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Portillo, Chile Youth Race Camp U12 & U14


Keeley Kelleher shreds the weekly giant slalom race at Portillo, Chile on August 30, 2012.

Overview: Get a jump on the ski season and train where the world’s best skiers have been meeting up in Portillo, for the last 50 years! The slopes of Portillo Chile have been home to the world’ s greatest snow sliding athletes since 1966. Join some of the best and most recognized coaches in the US, while we put your young skier th rough the same drills on the same terrain that give athletes like Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shi_rin and Ted Ligety a leg up on the competition.Ski Portillo’s race camp if perfect for junior racers travelling with their families to Portillo for vacation and looking to gain some extra skills and time on Portillo 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 learn more and 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 as well as guest experts. Our camp, ideal for intermediate to advanced skiers, is an intensive/holistic program designed to improve skills, gain confidence, learn tactical approaches to varying situations, and make new life-long relationships. 2 sessions per day Slalom and GS Fundamentals Speed Training/Jumping Skills-Quest Training Goal Setting Video Analysis Dryland Training Big mountain / Free skiing Low coach to athlete ratio Cultural experience in South America.

Locations: Portillo, Chile

Ages: U12 and U14 age groups

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

Dates: July 22-29 and July 29 – Aug 5, 2017

Cost: $1,500 USD for each Saturday to Saturday camp

*When you book both weeks of camp in the Hotel Portillo or Octagon Lodge receive 20% discount on your ski week package.

** 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: rebecca@skiportillo.com ; 1-800-829-5325