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Spirit of Sarah Scholarship Winner Announced

Spirit of Sarah Scholarship Winner Announced

The Sarah Burke Foundation and Momentum Ski Camps awards ‘Spirit of Sarah Scholarship’ to 9 year old Hunter Belle Hall from Quebec Whistler, BC –  After much deliberation, the 2020 ‘Spirit of Sarah Scholarship’ has been awarded to 9-year-old Hunter Belle Hall, who hails from Montreal, Quebec and skis in the Laurentian mountains. Hunter will receive a free all-inclusive week of […]

June 21, 2020

Momentum Summer Camps Cancelled due to Covid-19 crisis

Momentum Summer Camps Cancelled due to Covid-19 crisis

Press Release June 1st, 2020 Whistler, BC  – Momentum Camps announced today that they will no longer be able to operate their summer camp programs this year, after receiving official news from Whistler Blackomb that the glacier will remain closed due to the Covid-19 crisis . This would have been Momentum’s 29th summer of operations offering Freestyle Skiing, Big Mountain and […]

June 4, 2020

Session 5 Recap- Girls Week

Session 5 Recap- Girls Week

The last session of the summer, but definitely not the least. We finished things off right, with 6 days of non-stop shredding on the Hortsman Glacier atop of Blackcomb mountain. While the boys still had their fun, Session 5 was dedicated to the girls, in honour of the late Sarah Burke and the legacy and […]

August 7, 2019

Session 4 Recap

Session 4 Recap

It’s been a few weeks since our last day shredding on the glacier, but boy, were the last two sessions of Camp busy! We had so much going on, that it was hard to keep up with all the action. Session 4 had it all; moguls, park, snowboard, big mountain, Exposure (film & photo) and […]

August 7, 2019

Session 3 Recap

Session 3 Recap

All photos by Meghan Lahatte and Sam Rainer. Session 3 was our biggest session for 2019. We not only had Park and Mogul skiing, but also added Big Mountain and for the first time ever – snowboarding for core campers. We were excited to have pro snowboarders, Mikey Ciccarelli and Jody Wachniak, leading this program […]

July 7, 2019

Session 2 Recap – Family Week

Session 2 Recap – Family Week

Family Week – when the kids bring their parents to camp! After the kids have dropped the parents off to their coaches, they become free to focus on their own progression, without the fussing and pestering that many parents unintentionally impose. This not only suits the kids… Parents also feel relieved from the watchful eye […]

June 28, 2019

Session 1 Recap- Adult Week

Session 1 Recap- Adult Week

Photos by Meghan Lahatte. Nervously watching the forecast prior to our first week of Summer Camp, we were pleasantly surprised that the sun icon was being featured on the regular.  The dreaded ‘Junuary’ was avoided and replaced with perfect summer skiing conditions. Adult campers were quick to take advantage of sunny skies, soft landings and […]

June 24, 2019

Naomi Urness Awarded 2019 Spirit of Sarah Scholarship

Naomi Urness Awarded 2019 Spirit of Sarah Scholarship

We have awarded fourteen year old Naomi Urness from Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, the Spirit of Sarah scholarship, in memory of Canadian female skiing legend Sarah Burke.   Since 2012, Momentum Camps has partnered with the Sarah Burke Foundation to seek out a young female skier that we identify as possessing certain special characteristics that Sarah Burke […]

June 6, 2019

Exposure Camp & Intern Contest Winner

Exposure Camp & Intern Contest Winner

In March we kicked off a contest to find our summer film intern, and also award him/her a free Exposure Film & Photo camp. Entrants had two months to put together a video that profiled their favourite local ski hill character. Edits were judged on filming skills, editing skills and story line, with all weighted […]

May 22, 2019

Rockstar Coaching Lineup for 2019

Rockstar Coaching Lineup for 2019

Summer Camp is just around the corner and we are excited to announce our Star Line up of coaches. Come ride and learn first hand from the best professionals in the industry. Our line up of coaches will motivate and inspire you to push your skills to the next level.  Plus more big names joining […]

May 15, 2019

Momentum to Launch Snowboard Camps

Momentum to Launch Snowboard Camps

Whistler, BC, 25 April 2019 – New this year, Momentum Camps are adding Snowboard Sessions to their summer camp program. After two years of successfully hosting the Canadian National Snowboard Slopestyle Team for on snow summer training, Momentum has decided to open up their private park at Whistler Blackcomb, to the next generation of snowboard […]

April 25, 2019

Return of the Landing Bag

Return of the Landing Bag

We’re excited to announce that Progression Airbag’s Landing Bag will be returning to our camp this summer. It will be up and running every day (weather permitting) in Session 2, 3, 4 and 5. It will also be available for private use, on request, in Session 1. The Landing Bag is a downward sloping airbag, […]

April 23, 2019

2019 Free Camp Winner- Cal Carson

2019 Free Camp Winner- Cal Carson

Big congratulations to Cal Carson, who’s ski edit was selected by Magnus Granér as the winner of 0ur 2019 Free Camp contest. Check out his creative video entry below.

