Ski Racing Program
The TDSASC ski racing program always promises to be one of the highlights of the club each year.
If you have never raced before, if you are an accomplished ski racer, or somewhere in between, you should experience the exhilaration of the challenge and accomplishment of skiing your best. All of the ski races and practices will be held on the race hill at Tahoe Donner.
2017-18 Race Chairperson is John McGregor
Race facilitators: Bob and Nancy Ellis, Nan Carnal
The 2017-2018 TDSASC race program has exciting options for all skiers at all levels from those with some experience and those who have never raced before! Come have fun and enjoy the challenge and accomplishment of skiing at your best. Our program this year includes:
The club will host a 3 day “tune up” clinic 10-12 January We will run standard skills clinics at 3 levels (low intermediate, upper intermediate, advanced) and racing clinic/s. There will be a second clinic on Feb 9 - clinic structure like the January clinics. Race clinics will be offered on 8 March prior to the Team Competition Race the following day and on 21 Mar prior to Championship Race the following day at a member’s cost of $15; guest cost will be $25. Sign up via TDSASC to reserve a spot and insure we have enough instructors. Here’s the overall Schedule all club events including clinics and race events at Tahoe Donner.
The club will hold two races at the Tahoe Donner Ski Area.
- The Team Competition Race, a team event and friendly rivalry between East TD and West TD teams is scheduled for 9 March.
- TDSASC’s Club Championship, an individual event, with awards at all ski levels plus fastest woman and man on the hill is scheduled for 22 March.
SIERRA LEAGUE RACES:
As a member club of the Sierra Council any TDSASC member can race in the joint Sierra/Singles League races. There are 8 local races (slalom, GS). Ski one or all! Races are for all levels from race novices (intermediate skiers) to experts. Click for the SIERRA LEAGUE RACE SCHEDULE Races are $30 each or buy a race pass for $125 (plus a refundable gate keeping deposit) that covers all. Download registration and Sierra League waiver forms and purchase a race pass or pay for a single race on line by clicking HERE. Email Nan or John with any questions and to indicate your interest – be part of our TDSASC race team!