Early Summer Training Camps: Mammoth, CA
Come train with CVA in Mammoth California where the US National Ski team does their early summer training & ski testing!
These camps will sharpen your SG/GS skills for the 2016/17 season which will be close-at-hand. The focus of these camps will be fundamentals, and gate training at a very high volume. Campers will train on snow 4 hours every day of their camp session(s).
Mammoth California offers a unique training environment with a multitude of natural and artificial terrain. The turnaround time at Mammoth is ideal for early summer SG/GS fundamental training. Mammoth offers more than just skiing, it offers great opportunity to train off the hill in the natural surroundings via hiking, mountain biking. Plus, Mammoth has plenty of facilities for recovery workouts via pool and indoor gym.
Mammoth has a world class setup with all lodging and meals provided in one great package located directly at the base of the mountain at the Mammoth Mountain Inn. Athletes will be able to wake up, warm up, eat, and train with out any transportation in the morning.
Mammoth Session 1: GS/SG Fundamentals Camp
June 5-15 | U14-U21
$2650 (Does not include airfare)
Mammoth by the numbers:
- Over 3,100 vertical feet
- Over 3,500 skiable acres
- Over 300 days of sunshine per year
- Top elevation: 11,053 feet
- Base elevation: 7,953 feet
- Average snowfall: 400 inches
- Winter season: approx. Nov. to June
CVA will have a full fleet of skis for all to test from most major ski companies. This will give all athletes an opportunity to test skis in a positive environment, and get a good sense of what works for each individual. Athletes will have the option to submit orders for next year after this testing opportunity.
Indoor SLALOM Fundamentals Camp
July 18-27 | U14-U21
$2100 (Does not include airfare)
Snowhall in Amnéville, France
Come train Slalom indoors with CVA in France where the French National Ski team does their mid-summer SL training & ski testing!
Guaranteed perfect training conditions daily, and constant temps (no weather holds)!This mid-summer camp will sharpen your SL skills and give you a great European experience.
The focus of this camp is SL fundamentals with 25-30+ runs in 4 hours of skiing each day translating into 6,500-7,000+ slalom turns in the span of 6 days on snow!
Human Performance: Afternoons will be dedicated to Human Performance educational sessions & recovery sessions within the gym & weight lifting facilities that the Snowhall offers for the camp (details bellow). Recovery sessions will consist of spinning, jogging or swimming within the facilities and the Human Performance sessions will be led by CVA staff while following CVA's Human Performance guidelines; educating athletes on how to properly condition themselves and weight lift.
The Snowhall in Amnéville (France) is a year round skiing facility, which has been developed in 2005. With the restaurant located right at the bottom of the facility. The camp and facilities also includes an olympic size swimming pool, the 'Fitnessium' which is a full size weight and fitness complex, and also access to the Thermapolis, a hot springs/Spa facility with jacuzzi, sauna & a hammam.
Amnéville is an important touristic and thermal town located in the NorthEastern side of France 2.5 hours east of Paris and 2 hours west from Frankfurt (Germany).
Skiing Arena Specs :
Length of the slope: 600mVertical drop: 92m Degree of slope: 20° to 25°
Here is a video of Julien Lizeroux (World Cup Athlete) Skiing a Slalom course at Snowhall:
Staff member & Camp organiser Sean Chatellard speaks fluent French which will make traveling and organisation on site run smoothly.
U14-U16: Andrew Willihan: 207-237-4484
U19-21 Women: Nate Jenckes: 207-237-4486
U19-21 Men: Doug Williams: 207-237-4496
Indoor Slolam Camp: Sean Chatellard: 720-244-1321