PFSA is a non profit (501(3)c) youth sports organization dedicated to the coaching and training of freestyle, freeriding and snowboarding athletes. We take great pride in developing strong well rounded skiers and boarders in the safest possible training e

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  1. Enter your EMAIL ONLY and click Sign in - via the "Begin Registration" button at bottom of page.
  2. A temporary password will be emailed to you
  3. Once logged in, you can change your password.
  4. Please follow all the step in the process through to completion so that we have your contact information on file for the upcoming season.  It is important to provide athlete and Parent contact information so that each receives important updates throughout the season as to meetings, competitions, practice updates (weather, etc.) and the like!!!  

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***PLEASE, PLEASE READ REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS BELOW***

  1. Enter parental / guardian contact information first. If there are two parents as contacts, please provide information for BOTH parents in the registration system.  Your login ID will save your family's information for registering in future years or additional athlete registrations.  If you have more than one child to register, the system will allow you to register each athlete individually, upon completion of the athlete's registration. Only Parent, Legal guardians or persons 18 years of age or older can enter information for this program or fill out the required forms.  If you are not at least 18 years old and you wish to register, you will need to have parents or guardians fill in the following forms.

  2. Please make sure to add ALL information related to athlete and parent alike.   This is important to ensure you are kept current as to program, and that you receive updates as to venues when traveling to comps.
  3. If you are having issues with registration please check to make sure that your "pop-up" blocker is turned off.
  4. When parent or athlete information is added online and submitted then select additional registration for each additional athlete and parent information.  You should receive an email notifying you of sign up.  NOTE: Please respond to this email so we can validate your information for updates.  Updating all requested information categories is important to ensure your athlete has the best PAFreestyle experience. 

NOTE:   If you encounter any issue during the registration process, or have a question about PA Freestyle, please feel free to contact Chris Juricich at CMJ149@outlook.com or 724-309-7418.

Important Information

  • PA Freestyle (PFSA) is only accepting online payments at this time.  
  • Additional information relating to the competitive programs can be found on the www.USSA.org and www.EasternFreestyle.org web sites for USSA Skiers, and www.USASA.org for Snowboarders.
  • Only Parent, Legal guardians or persons 18 years of age or older can enter information for this program or fill out the required forms.  If you are not at least 18 years old and you wish to register, you will need to have parents or guardians fill in the following forms.
  • The Young Gun program is designed for less experienced skiers, ages 8 and above, as of December 1 of the current season, with at least 2 to 3+ years of skiing experience, and for the athlete’s personal safety, be able to demonstrate to coaching staff that they can traverse the entire mountain, including all slopes, trails, terrain parks and lifts, comfortably and safely and without assistance, regardless of snow or weather conditions with skis and poles.
  • All Skiers are required to be USSA members (www.USSA.org) allowing for training and competition in USSA EQS or ECS Mogul, Slopestyle, Aerial events,
  • All Snowboarders are required to be USASA members (www.USASA.org)  so as to train for and compete in that program's organized events (Boarder Cross, Slopestyle, Pipe, etc.).  
  • All atheltes are required to be USSA members to ensure they are covered by the USSA's insurance. 
  • Athletes can register for both USSA and USASA, if they wish.  Contact the program's Program Director(s), the Board of Directors, or one of the other coaches for more details as to the right fit for your athlete(s).   
  • All athletes MUST wear a certified snowsport helmet, that is also approved by USSA.
  • The focus of the program is on improvement through increased skiing time as well as using an introduction Freestyle / Freeride while reinforcing skills and to have fun.  Our desire is to create a safe experience from which each athlete will develop an everlasting love of the sport whether or not they choose to pursue competitive skiing / boarding. This is not a ski school program, but one for experienced skiers / boarders.  If you have any questions as to this program please contact Reed Parian at 412-812-6117 or reed@ppmrealty.com.
  • Each PFSA athlete is required to take part in a minimum of one competitive event / venue (USSA and / or USASA) during the season.   Events / venues are held either at the local resort or within the competitive region with the intent to advance, over time, to higher level competition.    
  • Athletes are required to be involved and part of the team, including taking part in weekend and holiday camp training as often as possible (weather and health dependent).  
  • Photographs and videos will be taken during training of athletes for review and general distribution, including the web site and social media.    If skiers / boarders or parents do not wish to have these materials posted online contact PAFreestyle Staff and note that.    Postings in media from events is not under PFSA's control.   
  • It is requested that parents volunteer at least one of the team’s events (example: During Mogul Smack Down at the end of January or beginning of February each year, or USSA / Easternfreesytle States).
  • As part of the of membership dues for the 2019-2020 season $250 of each individual athlete’s registration fees is allocated to assist in funding the PAFreestyle Training Air Bag.   Each member will be issued 10 $25 tickets for a Ski Trip for Two to Heavenly Resort Lake a $3,500 value.   These tickets can be retained for personal use, or sold to friends, family or acquaintances.    Monies from the actual sale of these tickets can be retained by the payer or detonated to the program.   Tickets will be handed out during / prior to this season's Holiday Camp.  1,000 tickets in total will be issued with drawing to be held manually the evening of February 15, 2020. 

