Alpine & FReestlye
Introductory

ALPINE & FREESTYLE
Introductory Program
U8, U10, U12

SOAR INTO BSF AT BRIDGER BOWL

Intro to Alpine racing & Freestyle skiing
for intermediate skiers

1 DAY A WEEK

January 14 - March 5, 2023
Your choice: Saturdays or Sundays

9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Bridger Bowl

$590

Age: must be a minimum of 6 years by January 1, 2023. Recommended oldest age: 11 (but we're flexible)

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2 DAYS A WEEK

January 14 - March 5, 2023
Saturdays & Sundays

9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Bridger Bowl

$815

Age: must be a minimum of 6 years by January 1, 2023. Recommended oldest age: 11 (but we're flexible)

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NORDIC INTRO

BSF highly encourages all young skiers to explore both Alpine and Nordic skiing. You learn important skills in both that transfer over. Join the BSF Nordic Intro program, with  after-school sessions in downtown Bozeman or Saturdays at Crosscut.

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REGISTRATION

Registration opens for all Intro programs at Noon on September 8, 2022. Stay tuned for more info. These programs fill quickly. We recommend signing up for our mailing list so you don't miss information.

BEFORE YOU REGISTER: 
1. Please be sure that your child has the necessary skills
for this program and that you understand our new refund policy.

2. Everyone will need to create a NEW account this year. (Our software got a major overhaul.) If you plan on registering multiple children and would like a single payment plan for the entire family, you must add all their programs to your cart before you checkout. (We do not have the ability to edit payment plans after the fact.) Invoices over $1500 are eligible for payment plans. See "payment options" below for full details.
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Note: In order to register for a BSF program, you must have a current BSF 2022-23 annual membership. You can add your membership to your cart during registration.

2022-23 Important dates

September 8 - Noon: Registration opens for all BSF Intro Programs

October 14: Scholarship deadline

November TBA: Virtual Parent Info Meeting for the Intro Program, 6:30 p.m.

January 14 - March 5: Intro Program

March 4 & 5: Jamboree at Bridger Bowl

SKILLS NEEDED

The Intro programs for Freestyle & Alpine have a minimum skills requirement. Please be certain your child meets this. (see video below) We do not provide refunds after December 1, and you will not get a refund if your child is unable to ski with us due to not meeting the minimum skill level.

REQUIRED

Already has some formal or informal instruction
Skis parallel.  
No wedges/snowplows.
Comfortable skiing up to mid-mountain terrain blue runs (i.e. Pierre's Knob, Alpine and Powder Park lifts - see map)
Able to ski with poles, hands in front.
Loads/unloads chairlifts independently and safely.
Can carry, put on, and take off equipment independently.

ABOUT THE TEAMS

WHAT WE DO

REGISTRATION OPTIONS

IMPORTANT INFO

DAILY SCHEDULE

ALPINE OR FREESTYLE?

COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS

ADDITIONAL COSTS

LUNCH

PAYMENT PLANS

SCHOLARSHIPS

TEAM COMMUNICATIONS

VOLUNTEER HOURS

EQUIPMENT & THINGS YOU NEED

COLD WEATHER POLICY

Health Concerns

FUN RACES

GROUPS

PARENT & ATHLETE RESOURCES

WHAT's AFTER INTRO?

LONG TERM ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT PLAN

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Contact Us

Feel free to contact us throughout the season at (406) 587-2445 or via email.

LaRue Seitz-Dattori

BSF Alpine Co-Director
larue.seitz@bridgerskifoundation.og   

Mike Papke
BSF Freestyle Program Director
mike.papke@bridgerskifoundation.org

Kamie Morgan Cochran
BSF Alpine & Freestyle Introductory Program Director
ysl@bridgerskifoundation.org