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Portillo, Chile Youth Race Camp U12 & U14

http://www.skiportillo.com/en/

Romed Baumann of the Austrian Ski Team training at Portillo, Chile in August 2012.

Overview: Ski Portillo’s race camp is perfect for junior racers traveling with their families to Portillo for vacation and looking to gain some extra skills and time on Portillo’s excellent snow in the off-season. Whether you are just getting a taste for racing or you have more racing experience, Portillo’s camp is a great place to improve skills before the season starts; at the same time enjoy a family vacation in one of the most unique and family-friendly ski destinations. Along with the camaraderie and the support of a small group environment, participants will be coached by Portillo’s elite ski school team. 2 sessions per day Slalom and GS Fundamentals Speed Training/Jumping Skills-Quest Training Goal Setting Video Analysis Dryland Activities Big mountain / Freeskiing/ Low coach to athlete ratio Cultural experience in South America.

Get a jump on the ski season and train where the world’s best skiers have been for over 50 years! The slopes of Portillo Chile have been home to the world’ s greatest ski racing athletes since 1966. Join some of the best and most recognized coaches in the US, while we put your young skier through the same drills on the same terrain that give athletes like Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shiffrin and Ted Ligety a leg up on the competition.

Our camp, ideal for all level of racers, is an intensive/holistic program designed to improve skills, gain confidence, learn tactical approaches to varying situations, and make new life-long relationships.

Location: Portillo, Chile (Hotel Ski Portillo)

Ages: U12 and U14 age groups

Coaches: Robin Barnes, Michael Rogan, Simon Marsh, James Winfield

Dates: July 21 – 28 & July 28 – Aug. 4

Cost: $1700 for each Saturday to Saturday camp

** Campers must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian Not included Lodging package, airfare, and transfers. Packages start at $1900 USD per person in the Octagon Lodge. Ski Week packages include seven-night accommodations, four meals daily, up to eight days lift tickets, and access to all the hotels’ facilities. All activities are weather-dependent. All participants must sign up in advance.

Contact: escuela@skiportillo.com; 1-800-829-5325