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WVBBTS Hintertux, Austria and Summer Dryland Camps



WVBBTS Hintertux, Austria Camp

Get back on snow this summer in Hintertux, Austria! The camps philosophy is to develop the individual athlete at his/her own pace and to instill the hard work ethic both technically on the slopes and athletically through daily conditioning. The camp is conducted on the Zillertal glacier, located in the Tyrol Alps, 1.5 hours southeast of Innsbruck. Hintertux is the summer training site for top World Cup skiers- Austrian, Solvenian, German, Canadian and US ski teams. Lodging is located at the 4-star Alpenhof Hotel! Off hill activities include: Mountain runs, hiking, tennis, soccer, football, swimming, mountain biking, sight-seeing visits to Innsbruck and the legendary Kitzbuhel

WVBBTS Summer Dryland Camp

The Alpine Dryland Camp focuses on the six key qualities of fitness: balance, flexibility, coordination, endurance, speed and strength. Campers, who are lead by Tom Barbeau, Waterville Valley Academy’s Director of Human Performance, will use activities such as rollerblading, swimming, ice skating and team competitions to enhance their fitness level. They will also take part in a wide variety of conditioning exercises based on the Burdenko Method of training. The camp is based out of Waterville Valley Academy. Overnight campers will lodge and dine on-campus in the dorm. Campers will have use of the facilities at the Barbeau Training Center and will use Waterville Valley’s extensive network of trails, athletic fields and the surrounding mountains for training and activities.

Locations: Hintertux, Austria and Waterville Valley, New Hampshire

Ages: Austria: U12 and older; Dryland: 10 and up

Austria Coaches: Peter Stokloza, Tom Barbeau, Phil Godwin, Matthew Found, Dave Lorrey

Dryland Coaches: Tom Barbeau, WVBBTS/SEF Director of Human Performance

Dates: Austria: June 20-July 1, 2017; Dryland: July 17-21

Cost: Austria: $3,995; Dryland: $725 Overnight, $390 Day Camp

Contact: rbell@wvbbts.org; 603-236-4246