AYLWIN ALPINE ACADEMY

SKI RACER & FREESTYLE PROGRAMS

Aylwin Alpine Academy New LogoThe Aylwin Alpine Academy, New Zealand’s favorite Ski Racing and Freestyle programs, are back after another successful year, and with the promise to be even bigger and better than ever!

Yes, the Aylwin Alpine Academy will return to Big White Ski Resort, Canada in January 2018, bringing with it the charisma and passion of Brad Aylwin and his highly skilled team of coaches, to deliver another intensive Snowsports athlete training program.

This season’s ‘Aylwin Alpine Academy’ is guaranteed to push your kids to the limits of their abilities and beyond, with more days training on offer than ever before! On top of this, Brad’s high standards and fun attitude mean that athlete progression is guaranteed to be seen throughout the team, regardless of athletes’ abilities.

If you and your athlete are looking to reach new heights in their Race and/or Freestyle abilities, this challenging, yet fun training camp will guarantee a well-rounded Ski Race and Freestyle training experience!

Spaces are limited and early bookings are essential.  Bookings only available through ‘AMPED The Ski Adventure Travel Specialists’.

Shona Headshot

“AMPED are proud to be the Official Travel Partner working along side the highly respected Brad Aylwin, and his Ski Race & Freestyle training program the ‘Aylwin Alpine Academy’.  

Running twice yearly intensive Athlete training camps, The Aylwin Alpine Academy is the answer you have been looking for when it comes to Ski Racing and Freestyle Athlete development.

‘Aylwin Alpine Academy’ boasts to be the largest dedicated ‘On Snow/Off Shore’ development program to ever come out of New Zealand, and Brad’s passion and ability to inspire both coaches and athletes is second to none.” Shona – AMPED

“We’re very pleased to be working with Brad Aylwin and Shona Bracey on the Aylwin Alpine Academy program.  The level of professionalism that Brad brings to this on-snow program is second to none, but it is paired nicely with Shona’s ability to plan the perfect training camp for young athletes, while at the same time catering to the needs of an entire family holiday. 

Over the years that we’ve been hosting the ‘Aylwin Alpine Academy’ we have seen young racers improve in leaps and bounds, as well as have a tonne of fun doing it!  We’re looking forward to another great northern winter on snow with the program, and we hope that you’ll join us.” Josh Foster – Director Of Snowsports, Big White Ski Resort

Josh Foster Big White Ski Resort Aylwin Alpine Academy

10 Top Reasons to Train with Aylwin Alpine Academy

  • Train with New Zealand’s highly regarded Brad Aylwin, Ski Race Coach and his team of experienced Ski Race and Freestyle Coaches.
  • Join us and be involved in New Zealand’s biggest offshore Snowsports Training event.
  • Ski Big White’s 7,335 acres, and enjoy over 750 cm average annual snowfall
  • Team spirit, encouraging attitudes, and planned events and activities throughout the duration of the camp ensure that the Aylwin Alpine Academy is packed with fun for all!
  • Family package and fully chaperoned athlete camp options available.
  • 7, 14, 21 days intensive training  options to choose from.
  • Exclusive Lift discounts, early-bird access only available through AMPED throughout selected venues at the resort.
  • Aylwin Alpine Academy bookings come with a complimentary VIP Discount card to be used at many Big White restaurants, bars and shops.
  • Bonus Offer: First tracks for families, selected days (valued $240 per couple, per morning).
  • Bi-annual camps allow ski and ride athletes the chance to be on snow in our off season and stay on their peak on-snow performance all year round.

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 Joseph Farnsworth

Meet Brad Aylwin  Program Director

‘Aylwin Alpine Academy’

With over 40 years of ‘on snow’ experience Brad’s life has revolved around skiing from a very young age, having been born and bred in Canada, Brad was an active competitor in the Canadian race scene.

Brad is now the ‘Director of Snowsports at Snowplanet in Auckland NZ, he is also the Head Coach and Program Director of the Auckland-based Ski Team NSC Alpine during the Southern Hemisphere winter. In the Southern Hemisphere summer, Brad is Program Director and Head Coach of the ‘Aylwin Alpine Academy’, which currently trains out of Big White Canada.

Furthermore, Brad’s passion for snow is reflected in his expertise and meticulous attention to detail having achieved degrees in both Biomechanics and Outdoor Recreation,

Accolades aside, Brad’s eye for minute detail and high standards attribute to his distinctive coaching methods ensuring Athletes receive a well-rounded training experience and also develop on a personal level as they work on their pursuit of ‘on snow’ performance and excellence.

