The Competitive (16+) AND Young Guns (U15) Teams are geared toward performance-based development of athletes competing up to the provincial level.
The program is a comprehensive 6 month training program (Oct-April) for dedicated snowboard athletes. It includes 35+ on-snow coached sessions and pre-season aerial sessions)
The head coach is the well-connected and experienced former BC Dev Team Coach and Pro Snowboarder Nic Heringa along with Pro Coach/Mt. Seymour Pro Jasper Fast
Weekly training at Mt. Seymour (Sat/Sun) prepares athletes for competition success. (Early/late season training camps may be held at Whistler/Blackcomb) Opportunities are available for travel/coaching at the Provincial Series at Big White/Whistler/Mt. Seymour. Athletes may also travel for other local regional events and rail jams.
NOTE: Team Athletes must purchase min $80 Advanced Competitor Package 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 All Mountain Pass.
PleaseNOTE: Joining any FVSC competitive team is by evaluation or invitation only - Tryout dates TBD.