An essential step to getting started learning how to ski or snowboard properly. Your first step should be to reach out to a club to help you in this process. You can also click the "Learn to Ski or Snowboard Today" link below to get additional help for achieving this critical step.
Local USSA Clubs are the primary starting point for aspiring athletes, introducing them to knowledgeable coaches and officials who guide them along the development pipeline. The USSA provides education and support to its local clubs including a certification process for coaches, judges, officials and the club itself to ensure the best experience possible for athletes and parents.
Alpine ski and snowboarding resorts offer the public recreational areas where they can participate in or learn downhill skiing or snowboarding. Cross country ski centers across the nation offer machine-groomed trails specifically designed for cross country skiing. Find a resort close to you, bring a friend and learn to ski or snowboard.
A USSA membership is for coaches, officials and athletes who want to participate at USSA events. Members receive many benefits including access to member and athlete tools, USSA partner and supplier discounts and much more.
Featuring a continuous skiing, snowboarding and cross country run coordinated coast-to-coast honoring the many USSA clubs across the country and the Olympic athletes competing in Sochi. Clubs may have special offers!