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Mission and Values

Avalanche Athletics Mission 

The College of the Rockies Athletic program provides a supportive College athletic environment for our student-athletes, which will compliment academic growth and assist in developing the qualities of leadership, integrity, perseverance and respect.



Quality Student Athletes

  • We want our athletes to be good people, good students and good athletes.


  • We will strive for championship habits that we know will produce success in sport and in life.

Personal growth

  • We will be as concerned with academic success, personal development and the character of our athletes as we are with athletic success.

Quality Learning Experience

  • We will do all we can to support our student-athletes while they have a positive, well-rounded learning experience at COTR.


  • Our people and our program will demonstrate the highest levels of personal integrity and sportsmanship.