Community News - Join the Minneapolis Alpine Ski Team (MAST)
Monday, October 13, 2014 6:05 AM


Calling All 7th and 8th graders!

Join the fastest non-motorized sport in the world!

Do you enjoy downhill skiing? Would you like to learn how to ski race? 

The Minneapolis Alpine Ski Team (MAST) may be just for you.

MAST is THE downhill ski racing team of the Minneapolis Public Schools for Minneapolis students and residents in grades 7-12. No racing experience is necessary. We offer excellent coaching and training, a fun and friendly team atmosphere, exciting competitions against other high school ski teams, and the chance to participate in the fastest, non-motorized sport in the world!   Our team is very welcoming and supportive of its seventh and eighth grade students, so don’t be shy about joining now.  Our eighteen coaches are excited to teach you how to ski with perfect technique.  Start now and by the time you enter high school you will be on your way to becoming an outstanding ski racer.

Interested athletes and parents are strongly encouraged to attend the MAST Information Meeting at Southwest High School on MONDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2014.  

6:30PM         NEW Family Orientation in the Southwest HS Cafeteria.

7:15PM          NEW/RETURNING Family ’14-‘15 Season Orientation in the SW Media Center.

Learn more about MAST by checking out our website at

You can also contact our Head Coach, Mark Conway, 612-275-8392, or email

It is never too soon ---or too late--- to learn to ski race.