There were smiles all around as SMGS students kicked off the 2020 Wednesday snowsports program at Perisher Resort.
This year the program will run for ten weeks for all Year 3 to 11 students. Students had a range of snowsports disciplines to choose from including snowboarding, skiing, cross country skiing and for the first time backcountry skiing.
Elite Snowsports Academy
SMGS renowned Elite Snowsports Academy started training early Monday morning. The ESA student-athletes train five mornings a week on the mountain with study sessions occurring in the evenings.
With this year’s program being the biggest to date, new staff joined an already highly experienced support and operations team.
This year’s ESA staff team includes:
ESA Co-ordinator – Annabel Elliot
ESA Academic Supervisor – Laura Tibbetts
ESA Supervisor – Andrew Heath
ESA Supervisor – Hayden Lawn
ESA Supervisor – Chris Painter
We are incredibly thankful to all those who have worked so hard to ensure this year’s snowsports programs were able to proceed.