Southern Ontario Division
The Southern Ontario Division (SOD) represents 26 ski clubs in the area from Belleville to London to Peterborough with the most condensed population skiers in the Collingwood area. These racers and clubs make up over 80% of the Provincial Sport Organization of Alpine Ontario Alpin and as such offers its membership racing at the U12, U14, U16 & U19/U21 levels and offers SOD CUP and OCUP streams of racing.
SOD also manages the SOD FIS Ski Team (SODST), please visit www.sodskiteam.ca for complete details on this program including application forms.
Southern Ontario Division maintains a unique relationship with Alpine Ontario Alpin due to its stature and size of membership. SOD does not maintain its own website but uses the AOA website to host division news, SOD Cup and OCUP standings, events, and results.
SOUTHERN ONTARIO DIVISION
Curtis Eades, has been coaching in Southern Ontario for the past 13 years. Curtis has been the Lead U16 OCUP Coach for the Toronto Ski Club and worked with SOD ski team as an Assistant Coach Georgian Peaks and as a U12 Coach.
Recently, he has worked with Alpine Ontario assisting with U16 HPP programs. Curtis grew up racing at Caledon Ski Club till the age of 9 then continued at Georgian Peaks till he raced 3 year of FIS.
Curtis is a DL certified coach and CSIA Level 2.
SOD Ski Team Coaches – please visit www.sodskiteam.ca
SOUTHERN ONTARIO DIVISION
MANAGER OF COMPETITION and DEVELOPMENT
Shawn brings a wealth of knowledge garnered through his time as Program Manager at Beaver Valley. his years as Chair of the SOD Committee and his time heading up Park Scrapers.
Shawn represents SOD Committee on the ground working to build programs, consensus and to bring thoughts, ideas and questions back to the Committee.
SOD Committee 2023/24:
Laura Berry- Secretary / Communications
Tomaz Senk – Regional Liaison / Community Development
Norm Greer – Regional Liaison/ Member Advisory
Laura Misene – Regional Liaison / Governance
Mike Schneider – Athletics/ Governance
Dave Campbell – Athletics / Coach Advisory
Anna Gerol – Newsletter / Website
Jason Manning – Chair /Treasurer
Jen Gillard – Chair / Officials / Treasurer
David Nighswander – Outgoing Chair
SOD racers make up over 80% of Alpine Ontario Alpin and as such offers its membership racing at the U12, U14, U16 & U19/U21 levels and offers SOD CUP and OCUP streams of racing.
- Alpine Ski Club
- Batawa Racing Club
- Beaver Valley Ski Club
- Brimacombe Ski Club
- Catalyst Alpine Racing Club
- Caledon Ski Club
- Chicopee Ski Club
- Craigleith Ski Club
- Devil’s Glen Country Club
- Fenninger Racing
- Georgian Peaks Ski Club
- Glacier Ski Club
- Heights Skiing and Country Club
- Hockley Valley
- Huronia Alpine Development Team (HADT)
- Jozo Weider Racing Club
- London Ski Club
- Mansfield Ski Club
- Milton Heights Racing Club
- Muskoka Ski Club
- National Ski Academy
- North York Alpine Race Club
- Osler Bluff Ski Club
- Sir Sam’s Ski & Ride
- Snow Valley Ski Club
- Toronto Ski Club