Wheat Ridge Fall Session: Ski + Board School

Wheat Ridge Fall Session: Ski + Board School

from 206.00
  • Ages: 5 – 10 years (exceptions can be made for younger ages)

  • 45 minutes

  • Ski or board skill development

  • Mountain Experience welcome, but not required

  • All gear included

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Interested in BUNDLING your Fall Session with the Pre-Season Session (Aug 19 - Sept 22)? Learn more here!

Fall Session (September 23rd - December 22nd)

  • Fall Session - FULL (September 23rd - December 16th / 12 weeks) for $300 (weekday class) or $325 (weekend class)

  • Fall Session - FIRST HALF (September 23rd - November 3rd / 6 weeks) for $200 (weekday class) or $225 (weekend class)

    • First Half enrollees will be given the option to retain their spot for the Second Half (for $150 payment at later time)

  • Upon adding a class to your cart, you will be prompted to provide participant information for our roster

There will be NO CLASSES from November 25th - December 1st (for Thanksgiving Break)

View our program pricing page for more info.

With any questions on registration, please call (720) 366-3900 or email wheatridge@shredderski.com

Please note: prices reflect a 3% management surcharge included, but no additional taxes or fees will be charged upon checkout.
To avoid this fee, you can pay by cash or check -
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*If you would like to register more than one child for this class, please add the class to your cart one-at-a-time to complete the roster info!*

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Class Overview

The Ski and Board School curriculum is designed to take kids to the next level. Learning to ski and snowboard can be a difficult process. Even after a few lessons, further practice is required to strengthen skills and to maintain long-term interest. Shredder makes practice and repetition possible year-round, enabling kids to gain more confidence, progress faster on the mountain, and maximize their time with their families.

Our professionally developed Ski and Board School curriculum focuses more on the technical aspects of skiing and riding, since these kids are typically more independent and have more knowledge of the mountain.

In addition to learning the technical aspects of skiing and riding,  Shredders learn about mountain safety, practice simulating getting on and off a chairlift, and much more.

Boot Warm-Up & Skill Drills

Kids learn to walk, balance, and get comfortable with boots on. In addition to improving balance, boot warm-ups reinforces better habits on the slopes. Ski & Board School participants will additionally work on athletic development and coordination while in the gear.

Kids will be introduced to the core fundamentals of skiing and snowboarding both on the ground and on the different sized slopes.  Each Little Shredder will progress at their own rate.  Depending on ability, kids will be introduced to and/or perform specific balance, edging, pressure, and rotary skill drills.

Additional Information

  • Small shredder-to-instructor ratio (typically no more than 1 instructor to 4 kids)

  • All Ski & Board School classes are drop-off; while parents are welcome to stay, they are encouraged to wait in our lobby or outdoor areas. If you feel your child may have difficulty with the initial drop off, contact Shredder to discuss some transition strategies before the classes begin.

  • Kids can ski or snowboard - please speak with Shredder for more details

  • Children are grouped within classes based on age and ability level

  • Flexible make-up policy

  • Limited refund policy

  • Free Open Gym & discount on Assisted Open Gym during the enrolled session