Appalachian Telemark Association

The Appalachian Telemark Association (ATA) is a loose confederation of free-heel skiers whose purpose is to promote the sport through social gatherings, instructional workshops, and races. ATA events are usually held at Seven Springs Mountain Resort (PA). As a member of the Western PA Ski Council (WPSC), ATA members can participate in WPSC-sponsored events including races, gate training, social events and ski trips.

TELEPALOOZA IS BACK! January 8th and 9th 2022. We are excited to announce that PSIA National Telemark Demo Team members Jim Shaw (Winter Park Colorado) and Keith Rodney (Mount Snow Vermont) as well as former member Mickey Stone will be joining us at Seven Springs for Telepalooza on January 8th and 9th in 2022.
Details are HERE
Registration form is available HERE

Loaner equipment is available for free to all ATA members. We have 6 pairs of Scarpa TX Comp NTN boots and various skis mounted with 22Designs OutlawX NTN bindings. We’re hoping to add some additional boots and bindings to the fleet this season.

Click HERE for a 2021/2022 application to join the Appalachian Telemark Association.

Aspiring telemark instructors can apply HERE for an ATA Jim Kapp Memorial Scholarship to help offset education expenses.

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