SUMMER CAMPS 2010
Woodward at Copper is the first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboard camp on the planet with a focus on terrain park and pipe progression. The 20,000 sq ft Woodward at Copper Barn gives campers access to Snowflex® jumps, foam pits, a spring floor, fly-bed trampolines and indoor skateboard features. In the winter, Woodward at Copper offers Winter Camp Days, One Hit Wonder, Drop-In, Skate-only and Private Sessions. In the summer, week-long overnight camps are also offered, including the all-new Woodward at Copper Skate and Cheer Camps. For a virtual tour of The Barn, program details, videos, pictures and more, visit www.WoodwardatCopper.com.
NEW for Summer 2010 at Woodward at Copper
Cheer and Skate Camps
Woodward at Copper is pleased to offer Cheer and Skateboard camps for summer 2010. As far as the new Cheer Camp goes – Woodward at Copper knows you come here to learn and improve as a cheerleader, but they also know you want to have fun, make new friends and have new experiences…all in a camp setting, and it is our mission to help you realize those goals.
Like to skateboard? During a week-long Skate Camp at Woodward at Copper, you get access to morning and afternoon skate sessions in the Barn with many separate and unique skate features, skate trips to various skate parks around Colorado, as well as evening skate sessions.
Don’t be left out when all your friends are stomping their fresh new tricks. Woodward at Copper now has its very own airbag on the snow, completing the next step in the progression. Take off on a real snow wedge and land softly on 14,400 cubic feet of cushion. The airbag sessions are included in the price of Summer Camps.
Summer Weeklong Camps:
A typical day during a Woodward at Copper summer camp will include skiing on-snow at Copper’s summer version of the Catalyst terrain park in the morning (Colorado’s only on-snow summer terrain park), Barn sessions in the afternoon and evening, and many additional recreational activities including skate tours, go-carts, create-a-skate, music, rock climbing, hiking and much more. Campers will live and eat at Copper’s EDGE building, which is located right next to the slopes and right down the road from the Barn.
Day Camps: Campers will engage in camp from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Day camp prices include lift ticket and lunch; does not include lodging or morning and evening meals.
Overnight Camps: Campers will live and eat in Copper’s EDGE building, which is located right next to the slopes and minutes away from the Barn. The EDGE includes a dining facility and common area for activities. Overnight campers will engage in camp from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Overnight camp prices include lift ticket, lodging, all training sessions and 3 meals a day.
2010 Summer Camp Sessions*
June 17 – 20 Session # 1
The first week of Woodward at Copper summer camp will be geared towards adults, women and competitive teams. Athletes will be coached; however there will be no overnight counselors or Copper activities during this Session. Price: Day Camp = $699; Overnight Camp = $849.
June 20 - 26 Session # 2
Sessions # 2 is sponsored by Signal Snowboards, Orage Outerwear and Icelantic Skis, and will include pro athletes and guest coaches: Matt Hammer, Spencer Link, Matt Guess, Jake Olson-Elm, Nick Brewer, McRae Williams, Alex Albers, Jeremy Brown, and John Peot. This session is open for participants aged 10-18 and will include the complete summer camp offering with counselors and all Copper activities. Price: Day Camp = $1399; Overnight Camp = $1799.
June 27 – July 3 Session # 3
Session # 3 is sponsored by Full Tilt Ski Boots, Line Skis, Gnu Snowboards, Sessions Outerwear and Smith Optics, and will include pro athletes and guest coaches: Maribeth Swetkoff, Bryn Valaika, Forest Bailey, Nate Farrell, Matt Walker and Tim Humphreys. This session is open for participants aged 10-18 and will include the complete summer camp offering with counselors and all Copper activities. Price: Day Camp = $1399; Overnight Camp = $1799.
July 7 – 10 Session # 4
Session # 4 is sponsored by Burton, with visiting pro Brock Waring. Session # 4 is a shortened week, and is open for participants aged 10-18 and includes the complete summer camp offerings with counselors and Copper activities. Price: Day Camp = $749; Overnight Camp = $949.
July 11 – 17 Session # 5
Session # 5 is sponsored by Rome Snowboard Design Syndicate, Dragon Optics, and Atomic Skis, and will include pro athletes and guest coaches: Leanne Pelosi, Ryan Thompson, Madison Ellsworth, Eric Pollard and Chris Benchetler. This session is open for participants aged 10-18 and will include the complete summer camp offering with counselors and all Copper activities. Price: Day Camp = $1299; Overnight Camp = $1699.
