Windham Race Factory Programs & Registration
The 2019-20 Program Offerings for the Windham Race Factory include exciting new additions. All Windham Race Factory programs are scheduled to begin on December 14th, include MLK Day (1/20), President’s Day (2/17), and will run through March 22nd. This adds four additional days to all WRF programs! In addition to the standard programs, we are offering a new “All Mountain” program for athletes U14 age and older. All registered athletes will have free access to the Columbus Day Weekend Dryland Camp.
December 14-15, 21-24, 26-31
January 4-5, 11-12, 18-20*, 25-26
February 1-2, 8-9, 15-17*, 22-23, 29
March 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22*
AdminSkiRacing will be used for all race registrations including MiniWorldCup.
1. Mini World Cup – U8, U10, U12 (Development)
YEAR OF BIRTH – U8 – 2012-13 | U10 – 2010-11 | U12 – 2008-09
Our development program - Mini World Cup - focuses on ski fundamentals and is designed to introduce young skiers to the competitive track of ski racing in a fun, age-appropriate environment. Athletes compete in four (4) races at Windham Mountain in the following disciplines: GS, Paneled SL, Stubby SL, and Kombi. Standard program day is from 9:00AM to 2:30PM.
*NEW FOR 2019-20 – Now included are the following dates: January 20th (MLK Day), February 17th (President’s Day), and March 21st and 22nd. Columbus Day Weekend Dryland Camp.
2. Alpine Competition – U10, U12, U14, U16, U19
YEAR OF BIRTH – U10 – 2010-11 | U12 – 2008-09 | U14 – 2006-07 | U16 – 2004-05 | U19 – 2001-03
All athletes are required to be a member in good standing with NYSSRA and US Ski and Snowboard.
*NEW FOR 2019-20 – Now included are the following dates: January 20th (MLK Day), February 17th (President’s Day), and March 21st and 22nd. Columbus Day Weekend Dryland Camp. Membership to Sprongo.com for training and racing video hosting and analysis.
Kandahar Track (Alpine Competition) – U10, U12
Our Kandahar Track program is designed for skiers from age 8 to 11 (U10, U12) who are interested in pursuing a more competitive track of ski racing. These athletes will be introduced to the broader world of NY State Ski racing as they compete against other local mountains in U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association sanctioned events. All athletes are required to be members of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association and NYSSRA (New York State Ski Racing Association).
Excelsior and Empire Cup Track (Alpine Competition) – U14, U16, U19
Our Excelsior and Empire Cup Track program is designed for dedicated ski racers from age 12 to 18 (U14, U16, U19) who are committed to the sport of ski racing. These groups will often have early morning training throughout the season. Midweek training through our Flex Day Training program will be available throughout the season. All athletes are required to be members of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association and NYSSRA (New York State Ski Racing Association).
3. All Mountain (NEW for 2019-2020)
All Mountain Team
The All Mountain Team is for athletes born 2002-07 who want to continue with Windham Race Factory but no longer want to be in a competitive racing program. The Team will function as a unit with an appropriate number of coaches based on registered athletes. They will have the same program dates and will have content-based programming throughout the season without the rigors of a race or gate training schedule. They have the option to participate in all MWC races if they choose to do so.
Coaches in Training – Ages 15+
Candidates must have a minimum of three (3) years of race program experience. All candidates are required to be a member in good standing with NYSSRA and US Ski and Snowboard with a “Junior Coach” membership. Candidates will receive education in current coaching techniques, race day administration, and have the opportunity to learn from the Windham Race Factory’s experienced coaches and staff. Candidates must be 15 years old by December 31st, 2019.