The ASC Training Center’s Comp and Devo Winter Teams are fun filled and challenging programs directed toward dedicated skiers ages 12-19 who are looking to progress their ski skills and fitness for nordic racing

2015-16 Comp/Devo Fall and Winter Program Info
September 15th, 2015 to April 15th, 2016

Now offering a special 2 day/week Comp and Devo option for $600. For athletes with scheduling conflicts that don’t allow them to train during the weekdays.

Comp Team (ages 14-19)

 15-16 General Fall/Winter Program Info

4 days/week Cost $995

Each athlete will participate in exciting Fall activities that lead into successful skiing and racing as the winter approaches. We will hike to the summits of mountains, roller ski, and nordic bound to build ski specific strength. Once the snow falls, training sessions switch to specific on snow workouts designed to maximize each athletes potential. Coaches will also provide race day waxing and pre-race advice to the athlete to allow them to perform at the highest level. We will have the opportunity to train with other regional ski clubs and build friendships and good-natured rivalries with our fellow skiers. Experienced coaches will educate the athletes in physiology relevant to skiing, give technique instruction for efficient movement on snow, and help athletes achieve their personal skiing goals.

Event and Race Calendar (coming soon)

Devo Team (ages 12-15)

15-16 General Fall/Winter Program Info

3 days/week Cost $750
1 day/ week Cost $475

OPTIONAL ‘Drop In” Single Day. We offer single day drop in rates to accommodate busy schedules. Cost $30/day. All drop ins must have paperwork and a payment plan on file before attending practice.

Come and join us for an array of fun and challenging fall and winter activities that get you fit and ready for when the snow flies.

Activities include: Hiking, biking, rollerskiing, running, soccer, ultimate-frisbee, strength training in the fall. Once the snow is on the ground we will transitions to on snow ski training to prep skiers for fast and fun racing.


Registration and Sign-ups

2015-16 Comp/Devo Registration Packet Pt. 1 (print and mail in)IMG_3238

15-16 Comp/Devo Registration Packet Pt. 2 (print and mail in)

Auburn Ski Club Training Center, P. O. Box 829, Soda Springs, CA, 95728


Racing Licenses and other Memberships:

ASC Comp level skiers with aspirations of qualifying for Junior Nationals in Cable, WI this year need to have a USSA Competitor Membership ($95) with Far West and Auburn Ski Club designated as your division and club affiliation. They also need to hold a Far West Junior Racing Membership ($30) or Family Membership. Contact Coach Gus Johnson ( if you have questions.

USSA Membership:

Far West Nordic Membership:

ASC Devo level skiers should consider becoming members of Far West Nordic, our regional umbrella organization. Far West supports, promotes, and develops nordic skiing projects in our area, offers camps and trips for Juniors to allows them to develop their skiing. A Far West membership is required for scoring/points towards the making the Junior National team when devo skiers become comp skiers, so it’s good to start thinking in that direction. With lots of activities, events and member benefits, it is a fun be a part of the Far West community. Become a member here:


A big part of our training program is striving toward better fitness and becoming a better skier. Your goals and training should reflect that. Here is a helpful goal worksheet you should fill out and share with your coaches.


ASC program dues are directly subsidized by fundraising efforts. Participation and volunteering at our summer fundraising events is critical to keeping the cost of your program low. It is the expectation that Comp and Devo program participants and parents will be able to participate and volunteer for one or more of our fundraising events. More info here.


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Auburn Ski Club Training Center, P. O. Box 829, Soda Springs, CA, 95728    Questions? Call us at 530-426-3313