1st FIS Youth and Children's Seminar, Maggligen 2003

20 May 2014 16:28


The 1st FIS Youth and Children's Seminar was held in Magglingen, Switzerland. The seminar was entitled "Better Ski Sports for Youngsters...Better Youngsters for Life!"


The goals of the seminar were to bring together 50 youth sports administrators of developing ski nations, create awareness regarding the state of youth ski sports by allowing the attendees to cross over and provide “how to” solutions and suggestions for youth ski sports administrators. Youth was defined as young people between 10 and 17 years of age.


2003 Programme

2003 Youth and Childrens Seminar Programme


2003 Presentations

'Ski sport and education The Austrian Model' by Werner Wörndle of Austria

'Teaching Ski Sport Technics for Kids and Youngsters' by Prof. Kaarel Zilmer of Estonia

'Fitness and Power Training for Young Skiers and Snowboarders' by Thomas Jäger of Switzerland


'Ski Training and Teaching with Youngsters' by Tom Barbeau & Rob Clayton USA

'Sponsoring Example of National Youth Ski Events' by Silvia Agustoni

Additional Documents

2003 Working Group Questions