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2017 Schedule

January 14-15
Winter Park – SL/GS

January 21-22
Ski Cooper – 2 SL

January 28-29
Telluride – 2GS

February 11-12
Powderhorn – GS/SL

February 16-18 :: REGIONALS
Brundage Mountain, Idaho

March 5-11 :: NATIONALS
Mt. Bachelor, Oregon

Alpine Skiing News:


The Mountain Sports Freestyle Team at Winter Park

The Western State Mountain Sports Freestyle team traveled to Winter Park this weekend February 13th …
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Nordic Team - Grand Mesa Races - January 2016

Nordic Team Competes at Grand Mesa

The Western State Colorado University Mountain Sports Nordic Ski Team placed well in the season-opening …
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Alpine Races at Echo Mountain

With race season in full swing, Western State Colorado University’s Alpine Ski Team headed to …
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Alpine Ski Racing is back at Western!

After a five year break, Western racers once again took to the slopes in the winter of 2014-2015 to recreate the once dominant Alpine Ski Team.  Western racers compete in the Rocky Mountain Conference of the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA).

Alpine Racing has a glorious history in the Gunnison Valley and on the Western State Colorado University Campus.  The Mountain Sports Program is thrilled to be a part of the next page in The Alpine Ski Team’s dynamic story.

The 1951 WSC (now Western) ski team. L to R, Frank LeFevre of Gunnison; Craig Izett of Denver; George Arnis of Leadville; Sven Wiik, team coach and two-time U.S. Olympic coach; Mack Miller from Idaho; Dolf Kuss of Leadville; and Team Manager Gene Brockway of Glenwood Springs. Photo Courtesy of Duane Vandenbusche.

Western’s Alpine Ski Team is lead by former Western NCAA skier, Ciera Freson as head coach for 16-17.  With a strong group of young skiers, this season should be another giant step for the return to alpine greatness at Western. If you have questions regarding the program, please contact the Head Alpine Coach, Ciera Freson, at .