiing. Questions? Call 530-452-7270.

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Day of Information
Breaks and Snacks

We ski and get mileage!  However, we usually take a short break for a quick snack.  Please provide a healthy pocket snack and money for hot chocolate.

LunchMeals not included. 
Bad WeatherOur goal is to ski every day. We may have a delayed start or cancel on the odd occasion due to weather or operational challenges. This decision is made on advisement of Executive Mountain Management. Please check our website for the Daily Training Schedule or call the Ski Team office at 530-581-8249 after 7am.
Drop Off / Pick Up LocationTraining Schedule emailed by coaches weekly and posted on our webpage

Please visit our Alpine Teams website at

  1. Must purchase Ikon Pass.
  2. Team members must be independent and able to ski the entire mountain
  3. Previous racing experience is required
  4. Must have coaches recommendation
  5. Must join USSA/Far West
  6. Ineligible for Tahoe League Races