USSA Programs

About

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is the national governing body of Olympic skiing and snowboarding. It is the parent organization of the U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing. Developed to facilitate participation in national and international competition, the Olympic sports organization provides structure for competitive skiing and snowboarding. From grassroots programs to governance of sport, management of rules, competitions and athletic rankings, the USSA oversees athletic pipelines for development in the sports. With a vision to make the USA the best in the world in Olympic skiing and snowboarding, the USSA provides leadership and direction for tens of thousands of young skiers and snowboarders who share an Olympic dream while maintaining a strong adherence to core values. The USSA, established in 1905, operates out of the national training and education facility, the Center of Excellence, in Park City, UT.
 

  • Members

    The USSA provides a wide range of membership programs for athletes and others engaged in the USSA's athletic programs.

    USSA Membership Pricing (2015-16 Season)

    The below outline represents the pricing structure for a USSA Membership, which is broken down by sport and then category. In addition to the price of a USSA Membership, there may be additional fees, which are calculated during the online membership application process, that are based on the division or state dues depending on your division/state affiliation.

    Alpine
    Category Age Parameters Notes Base Price
    General Member All ages USCSA/High School/Club Participant - Not eligible to compete in USSA events $15
    Competitor U10 & under 9 & under   $25
    Competitor U12 10 & 11   $50
    Competitor U14 12 & 13   $75
    Competitor U16 & over 14 & over Required for FIS registration $150
    Masters 18 & over   $90
    Coach 15 & over Periodic background screening required $135
    Official 15 & over Periodic background screening required $60
    Club Volunteer 15 & over Periodic background screening required $45
    Short Term Youth Athlete Membership - U12 & under 11 & under   $15/day
    Short Term Athlete Membership - U14 & older 12 & over   $25/day
    Short Term Masters Membership - U21 & over 18 & over   $15/day


    Cross Country
    Category Age Parameters Notes Base Price
    General Member All ages USCSA/High School/Club Participant/Forerunning - May compete in USSA events $15
    Competitor U10 & under 9 & under   $15
    Competitor U12 10 & 11   $25
    Competitor U14 12 & 13   $25
    Competitor U16 & over 14 & over Required for FIS registration $95
    Masters 30 & over   $30
    Coach 15 & over Periodic background screening required $115
    Official 15 & over Periodic background screening required $60
    Club Volunteer 15 & over Periodic background screening required $45
    Short Term Athlete Membership All ages   $10/day


    Freestyle
    Category Age Parameters Notes Base Price
    General Member All ages USCSA/High School/Club Participant - Not eligible to compete in USSA events $15
    Competitor U9 & under 8 & under   $25
    Competitor U11 9 & 10   $50
    Competitor U13 11 & 12   $75
    Competitor U15 & over 13 & over Required for FIS registration $150
    Freestyle Rookie 13 & over One-season introductory membership for first time Freestyle athletes $80
    Coach 15 & over Periodic background screening required $115
    Official 15 & over Periodic background screening required $60
    Club Volunteer 15 & over Periodic background screening required $45
    Short Term Youth Athlete Membership - U11 & under 10 & under   $15/day
    Short Term Athlete Membership - U13 & older 11 & over   $25/day


    Freeskiing
    Category Age Parameters Notes Base Price
    General Member All ages USCSA/High School/Club Participant - Not eligible to compete in USSA events $15
    Competitor U9 & under 8 & under   $25
    Competitor U11 9 & 10   $50
    Competitor U13 11 & 12   $75
    Competitor U15 & over 13 & over Required for FIS registration $150
    Freeskiing Rookie 13 & over One-season introductory membership for first time Freeskiing athletes $80
    Coach 15 & over Periodic background screening required $115
    Official 15 & over Periodic background screening required $60
    Club Volunteer 15 & over Periodic background screening required $45
    Short Term Youth Athlete Membership - U11 & under 10 & under   $15/day
    Short Term Athlete Membership - U13 & older 11 & over   $25/day


    Jumping Nordic Combined
    Category Age Parameters Notes Base Price
    General Member All ages USCSA/High School/Club Participant/Forerunning - Not eligible to compete in USSA events $15
    Competitor U10 & under 9 & under   $25
    Competitor U12 10 & 11   $25
    Competitor U14 12 & 13   $25
    Competitor U16 & over 14 & over Required for FIS registration $95
    Coach 15 & over Periodic background screening required $115
    Official 15 & over Periodic background screening required $60
    Club Volunteer 15 & over Periodic background screening required $45
    Short Term Athlete Membership All ages   $25/day


    Snowboard
    Category Age Parameters Notes Base Price
    General Member All ages USCSA/High School/Club Participant/Forerunning - Not eligible to compete in USSA events $15
    Competitor All ages Required for FIS registration $150
    Coach 15 & over Periodic background screening required $115
    Official 15 & over Periodic background screening required $60
    Volunteer (w/ screening) 15 & over Periodic background screening required $45
    Short Term Athlete Membership All ages   $25/day


    Please Note: The above outline represents the pricing structure for a USSA Membership, which is broken down by sport and then category. In addition to the price of a USSA Membership, there may be additional fees, which are calculated during the online membership application process, that are based on the division or state dues depending on your division/state affiliation.