Monthly Archives: December 2011

Xmas Camp updates, and Saturday training for Kitzbuhel Group

Hi Everyone– Well despite the lack of real winter like weather, things are going pretty darn well. The kids have been working very hard and conditions at the Skiway — while not ideal — have provided opportunities for all sorts … Continue reading

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Friday at the Skiway

So, the people have spoken and the allegiance to the Skiway (or the convenience factor) is overwhelming.  So we’ll plan on skiing out the cobwebs on Friday at the Skiway. We’ll break up into groups and try to work on … Continue reading

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Primary Groups

As we start out the season we plan to divide the Mountain Race Team into two smaller “teams” who will work with sets of primary coaches.  Most days the teams will then break up into small groups of between 5 … Continue reading

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Friday, December 23

Wow, vacation is almost upon us. Hopefully cold and snow will follow soon. For Friday we had originally planned to go someplace other than the Skiway, to help people get their ski legs in order, and in general have a … Continue reading

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Skiing Sunday December 18 at Bretton Woods

OK so mother nature is not being our best friend right now but we need to get on snow. The Skiway has made snow down most of Howie Chivers but still has a few gaps they need to infill. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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No Skiway This Weekend

Yikes….weather just isn’t cooperating. The Skiway is not an option for this weekend. They are now focusing on opening before the Holiday Break. Matt Purcell is searching high and low for good options for us this weekend. At the ski … Continue reading

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Skiing the Weekend of December 17-18

Hi all– Right now we are in a bit of holding pattern. The Skiway is now hoping to open on Sunday (it had been Saturday, until earlier this morning). Mostly likely we will plan for training on Sunday (either the … Continue reading

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Race Entries for Mountain Race Skiers (J6, J5, J4)

We expect most if, not all, MRT kids to have their first race of the year at the Cote Open at Ragged Mountain on January 14. And it is one of the few races this year, that we will need … Continue reading

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Skiing at Loon Sunday morning December 11.

Ford Sayre will be skiing bright and early at Loon on Sunday. Matt Purcell will collect ticket money on Sunday morning at 7:45am (or earlier), so F.S. can be on lift to get the best snow. Special F.S. ticket prices … Continue reading

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Please do a snow (or at least cold) dance this weekend! (Dec 3-4)

Given that trail counts have going the wrong way with the warm weather, “dryland” conditions are sub-optimal, and families are running around in multiple directions, we have decided to not to schedule skiing or dryland this weekend. Please take advantage … Continue reading

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