Team Angel Fire is a local organization working in conjunction with Angel Fire Resort – Ski & Snowboard School. Our Mission is to provide ski and snowboard instruction, coaching and competition management to the youth of the Moreno Valley. Our goal is to promote a high level of skiing and snowboarding and to help each Team Member achieve the highest level possible.

2016-17 Season Information

Team Angel Fire FAQ

How much does it cost?

Depending on the program the tuition cost ranges from $375 for Beginners up to $750 for competitive athletes. See program details below for specific program costs.

What does the tuition pay for?

  • Quality coaching from 8:50 am - 3:00 pm. Instructing athletes on the basics to competitive skills & techniques.
  • Team Angel Fire jacket for the season.
  • Hot chocolate breaks.
  • Ability to purchase athlete season pass from Angel Fire Resort for $99.00
  • Coaching at venue competitions.

How do I register?

  • Download the Registration Form, Power of Attorney & Liability Form. Power of Attorney form needs to be notarized.
  • Fill out the forms and mail them with a check to : Team Angel Fire, PO Box 864, Angel Fire, NM 87710.
  • We will accept checks and credit cards at Registration meetings.

What do I need to provide?

  • Skis/snowboards, helmets, gloves, ski/snowboard boots. Athlete should be ready to ski/snowboard when they arrive.
  • Athlete should be dressed for the winter weather. While the Team Jacket provides warmth, athletes should have multiple base layers to ensure they can handle the temps at the summit. We highly recommend fleece and wool base layers.
  • Lunch, drink in small back pack and snacks in the Team jacket pockets.
  • Parents should bring athlete(s) to the base of the Chili Express by 8:50 am & pickup children at 3:00pm at the same place.

What days are the team sessions?

Most Ski Team sessions occur on Friday & Saturday. The Friday sessions follow the local school calendar, for example, if your athlete has school on a Friday, the session will be pushed to Saturday. You can specify which day you would like your athlete to attend when registering. Competitive groups are constrained by the coaches and can occur on Sunday. See details below for specific programs.

When does it start?

Beginners and Advanced Beginners start on Jan 2nd. All other programs start on Dec 11th. See calendars below.

What are the times for a typical session day?

Sessions run from 8:50 am - 3:00 pm. Parents should bring your athlete(s) to the base of the Chili Express by 8:50 am & pickup at 3:00 pm.

Programs

Program Ages Cost Start & End Date Calendar
Beginner Ski & Snowboard Never ever skied/boarded or only a handful of times. 6 + (Snowboard recommend 80+ lbs) $375 Fridays / Saturdays Dependent on school schedule
Dec 16th, 2016 - Mar 3rd, 2017 (see calendar)10 sessions
Advanced Beginner Ski & Snowboard Has completed Beginner program. 6 + (Snowboard recommend 80+ lbs) $375 Fridays / Saturdays Dependent on school schedule
Dec 16th, 2016 - Mar 3rd, 2017 (see calendar)10 sessions
Intermediate Ski & Snowboard Working on parallel skiing. Snowboard : Linking turns, riding switch. 6 + (Snowboard recommend 80+ lbs) $440 Friday : Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 4th, 2017
Saturday: Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 5th, 201712 sessions
Advanced Ski & Snowboard Can ski in parallel stance working on carving technique & moguls. Snowboard working on carving on steep and learning mogul technique. 6 + (Snowboard recommend 80+ lbs) $440 Friday : Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 10th, 2017
Saturday: Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 11th, 201712 sessions
Freestyle Ski & Snowboard 2 day Advanced Ski Freestyle technique. 6 + $750 Most Fri, Sat & Sun: Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 19th, 2017 - dependent on school schedule & competitions35 sessions
Ski Advanced Carving Technique & Intro to Race 1 day Introduction to advanced carving & balance drills, line & turn shape. Gates & course inspection. Opportunity for competition at Fun & USSA races. 6 + $500 Saturdays : Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 11th 2017
Alpine USSA Ski Race 2 day Competition at Fun & USSA Races. Execute consistent linked carved turns, line & turn shape. Refine event specific technique & tactical skills. 6 + $775 Saturday & Sundays : Dec 10th, 2016 - Mar 27th, 2017 & half days during Xmas break.