July 18 – 24 Session # 6
Session # 6 is sponsored by K2 Skis and K2 Snowboards, and will include pro athletes and guest coaches: Andy Mahre, Seth Morrison, JT Holmes, Gretchen Bleiler and Celia Miller. This session is open for participants aged 10-18 and will include the complete summer camp offering with counselors and all Copper activities. Price: Day Camp = $1299; Overnight Camp = $1699.
July 25 – 28 Session # 7
Session # 4 is sponsored by Sims Snowboards and will include pro athletes and guest coaches: Bryan Daino, Erich Dummer, Seth Hill and possibly Steve Fisher. Session # 7 is Grom Week, a shortened session open for the smaller shredders out there (participants aged 8 – 12) and will include the complete summer camp offering with counselors and all Copper activities. Price: Day Camp = $599; Overnight Camp = $799.
Summer camps can be booked by calling a Copper Mountain Vacation Specialist at 866-534-7444, The Barn at 970-968-3400, The Cage 970-968-3096, or by visiting www.WoodwardatCopper.com.
*Subject to change. Camp prices do not include transportation to or from Woodward at Copper, applicable taxes, fees, or surcharges.
Summer Daily sessions – The Woodward at Copper Barn is open this summer with the following daily sessions:
June 14 through July 31
The Barn features the following progression tools:
Gym Cross Zone
Snow Skate Zone
Clothing and Gear
On Snow - Proper winter attire for outdoor spring/summer conditions (outerwear, goggles or sunglasses that protect the eyes, gloves, insulation/layering pieces, socks, face masks, neck warmers, bandanas), ski or snowboard equipment (skis, snowboards, boots, bindings).
Gym Cross zone - Proper gym clothing (sweats, layering pieces, shorts, etc) is recommended for the Gym Cross zone which includes the trampolines, tumble track, foam pits and the spring floor.
Snow/Skate zone - When participants are inside the Snowflex® zone, it is recommended that all skin should be covered by clothing or outerwear (long sleeves, long pants are mandatory and light gloves are recommended).
Helmets - All Woodward at Copper participants, in The Barn and on the snow, will be required to wear helmets.
Elbow and Knee Pads - required for all participants under the age of 18 when using any of The Barn’s skate-lite features. Wrist guards are also recommended.
ONE HIT WONDER Session
The One Hit Wonder is a 1 hour and 45 minute hands-on introductory session designed to familiarize and help guests become comfortable with the trampolines, foam pits, Snowflex®, and other features in The Barn. This session will teach you the key techniques to help you progress faster and safer using the equipment and features in the Barn. Helmets, loose clothing and long sleeves are required – jeans are not permitted. The One Hit Wonder is available to anyone 8 yrs-and-up with intermediate or higher skiing/riding skills and is required for anyone who would like to participate in a Drop-In session. One Hit Wonder sessions run on Saturdays only in the summer at 2, 4 and 6 p.m.
Drop-In Sessions last just under 2 hours and are a time when skiers and riders can work on what they want, using The Barn to focus on the trampolines, jumps, and rails, or using the spring floor for stretching and tumbling. Guests will not have designated coaches during the Drop-In Sessions, but all features in The Barn will be supervised. Helmets are required for the Snowflex® and Skatelite features. Drop-In Sessions are open to anyone who has completed a One Hit Wonder, Summer Camp, or Camp Day session. They are offered on Saturdays only in the summer at 2, 4, and 6 p.m.
Skate Only Sessions allow skaters, BMX riders and inline skaters to session The Barn's bowls, mini-ramps, and street skate area. No introductory session is required and is available to guests of all ages. Helmets are required for all participants; elbow and knee pads are required for those under the age of 18. These sessions are offered on Saturdays only in the summer from 2 - 8 p.m.
PRIVATE Sessions – price per session = $99 (up to 6 people); $35 per additional person.
During these hour and forty-five minute long sessions participants will work on whatever it is they would like. Woodward at Copper coaches are trained on everything from beginner techniques to the most advanced tricks. Every participant must complete a One Hit Wonder Session before booking a private lesson. These sessions are offered on Saturdays only in the summer from 2 - 8 p.m.
"This marks a new time for Copper," said Pete Woods, Director of Marketing at Copper. "We are staking our ground nationally and charging forward with a creative environment to bring the most progressive ski and snowboard learning techniques to athletes and our guests. For us, it is all about giving guests the choice to step out of their daily routines and do something different. Woodward at Copper is completely unexpected and designed to offer Copper's guests a fresh experience."
"This is the most innovative single project that Woodward has ever been involved with," stated Gary Ream, Camp Woodward's President. "Bringing more than 20 years experience in action sports to Copper's awesome mountain location will be both exciting and impacting. This new facility will provide the opportunity for snowboarders and freeskiers, both beginner and elite, to reach levels, previously unattainable. Progression now has a new timeline!"
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