Alpine Athlete Membership
It’s important your athlete has the correct membership for his/her sport. Please review the options below and the Alpine Membership & Benefits outline to determine which membership is best for your child.
SafeSport and Background Screening Requirements
U.S. Ski & Snowboard members who are turning 18 years of age during the season or older who are in regular contact with or in a position of authority over athletes are required to complete periodic background screening and annual SafeSport training prior to being issued a U.S. Ski & Snowboard membership. (Short term members and some alpine masters are excluded)
Option 1 - General Membership: AGE 0-17 // PRICE $30
The U.S. Ski & Snowboard general membership is a great option for your athlete to train with his/her club throughout the season. However, the general membership does not allow for competition in U.S. Ski & Snowboard sanctioned events.
Option 2 - Non-Scored Athlete Membership: AGE 14-24 // PRICE $100
The Non-Scored Athlete membership provides access to all levels of U.S. Ski & Snowboard scored and non-scored competitions at the local, divisional, regional and national level. However, as the name implies it does not include access to the U.S. Ski & Snowboard points list.
Option 3 – Competitor Membership:
The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Competitor membership includes participation in U.S. Ski & Snowboard sanctioned events and scoring to the national points list for scored events. You may upgrade your child to a competitor membership for his/her age class by calling Member Services on 435.647.2666. The $30 paid for the general membership and any applicable division dues will be applied to the upgrade. Additional division dues may apply.
Alpine Competitor U12 & under: AGE 0-11 // PRICE $75
Alpine Competitor U14: AGE 12-13 // PRICE $100
Alpine Competitor U16 & over: AGE 14 and over // PRICE $170
Option 4 - Alpine Adaptive Competitor: AGE 0-100 // PRICE $80
The adaptive athlete membership is available to athletes of all ages who are competing in U.S. Ski & Snowboard Alpine or Adaptive Alpine events for national points. FIS license required for Alpine FIS events and IPC license required for IPC sanctioned events.
Option 5 - Alpine Master: AGE 18 and over // PRICE $125
The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Masters membership gives alpine athletes over the age of 18 access to alpine masters events, including Masters Championships and its qualifying events. This membership is perfect for adult athletes who are interested in competing with other adults domestically. Required for alpine masters FIS registration.
Option 6 - Alpine Master w/Requirements: AGE 18 and over // PRICE $150
The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Masters membership gives alpine athletes over the age of 18 access to alpine masters events, including Masters Championships and its qualifying events. This membership is perfect for adult athletes who are interested in competing with other adults domestically. Required for alpine masters FIS registration. Applicable for those in a position of authority over athletes or in regular contact with athletes.
Option 7 – Short-Term Membership: AGE 0-17 // PRICE $30/day
U.S. Ski & Snowboard short-term memberships are designed for those 17 and under who wish to participate in a single event. Short-term memberships are available for all sports.
Short-Term Membership Guidelines:
- Short-term memberships are $30 per day and may be purchased for up to five consecutive days
- Limit of two short-term membership purchases permitted per person per season
- Additional participation will require an upgrade to regular membership
- The amount previously paid for the short-term memberships will be applied towards the upgrade during the same season
- Additional Short-Term memberships must be purchased directly through Member Services
- Please purchase your additional short-term membership up to 24 hours prior to the event
If you are still unsure of which membership to purchase please contact your child’s coach or club for directions. Or contact Member Services:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Chat: http://my.ussa.org/membership/start
- Phone: 435.647.2666