Freeride Devo

 Four Corners Freeride Development Program

 Ages 10-18


This entry-level freeride program is designed for athletes, ages 10-18, interested in the latest freeride techniques and tactics.  Athletes must be comfortable on groomed expert terrain and ski in a parallel stance.  Athletes will ski the whole mountain with a central focus on technique and developing good decision making skills. Athletes will ski within similar age groups with experienced and qualified freeride coaches. 

Tuition Includes:

  • 15 Saturdays at Purgatory
  • Ski Tuning Support and Clinics (parents welcome)
  • Dryland Training (must be registered to participate)
  • Total coaching time approx. 90 hours

Tuition does NOT include:

  • Purgatory Resort / Hesperus Ski Area Season Pass
  • Seasonal Ski Rental/other equipment
  • Travel Fees (only if traveling to compeitions)
  • Wednesday Night Hesperus Training (extra $75, payable in Dec.)



Freeride Development Program Fee (payment plans available after Oct. 31)

Early Bird (in full by Oct 15)

Regular Registration 

 Scholarships Available 






Equipment Guidelines:

  • Front entry 4 buckle boot
  • Mid-fat ski (75-95cm waist, size dependent)
  • No "center-mounted" ski bindings

(Center mounting of ski bindings is NOT recommended for freeride)

  • Appropriate Length Poles
  • Properly fitted helmet
  • Well-fitting goggles and gloves. Appropriate jackets and pants for various weather conditions.
  • Lunch and Sunscreen