Demarest Ski Club 2015-16  

Adviser:              Michael Carcich -
Co-Adviser:         Ryan Steffner -

Download Ski Club Permission Slip below:  

Preseason Notes:

 1.  In order to attend ski club activities, you must join the ski club.  To join the ski club you must bring the following items to room B-204 by December 11th.

        a)  Physical and Health Questionnaire packet - TURNED INTO THE NURSE
            b)  The permission form completed and signed by your parent or guardian.
            c)  A check or cash for $15 made payable to NVRHS Ski Club.
            d)  Must pay the Club/Sport Activity Fee (if not already paid)school requirement

 2.  All skiers must sign-up for the weekend trip on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday preceding the Saturday or Sunday trip. Sign-ups are held in room B204 after school only.  Skiers must bring a $20 check or cash made payable to NVRHS Ski Club the time of sign-ups to cover the cost of the bus.  FIRST COME FIRST SERVE for a seat on the bus!!!!  There are NO REFUNDS after Wednesday.  You can try to sell your seat on the bus to someone else to get your money back.  

3.  Weather permitting, all trips will be held provided that at least 40 skiers sign-up for the trip by Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 PM.  If this number is not met, the trip will be canceled.

       *  Please check the ski club website the MORNING OF THE TRIP to check the status of the trip ifthere is inclement weather.

       **Go to WWW.NVNET.ORG, click the DEMAREST HS link (left), then click ACADEMICS, then CLUBS & ACTIVITIES link (left), then click the SKI CLUB link.
                -  Check the ANNOUNCEMENTS link to see if the trip is canceled.

4.  The lift money will be collected on the day of the trip on the bus.  Please bring the amount for the lift ticket IN CASH ONLY. Please have the EXACT AMOUNT for the lift ticket.  Refer to the trip information form for dates and lift ticket amounts.

5.  Lessons and rental equipment are available at an additional cost.  Prices are listed for each trip on the trip information form.  All skiers who wish to rent equipment or take lessons should inform the ski club advisers at sign-ups and again on the bus when lift money is collected.  All skiers who wish to rent equipment MUST bring a credit card on the trip.  The number will be given to the rental people as a deposit in the event  the equipment isdamaged or stolen.  The number is destroyed at the time that the equipment  is returned.

6.  For Saturday and Sunday trips, skiers should arrive at NVRHS no later than 6:40 AM on the morning of the ski trip. The bus will leave promptly at 7:00 AM.  The bus will depart the ski resort at 3:30 PM. Skiers should arrive back at the designated spot for the bus by 3:15 PM. Lateness will not be tolerated and will result in the skier not being permitted to attend the next ski trip.  The bus will arrive back at NVRHS at 6:00   PM.  Please arrange for pick-up in advance.  PLEASE TELL YOUR PARENTS TO PARK IN THE DESIGNATED PARKING SPOTS, NOT ALONG THE SIDE OF THE SCHOOL WHERE THE BUS HAS TO PARK.

Rules and Regulations

1.  Please carry identification on you at all times. Follow the instructions of the trip leader and ski patrol.

2.  Ski with a buddy.  If an accident occurs contact the SKI PATROL.  Tell the first aid people your name and the name of your group.  Ask them to contact your group leader and make sure that you know the names of your bus chaperones.

3.  Drugs and alcohol are strictly prohibited. Consequences will be determined according to school policy.

4.  Remember the Skier’s Responsibility Code:

-  Always stay in control, and be able to stop or avoid other people or objects.
-  People ahead of you have the right ofway.  It is your responsibility to avoid them.
-  You must not stop where you obstruct a trail, or are not visible from above.
-  Whenever starting downhill or mergingi nto a trail look uphill and yield to others.
-  Always use devices to help prevent runrunaway equipment.
-  Observe all posted signs and warnings.  Keep off closed trails and out of closed  areas.
-  Prior to using any lift, you must have knowledge and ability to load, ride, and unload safety.
-  Be safety conscious.
-  Use your common sense at all times while skiing.

Remember to check the website for trip dates, locations, and status!!!

*  Go to WWW.NVNET.ORG, click the DEMAREST HS link (left), then click ACADEMICS, then CLUBS & ACTIVITIES link (left), then click the SKI CLUB link.
-  Check the ANNOUNCEMENTS link to see if the trip is canceled.