Junior DTeam Ski Racing

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.  

D-Team Announcements

Registration is now available for the 2015/16 season!  Register Now!

For all important information and updates with the D-Team visit the official D-Team Blog

2015 D-Team Picnic - Sunday, Sept. 27th at 12pm. Details on the D-Team Blog!

2015/16 D-Team Information

Saturday Program

Coaching Fee - $375 until Nov. 15; $395 after Nov. 15th; Register Now!
Includes: 11 weeks of coaching, 7 practice days and 4 races.

Saturday Practice Schedule: 9:30am - 2:30pm; break 11:30 - 12:30
Practice Dates: Dec. 12, 19; Jan. 2, 9, 16, 30; Feb. 13
Race Schedule: Jan. 23 @ Wild Mt, Feb. 6 @ Afton Alps, Feb. 20 @ Trollhaugen, 
Championship Race March 5 @ Welch Village.

Sunday Program

Coaching Fee - $350 until Nov. 15; $375 after Nov. 15th; Register Now!
Includes: 11 weeks of coaching, 7 practice days and 4 races

Sunday Practice Schedule: 12pm - 4pm; break 2-2:30pm
Practice Dates: Dec. 13, 20; Jan. 3, 10, 17, 31; Feb. 14
Race Schedule: Jan. 24 @ Trollhaugen, Feb. 7 @ Afton Alps, Feb. 21 @ Buck Hill, Championship Race March 6 @ Welch Village.

extra training?

Extra race training options on weeknights as well as race camps will now be coordinated through our new Race Academy!  CLICK HERE to see the Race Academy Training Options.

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

Registration for the 2015/16 DTeam will be available in mid September.



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