OV Mighty Mites
Mighty Mites develop strong fundamental skills & learn to be part of a team.
|Ability Level:||High Beginner|
|Age Range: ||5-9|
|Offered: ||Weekends & Holidays / Wednesdays & Thursdays / Friday Add-On|
The Mighty Mites primary goals are to help young skiers develop strong fundamental skills, learn to be part of a team, gain a joy and passion for skiing in a fun, safe and challenging team environment. Our experienced coaches focus on skill acquisition, knowledge of the skier’s responsibility code and safe skiing, respect for the mountain, and having fun. Each coach is specially trained to provide a safe, fun learning environment for all levels. Mighty Mites can expect to learn mountain safety and experience our Olympic legacy. Each Mighty Mite will gain a solid foundation that will empower them to continue on to the U10 Jr Development, Development or Big Mountain program proud of their skill achievements and help attain a lifelong love of skiing.
Registration is FULL for the 21-22 Season for all Mighty Mites programs.
Call 530-452-7270 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. DRIVN subscription required for Training and Communication, after registration please review the confirmation email for directions to access DRIVN.
|Mighty Mites Program||Weekend & Holiday||Wednesday & Thursday||Friday Add-On|
|Dates||11 Dec 2021 - 3 April 2022||5 Jan 2022 - 24 March 2022||7 Jan 2022 - 25 March 2022|
|Schedule*||8:45am-1:30pm||1:15-4pm||9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm|
|Offered Training||Weekends + Holidays||Wednesday & Thursdays (non-holiday)||Friday (non-holiday)|
*Training Calendar linked below.
|Mighty Mites Expectations|
|Pass||Must purchase Ikon Pass. Ikon Base Pass may conflict with team dates.|
|Age||Must be 5-9 as of Dec 31, 2021.|
|Equipment||Skis: 1 pair carving-style skis nose high; owned or seasonal lease (no rentals); in good condition.|
Boots: Must be properly fitted (size/flex) and in excellent working order
Poles: Required at the appropriate level - communicated by the manager.
Protection: Helmet & goggles required.
|Schedule||Team calendar linked below for general reference only and may change due to conditions. Final communications will come through DRIVN application.|
|Participation||Athletes are expected to participate in 65% or more of the offered training.|
|Annual Training Plan||We ski & get mileage!|
75-90% coached/directed freeskiing.
10-20% coached drills.
5-10% intro to training runs (gate training).
|Pick Up / Drop Off||Tree at base of Exhibition lift.|
Children may not be dropped off before 8:30am or after 8:45am.
|Break/Snack||A hearty snack will be provided for Weekend & Holiday team, included in program pricing.|
|Events||Weekend & Holiday Mighty Mites will have fun races and a Big Air scheduled. Subject to change due to weather & conditions.|
|Communication||Parents must maintain an active account with DRIVN; After registration review the confirmation email for directions to access DRIVN.|
|Challenging Weather||Our goal is to ski every calendared Team day. Teams are delayed or canceled on occasion due to weather & operations. Team schedule adjustments will be communicated through DRIVN as information is readily available.|
|Mighty Mites Pricing||Weekend & Holiday||Wednesday/Thursday||Friday Add-On|
|Pass||PASS NOT INCLUDED. Must purchase an Ikon Pass. Ikon Base pass conflicts with team dates.|
PASS NOT INCLUDED. Must purchase an Ikon Pass.
|PASS NOT INCLUDED. Must purchase an Ikon Pass. Must also be registered for Wednesday/Thursday or Weekend & Holiday program.|
|Team Uniform||Purchase of Team Uniform is required. After registration review the confirmation email for directions to purchase.||Purchase of Team Uniform is required. After registration review the confirmation email for directions to purchase.|
|Program Placement||Participants may be required to switch to a more appropriate program, if available, at the discretion of the Team Manager.||Participants may be required to switch to a more appropriate program, if available, at the discretion of the Team Manager.||Participants may be required to switch to a more appropriate program, if available, at the discretion of the Team Manager.|
|Resort Charge||Resort Charge is required on every Athlete's pass. Sign up.||Resort Charge is required on every Athlete's pass. Sign up.||Resort Charge is required on every Athlete's pass. Sign up.|