Aspen, CO. (Dec. 7, 2011)  ̶  Professional skier, guide, and camp operator Chris Davenport is proud to announce the dates for the Ninth Annual Superstars Ski Camp at Ski Portillo, Chile.  The camp will take place Aug. 11-18, 2012 and is only open to a maximum of thirty skiers.

Professional coaches will  again include Mike Douglas of Whistler, BC, Ingrid Backstrom of Squaw Valley, CA, Wendy Fisher of Crested Butte, CO, and Chris Anthony of Vail, CO.  The camp will also feature a professional photographer, who will document in stills and video the entire experience for the guests.  The Superstars Camp is geared towards expert skiers looking to take their skiing to the next level with expert coaching on the skills of steep skiing, terrain recognition and management, proper mechanics, as well as good old powder skiing techniques.

Camp founder Chris Davenport says: “For eight years we have had a grand time skiing with and coaching amazing people from all over the world in Portillo.  The terrain and the hotel make the perfect location for this type of ski-week, and the coaches and I all agree it’s one of the most fun weeks we experience throughout the year.

The cost of the camp is US$2500 and includes all coaching and activities both on and off the hill, including exclusive presentations by the professional staff, a world-class gift bag, and a DVD with images and video of each client’s skiing highlights. Note that the Portillo ski week is an additional cost.

To book this amazing skiing experience, guests should first book a Ski Week at Ski Portillo with Carolina Acuña,  A seven-day ski week includes accommodations, lift tickets and four meals daily. After getting a confirmation, please email Chris Davenport at chris (@) to confirm your place in the camp.  Please email Chris with any additional questions.

For more than 60 years, Ski Portillo has seamlessly united the spectacular beauty of the Chilean Andes, the pure joy of skiing and snowboarding, the camaraderie of friends and family, and the resort’s unique brand of hospitality and service, delivering unforgettable vacation experiences where guests create the memories of a lifetime. For more information or to book a Portillo vacation, visit or email or call toll-free from North America, 1.800.829.5325.

Media Contact:

Superstars Ski Camp:                Chris Davenport: Chris (@) or on Twitter @steepskiing

Ski Portillo:                                  Maureen Poschman; ; +1.970.925.8480