Auckland Grammar School offers skiers the opportunity to join a competitive team that trains and races in the third term of the year. The ski team trains over several weekends and competes at the North Island Secondary School Skiing Championships on Mt. Ruapehu.
In 2013, Auckland Grammar became the first public school to win the championship since 1990.
Terms played: Term 3
Game days: Sunday-Wednesday
Practice times: 1-2 weekends plus trials
- Lift pass, coaching fee
- School pays competition fees
- Accommodation costs for Championships
Equipment: Skis, boots, poles, goggles (full alpine gear)
Registration: Term 1 and late Term 2
The Teacher in Charge of Skiing is Mr Rowe. Students are able to speak to him in the Mathematics department during the School day or contact him via email.