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Who is required to hold a U.S. Ski & Snowboard Membership at U.S. Ski & Snowboard events?
Viewed 259 times since Mon, Apr 4, 2016
To be eligible for participation in U.S. Ski & Snowboard events, all participants (Jury members, Start Referee, Finish Referee, Chief of Course, Chief of Timing, Race Administrator, Course Setters, Competitors, Forerunners and Coaches) must have ... Read More
What level of membership do I need to hold for a Speed Skiing or Grass Skiing FIS license?
Viewed 179 times since Thu, Mar 2, 2017
In order to hold a Speed Skiing or Grass Skiing FIS license, you must hold an Alpine Competitor membership. Read More
What level of membership do I need to hold a Telemark FIS?
Viewed 180 times since Thu, Mar 2, 2017
You are not required to be a member of U.S. Ski & Snowboard to hold a Telemark FIS license.  Read More
What do I need to forerun a FIS race?
Viewed 260 times since Wed, Jan 18, 2017
A FIS license is not required, but the individual will need to sign the FIS athlete declaration, along with a parent/guardian signature for minors. Read More
U.S. Ski & Snowboard Club Minimum Standards
Viewed 226 times since Mon, May 1, 2017
Beginning with the 2017-18 membership season, U.S. Ski & Snowboard member clubs will be required to meet the following minimum standards.   · Agree to support and align with U.S. Ski & Snowboard's mission, values and code of conduct.   ·... Read More
I need information on the FY16 Alpine Equipment Info and FIS, where can I find this?
Viewed 217 times since Mon, Apr 4, 2016
Helmets: Beginning season 2015/16 athletes U14 and older must use helmets that meet the new FIS standards for all U.S. Ski & Snowboard GS, SG and DH competitions.   Poles: Beginning season 2015/16, SL poles for U14 and younger will be requir... Read More
I have questions regarding Club Insurance and COI Information, where can I find this?
Viewed 301 times since Thu, Apr 7, 2016
When you join U.S. Ski & Snowboard as a member club, U.S. Ski & Snowboard provides liability insurance for those events which you choose to hold and which are conducted pursuant to a U.S. Ski & Snowboard sanction agreement. If and when a ... Read More
How do I freeze my U.S. Ski & Snowboard and/or FIS points?
Viewed 290 times since Mon, Feb 6, 2017
Injured athletes may apply for a Single Penalty also referred to as freezing points.  Information about the Single Penalty can be found about half way down this page under the Alpine Points Information box:  http://alpine.usskiteam.com/alpine-program... Read More
FY17 Alpine Equipment Rules
Viewed 249 times since Tue, May 24, 2016
Below is the link to the document regarding Alpine Equipment Rules for the 2016-17 season. http://media.ussa.org/Public/Athletics/Alpine/Congress-2016/2016-2017-AlpineEquipment.pdf   Read More
Coaches Credentials
Viewed 263 times since Wed, Apr 6, 2016
#1 Coaches whose coach certification level shows as not current, as shown below on the membership card under Coach and Official Certifications, are fully licensed coaches and should have full access to the venue, coach tickets, etc. unless there is a... Read More
Background Screening Criterion Offenses
Viewed 222 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Background Screening Criterion Offenses:   Managing a Safe Sport environment is important to the U.S. Ski & Snowboard. Background screening of all U.S. Ski & Snowboard employees, member coaches, member officials and club volunteer members is ... Read More