Big Mountain Freeriders Age: 13-17 Ability: Black & Double Black Only - Skiing Only In this 10-week program for black or double-black skiers, students will gain tactical improvement in steeps and bumps. They'll also gain knowledge on how to travel safely in avalanche-prone terrain and learn beacon-finding skills so they can safely enter Sunshine Village Freeride Zones, like Delirium Dive, in a fun group. Choose from Saturday or Sunday programs starting January 7th or 8th, 2017 and ending March 18th or 19th, 2017 (skips Family Day weekend).Lessons run full day, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.Lunch, ticket, rental, and/or bus add-ons available but not included.See Important to Note section for all the details. Rates Lesson $597.00 Lift Ticket Add-On $650.00 Lunch Add-On $219.00 High-PerformanceRental Add-On $400.00 Bus Add-On: Child 3 PICK-UP LOCATIONS IN CALGARY:1.) Central - Chinook LRT (1A Street & 61 Ave. SW) 2.) Downtown - (4 Ave. & 3 St. SW)3.) West - (McDonald's across from C.O.P.) $350.00 Bus Add-On: Parent 3 PICK-UP LOCATIONS IN CALGARY:1.) Central - Chinook LRT (1A Street & 61 Ave. SW) 2.) Downtown - (4 Ave. & 3 St. SW)3.) West - (McDonald's across from C.O.P.) $350.00 GST not included. IMPORTANT TO NOTE: Strictly 13-17 years old Students must be skiing at a black or double black ability level Available Saturday or Sunday January 7th or 8th – March 18th or 19th 2017 (skips Family Day Weekend February 18th and 19th). Full day lessons from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Groups will have assessments on their skiing and riding ability over the first two weekends to ensure they are at the skill level required for the program A Beacon, Shovel and Probe must be owned and brought on the first day of the program Lunch Add-On available If you do not purchase the lunch add-on you will need to pick your child up at 12:00 p.m. and bring them back to the meeting place at 1:00 p.m. – they will not be able to sit with the group during the lunch break. Participants that join the lunch program will get an extra half hour skiing as groups only eat for 30 minutes. Ticket Add-On available for the 10 weekends High Performance Rental Add-On available for the 10 weekends – Rentals picked up from the VILLAGE rental shop Bus Add-On available from Calgary Due to unforeseen circumstances; avalanche control, snow quality & group competency levels; entry into Delirium Dive may not be possible on all or any weekends of the programs – there is no guarantee that groups will reach the competency level to enter “The Dive” If your child does not meet the required skill level for the Big Mountain Freeriders Groups they will be placed in an alternate group. Cancellation Policy Cancellations after December 31st, 2016 will be subject to a 50% cancellation fee. Minimum participation is required for all groups to run; if minimum numbers are not met some programs may be cancelled or combined with other programs. Programs or ability levels with high volume registration will be capped before the registration deadline. *This is a high volume program!