Alpine ski racing in New Zealand is governed by the rules of the International Ski Federation (FIS). The New Zealand Competition Rules (NZCR) provide guidance for events which sit outside of the FIS rule book (for example Interfield and school races). Follow the links below to download information on:

International Competition Rules (FIS) (v.July 2017)

New Zealand Competition Rules (Handbook) (v.June 2018)

Precisions and Instructions to NZ Competitions Rules (v.June 2018)

Age Group Classifications 2018 (v.March 2018)

FIS Concussion Policy (v.2017)

SSNZ Concussion Policy 

Drug Free Sport NZ

Points & Seeding Explained

FIS Athlete's Declaration



Follow the links below to download:

Winter Youth Olympics:

Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games Nomination Criteria 


World Championships:

Alpine World Championships St Moritz 2017 Team Selection Criteria

Alpine World Championships Are 2019 Team Selection Criteria (tbc)


World Junior Championships:

 Alpine World Junior Championships Davos 2018 Selection Critieria


New Zealand Ski Team:

NZ Alpine Ski Team Selection Process and Criteria Overview

NZ Alpine Ski Team Physical Testing Criteria 


Snow Sports NZ Pathway to Podium:

Pathway to Podium Criteria 2017 


International FIS Youth Races

 FIS Youth Races 2017/18  Selection Critieria


Youth Development:

Youth Alpine Development Camp Criteria 2016



ACC Sport Smart Concussion Guidelines

SSNZ Concussion Guidelines

Printable Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool 

Scat 3 Sport Concussion Assessment Tool (For use by medical professionals only)



Race Official Duty Allocation

Perpetual Trophy Acceptance

Medical Support Requirements Assessment Form

On Hill Forms

Gate Judge Report Card

Finish Referee Report Card

Start Referee Report Card 

Hand Timers Recording Sheet

Technical Delegates

TD Report 

Timing & Calculations

Race Penalty Calculation 

Back Up Time Calculation

Press Releases

Alpine Press Release Template

Health & Safety

SSNZ Alpine Health & Safety Update 13th June 2016 

Race Officials Pathway

SSNZ Race Officials Pathway Overview



Points & Seeding Explained






Drug Free Sport NZ