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Programmes & Training

Level up your skiing and riding

Whatever your needs, there’s a programme for you at Mt Ruapehu!

From elite training for athletes aspiring to be NZ’s next Olympians with Team Ruapehu, to those who just want to hang with a new group of friends & get better on snow, there’s something for everyone.

Kids Programmes

For our mini shredders we have several options:

  • Kids Academy – Runs over the course of the season with options for alternate or every weekend – You can expect full day lessons with lunch provided.
  • Development Squad - The next step up from Academy focusing towards competitive skiing - options for alternate or every weekend over the season – full day lessons with lunch provided
  • Team Ruapehu – Competition focused coaching at the highest level – every weekend over the season – coaching for the full day
  • Holiday Crew – Runs from Monday to Friday over each week of the NZ school holidays – You can expect care from 0900 – 1400 each day.

We have something for riders of all abilities.

Your kids will make new friends, have heaps of fun & get to explore the whole mountain with the same group each weekend.

WHAKAPAPA:

Academy
Academy
Dev Squad
Dev Squad
TR Race
TR Race
Holiday Crew
Holiday Crew

TŪROA:

Academy
Academy
Dev Squad
Dev Squad
TR Freeride
TR Freeride
Holiday Crew
Holiday Crew

Adult Programmes

Join other like-minded people for lots of fun & laughter on programmes designed to progress your skiing and riding.

Week-long options available for your next big ski trip with Mens and Ladies' Weeks or alternating or full weekends for our regulars with Academy.

WKPP Adults
WKPP Adults
Tūroa Adults
Tūroa Adults

Instructor Training Programmes

Kickstart a whole new career! Learn to become a ski or snowboard instructor. Train for your NZSIA/SBINZ qualifications and teach at Mt Ruapehu!