Winter Programs Registration

Green Mountain Academy was founded in 2014 for one very important reason; creating opportunities for dedicated youth athletes to excel in their sport. GMA remains Northern Vermont's premier coach founded, member centered freeski and snowboard education club.


GMA is a US Ski & Snowboard certified club applying the most advanced coaching techniques developed by leading sport science experts. This training system was developed from many years of research with training guidelines for each phase of childhood development. It has been proven that athletes who follow this long term athlete development system have a much higher success rate with fewer injuries. 





GMA Ski & Snowboard Programs

All programs and teams are offered as ski or snowboard.

Comp/Elite Team (Ages 10-17) 

The comp team is our highest level of riders and our most dedicated and competitive athletes.  This team trains weekends and midweek sessions and attends competitions regularly.  These athletes attend off-season training and take winter preparation seriously.  On snow volume is offset by ample rest and recovery and off snow conditioning.  These skiers and riders are committed to be the very best in their sport and work hard to make their dreams a reality.  Regional training and competition travel expected.   GMA club membership included.

December 1st - March 28th

Tuesday-Friday 9-3:30,  Weekends 8:30-3:00 

Half Day Training $750/one day per week

Full Day Training $1,440/one day per week

(Epic Pass Required)

Snowboard and Freeskiing Team (Ages 8-17)

The GMA Snowboard and Freeskiing team trains all disciplines and begins to focus in on freestyle progressions, goal setting, and competition preparation.  Groups are delineated based on pace, maturity, and competition focus.  

These kids rule the parks, piste, and the powder!

GMA club membership included.

December 1 - March 28, 8:30-3:00

Full Day $1,350

1/2 Day Friday $700

(Stowe Pass Required)


Backcountry Freeride Team (Ages 10-17)

The BC Freeride team starts with all mountain fundamentals on piste 20% of the time.  This program trains in the park 20% of the time, and spends 40% Off Piste and the woods with 20% of the overall program dedicated to Backcountry safety, touring and education.   Goals include IFSA competition and backcountry trips and travel. This group can be seen shredding steeps all over Stowe and surrounding mountains. 

GMA club membership included.

December 2- March 28

Full Days $1350

1/2 Day $700

(Stowe pass & Touring gear required)

Jr. Development Snowboard & Ski Programs (Ages 6-9) 

 Junior Development is a program for our youngest athletes to gain introduction and instruction to all disciplines.  These kids focus on fundamental learning, guided discovery, mountain exploration, terrain park etiquette and basic techniques and skills that will allow their riding to progress as they grow.  These kids can choose to compete or continue to build their skill for the future.  GMA club membership included.

December 4 - March 14

Full Day Training $1075 

(Stowe Pass Required)



Additional Programs Options

Drop-in* (GMA membership required)

Athletes not scheduled adding a day of training or competing

Training Day $100

Training 1/2 Day $50

Competition  Day $50

*Drop-in rates apply to pre-existing training sessions only*


Private Coaching

Private & Semi-Private Lessons available for skiers and snowboarders Age 5+.  A Valid USSA membership and GMA membership is required to book our coaches for private training sessions.  Want to get acquainted to our programs or looking for an edge up on you training?  Private lessons provide the most intense coaching environment where the athlete and coach work 1v1 to help the athlete meet their needs.  

1 athlete private $60/hr

Semi-private (2+ athletes) $40/hr each


Club Membership

A GMA membership is required to participate in any training or competition with our groups.  GMA Membership is included with any full day program.  Membership costs $250 and allows access to private lessons, drop ins when available, competition coaching, and private training sessions for athletes not enrolled full time.



All GMA programs require USSA basic membership and lift tickets/passes. Memberships, lift tickets, passes, travel expenses, or other costs are not included. Schedule and pricing subject to change without notice. Prices shown are cash/check only, all credit/debit transactions include a 3% convenience fee. All programs require payment in full or a $500 deposit and/or subscription/payment plan due October 15, 2020.

Athletes must have Epic reservations for all days scheduled with GMA. 

GMA Program registrations are for 20/21 have closed.  

Thank You! Some select spots remain.

Please contact director with any questions.