Ski Swap

Posted on October 3, 2014 at 7:41pm by Sean Miller Comments Off on Ski Swap

Bring your old gear or come looking for something your racer needs. During dryland this Saturday, October 4th, CARV will host the ski swap. It is quite informal with anyone that has items to sell grabbing some table space and handling all sales directly with anyone interested. NOTE: Earlier we had planned to also do…

Ski Tuning Page Updated With Videos

Posted on September 27, 2014 at 1:39am by CARV Comments Off on Ski Tuning Page Updated With Videos

For 2014-2015 the board members got together to revamp the ski tuning page. You can find the new page under tips and info -> Ski Tuning. The new page now includes detailed instructions and video on how to properly sharpen and wax your skis. Most of the instructions pertain to U10 and U12. U14 and…

Newsletter for the 2014-2015 Season

Posted on September 19, 2014 at 6:10pm by CARV Comments Off on Newsletter for the 2014-2015 Season

Welcome back to another season of Ski Racing at Chicopee! IMPORTANT DATES ON THE SKI RACING CALENDAR FOR FALL.. 1/. Start of Dryland Training…Sat Sept 20, 10:00am to Noon 2/. Ski Race Boot Fitting Tips from Head Coach John MacDonald….Sat Sept 27, 10:00, during Dryland 3/. CARV Racers Tailgate Ski Swap..Sat Oct 4, 10:00am to…

Mark Your Calendar

Posted on September 10, 2014 at 12:45am by CARV Comments Off on Mark Your Calendar

Time to update those calendars, sync your mobile devices, and start planning for the season. * denotes a tentative date September Dry land – starts 20th from 10am-12 October 4th – Tailgate ski swap during dryland 11th – No dry land 25th – Ski tuning clinic during dryland November 1st and 8th – Level 1…

Dry Land Training

Posted on September 10, 2014 at 12:14am by CARV Comments Off on Dry Land Training

Dry land begins on September 20 at 10 am-12. Every Saturday until November 15th, racers are welcome to come out and get fit for the season. It is a great chance to get to know your teams too. Be sure to dress for the weather (think layers) and bring a water bottle for hydration. There…

New General Forum and Buy and Sell Forum for 2014/2015

Posted on August 22, 2014 at 12:25am by CARV Comments Off on New General Forum and Buy and Sell Forum for 2014/2015

New for the 2014/2015 CARV has added two new forums. We added two forums but will add more as necessary. There is a general forum for discussions related to Chicopee racing and another for buying and selling ski equipment. To use the forum click on the Forum link from the top of the page. Register…

Workouts for Adults During Kids Dryland Training

Posted on August 22, 2014 at 12:15am by CARV Comments Off on Workouts for Adults During Kids Dryland Training

New for this year we are going to have workouts for adults during kids dryland training. Workouts will be unstructured and will consist of running and/or MTB/Cycling. CARV will be providing more information to parents during the first dry land training. We are going to have running/cycling starting from beginner to advanced. Please speak with…

NEW for 2014/2015 Image Uploader

Posted on August 22, 2014 at 12:02am by CARV Comments Off on NEW for 2014/2015 Image Uploader

New for this year you will be able to upload your pictures to the CARV website. You can do this by going to the photos page where you will see a form to upload pictures. You can upload individual pictures which will then be approved by the administrators. Typically you will see your picture appear…

Get ready for 2014/2015!

Posted on August 20, 2014 at 1:02am by CARV Comments Off on Get ready for 2014/2015!

With summer’s end in sight and dryland training starting up at the end of September, don’t forget to come back to this website for latest news, events, and information. Also, check out our new forums, with Buy & Sell and General sections. More sections will be added as needed.

2012-2013: Season In Review

Posted on April 4, 2013 at 5:11pm by acostabile Comments Off on 2012-2013: Season In Review

In December, we were all concerned that the 2012/2013 ski season was going to be a duplicate of the very poor season last year.  However, January turned cold and it was a great ski season right through until March break. Ski A Thon was a great success with 68 participants. The dual slalom course proved…