WVBBTS Snowboard is a full-spectrum training program designed for young athletes age 5 through 24 who participate and compete in all levels of snowboarding. We provide a progressive sequence of unique training opportunities that develops technically strong snowboarders and builds proper acrobatic skills, as well as all-around athletics on snowboard. We pride ourselves on providing superior coaching and train in a fun and safe environment conducive to success.

WVBBTS Snowboard programs are a unique opportunity for young people to be involved in the exciting sport of snowboarding. This winter, training will take place at Waterville Valley Ski Resort and the Snow’s Mountain training venue at the Academy. Our daily training will be held at Waterville Valley Resort.

The Junior and Senior snowboard programs are for snowboarders ages 10 and older who compete in regional USASA competitions throughout the Northeast, with hopes of making it to the USASA National Championships. Our training venues at Waterville Valley Resort include the nationally recognized Exhibition Terrain Park, serviced by its own Poma lift, training lane space on World Cup, World Cup extensions, High Country, and the Boardercross course on Exhibition extension.  The program also has use of the the Thomas Barbeau Training Center and Phil’s Hill BagJump Training Center, located on the Waterville Valley Academy campus.

Snowboard Race Team: Training lane space on World Cup, World Cup extensions, High Country, and the Boardercross course on Exhibition extension

Freestyle: On Snow at WV Parks

Training: Snow’s Mountain Venue (Phil’s Hill Training Center and the Thomas Barbeau Training Center)

We look forward to working with each individual athlete. Our qualified coaches and staff will help each athlete set goals for the season and will assess them personally in order to create an individualized training plan. Here at WVBBTS, we are dedicated to supporting all athletes in any way possible so they can maximize their individual potential.

2019/2020 Senior (Ages 15 and Up)  Program Fees: $2,503

2019/2020 Junior (Ages 10-14) Program Fees: $2,184


Tim McLaughlin

Snowboard Program Director

WVBBTS Snowboard Director, Tim McLaughlin is a 2009 graduate of Plymouth State University.  He previously served as the Program Director for two years from 2014-2016. Prior to that, Tim was a WVBBTS/SEF snowboard coach for five years and spent one year as a snowboard coach at Proctor Academy.  Tim has coached athletes in USASA, Rev Tour and US Open competitions along with a US Snowboard Team Project Gold Camp.
Tim may be reached at tmclaughlin@wvbbts.org