The Comp (Competition) Team focus is geared toward performance-based development of athletes competing up to the provincial level.
The Comp Team program is a comprehensive 6 month training program (Oct-April) for dedicated snowboard athletes. It includes 35+ on-snow coached sessions and pre-season coached aerial (trampoline) sessions.
The head coach is the well-connected and experienced former BC Dev Team Coach and Pro Snowboarder Nic Heringa.
Weekly training at Mt. Seymour (Sat/Sun) and Friday nights (optional) at Hemlock Valley prepares athletes for competition success. (Early/late season camp training may be held at Whistler/Blackcomb ) Opportunities are available for travel/coaching at the Provincial Series at Big White. Athletes may also travel for other local regional events and rail jams.
NOTE: Comp Team Athletes must purchase min $80 Advanced Competitor Package (min) and SAIP (insurance) to compete in the Provincial Series (6 comps). *FIS is recommended for any athlete 13 and over to obtain points for Canada ranking and to qualify for the CanWest Pass.
NOTE: Joining the Comp is by evaluation or invitation only - Tryout dates TBD. Ask about the Affiliate Program.