Academy: International Racer


Academic Strengths and Overview: Robust year round program designed around the development of the complete student athlete with a focus on foundational pillars (scholastic – emotional / social – mindset – knowledge – physical – technical – tactical).  We have a flexible and academically rigorous education framework with the Canadian Rockies Public Schools which allows for maximum on snow volume without compromising schooling quality.

Sports Offered: Alpine ski racing

Ages: U14,U16,U18,U21

Program Length: November to April, with full year programming available

Application Period: February to April

Staff/Student Ratio: 1 to 7

Cost: See website

Scholarships: Not available

Headmaster: Luc Pelletier

Head Coaches: Jeff Books – Luc Pelletier

Coaching Staff: Brett Smalley, Martin Kitzenegger

Training Facilities: The on snow training program is based at Nakiska with full time access to a variety of terrain, and complete safety infrastructure for 4 discipline training.  Projects are also run in New Zealand, Sweden, Austria and Chile.

Additional Info: The IR system is designed around the development of foundational mindset, athletic and technical skills that will hold up in any situation.  We believe;
•that a winning mindset is the underlying foundation for success in sport, and  in life
•that a good skier must be a good athlete
•that a rich foundation of athleticism is key to long term success
•that a good athlete can do anything-anywhere
•that a good ski racer must first be a good athlete
•in a foundation rich in varied skills and on snow experiences
•in finding sustainable and practical solutions



Alpine GS Training - Round Hill - July 2013 from International Racer on Vimeo.

2012 Krakaubene - Womens SL race - February 4th - Run 2 from International Racer on Vimeo.

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Company Contact

#57 1450 Vine Road, Pemberton, BC, Canada VON 2L1
P: +1 604 935 5954
Email Contact: info@internationalracer.com
Founded: 2003

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