The school enters one or two teams of 5 experienced skiers in the North Island Secondary Schools Ski Championships held at Turoa in September. (Dates to be confirmed for 2017)
Students are initially asked to provide a "skiing c.v." and teams will be selected from those with gate and racing experience.
3-day event, racing through gates
Day 1. Individually timed
Day 2. Paired racing on a dual slalom course
Day 3. Back-up day
Girls supply their own gear.
$500 per skier approximately (after team selection) for the competition and ski passes. Travel, accommodation and food are additional.