How do I become a member?

1) USSA Age Class re-alignment is incorporated as PARA membership classes. The resulting class structure is outlined: • U10 - 2006 or later • U12 - 2004, 2005 • U14 - 2002, 2003 • U16 - 2000, 2001 • U18 - 1998, 1999 • U21 - 1995, 1995, 1997

How can you get nominated for the Sheibley Award?

Nominations are open for the Sheibley Awards which is awarded annually and presented on the last day of the PA Cup Finals. Nominees are accepted from any PARA member who seeks to recognize an outstanding U18 or U21 racer. Evaluation is not based on athletic achievement; but instead, nominees are evaluated upon excellence in the following:

How do I find information about AO Timing?

Last year's note from Fred, this article will be updated when Fred provides current info. In the meantime, many valuable links are below. Dear AO Timing coordinators, Today, it's snowing hard and wet here in Pennsylvania! A great morning to think about ski racing.

What is a Single Pole Slalom?

With the advent of single pole slalom for the 2009-10 racing season, there are many questions regarding the proper use and interpretation of the new rules.