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Kid's Seasonal Programs

Sunday River's SnowSports School kids' seasonal programs offer fun and productive ways for your kids to spend the winter and get better at skiing. These are non-competitive programs that focus on fun and learning. All programs run from mid-December through late March on weekends and holidays. See Program Calendar for details.

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Mini Runners

Mini Runners is for skiers age 3 to 5. We welcome all ability levels, including new skiers. This program emphasizes safety, fun, learning, and friendship while building self-confidence and a love for skiing. Mini Runners runs for morning sessions only from 9AM to 12PM. Lunch is available for an additional fee. 

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River Runners

River Runners is for kids ages 5 to 12 who already ski independently. Kids are grouped based on age and ability. This program is recreational and non-competitive with an emphasis on building self-confidence and developing all-around skiing skills. River Runners operates from 9AM to 2PM (full days) with lunch included, and 9AM to 12PM (half days) without lunch. Lunch is available on half days for an additional fee. 

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Junior Professionals

The Junior Professional Program is designed for experienced skiers ages 13 to 16 who want to improve their own abilities, interact with other teens, and learn the skills and techniques of coaching others.  Participants are taught the techniques required to join our Ski & Snowboard School as an instructor. Junior Professionals groups ski with their coaches from 9AM to 11AM and 12PM to 2PM (full days) and 9AM to 12PM (half days). Lunch is not included as part of this program but can be added for an additional fee.

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8 Peaks Program

The 8 Peaks program is for experienced skiers ages 13 to 16 years old who want to develop the technical/tactical skills to ski everything from steeps and moguls to trees and gates. If adventure is your game, this is the program for you. The 8 Peaks groups ski with their coaches from 9AM to 11AM and 12PM to 2PM (full days) and 9AM to 12PM (half days). Lunch is not included as part of this program but is available for an additional fee. 

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Gould Academy Competition Program

The Gould Academy Competition Program is a partnership program between Sunday River and Gould Academy. It is designed for advanced skiers and snowboarders with a desire to improve and compete in alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, or snowboarding. GACP strives to teach young athletes ages 7  to 19 the skills to improve and the motivation to fuel their desire to become the best.  This program is designed for skiers and riders who have the ability to ski or ride the mountain and the desire to compete.  GACP provides small coach-to-athlete ratios in all three disciplines: Alpine, Freestyle, and Snowboarding. 

 

Resources: 

2017/18 Seasonal Program Calendar

2017/18 GACP Weekend Calendar

2017/18 Seasonal Registration Form

2017-18 Seasonal Program Pricing Thru 10/9/17 After 10/9/17
Mini Runners $899 $999
River Runners $1149 $1249
Junior Professional  $1149 $1249
8 Peaks Program $1149 $1249
Gould Academy Competition Program $1399 $1499


2017-18 application and release of liability coming soon.