Brad Aylwin Program Director Aylwin Alpine Academy

Brad Aylwin Ski Race Coach Aylwin Alpine Academy At Big White Ski Resort

Brad Aylwin Ski Race Coach Aylwin Alpine Academy At Big White Ski Resort

‘BIG WHITE 2018’

Ski Racing & Freestyle Training Information And Pricing

 08-28 January 2018

EXTRA INCLUSIONS APPLY WHEN BOOKING YOUR FULL TRAVEL AND TRAINING PACKAGE THROUGH ‘AMPED’

  • Receive a $300 per athlete discount on the training program
  • Receive a VIP Big White Discount Card which extends deeps discounts resort wide
  • Receive a reduced rate on your long stay lift pass

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AMPED_ALWIN ALPINE_ski race and freestyle training program at big white ski resort 2018 with AMPED4ski Brad Aylwin

  • Receive a 20% discount on your Ski Race Insurance
  • Welcome gift in your room upon check-in
  • The assurance that all your travel arrangements coincide with the program and the groups schedule

AMPED ALWIN ALPINE ski race and freestyle training program at big white ski resort 2018 with AMPED4ski Brad Aylwin

AMPED_ALWIN ALPINE_ski race and freestyle training program at big white ski resort 2018 with AMPED4ski Brad Aylwin

Gear You Need To Bring With You To Your Ski Racer Or Freestyle Training Camp

GEAR YOU NEED TO BRING WITH YOU TO YOUR SKI RACE TRAINING CAMP

  • Helmet
  • Slalom skis and GS skis. If the athlete only has 1 pair a kombi or slalom ski is best
  • Poles. GS poles are not  required but slalom pole guards should be removed for GS training days
  • Chin guard (optional) Chin Guards should be removed for GS training
  • Arm Guards(optional soccer shin guards work well)
  • Training suit and shorts
  • Tuning equipment
  • Properly fitting ski boots. If they are bugging athletes before we go, get them sorted
  • Rugby style mouth guard (Optional)

GEAR YOU NEED TO BRING WITH YOU TO YOUR FREESTYLE TRAINING CAMP

  • Helmet
  • Snowboard or Skis
  • Properly fitting ski or Snowboard boots. If they are bugging athletes before we go, get them sorted
  • Wrist Guards
  • Tuning equipment
  • Body Armour
  • kneepads (optional)
  • rugby style mouthguard (optional)

IN THE ATHLETE PACK (DAILY)

  • Athletes should bring a small pack each day. This pack will be left top of course each day
  • Spare Gloves, spare goggles, water, snack, money, medicine (if required)
  • Extra top/jacket in case athlete gets cold/beanie
  • Sunscreen

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 group meeting before skiing

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 Ski Racers on Big White Ski Resort Chair lift

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 Athletes skiing

Aylwin Alpine Academy Athletes In Action

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017

Otta Rusholme hitting the gates at the Aylwin Alpine Academy

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Hugh Lee With Aylwin Alpine Academy 2017

Coach With Aylwin Alpine Academy Athlete

Anton Simpson Ski Racing at Big White With Aylwin Alpine Academy 2017

Aylwin Alpine Academy Group Photo

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Ski Racing Athlete Training With Aylwin Alpine Academy

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 Group of alpine skiers

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Athletes 2017 (5)

Anton Simpson With Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Race Training

Aylwin Alpine Academy Jenna Johnson

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 Group of Skiers on Chair Lift at Ski Resort

Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Racer Training 2017 Athlete Skiers Skiing Down Mountain

Hana Ehsankya Ski Racing With Aylwin Alpine Academy

Tess Porter Ski Racing with the Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Race Training

Max Finnegan With Aylwin Alpine Academy

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Aylwin Alpine Academy Ski Race Drone Footage

Ski & Snow Publication on Aylwin Alpine Academy – May 2016

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Holidays With Kids Publication on Aylwin Alpine Academy – May 2016

Holidays With Kids Ski & Snowboard AYLWIN Alpine Academy Racer Program

Let AMPED & The Aylwin Alpine Academy Take You To Big White Next Season

All Booking And Information Requests

Ph: 09 479 8929 or Toll Free 0508 4 AMPED | Email: shona@amped4ski.co.nz

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