The Welsh Championships take place in Champery Switzerland and offers Children a training and BASS race week. For FIS racers there is a 4-FIS race series during the week.

 

About the ATC Wesh CHAMPIONSHIPS camp

The ATC Welsh camp runs from the 18th - 24th January. There is a BASS SL, GS the U14 and U16 racers and 4 his races 2xSL and 2xGS for the U18 and U21 athletes. We also offer tutor support on this camp.

Race Dates

23rd 24th January - BASS Children’s Races
FIS Welsh and Aiglon Cup - Dates TBC

Coaching 

All our coaches are nationally or internationally qualified. Olympian and ex National Team coach Andy Freshwater leads the coaching team for the Welsh camp. 

Flights

Below you will find the flights for the Welsh Championships week. If you require different dates or flights please contact us.

Booking procedure for accompanying flights:

For those younger than 16, you will need to phone Easyjet and give them the following information to book your child and add them to the accompanying adult’s reference number below. Please email us at admin@alpinetrainingcentre.com to let us know which flight you have booked for your child and how many bags.

THIS IS A NEW REGULATION FROM THE UK GOVERNMENT REQUIRING CHILDREN WHO ARE UNDER 16 TO BE ON THE SAME BOOKING AS THE ACCOMPANYING ADULT.

Outbound EZY6905 Departure 11:55 Sat 18th Jan
Return EZY6908 Departure 21:40 Fri 24th Jan
Accompanying adult: Nula Langmuir
Booking Reference: EX7MMZD
Address for booking: Tigh an Uillt, Nethy Bridge, PH253DRPhone number for booking: 07940017548
Name of person who booked it: Sean Langmuir, seanlangmuir@me.com

Notes on travel:

  • Transfers - Pick up will be from Geneva will either be in the ATC van or with a local transfer/bus company. The journey takes approximately 1hr

  • Please remember you are representing ATC on the plane so behave yourselves and be respectfull of your coaches and the traveling public

  • Please email us at admin@alpinetrainingcentre.com to let us know which flight you have booked for your child and how many bags.

Accommodation

TBC

House Parents And ATC Staff

Lara Burgart 01479821727 laraburgart@hotmail.com

Kit List 

  • SL, GS, SG skis

  • Boots

  • Protection - including certified FIS helmet and back protector

  • Cat-suit and training shorts

  • ATC jacket and salopettes

  • Thermals x2 and ski socks x2

  • Hat, gloves x2 pairs and buff x2

  • Fitness clothing and running shoes including shorts and tracksuit, and swimmies just in case

  • Tuning equipment including wax, files, vices, waxing irorn, 87 / 88-degree angle, scraper etc. (benches provided)

  • ATC clothing if you have some (please wear when travelling)

  • Sun-cream and lippy with sunscreen

  • Casual clothes including

  • Water bottle, travel adaptor, towel

  • Pocket money - needed for travel days for drinks/food at airports, and for extras like hot chocolate, hot soup for lunch, etc.

Insurance 

Emergency medical insurance is required, specifically you must be covered for ski racing.  We highly recommend cancelation insurance, because if you have to cancel your booking due to any reason within 4 weeks of the camp start date you will not receive a refund from ATC.

Programme - Daily 

  • Saturday – travel training week / arrive for dinner / team meeting

  • Sunday to Wednesday - training / school work (up to 3 hrs per day) / ski prep / fitness / video

  • Thursday / Friday - BASS racing in Champery

  • Friday night - travel home

costs

Residential option £1200 for 6 days training/race support, 6 days accommodation and food, lift pass, transfers from/to airport on group flight, pastoral care.

Training only option £400 for 6 days training/race support