Values & Objectives


QAST is a place to learn core values;

  1. Passion
  2. Respect
  3. Development

as well as commitment, teamwork, loyalty, sportsmanship, humility and integrity. It is a place to learn self-management, work ethic, discipline, focus, self-motivation and healthy competitive attitudes.

Our coaches aim to enhance these elements in programs which build self-esteem and a sense of accomplishment while enabling our athletes to achieve their full potential in alpine ski racing in an environment of friendship and fun.

  • Provide a team environment of friendship and fun
  • Provide high quality coaching for all athletes
  • Foster interest in ski racing in our local community
  • Create opportunity for athletes to realise their potential
  • Develop athletes who inspire others
  • Produce athletes to elite National Team level
  • Be valued as a leading youth sports development club
  • Respect and utilise our physical environment
  • Support our coaches to develop their profession
  • Align with like-minded international training providers
  • Develop alpine skiing nationally for New Zealanders