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Locals Programme

Calling all future freeride champs! The Freeride Locals Programme is for young skiers & snowboarders wanting to start training & competing in local big mountain events.

The Locals Programme is for independent young skiers or snowboarders who are still at school & wanting to progress in freeride/big mountain competitive riding. This programme is tailored directly towards athletes who have just decided to specialise in freeride, looking towards graduating to the National Programme within the next couple of seasons.

Locals Programme athletes will be looking to compete in local freeride events like Piki Maunga Rangitahi & the NZ Junior Nationals. Our Cardrona Freeride Squad coaches will guide you through each event, right at your side as you look to achieve your freeride goals this winter season!

Days per week:

2-3 days, Friday-Sunday

Programme length:

Full season (15 weeks)


Airshed, strength training, gymnastics, transport*



*Contact us for information about programme add-ons, pricing & to register for the upcoming winter season.

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