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 adult coaches on Sundays, January 10 through February 28. Jan 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 7, 21, 28. NO TRAINING FEB 14. Championships is an optional, additional day, March 6 & 7 at Beaver Creek. Skiers are instructed in freeskiing and 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. This is not a learn to ski program for kids who have not skied before. Requirements: Ski pass, skis, boots, poles, appropriate clothing, glove, helmet, googles, and a mask. Edades 6-12. El enfoque está en desarrollar carreras fundamentales de esquí en un ambiente divertido con entrenadores voluntarios con experiencia.