54°48° / 62°
nbkn
BASE
0"
SURFACE
Closed
NEW
0"
MAKING
No

Announcements

The annual D-Team Picnic will take place on Sunday, Sept. 25th at noon. If you are a current D-Team family or if you are new to D-Team and would like more information about the program please join us.  Please bring a side dish to share as well as comfortable clothes for hiking or biking.  There will be a brief information meeting about D-team at 1:30pm.  Join us and meet other D-Team families and the coaches.  If you have any questions about the picnic, Email us! 

Alpine Ski Racing D-Team Program

The Welch Village D-Team is a ski development program which provides a junior racing venue to develop the skiing skills of each athlete.  Welch Village is part of the Midwest Sports Development League (MSDL).  The program emphasizes safety, enjoyment, fun, and learning at all times. 

Any skier can join the Welch Village D-team as long as they fit the age and ability requirements.  Athletes need to be between the ages of 6-17, age is determined by birthdate on Sept. 1st.  All athletes must be strong intermediate skiers and must be able to ride the chairlift without the assistance of an adult. All athletes are required to wear helmets & goggels at all times.

Program consists of 7 training days at Welch Village and 4 races, 3 of which take place at other ski areas in the area. 

Saturday Program

Coaching Fee - $350 until Nov. 15th; $375 after Nov. 15th.  Click here for Online Registration
Includes: 11 weeks of coaching, 7 practice days and 4 races. 

Practice days are available on the below Saturdays listed only. Saturday athletes cannot practice on Sundays. Coaching fee does not include the costs of a season pass or lift tickets for away races. 

Saturday Practice Schedule: 9:30am - 2:30pm; break 11:30 - 12:30
Practice Dates: Dec. 10, 17; Jan. 7, 14, 28; Feb. 11, 18
Race Schedule: Jan. 21 @ Welch Village; Feb. 4 @ Welch Village; Feb. 25 @ Buck Hill; Mar. 4 @ Mt. Kato

Sunday Program

Coaching Fee - $350 until Nov. 15th; $375 after Nov. 15th.  Click here for Online Registration.
Includes: 11 weeks of coaching, 7 practice days and 4 races.  

Practice days are available on the listed Sundays below only.  Sunday athletes cannot practice in the Saturday program.  Coaching fee does not include the costs of a season pass or lift tickets for away races. 

Sunday Practice Schedule: 12pm - 4pm; break 2-2:30pm
Practice Dates: Dec. 11, 18; Jan. 8, 15, 29; Feb. 12, 19
Race Schedule: Jan. 22 @ Welch Village; Feb. 5 @ Welch Village; Feb. 26th @ Wild Mountain; March 5th@ Afton Alps


Thursday Night Training

Information coming soon! .  


If you have a question about Junior Dteam racing, please contact Peter Zotalis via email at peter@welchvillage.com


Announcements

The annual D-Team Picnic will take place on Sunday, Sept. 25th at noon. If you are a current D-Team family or if you are new to D-Team and would like more information about the program please join us.  Please bring a side dish to share as well as comfortable clothes for hiking or biking.  There will be a brief information meeting about D-team at 1:30pm.  Join us and meet other D-Team families and the coaches.  If you have any questions about the picnic, Email us! 


New! Welch Village Freestyle D-Team

We are excited to announce that Welch Village will again be offering a Freestyle D-Team in 2016/17! The Welch Village D-Team is a snowboard and twin-tip development program which provides a team & competitive venue to develop the free style skills of each athlete.  Welch Village is part of the Midwest Sports Development League (MSDL).  The program emphasizes safety, enjoyment, fun, and learning at all times.  

Any skier or snowboarder can join the Welch Village D-team as long as they fit the age and ability requirements.  Athletes need to be between the ages of 6-17, age is determined by birthdate on Sept. 1st.  All athletes must be strong intermediate skiers/riders and must be able to ride the chairlift and rope tow without the assistance of an adult. All athletes are required to wear helmets & goggles at all times.  

Program consists of 7 training days at Welch Village and 4 competitions at other local ski areas.  All practice sessions will be held in the Welch Village terrain park. 

Coaching Fee: $325 until Nov. 15th; $350 after Nov. 15th.  Register Now in our Online Store! 

Practice Schedule

The team will practice on Sundays only from noon-4pm on the following dates:  December 11 and 18; January 8, 15, and 29; February 12, 19

Competition Schedule

There are 4 competitions that our team will participate in during the season, all of which are at other local ski areas.  For each competition, each athlete is required to purchase a lift ticket at the host ski area.  Competitions include both slope-style and big air events with judges.

2016/17 schedule: Jan. 22 @ Buck Hill; Feb. 5th @ Trollhaugen; Feb. 26th @ Wild Mountain; March 5th @ Afton Alps.  

If you have any questions about the Welch Village Free-Style D-Team Program, please email our head coach Tony Seyffer! 






 

 

Office Hours Monday - Thursday
9am to 3pm
Office Hours Friday
9am to Noon
Winter, Mon-Thu
10am to 9pm
Winter, Fri-Sat
9am to 10pm
Winter, Sunday
9am to 9pm

Upcoming Events

  • Bakkelyka Brew
    Bakkelyka Brew
    Saturday, Oct. 1st

    30 local breweries, 3 bands, food trucks, and more! Details coming soon...

    Click HERE to purchase tickets online and save!

  • Ski and Snowboard Swap & Sale
    Ski and Snowboard Swap & Sale
    Save the Dates: Sept. 30 and Oct. 1st.
    Get great deals on discounted new ski & snowboard gear from Wayne's Ski Shop and Tyrol Ski Shop.  Also sell your used gear.  More details coming soon!