The deadline for applying is April 30th, 2021!

Train and race in the most beautiful and competitive mountains in the world, learn Italian and be immersed in a truly multicultural, magic, world!  Our programs are available to both FIS athletes who are still in high school - who can enroll in USPA, follow their home program online, or attend the local high school - and to PG athletes.
 

Pre-season+Season (mid-September to mid-April)

Spend both the pre-season and the season in the most beautiful and competitive Alpine ski area in the world, training and racing with an international team including several national teams athletes.

Spend the whole academic year in the most beautiful and competitive Alpine ski area in the world, training with an international team including several national teams athletes. Training taking place in Alta Badia, Cortina, Dobbiaco, and nearby areas and at Stelvio and Solda in the pre-season.

FEES

Program fees: €21,900 

The program fees include:

- The training program (on snow and dry-training);

- Skipass

- Italian language classes

- Team gear

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing (please bring your wax and tools)

- Administrative work

- Support for eventual visa

Room and board: €2,000/ month (optional)

Races: €7,000 (It includes fees, hotels, ski-pass, transportation, and shared costs for circa 60 races)

The transfer from / to the airport can be organized at a fee

Pre-season (mid-September to mid-December) 

A unique, intensive training and FIS racing program to get in top shape and lower your FIS points to be ready for the season! The program combines training on local glaciers, dry training, and FIS races, which in South Tyrol begin in November. Training taking place in Alta Badia, Cortina, Dobbiaco, and nearby areas and at Stelvio and Solda in the pre-season.

FEES

Program fees: €9,900 

The program fees include:

- The training program (on snow and dry-training);

- Ski-passes

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing (please bring your wax and tools)

- Administrative work

Room and board: €2,000/ month

Races: €3,000 (it includes fees, hotels, ski-pass, transportation, and shared costs)

The transfer from / to the airport can be organized at a fee

Write us for a quote if you only can stay one or two months

 

Winter (December to mid-April)

A winter program in the most beautiful and competitive Alpine ski area in the world, training with an international team including several national teams athletes. Training taking place in Alta Badia, Cortina, Dobbiaco, and nearby areas,

FEES

Program fees: 14,850 

The program fees include:

- The training program (on snow and dry-training);

- Skipass

- Italian language classes

- Team gear

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing (please bring your wax and tools)

- Administrative work

- Support for eventual visa

Room and board: €2,000/ month (optional)

Races: €5,500 (It includes fees, hotels, ski-pass, transportation, and shared costs for circa 60 races)

The transfer from / to the airport can be organized at a fee

Summer training (July and August)

Accepted athletes are encouraged to join our summer training programs, alternating training on-snow with dry-land  (agility, mobilitystretchinglifting, hiking, biking etc). Selected athletes can be accepted for the summer training even if not staying for the fall / year. The maximum ratio coach to athlete will be 1:6.  In the Summer, we alternate living in shared apartment in the valley near Bormio and in the hotel on the Stelvio glacier.

FEES

Program fees:

€4,500 per month

The program fees include:

- The training program (on snow and dry-training);

- Skipass

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing (please bring your wax and tools)

- Administrative work

Room and board: €2,900/ month

Write us to know more.

How to enroll

First of all, write us. In normal times, we encourage you come for a camp / week of training so that we can evaluate and you can get to know us. In COVID times, an zoom meeting with the prospective athlete and the family and video material will do. Once we have accepted you, you will need a non-refundable deposit that will be subtracted from your fees. 

Documents: Health certificate, Insurance, Passport

Under Italian law, it is required for all athletes to have a valid health certificate expressly attesting the athlete physical ability to race in ALPINE SKIING. Upon acceptance, you will be required to send us the health certificate, copy your health insurance, immunization record, and insurance for damages to third parties or people - without which you will be not able to take part in the Academy - and a copy of your passport. We can otherwise book the physical tests for you, but please be aware you won't be able to take part in training or racing unless you have a valid health certificate. You will also need to get an Italian "codice fiscale" (it can also be done before departure at the local Consulate) NEW: FULL COVID VACCINATION IS MANDATORY TO ATTEND THE ACADEMY (Americans need to bring their original CDC card, Europeans to have the Green Pass)