Welcome to SARS
SARS Ski Swap
Kickoff the ski season with your local ski community! Come find great deals on snow gear – from skis and snowboards to a huge variety of winter recreational equipment and clothing at the SARS Annual Ski Swap on Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Bonner County Fairgrounds. Learn more about selling your unwanted, outgrown, and extra snow gear.
SARS Fall Camps Registrations Open
2017/2018 fall camps registrations are open! Deadline for registration is November 1, 2017. Learn more.
SARS Program Registrations Open
2017/2018 program registrations are open! Deadline for early registration is October 15, 2017. Learn more.
Annual Sponsorship Program
Special thanks to all of our generous 2016/2017 sponsors! Explore 2017/2018 sponsorship levels today. Opportunities open August through October. Learn more.
Alpine Race Equipment Event & SARS Team Jacket Fitting
Friday, September 29 (4pm-8pm) and Saturday, September 30 (9am-3pm) at Mirabeau Park Hotel and Convention Center in Spokane Valley. Learn more.
Club Events Calendar
The calendar has been updated with annual 2017/2018 events. Add SARS calendar option to your personal or family calendar located on the bottom right of calendar. Learn more.
SARS U14 Team Defended and Brought Home 2016/2017 Buddy Werner Championships Team Title
SARS U14 team has won the Buddy Werner Championship team title! Congratulations athletes! Much appreciation to parents, coaches, sponsors, volunteers, clubs, mountain resorts, and PNSA for your amazing support! Results.
SARS EEYSL Team Defended and Brought Home 2016/2017 EEYSL Team Title
SARS EEYSL team has won the Emerald Empire Youth Ski League (EEYSL) team title after an eventful season. Congratulations athletes! Thank you parents, coaches, sponsors, volunteers, clubs, mountain resorts, and PNSA for your amazing support! EEYSL finals results and photos.
SARS Dinner Auction
Thank you to everyone who attended, participated, donated, volunteered and hosted this fundraising auction! Missed your opportunity to support the auction? Cash donations accepted here.
Western Region Junior Championships
A 6-day championship race event for U19 and U21 junior athletes. Race announcement, liability waiver, and volunteer opportunities.
EEYSL #3 Chad Engstrom Races
Thank you racers, parents, coaches, volunteers, and Schweitzer Mountain Resort for a great race series. Photos and results here.
Masters Memorial Races
Thank you racers, volunteers, and Schweitzer Mountain Resort for a great race series! See photos here.
Western Region DH Series and GS / Super GS Race Series
Thank you racers, parents, coaches, volunteers, and Schweitzer Mountain Resort for a great race series! See photos here.
2016/2017 SARS Holiday Camp
Thank you to all the parents, volunteers and staff for a successful holiday camp! Race results here.
2016/2017 SARS Sponsorship Program
The SARS program has moved away from ski-athons, raffles, and golf tournaments and replaced these with a very successful club sponsorship program. SARS is grateful for the many wonderful families, friends, and businesses that have supported and helped shape our program into what it is today. Sponsor SARS today!
SARS Annual Meeting of Board of Directors
The SARS Board of Directors will be holding its annual meeting on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 4:00pm at Selkirk Conference Center in the Selkirk Lodge, Schweitzer Mountain Resort. It is open to all SARS member families. See meeting minutes.
2016/2017 SARS Programs First Days of Training
YSL-1 programs start Saturday, December 17, YSL-2/YSL-3 programs start Sunday, December 11, Masters programs start Saturday, December 17, and STARS/Holiday Camp Only programs start Tuesday, December 27. See Training page for ongoing weekly training schedules and updates.
2016/2017 SARS Fall Camps
In addition to SARS winter programs, we provide an optional race training camp in the fall for the highly competitive and goal oriented athlete seeking more on hill time. The fall camp is intend to prepare the athlete for the competition season. Please view changes to our Fall Camp projects.
2016/2017 SARS Ski Swap
Kick off the ski season with great deals on snow gear – from skis and snowboards to a huge variety of winter recreational equipment and clothing. The annual event benefits our community as well as ski racing and freeride programs for more than 150 local and regional athletes ages 5 and up. Opportunities for both buying and selling your gear.
Check out the PNSA web site for buying and selling equipment. We will also be participating in two or three of the area racer day equipment sales in September. Team jacket fitting will take place again at these equipment days.
SARS Summer Camps Recap
The five day Slalom Camp at Whistler and five day GS camp at Mt. Hood were very successful projects for our up and coming athletes. Great surface conditions and lane space provided SARS with a HUGE amount of training volume in just ten days.
SARS U-14 2015/2016 #1 Team Champions
Congratulations to the SARS U-14 athletes for their efforts at the 2016 Buddy Werner Championships! The team earned Overall Team Champion for 2016! What an accomplishment! Thank you parents and coaches for your amazing support!
SARS Brings Home 2015/2016 EEYSL Team Trophy
SARS has won the Emerald Empire Youth Ski League (EEYSL) team title after five events with eleven races this season. Congratulations athletes! Thank you parents, coaches, volunteers, clubs, mountain resorts, and PNSA for your amazing support!
Team News & Updates
- Team Jacket Fitting Update
- Equipment Days Recap
- SARS Saas-Fee Camp a Success!
- Equipment Days coming in September!
- 2015 Summer Camp Dates