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 fees are now all-comprehensive, with no surprises or hidden costs. Just bring your personal belongings and skis (or get them here at a discount) and you will be set!

Our programs are available to both athletes who still attend school - who will have the option of following their home program online or attending the local high school - and to "older" athletes wishing to take a GAP year. College students also have the option of attending university in Brunico / Brixen.
 

Fall Term (September 11th to November 30th, 2021) 

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. 

 

FEES

FIS athletes, including room and board: €18,900

FIS athletes staying on their own: €16,900

FIS athletes, one month only, including room and board: €5,900 (subject to space availability)

Returning athletes have right to a 10% discount. 

The fees include:

- The training program (at least 40 days on snow and the rest of dry-training);

- Team travel to races (including race fees, eventual hotel, skipass, and transportation) 

- Room and board in Alta Badia in a shared apartment

- Room and board in hotels at the glaciers and for the races

- Skipasses

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing

- Team jacket and pants (only for those staying for the term)

- Italian language classes

- Administrative work, support for eventual visa

Transfer from / to Venice / Milan / Verona airports can be organized at a fee

 

Winter Term (December 1st 2021 to mid-April 2022)

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.

FEES

FIS athletes, including room and board: €25,900 

FIS athletes staying on their own: €21,900

FIS athletes, one month only, including room and board: €6,900 (subject to space availability)

FIS athletes, two months, including room and board €12,900 (subject to space availability)

Returning athletes have right to a 10% discount

The fees include:

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

- Team travel to races (including race fees, eventual hotel, skipass, and transportation) 

- Room and board in Alta Badia in a shared apartment

- Skipass

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing

- Team jacket and pants (only for athletes staying for the term)

- Tickets for the Ski World Cup races in Alta Badia

- Italian language classes or tutoring at school 

- Administrative work, support for eventual visa

Transfer from / to Venice / Milan / Verona airports can be organized at a fee

 

U16 (room and board ONLY at the races):  €15,900

The fees include:

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

- Races (including fees and transportation);

- Hotels for the races;

- Skipass

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing

- Team jacket and pants (only for athletes staying for the term)

- Tickets for the Ski World Cup races in Alta Badia

- Tutoring at school or Italian language classes 

- Administrative work

- Support for eventual visa

Academic Year (September 10th, 2021 to mid-April, 2022)

Spend fall and spring 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.

FEES

FIS athletes, including room and board: €35,900 

FIS athletes staying on their own: €29,900

Returning athletes have right to a 10% discount

The fees include:

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

- Team travel to races (including race fees, eventual hotel, skipass, and transportation) 

- Room and board in Alta Badia in a shared apartment

- Room and board in hotels at the glaciers for training and for the races

- Skipass

- Support in ski prepping for training and racing

- Team jacket and pants

- Tickets for the Ski World Cup races in Alta Badia

- Italian language classes or tutoring at school 

- Administrative work

- Support for eventual visa

Transfer from / to Venice / Milan / Verona airports can be organized at a fee

Summer training (July and August 2021)

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.  

FEES

Per month including room and board: €6900

The fees include:

- The training program (20 days on snow and the rest of dry-training);

- Transportation to and from Stelvio

- Room and board 

- Skipass

- Support in ski prepping for training 

- Administrative work, support for eventual visa

- Transfer from / to Venice / Milan / Verona airports can be organized at a fee

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. 

 

Scholarships

Returning athletes may be eligible for a partial scholarship or work/train grants. Please contact us individually for that.

Returning athletes

Returning athletes get a 10% discount on all our programs. 

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: COVID VACCINE IS OBLIGATORY

Payments

Payments can be wired with no fees.  Payments with credit card are also accepted  with a 2% fee and can be done here