Alpine & Nordic Skiing Opportunities (In Development)
Virtus International Skiing Opportunities
Virtus: World Intellectual Impairment Sport organizes Alpine and Nordic Skiing World Championships for high-performance skiers with intellectual impairment. As the US member of Virtus, Athletes Without Limits has the opportunity to recruit qualified US skiers and organize trips these events based on athlete interest and trip viability.
Athletes must meet the Virtus eligibility requirements described on our eligibility page. Please review eligibility guidelines and contact us if you know of any athletes who may be interested in competing in or aspiring to compete at a higher level in skiing.
- Upcoming Virtus Skiing Events:
(Cancelled) March 2020 Virtus Skiing WorldChampionships (Italy)
Bend, Oregon Based Nordic Skiing
Through a partnership with MBSEF Stevenson Youth Cross Country Ski Program opportunities are currently available for youth (ages 7-11) with Intellectual Impairment /Autism/Down Syndrome to learn to classic and skate ski at Mt. Bachelor with the added support of Athletes Without Limits (AWL Founder Barry Holman is one of the instructors). Please contact us if you know of any interested youth.
- 2019/2020 Winter Season Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center:
December 27-29, 2019: SYP Youth Winter Camp
Jan 4 – Mar 8, 2020: SYP Weekly Lessons 9:00 am – 10:30am