Designed for skiers ages 4-18, this program is affordable, fun and features training as well as competitions throughout the high country region. Training is on Friday nights and/or Saturday mornings with optional races held on weekends at Appalachian Ski Mtn., Beech Mtn Resort, and Sugar Mountain. Appalachian Race Team is a growing community of racers, parents and friends who enjoy skiing and sharing information, ideas, photos and building a team spirit.

2024 High Country Junior Race Series

  • January 7 — Appalachian Ski Mtn.
  • January 21 — Sugar Mountain
  • January 28 — Beech Mountain Resort
  • February 4 — Appalachian Ski Mtn.
  • February 11 — Beech Mountain Resort
  • March 3 — Sugar Mountain – Championship

For more info, please visit the Race Team website:

2023-24 App Cup Series

The Appalachian Cup Race Series is a skiing & snowboarding race program for middle and high school students. This is a recreational series, open to riders of intermediate ability and up. Races will be held on Wednesday evenings at 6pm with the final race on Saturday, March 12. Practices begin Jan 10th.

The format for the races will be the best out of two runs. Ski and snowboard divisions are offered for both male and female. Be a part of this exciting new race series at App Ski Mtn. 


January 10, 17, 24, 31
February 7, 14, 21, 28
March 9 (Finals)

Rick Crisler (980) 241-9043
or the French Swiss Ski College (828) 295-9311