The purpose of the alpine program is to support the vision and mission of the USSA to make the United States the best in the world in Olympic skiing and snowboarding. The mission is to provide strong leadership that establishes and supports athletic excellence in accordance with USSA's core values as well as design a clear path for achievement in the sport of alpine ski racing.
Athlete Pipeline Philosophy And Implementation
The U.S. Ski Team
The U.S. Ski Team is the sport's national team, consisting of A, B and C Teams nominated annually. The objective of the U.S. Ski Team is to field teams that are capable of national and international success. This success is measured by winning at the Olympic, World Championship, World Cup, World Junior Championship, Europa Cup, and NorAm Cup events. Click here for more information.
The Development Team operates under the guidance of the U.S. Ski Team, representing the pinnacle of the junior development pipeline. Like the A, B and C Teams, the D Team is also nominated annually. The purpose of the Development Team is to field a team that is best in the world at the junior level. Click here for more information.
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