Mount Peter alpine racing Warwick NY

Race Director Letter 2017-2018 Season

September 2017

Dear Parents and Racers,

Where did the summer go? It is hard to believe that fall is just around the corner! To kick off the season there will be a parent meeting for the Race Program and Dev. Team on October 12th, 2017 at Mount Peter at 7pm. Attendance from at least one parent from each family is strongly encouraged. We will discuss the updates to NJSRA and the Race schedule. This year we have brought back the Alumni Race that will be held at Mount Peter on December 28th. Further we will discuss upcoming events for the Mount Peter Race Team, Holiday Camp, Tuning Clinic, and any changes to the program and to USSA Equipment. We will have a parent meeting for Dynamites the first day of the program at 8:45am in Sunrise Lodge.

In the meantime, here are some important dates to remember and add to your Calendar now:

• September 25th Ski Barn Racer Night at the Paramus, NJ Store from 6-9pm with BBQ

• October 1st is Applefest in Warwick (Club Fundraiser)

• October 12th is the Parent Meeting at Mount Peter 7pm

• October 15th – USSA and NJSRA Dues are due to avoid late fees.

• October 21st & 22nd is the Great American Ski & Snowboard Sale at Mount Peter with Ski Barn! And the last weekend to get discounted season passes!

• November 5th is when Early Program Registration ends for Mount Peter Racing

• December 8th -10th Mount Peter Race Club Okemo Trip

• December 16th is the Program Start date for USSA Racers.

• December 26th to 29th Holiday Camp.

• January 6th Dynamites and Dev Team Program begins.

Enclosed is a copy of our registration forms for the 2017-2018 season. Please fill out all the forms front and back and sign in all the necessary places. The rates listed on the form are good until 11/5/17. After that prices increase so don't miss out and get your child signed up today! All spots are on a first come first serve basis.

If you would like to split your payments for a participant in the USSA Full Race Team U10-U21 program and secure the early rate, a 50% deposit is due by 10/22 and the balance on 12/1. All rates will increase on 11/6/17, if you have not committed to a program, have not paid in full or sent in the 50% deposit by 10/22/17.

If you feel you have received the wrong application and would like to have your child moved up or would like info on a different program – please contact Mount Peter at info@mtpeter.com.

Discounted Season Passes to Mount Peter are on sale until 10/22 - then the prices go up again! Don't miss out on a great deal!

Racer night at Ski Barn in Paramus, NJ will be September 25th from 6-9pm ONLY. Make sure you bring your child to racer night. We will have coaches there to look at their current equipment and to steer you in the right direction for buying new if need be. It all starts with the right equipment! Plus remember the Ski Regulations for the older racers have changed. Also, don’t forget about the Great American Ski & Snowboard Sale at Mount Peter October 21st and 22nd!

I hope you all had a wonderful summer and are getting excited about another great ski racing season with all of us at Mount Peter! Looking forward to seeing you on the 12th of October at Mount Peter - 7pm.

Sincerely,

Rob Dowd Race Director

 

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