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Thank you for your interest in the 22-23 Academy Program. The Academy Program is now on a waiting list. Please register for the waiting list using the link above. Please contact WMR Program Director Sara Montgomery at with any questions. 

The WMR Academy Program (FIS Track) is a competitive alpine ski racing travel program led by Alpine Race Director/Head Coach Steve Lathrop that is customized for U12- U16 (travel commitment varies per age group) advanced alpine ski racers who have several years of ski racing experience.

The WMR Academy includes:

  • Fall Dryland (Conditioning) Training 3-4 days a week as indicated on the team training calendar (if registered for 2022-2023 program) September-November
  • On-Snow Training at West 6 days a week (approx. 25.5 hours a week non-holiday weeks) Dec. – March Tues-Thursday 3:30pm-6pm, Friday's 10am-3pm, and Saturday's and Sunday's (with the Club Team) from 8:30am-3pm. 
  • Christmas, MLK Day, and February Break Training 8:30am-3pm on designated days.
  • Locker in Team Room
  • Video and Timing
  • Full Privilege Seasons Pass
  • Coaching support at NYSSRA and VARA races
  • WMR Team Coat

Program Fees exclude all other fees and charges, such as but not limited to the following: early season and late season training and transportation fees and charges, all camps, all ski passes and lift tickets at other mountains, all competition entry fees, all governing body and association fees, and all schooling and lodging. Multi-child families pay the full rate for the first child and receive 50% off each additional child. Academy participants must train and travel with WMR. WMR reserves the right to limit participation.

See Pricing HERE 

For more helpful information for parents and athletes, please visit HERE

West Mountain Racing is located at West Mountain Ski Resort in beautiful Queensbury, NY, at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains between Lake George and Saratoga Springs. Please email Program Director Sara Montgomery to schedule a visit or to learn more at