Far West Masters Racing

Far West Masters thanks all participating ski areas which support ski racing and offer training opportunities and camps for masters competitors. As new training and camps are available, this page will be updated.

If you know of a resort that is not listed here please contact the Far West Masters web master.

Training and Race Camps

Note: The Far West Masters organization does not endorse any specific training program or camp. We make information available here when we are aware of training opportunities that may be of interest to our members. We support all opportunities for participation in masters ski racing!!

Race Camps

  • Mammoth Masters Race Camp - Nov. 27 - Dec. 1, 2017
    Full week program of coaching prior to the season opening SL races Dec. 2. This is a week-long camp geared towards the serious racer. The coaching staff will consist of coaches from the Mammoth Masters and junior teams. Participation is also available on a per-day basis, allowing you to choose which days you want to train if you're unable to attend for the full week. Daily schedule will be flexible and depends on conditions. See the the info flyer below or Mammoth Race Dept. web page for details or contact them by phone 760.934.0642 or email.

Training Programs

NOTE: the information here training programs for the 2018 season is the best information we currently have available; updates will be made as additional information from organizers about their 2018 programs becomes available.

  • Diamond Peak
    The Diamond Peak Masters training program offers a combination of skills development and gate training for SL and GS. Program options include weekday and full-time season participation.
  • Heavenly
    (we do not currently have any information on masters training for the 2018 season at Heavenly)
  • Mammoth Masters Team
    Full-season program with training Thu-Sun (generally 9:30-1:30, conditions permitting) starting Friday November 24, 2017 and ending Sunday, April 15, 2018. This is a top-notch program geared towards the serious racer. For details visit the Mammoth Masters information page (link below) or contact the Mammoth Race Department by phone 760.934.0642 or email RaceAdmin@mammothresorts.com.
  • Mt. Rose
    The Mount Rose Masters training program is a season-long program with dedicated Masters training on Thursday and Friday mornings, along with additional weekend training days with the U16-U21 Competition Team (when appropriate). Program members span the full range from novice through experienced racers. Daily drop-ins are welcomed at the Thu-Fri masters sessions ($50, lift not included). Masters sessions focus on training in gates and include opportunities for GS, SL, and SG. Coaches Ray Tulloch and Rees Palermo are both active Masters racers and available at races to give support and advice.
  • Northstar
    (we do not currently have any information on masters training for the 2018 season at Northstar)
  • Snow Summit Masters
    The Snow Summit Masters offer training opportunities with the Snow Summit race team. See their web site for more information.
  • Squaw Valley
    Squaw's training program for masters includes a wide range of options throughout the season, from Dec 2-April 15. Training is available 6 days a week in the full-season program, along with weekend and mid-week season options. Daily training is also offered and drop-in's are welcome! For further information visit the information page (link below) or contact the Squaw Valley Race Department at (530) 452-7188.

Note: information on training opportunities for the 2018 season is provided for all programs that we are aware of. We update this page whenever we have details, but for definitive information you should contact the area/club/race department directly.