U.S. Elite Camps
Address: U.S. Elite Camps, Inc. P.O. Box 1512 Manchester Center, VT. 05255
Overview: U.S. Elite Camp takes pride in offering a high-level ski training program with a focus elite level training, professional coaching, safe activities, and a true team atmosphere. In Mt. Hood, campers enjoy the best summer training in North America on the Palmer Glacier. Athletes explore the breathtaking beauty of the Pacific Northwest when off hill and stay in a safe camp setting nestled among fields and trails of the Mt Hood wilderness.
This action-packed camp is ideal for experienced ski racers, aged 10-18 (U12-U19), who love being a part of a motivated, professional team that offers a true elite level on hill program that will give them a jump on the competition.
On hill, athletes train with supportive professional coaches in Slalom and GS free skiing, drill courses and full training courses. Training groups are based on age class and ability, as well as catering to individual learning styles, ensuring a successful camp for everyone. All training courses are age appropriate and in line with current rules and standards. The afternoons are fun, team based activities, where campers can choose from rock climbing, yoga, adventure, field games, etc.
Compared with other ski camps, we spend less time hanging out during ‘free time’ and focus on fun, fitness and adventure. We strive to offer the best all-round summer ski camp available, and prioritize 24-hour supervision and safety. Parents can access our online Camp Diary at any time, and rely on our all-inclusive tuition fee, with no hidden costs. For those traveling from the northeastern region we offer staff chaperoned group flight from Boston/Hartford area and the New York area to Portland.
A few of our notable alumni included; Warner Nickerson-World Cup athlete and all around super-star, Nick Krause-Current U.S. ‘C’ Team athlete.
Some of our Professional Coaching Staff:
David A. Edry- Stratton Winter Sports Club, Head Coach
John Borwick- Berkshire School, Head Coach
Todd Whitney- Burke Mountain, Program Director
Steve Coltman- Stratton Winter Sports Club, U14 Coach
Bruce Bedell- Ski Roundtop, Head FIS Coach
Harriet DeVerry- Stratton Winter Sports Club, Head U10 Coach
Kevin Dale- Stratton Winter Sports Club, U14 Coach
Rick McCowan- Wachusett Race Team Head, U16 Coach
Camp locations: Mt Hood, Oregon (Summer Camp Sessions)
Copper, Colorado (Thanksgiving Camp)
Stratton, Vermont (December Holiday)
Activities: GS and SL ski race training, rock climbing, field games, hiking, white water rafting, mountain biking, yoga.
Mt Hood, OR.
Session 1: June 25-July 5, 2018 Ages 9-18 (day or boarding campers)
Session 2: June 25-July 10, 2018 Ages 10-18 (day or boarding campers)
Thanksgiving: Nov. 17-24, 2018 Ages 8-18 (day or boarding campers)
Holiday GS Camp: Dec 19-21, 2018 Ages 10-18 (day campers only)
Mt Hood, OR. From $195/day
Copper, CO. From $305/day
Stratton, VT. From $575