The Team Afton ShinDig!

Join Team Afton for the official opening of the new ski season!


October 14th, 2017 (NOT the 15th!)
1:00-3:00 Parent Orientation & Athlete Nature Hike;
3-4:30 ShinDig (a social picnicky thing)

LOCATION: The LZ chalet & Yurt – at the base of chair 8 (go east past the main chalet). Hey, there’s even indoor plumbing!

USSA Officials Training – 
For ALL Parents, 1:00 – 2:15 (The LZ/Yurt)
Parents are encouraged to learn about USSA racing and volunteer positions, especially parents of younger racers (U14, U12, U10, U8)! AAAC VP Jim Bollback will conduct the USSA Officials Training Level One Introductory Course, a great introduction to USSA racing.

USSA Orientation –
For ALL Parents, 2:15 – 3:00 (The LZ/Yurt)
Want to learn more about Team Afton USSA? Thinking of your Rising Star? Team Afton’s Board President, Dory Anderson, and Coach Tony Olin will present an overview of USSA, Team Afton, the AAAC (Club) and the different training and racing opportunities for your athlete. One-on-one discussion to follow.

Nature Hike (sort of an easy dryland) –
Athletes, 1:15 – 3:00 (The LZ)
Bring good shoes and exercise clothes, water. Our coaches will lead you on a nice Nature Hike in and around Afton Alps. It’ll be easy, fun, and educational!

Family Picnic (the ShinDig!) – 
Everyone, 3:00 – 4:30 (The LZ)
Enjoy a BBQ picnic and treats at the LZ with our Team Afton community. It's POTLUCK! so bring a salad, fruit, soup, chili, dessert, etc.; we'll provide refreshments and dogs!

Questions? Email us at:
Register a new ski racing season! New to Team Afton? Thinking about USSA, Rising Stars, ARC? Freestyle? Introduce yourself at the ShinDig – we’d love to meet you!

Got some equipment you'd like to move on to the next generation? Didn't sell your stuff at the SWAPS? Team Afton has a new private Facebook page you can sell your stuff - check it out on Facebook at: Team Afton - The Yard Sale