Adaptive Membership Benefits


Active Membership

Mountain Areas

 50% discount on day passes to Cardrona Alpine Resort, Coronet Peak,  Mt Dobson, Mt Hutt, Mt Lyford, Ohau, Porter Heights, The Remarkables, Round Hill, Mt Ruapehu, Snow Farm and Treble Cone.  This is available for members and the helpers (number as indicated on card).

Snowplanet, Auckland – Free helper

Cardrona will also offer 50% discount to members on season passes (exception being the early bird rate.)

Adaptive Equipment Rental

Snow Sports NZ work hard to fundraise and place adaptive equipment into our larger resorts. Concessions for members are available at Cardrona, The Remarkables, Whakapapa, Tūroa, Snowplanet and Mt Hutt, on mountain and via Disabled Snowsports Canterbury.

On-snow Volunteer Support

On-snow volunteer support available at Cardrona, The Remarkables, Snow Farm and Mount Hutt.  Establishment of volunteer programmes is underway at Snowplanet and Whakapapa and Tūroa may be able to offer assistance.  Some support also available through some clubs and Parafeds. Please phone to confirm availability and it is strongly recommended that you book in advance.

Adaptive Instruction

At Cardrona, The Remarkables, Whakapapa, Tūroa, Snowplanet and Mt Hutt.  Instruction is often discounted for Adaptive Snowsports NZ members, check with your local mountain. Many other ski resorts also have trained adaptive instructors on staff.

Events & Training

Adaptive Snow Sports Festival, Cardrona and The Remarkables.

Race Development Camps for Developing Talent and Development Squad athletes 

'Have a Go' days

National Talent ID Camps

National Championships Alpine Ski Races 

NZSIA Adaptive Instructor: Level One and Level Two Courses – visit

Classification Training Workshops: For physiotherapists and medical professionals contact Jane Stevens.