2015 Club Excellence Conference resources
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The Power of Partnership
held May 12 and 13, 2015
T2 Foundation Announces GRANTS AVAILABLE
The T2 Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports alpine, cross-country and freestyle skiers. Our annual grant program helps offset the costs associated with training and competing at an elite level. T2 athletes also give back to the youth and ski community by connecting the athletes we support with kids around the country through organized events and programs.
This year, to round out our sphere of influence within winter sports, we are officially starting a new grant program aimed at skiers ages 14-19. The T2 Junior Team Grants are designed to help the country’s best young talent continue within the development pipeline. The grants will be awarded based on need, merit, school standing and contributions to community.
The ultimate goal of this program is to make sure that America’s best young skiers have the opportunity to become the world’s best.
Another Successful National Club Day!
Thanks to everyone who participated in the success of USSA National Club Day 2015
New Club Products and Discounts
Announcing...new club products and discounts:
The initial order for Club Banners has been submitted. If you would like one for your club you can email email@example.com to get on the next round.
$70 per 5' x 3' banner - includes shipping and handling.
Banners will come with grommets and (4) bungee ball straps for use on and off the hill.
"TRAINING" banner $70
"FUTURE OLYMPIANS" banner $70
See other products available at USSA Club discounts through World Cup Supply below. Contact WCS directly at (802) 449-3103 and mention the source code "USSA14" to order at pricing below.
USSA Discounted pricing does not apply to any other merchandise. Pricing on products below does not include Shipping and Handling.
USSA Club Pricing
Single - $420 (includes custom horizontal panel - one color imprint)
Dual - $520 (includes custom horizontal panel - one color imprint)
USSA Club Pricing
$14.00 each - placement of WCS logo placement required
USSA Club Pricing
$285 single sided imprint - WCS logo placement required
$395 double sided imprint - WCS logo placement required
USSA Club Pricing
$475 + $75 for custom printed front (can include USSA, Club Development, Club or Club Certification logos)
USSA Club Pricing $190
Did you know you can register for USSA Rewards as a club?
USSA Rewards is the one stop shop for USSA members to save money on a variety of products and services as well as receive special discounts and cash back from not only participating USSA suppliers and partners but from over 10,000 different offers from restaurants to lodging to household items to insurance.
Sign your club Up Today!
3 Easy Steps
1. Register or renew your club membership.
3. Go shopping! There are special Weekly Deals that feature deep discounts on great products and new offers that come on the site virtually every day.
Also make sure all of your club members with USSA membership are aware of these rewards!
HKD is offering a 20% discount to USSA clubs as part of its "White to Gold" program!
Keep in mind that RallyMe is the “Official Crowdfunding Platform” for the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Association. From raising $1,500 to $50,000 USSA clubs and individual athletes are using RallyMe.
RallyMe.com is a fundraising site for ANY athlete, team, and athletic organization. RallyMe is part of a new industry called crowdfunding that takes an old idea (many people contributing a small amount to accomplish a big goal) and merges it with the power of social media and networks.
HOW ARE USSA CLUBS USING IT?
Clubs use RallyMe to raise money for a multitude of purposes: buying a new piece of equipment, funding an athlete scholarship program, or even a capital campaign project. Women’s Ski Jumping USA, for example, used RallyMe to sell tickets to its annual gala benefit and ended up capturing 40 percent more in outright donations than in previous years. The club exceeded its online crowdfunding goal by $8,000.
USSA-HKD "White to Gold" program for Clubs
HKD Snowmaking re-signs contract with USSA as the U.S. Ski Team's Snowmaking Supplier.
OFFERS A 20% discount to USSA CLUBS
USSA athletes and clubs will continue to have world class training conditions thanks to HKD Snowmaking who re-signed as the official snowmaking supplier of the U.S. Ski Team through 2019. HKD is responsible for snowmaking at the U.S. Speed Center in Copper, CO. The Speed Center provides athletes with world class early season training largely possible through HKD Snowmaking's commitment to USSA and its athletes.
HKD Snowmaking also partnered with USSA to create the "White to Gold" program. The program is designed to help USSA member clubs improve the reliability of their training conditions through improved snowmaking.
Through this program HKD Snomaking offer 20% off all HKD Snowmaking equipment to USSA Clubs! This extends the USSA - HKD partnership to the club level and helps support athletes and clubs achieve their goal of Best in the World. For more information about the White to Gold program click here. WHITE TO GOLD FACT SHEET
Brian Krill, USSA Club Development Manager
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