Mammoth Mountain Speed Skills Camp

Mammoth Mountain, Ca, May 17th – 22nd, 2019

The AD crew is back for our third year of Speed Skills Camp.  We are again bringing the best and most diverse group of speed specialists in the country to coach and inspire the next generation of America’s ski racers.

This camp will have a focus on speed tactics, aerodynamics, and proper jumping technique. We will have 5 days on snow that will include free-skiing, specific terrain drills, jumping progressions and full length super G training.

Off snow our Olympian coaches will share their training secrets and also provide motivational presentations to help our young racers navigate their way through the world of ski racing.

ELIGIBILITY: U14- U21. (Athletes must fall into these age categories for the 2019-20 race season)

STAFF: We have an unprecedented 3-1 athlete to coach ratio.  Coaching staff is comprised of Current and former World Cup speed skiers and coaches.  Past camps have featured World Cup stars Daron Rahlves, Steven Nyman, Alice McKennis, AJ Kitt,  Marco Sullivan, Stacey Cook, Bryce Bennett, Leanne Smith, Travis Ganong and many others! The exact list of coaches for 2019 will be confirmed as we get closer to camp.

COST:  $2000* This price includes travel both ways between the Reno Airport and Mammoth.  Three home cooked meals per day plus on hill snacks and hydration. Lodging at the Mammoth Mountain Inn.  Daily dryland training, and lift tickets for 5 days on snow, plus an American Downhiller hat and T-shirt.

*If athlete has an IKON pass then the total price will be dropped to $1750

TRAVEL:   The cost of airfare is not included in the price but we recommend to fly into the Reno Tahoe International Airport. 

Athletes should be in Reno no later than 2pm on May 17.  Departing flights should be booked after 5pm on May 22 or on the morning of May 23.  If the athlete must stay overnight in Reno to accommodate a flight on the morning of the 23rd the cost of the hotel is not included but they will have coach supervision.  



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2018 STAFF

Marco Sullivan

Retired four time Olympian racer who has raced more World Cup Downhills than any other American male

Alice Mckennis

Current World Cup racer and member of 2018 Olympic Team.

Leanne Smith

Recently retired Olympian, over a hundred World Cup starts and two podiums in her career.

Stacey Cook

Current World Cup Racer and member of 2018 Olympic Team.

3 Time WC podium, 4 time Olympian.

Johno Mcbride

Current head Men’s speed coach for he US Ski Team

Daron Rahlves

Most World Cup Downhill victories of any American male ski racer, Olympian and all around inspiration.

Chris Brigham

Former head coach of the Men’s World Cup Speed Team. Maybe the most passionate  coach in the country who it comes to teach youngsters how to rip!

Steven Nyman

World Cup Winner and three time Olympian.

Travis Ganong

Olympian and WC winner.

Larisa Yurkiw

Olympian and World Cup Podiums in Downhill.

AJ Kitt

Multiple World Cup Winner and Olympian.

Wiley Maple

2018 Olympian and Current World Cup Racer.

Dane Spencer

Former Word Cup racer, Olympian, and World Cup Coach.

Bryon Friedman

Former Word Cup downhill racer, entrepreneur, and video/photo guru.

Anna Sullivan

Olympian and former World Cup Slalom racer – cheffing it up for the AD camp!

Tommy Eckfeldt

US Ski Team World Cup Coach.