April 17, 2019

5 Questions With Dean Bercovitch

5 Questions With Dean Bercovitch

Newschoolers.com caught up with one of our favourite coaches- Dean Bercovitch, to ask him exactly 5 Questions. Check out what Dean has to say, while wrapping your head around his mind blowing skiing! 

March 20, 2019

FREE SUMMER CAMPS!

FREE SUMMER CAMPS!

FREE SUMMER CAMPS! We want to help get YOU to camp. This year we are running three big contests, each with the prize of a free camp. Note, if you have already registered for camp, but win one of the contests, your registration fee will be fully refunded! 1. Win a Free Camp with Magnus We’re joining […]

March 14, 2019

Catching up with Elena Gaskell

Catching up with Elena Gaskell

Elena Gaskell has been popping and sliding through terrain parks since the age of six and has been known as an up and coming slopestyle threat for years. However, it was this summer that she tasted her biggest success, winning a World Cup Big Air event, at Cardrona in New Zealand, with a switch double […]

November 6, 2018

Session 5 Edit

Session 5 Edit

Session 5- we saved the best til last. Final session edit of the summer: Girls Week, Big Mountain Camp and the addition of a new landing bag! Ft. Jennie-Lee Burmansson, Megan Oldham, Kelly Sildaru, Maxwell Moffatt, Henry Sildaru, Magnus Granér, Cassie Sharpe, Kirsty Muir, MAXIMISE and Progression Airbags Filmers: Carlo Mion, Brody Jones and Jackson […]

July 31, 2018

Session 5 Recap

Session 5 Recap

Our last session of the summer and what a way to end it. We had a week straight of sunny, blue bird conditions, a lineup of new star coaches and finally met our Spirit of Sarah scholarship winner, Kirsty Muir who travelled all the way from Scotland to join us for Girls Week. GIRLS WEEK […]

July 20, 2018

Session 4 Recap Vid

Session 4 Recap Vid

2018 Session 4, Momentum Camps from Momentum Ski Camps on Vimeo. Filming: Brody Jones + Carlo Mion Editing: Brody Jones Skiers: Evan McEachran, Woodsy, Magnus Graner, Noah Morrison, Ness Dziemian, Brenden Kelly, Dylan Reed, Fabian Bosch Snowboarders: Mikey Ciccarelli, Jadyn Chomlack

July 16, 2018

Session 4 Recap

Session 4 Recap

Session 4 was another big one for us. There was so much happening on the glacier that at times it was hard to keep up with all the action. EXPOSURE We had our Exposure Film and Photo campers team up with profession photographers Mason Mashon and Chad Chomlack, professional producer and cinematographer Jeff Thomas and Forecast Magazine […]

July 16, 2018

New Landing Bag

New Landing Bag

The latest and greatest in action sports training facilities- The Landing Bag is up and running in our lane, courtesy of Progression Airbags and Maximise. Take a look at our first test jumps. New Landing Bag from Momentum Ski Camps on Vimeo.

July 14, 2018

Session 3 Recap

Session 3 Recap

Session 3 was the biggest session of our summer so far. The Park, Moguls and Big Mountain campers were firing on all cylinders and a list of heavy hitting skiers were alongside  to coach. Tent Land The Armada Skis crew joined us on the glacier to coach, alongside Olympic mogul skiers and two of Whistler’s […]

July 9, 2018

Session 3 Recap Video

Session 3 Recap Video

Session 3 has been our biggest session of the summer with Park, Moguls and Big Mtn all firing. The Armada Skis crew joined us on the glacier to coach, alongside Olympic mogul skiers and two of Whistler’s best known backcountry skiers. Skiers: Callum Pettit, Austin Ross, Khai Krepela, Sandy Boville, Dean Bercovitch, Phil Casabon, Tess […]

July 3, 2018

Session 2 Recap

Session 2 Recap

Long balmy days on the mountain with a mix of groms and adults charging is the best way to describe Session 2- Family Week. The ages ranged from 6 to ….  years old shredding both moguls and park. The weather gods were in good spirits and gave us warm, sunny conditions almost every day. The […]

June 29, 2018

Session 2 Recap Video

Session 2 Recap Video

SESSION 2 EDIT DROP! It was a helluva week with not shortage of blue skies, stoke and sendy campers. Filmer/ Editor: Carlo Mion 2018 Session 2, Momentum Camps from Momentum Ski Camps on Vimeo.

