Parent and Caregiver Ski and Ride Class

Please join us for a clinic for parents and caregivers of children with cognitive/developmental disabilities who want to ski and ride together as a family.

Please let us know if you are interested in signing up. Call 303-506-8007 or email with any questions or suggestions you may have for classes like this.

Clinic Highlights

  1. A review of your skiing abilities as it relates to adaptive requirements.
  2. How terrain choice can affect a positive experience for your child.
  3. A review of lift loading and unloading procedures.
  4. Boundaries: Ski down or call Ski Patrol?
  5. Explore adaptive equipment options.
  6. Learn about safety concerns at ski resorts.
  7. How to have a great day with your child on the hill.


This clinic will be led by two Ignite instructors with over 30 years of adaptive instruction.

Jacque Carbonne

Jacque Carbone has been with Ignite for over 30 years and holds a PSIA Adaptive Certification Level II. Jacque is also a Nurse Practitioner and has raised her own adaptive skiing family.

Keith JimmersonKeith Jimmerson started instructing adaptive skiing in 1980 with cross country skiers. He guided one blind racer in the 1984 Paralympics in Innsbruck, Austria. This is Keith’s sixth year with Ignite instructing alpine and cross country skiing.

Additional individualized guidance will be provided by other members of Ignite senior staff.

Clinic Details

Does not include lift ticket.
Lift tickets will need to be purchased at the Eldora Mountain Resort ticket office.
Sunday, February 5, 2017
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Ignite World Headquarters at Eldora Mountain Resort
The clinic is limited to 10 participants


To register, please send an email to

We look forward to helping your family be independent on the mountain.

Please call 303-506-8007 or email with any questions you may have.

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