Academy News – Dec 13, 17

Hello all,

Those that have been up at the hill know that the snow has been good, and now this new natural stuff will make it even nicer. On Friday we re-open for the season, Pinnault and Paradise will be open along with the carpet area. Saturday, we will add Clifford to the mix, so 3 chairs and 3.5 runs . Snow-making is working hard on both sides and we can expect Marshall early next week , followed by Skyline around Xmas.

  • The Performance programs begin this weekend, Clayton is looking for a snowboard inst/ coach. This is a cool program that will give you 15 days of work  and we need a cool guy or girl to work it contact Clayton


  • Xmas program, Dec 26th  to 30th  2hrs in the morning and 2 hrs in afternoon, sign up at the cage in pro room. Classes go 3, 4 or 5 days . We always need people for privates and program.

  • Still looking for a few more committed private lesson instructors to be in our reservations book. See or email to get info , we do want some younger people to teach kids , so if your new don’t worry you’ll get lots of work and learn as you go.


  • All Mountain program will be running a Program specific training on Saturday January 6th and Sunday January 7th form 10:00-12:00 AM and 1:00 to 3:00 PM.

Come out, get in some runs with our new supervisors Eva Margo-Dermer and Josh Cassidy McDowell.

We plan to review some class management, teaching techniques, along with discussing some changes we will be implementing to improve the service we provide to our customers.

Look forward to seeing you all. If you are a new instructor with Fortune Academy or a returning instructor who would like to instruct in the All Mountain program please come out and join us.

We have a number of incomplete instructors, people that have not yet graced us with their presence, I encourage you to get here to complete the process. As we will soon be assigning classes . if you are not on a list, we won’t need you.

All for now


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