2003 Get Better—Now: Clinic Cornucopia

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If you can't get away for a week, or want to add some instruction to your ski vacation, here are some two-, three- and four-day opportunities throughout the country to improve your skiing skills.

Steeps Camp
Snowbird, Utah
When Jan. 29-Feb. 3, March 26-30
Contact 801-933-2171
Cost $688
Ability Intermediate and above
What You Get 4-day lift ticket, welcome reception, breakfast, dinner, coaching by sponsored athletes and PSIA instructors, video analysis, equipment demo, rope and harness skills, avalanche safety equipment use.

Extremely Canadian Freeskiing Clinics
Whistler/Blackcomb, B.C.
When Dec. 14-April 27 (Every Monday-Tuesday, Thursday-Friday, Saturday-Sunday)
Cost $225 U.S.
Contact 800-938-9656; www.extremelycanadian.com
Ability Adventurous advanced intermediates and above
What You Get Guided coaching
all around Whistler/Blackcomb, liftline priority, video analysis, après-ski party and a T-shirt.

Mogul Camp
Killington, Vt.
When Jan. 4-5, Feb. 1-2, March 1-2, 29-30
Contact 800-621-6867
Cost $195
Ability Intermediate and above
What You Get 2-day lift ticket, 5 hours of coaching per day from Perfect Turn Pros and competition coaches on the largest double blackdiamond complex in the East.

Women's Seminars
Breckenridge, Colo.
When Jan. 13-15, Feb. 27-March 2
Contact 970-496-7534
Cost 3-day $579, 4-day $658
Ability 3-day novice, 4-day intermediate
What You Get Lift tickets, dinner out on the town, lunch, après-ski, yoga, video analysis and workshops on the physiology of women and proper body positioning.

Chris Anthony's Adventure Freeskiing Camps
Arapahoe Basin, Colo.
When May 3-4
Contact 970-845-9082; www.chrisanthony.com
Cost $250
Ability Advanced
What You Get 2-day lift ticket, lunch, après-ski, video analysis and instruction on steep skiing technique and goal setting by 1996 Alaskan Extreme Skiing Champion, Chris Anthony.

Women's Ski Spree
Okemo, Vt.
When Jan. 10-12, Feb. 7-9, March 14-16
Contact 802-228-4041
Cost $389
Ability All abilities
What You Get 3-day lift ticket, welcome party, breakfast and lunch each day, individualized instruction, evening workshops and video analysis.


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How To Ski: Clinics

A single-day lesson always helps, but to truly transform your skiing takes a commitment of time and energy. Here are our favorite multi-day immersion clinics that will finally take you to the next level. From Vail to Vermont, the list includes a resort near you.