Holiday Prep Camp - 2017 to be held at Mont Ripley in Hancock, Michigan. Mont Ripley owned/operated by Michigan Tech University is the site of this camp. Mont Ripley offers challenging terrain and an annual average snowfall of over 250 inches.
The dates of the camp are December 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 2017
1 to 5 days of training are available at $45.00 per each day (does not include lift ticket) . Skiers both male and female ages 9 to college are welcome to attend regardless of their affiliation. Detailed daily schedule sent upon registration.
This 5 day camp is operated by Mont Ripley Racing Team and Bob Vial head coach of the Mont Ripley Racing Team. Bob has 47 years of ski racing experience and is a Level 500 "International" certified coach with the U.S. Ski Coaches Association.
Schedule of the camp is to start Friday, December 22 at 3:30 p.m. with Slalom training. The 5 days will consist of 2 1/2 to 5 hours of on-hill training, the camp will cover the modern day approach to Giant Slalom and Slalom ski racing. Giving each camper an opportunity to practice tactics and technique, along with proper starts. All will be done with video for athlete review with coaches.
The "coaching only" cost for camp is $45.00 per each day.
Lift tickets can be purchased at Mont Ripley chalet. Ticket cost are;
2 days = $TBA and 1 day = $TBA
*Lunch purchase available at the Mont Ripley cafeteria.