The Buddy Werner program is designed for skiers aged 6 to 12 years who want to develop ski-skills in a fun, kid-oriented program designed to give children an exposure to alpine ski racing. Participants meet in small groups with volunteer adult coaches on Saturdays, January 7 through March 5. For 2017, Sunlight will host the BW State Championships will be Sunday, March 5. Skiers are instructed in the basics of ski racing and team participation with an emphasis on learning slalom, giant slalom, and SkillsQuest under close supervision by experienced coaches and parents who are accomplished skiers. Requires work deposit.