Greetings SBSEF, We have passed the 400” mark at Alta, and are approaching it at Snowbird.  It has turned into another big snow year, and this February has been one of the wettest on record, likely the most precipitation in 50 years.  Although this current system has been warm, it has truly been phenomenal skiing…

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January 20, 2024 Greetings SBSEF, Happy New Year to everyone.  2024 started in a similar fashion to 2023, with lots of snow!  The recent snow has brought our total for the season to over 250”, and above historical average for this time of year.  Both Snowbird and Alta are skiing great, and there is more…

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Greetings SBSEF, Holiday Camp is always a special time of year.  With nearly everybody home for the Holidays and a break in the race calendar, we get to spend a block of time together that is unlike any other time of the year. I remember as a young racer on the team absolutely loving these…

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Greetings SBSEF, Fall activities have been super fun this year, and productive.  Dryland was very well attended and that work will pay direct dividends on the mountain.  The swap was fun and efficient, our Needles camp was another beautiful trip to the desert with perfect weather, and this year’s SBSEF Gala presented by Kuhl was…

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We have a lot going on, be sure you are getting all the communications from your head coach on Team Snap. Sorry for the information overload, but we have a TON of updates to share – read all the way to the end, there is important information in the whole email. Join us at the SWAP!…

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August 18, 2023 Welcome everyone to the 2023-24 season! A historic winter has given way to a little milder and wetter summer than we have seen in recent years.  As skiers we are always in anticipation of precipitation (except maybe once in a while on race day!)  There is no doubt that last year presented…

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Announcement! U.S. Ski & Snowboard has named Snowbird Sports Education Foundation a Silver-certified club, one of the highest honors possible. The process of achieving Silver level certification as a club provides an opportunity for the National Governing Body, U.S. Ski & Snowboard, to assess a club’s current situation and determine areas of need and opportunities for improvement.…

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May 5, 2023 Greetings SBSEF,The 2022-23 season will be forever burned into our memories.  I can honestly say that this season was simultaneously one of the greatest ever and most difficult ever.  Overall we are grateful for the snow, the water in the ecosystem, and copious amounts of powder.  On the other hand, we realized…

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  March 21, 2023 Greetings SBSEF, It’s championship time!  SBSEF athletes and coaches put in a great deal of work throughout the year leading up to this point.  Conditioning, mental preparation, technical fundamental work, and countless hours of deliberate practice.  It’s no accident, no coincidence, when it all comes together; “The hay is in the…

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February 19, 2023 Greetings SBSEF, Things are in full swing and we have passed the mid-season mark.  EVERY group within the team has recently had competitions, see below for group-by-group highlights.  There are many! Little Cottonwood Canyon is quite literally the epicenter of good skiing this year, with bountiful snowfall and fantastic training conditions.  I…

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