Ski Team Captain’s Job Descriptions
Being a team captain is an honor. Your peers have selected you to help lead the
team and you are expected to live up to that expectation. You will work with the coaches and set good
examples of work ethics and team building, along with making this
experience fun for you and others on the team.
Be a leader and model team spirit.
mandatory meeting with coaches every two weeks or as needed
parents distribute sweatshirts when they come in.
responsibilities for pre race ski wax days.
support team spirit activities – spaghetti feeds, team dress themes,
race support etc.
responsibilities for work on events such as wax clinic, Christmas
Fun Day, Service hosted race, Regions, Banquet.
work and encourage all team members to participate
If buses are provided, all captains
must ride them.
Stay for the awards ceremony and
help clean up our area (waxing area and lounging area) and put the
tents/wax benches away if they are used.
Lead by example to be on the course
cheering ALL racers of ALL teams. Encourage others on the team to
do so as well.
Warm ups and cool downs with the
team. They should encourage everyone when they are done racing
to do a cool down run and preferably do it with them.
Set a good example by following the
coach’s lead. Be at all practices and races.
Talk about upcoming races and other
new information, ideas. Get a feel for what the team's interests
and needs are.
Help where needed by coaches, especially
since it is a large team.
captains a week will be responsible for helping the team clean up
during wax days (Friday's)
Boys organize what they will make/give
to the girls at school the Friday before Regions (optional). Need
to organize this 2 weeks before.
Girls organize what they will make/give
to the boys at school the Friday before Regions (optional).
Work with Region BBQ Coordinator for specific activities
a theme for the banquet.
with Parent banquet Coordinator to discuss and see what they need
to do to help.
with decorations or where needed.
- Determine Team Dress theme and dates
- Help plan team fun days –Christmas party, relays,
spring poker run etc.
- Organize Team Buddies
- Organize Sports Bras (optional)