PA Freestyle 2019-2020 Program Registration

Welcome to the PA Freestyle's 2019 - 2020 program.

This is the registration for the 2019 - 2020 season with teams focusing on program approved events held in conjunction with the Eastern Region of USSA and USASA.  Coaching will only be available at certified / approved events.

In order to participate within this group the athlete must be a "registered member" with USSA.  To compete they must register as a competitor at thier age group.  To complete the registration process, please visit www.USSA.org to register there in conjunction with this registration.

This program is for athletes who are both NEW and Returning to program from previous seasons. In order to register, the athlete must be 8 years of age by December 1st, 2019.

Athletes who are new to program will be subject to a "Try Out" the first weekend of the program to ensure that their skiing abilities are appropriate for a competitive based program.  Athlete who do not complete the try are entitled to a refund of their program fee less a $100 administrative fee for the try out.  PA Freestyle cannot refund USSA or USASA membership fees.

Athletes registering with the intent of competiting at the A Level or in OPEN events must first seek the approval of the Program Director. 


ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITY AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY The Pennsylvania Freestyle Ski Association is a Snowsports association provides a variety of activities for its member athletes through the membership year (November 15 through November 14).   Snowsport activities are, to a varying degree, hazardous.  By making application for membership, I/we voluntarily assume all the risks involved.  By assuming all risks involved, I/we agree to not hold Pennsylvania Freestyle Ski Association / PA Freestyle, its officers or Board Members, organizers or coordinators liable for any accident or injury resulting from participation in PFSA related activity. I/we have read this release in full and understand it, and hereby apply / renew for membership in the Pennsylvania Freestyle Ski Association.

No athlete will be able to participate in PA Freestyle related activities unless athlete is paid in full and waivers are agreed upon by parent(s) / guardian(s).   By completing this online registration parent(s) / guardian(s) are agreeing to PA Freestyle's  SPORTS INSURANCEPHOTO RELEASE and Emergency Action Protocol for their minor and themselves.

 

When registering please choose the athletes primary discipline:

Board/Ski Cross- Racing through a course with obstacles side by side with your competitors. For Snowboard only- Giant Slalom and Slalom training

Freeski/Slopestyle- Ski Only- Skiing on jumps, rails, boxes, and halfpipe. Competing in a closed course format- best of two runs.

Freestyle/Mogul- Ski Only- Primary Focus is skiing through a course of bumps being judged on time, turns, and maneuver. This segment of the team also participates in Aerial events.

Snowboard- Snowboarding on jumps, rails, boxes, and halfpipe. Competing in a closed course format- best of two runs.

Young Guns- is for skiers and snowboarders who are ages 8-10.Prospective athletes are expected to have at least 2 years of on-slope experience and will learn to take their skiing/snowboarding from flat to feature improving their riding through the learning of freestyle.

USASA Age Groups-

Grommet (8-9) Menehune (10-11)

Breakers (12-13) Youth (14-15) Juniors (16-17)

Jams (18-22),

The following age categories are recognized by the USASA for both men and women, snowboarders and skiers in Rail Jam & *Banked Slalom

9 & Under 10 to 13 14 & Over Open Class

USSA / Eastern Freestyle Age Groups:  Age classifications are determined by the competitor’s age as of December 1 of the competition season. Age groups are as follows:

·       Veteran: 21 years and older

·       Seniors: 19 and 20 years-old          

·       U19: 17 and 18 years-old                 

·       U17: 15 and 16 years-old                   

·       U15: 13 and 14 years-old                   

·       U13: 11 and 12 years-old                   

·       U11:  9 and 10 years-old     

·       U9:  7 and 8 years-old           

Additional information relating to the competitive programs can be found on the www.USSA.org www.usasa.org and www.EasternFreestyle.org 

        

Base Cost: $1,350.00

Opened: 09/05/2019