BLIZZARD YOUTH SKI & SNOWBOARD PROGRAM (ages 8-12)

 

 

Youth Ski & Snowboard Program

 Registration is not complete until Membership is paid in full.

 

This Program is designed to help in the transition from moving out of the Mini Program into the Teens. Youth member’s lessons are 1 1/2-hour with a certified instructor and are in a supervised Free Ski group outside of their lesson.  Youth members take a 1 1/2 lesson, when Youth members are not in a lesson they are required to free ski/snowboard ski with an Adult Supervisor.  Youth will have one lesson on each trip.  Base on their ski/snowboard skills, lesson time will be 10am, or 11:30, or 2pm.  The lessons are a combination of technical exercises and teaching games designed to allow your child to develop the physical and mental skills needed to further their skiing/snowboarding ability.  Blizzard uses ten ski and seven snowboard levels, dividing skill development into the small obtainable steps needed to become a great skier or snowboarder.  The Lesson levels are based on ski and snowboarding skills not age.  We have Many students develop quickly into accomplished skiers or snowboarders, and all gain self-confidence and take pride in their skiing or snowboarding achievements.  Lessons times are 10:00 am, 11:30 am and 2:00 pm.  Lunch is at 1:00pm, Testing 3:30pm.    Levels for Youth Ski members, B, L, I, ZZ, A, R, D, Bronze, Silver, Gold.  Levels for Youth Snowboarder members, White, Yellow, Green, Blue, Black.  Bronze, Silver, and Gold.  Youth members at the B/White level, (new to skiing/snowboarding) will stay with an Instructor until they pass into the L/Yellow level.  Lessons Level B/White new to Skiing, L, I/Yellow (beginner levels), ZZ, A/Green (beginner/intermediate level), R, D/Blue, Black (intermediate level), Bronze, Silver (advanced level), Gold (expert level).  They will also enjoy associating with our supervisory staff and other members to develop relationship skills. 

Youth members when not in a lesson are required to free ski/snowboard ski with an Adult Ski Supervisor.  Youth members will check in/out at the lesson cones, Lunch is monitored but not supervised.  Youth members can eat lunch with in the Blizzards staging area at the ski area.  Youth will check in/out as they enter the lobby and when going to their lesson or free skiing.

Level specific 1 1/2-hour lessons are conducted each week.  

YOUTH” SKI & SNOWBOARD (Ages 13-17) $300.00. Online registration, click on the MEMEBRSHIP APPLICATION tab and select Online Enrolment.

Lift Tickets (not included) must be purchased through Blizzard at a discounted rate.  Equipment not included; if needed Blizzard has rental forms available at check in.

All Blizzard Instructors are Professional Certified PSIA or ASIA Instructors. Blizzards is a Gold Merit Ski and Snowboard School.

Contact Us

Registration Opens October 1st for the 2019-2020 season.

You can register on line,  by calling the Office, or in person during one of the Blizzards trips.

 

Phone: 248-677-9705 

Office Hrs: October - November M-F 7pm - 9pm

December -March M-F 6pm - 10pm, Sat 7am - 6pm, Sun 8am - 5pm

Email: Ski Kids Office Email

Blizzard  Ski  & Snowboard School
P.O. Box 631
Bloomfield Hills,  MI.  48303

Blizzard is a seasonal business; there for in our off season it may take longer than 30 days to make contact between parties