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. 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 2016! ATA is the organizer of Telepalooza, an annual two-day telemark festival featuring clinics, races, daily apres-ski party, and prizes. Telepalooza 2016 will be held on Jan 30/31 at Seven Springs.  Thanks to our Sponsors for their generous contributions and support! Click HERE to register.

NEW! ATA is paying it forward by offering scholarships to assist aspiring telemark instructors with educational expenses related to attending PSIA Telemark events. Click HERE for an ATA Scholarship application form.

Click HERE for a 2015/2016 application to join the Appalachian Telemark Association.

News and Upcoming Events

Telepalooza 2016 will be held on Jan 30/31. Mark the date!

Welcome ATA's newest sponsor, Ultimate Direction! Check them out HERE.

Post your used ski gear for sale on the GEAR page and find it a new home. Or better yet, donate it to ATA to help introduce others to the sport. Send an email to the webmaster with the info.

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