June 26, 2018

Adult Week Session Edit

Enjoy the highlights from Session 1 at Summer Camp- Adult Week Session 1, 2018 from Momentum Ski Camps on Vimeo.

June 23, 2018

Stellar Start to Summer Skiing

Stellar Start to Summer Skiing

We’ve started off summer skiing on Blackcomb Glacier with a bang. Being Adult Week, Session 1 was focused on 19+ shredders, learning new skills in the bumps and terrain park. We were surprised by two days of light fluffy powder snow, which we were able to lap on our own private T-Bar, followed by warming conditions that allowed us […]

June 22, 2018

Spirit of Sarah Scholarship Awarded to Young Scottish Skier

Spirit of Sarah Scholarship Awarded to Young Scottish Skier

Momentum Camps and the Sarah Burke Foundation are excited to announce that the 2018 ‘Spirit of Sarah’ Scholarship has been awarded to 14 year old Kirsty Muir from Aberdeen, Scotland. Kirsty is the first European skier to win this award and will attend Momentum’s summer freestyle ski camp, held on Blackcomb Glacier in Whistler, B.C. […]

June 6, 2018

SLVSH Coaches Edit

SLVSH Coaches Edit

SLVSH‘s Slapp x Momentum Coaches’ Edit. Time to get stoked for summer shredding! Ft: Evan McEachran, Jarrad McCarl, Sandy Boville, Jake Carney, Matt Margetts, Noah Morrison. SLVSH x Momentum Coaches’ Edit from Momentum Ski Camps on Vimeo. Video: Brody Jones, Matt Tipold, Joss Christensen

June 5, 2018

2018 Summer Coaches Lineup

2018 Summer Coaches Lineup

Spring has sprung, and while that might mean your home mountain is closing it also means that summer camp is right around the corner. This summer is sure to be a banger with a stacked lineup of coaches, and after a ridiculous 40+ ft of snow this winter, a snowpack that’s stacked even deeper. Come […]

April 24, 2018

Summer Skiing – Adults Only

Summer Skiing – Adults Only

The time-honoured tradition of summer camp is a right of passage for most North American whippersnappers. For some, the memories of bunking up with newfound friends in rustic log cabins, participating in obstacle races, and scoring your first kiss by a lake are fond. But for those who kicked and screamed as they were shipped […]

April 11, 2018

Momentum Coaches Shine at the Olympics! 

Momentum Coaches Shine at the Olympics! 

We were glued to our TV screens watching the Winter Olympics last month. Seeing our friends up on the big screen has made it all the more captivating. We were so proud to watch our summer camp coaches give it their all on the world stage. Greatest highlights: Mikael Kingsbury & Cassie Sharp both taking Gold!  ABM Bronze! Woodsy […]

March 8, 2018

Summer Dates + Early Bird Rates

Summer Dates + Early Bird Rates

Summer Dates Summer Camp Dates for 2018 are the same 🙂 But note that Exposure has moved to Session 4 and Girls Week has shifted to Session 5.  Sign up early to make sure you get the session you want. With the Winter Olympics over, Momentum will be buzzing with a surplus of pro skiers hot off the circuit ready […]

December 7, 2017

Winter Vibes

Winter Vibes

Winter is Here! Temperatures are dropping, it’s dumping in Whistler and we’re all itching to get back on snow. Winter with Momentum Momentum Winter Sessions kick off again in December. Geared for all-ages, these daily clinics focus on mogul, park and all mountain freestyle skills, with in-depth video review after skiing. You can select just one, or multiple days.  Private coaching […]

November 5, 2017

Session 4 Recap

Session 4 Recap

The weather gods blessed us with more blue bird skies for Session 4, which allowed the campers, coaches and diggers to throw down all week. It seemed like everyone on the glacier had new tricks in the bag by the end of the the session and left the glacier grinning and glowing with stoke.Winner of the […]

July 12, 2017

Session 3 Recap

Session 3 Recap

Session 3 at Momentum was all action. The lane was dialed, the campers were stoked and the sky was blue. The Exposure  campers honed their filming and photography skills under the watchful eye of ski media king Jeff Schmuck, photography genius, Reuben Krabbe, drone expert Zac Moxley and Sherpas Cinema director Dave Mossop. The theatre for […]

July 9, 2017

Phil Casabon to Coach Session 5

Phil Casabon to Coach Session 5

Style guru and former camper Phil Casabon has just been confirmed as a coach for Session 5 – our last session of the summer. Phil is a former X-Games slopestyle competitor, has a bunch of Level 1 and Inspired segments to his name and has won ‘Best Jib’ at the Powder Magazine Video Awards.  Phil […]

July 4, 2017

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