Skiers will be:
10-12 years old
Program is designed for skiers in the learning to train stage of cross country ski development.
Challenged to improve their skate and classic ski techniques on flat and hilly terrain
Encouraged to participate in local ski loppets
Introduced to dressing for winter outdoor pursuits, nutrition, hydration and ski care, including how to wax ski
Encouraged to ski at least once a week outside of PNSC training classes with friends and family to continue to develop their skills and maintain fitness.
Introduced to Alberta Cup Series Events
Encouraged to purchase own equipment for training (both skate and classic equipment)
Youth are trained to become technically competent cross country skiers.
When? How Much?
Cost: $100.00 (does not include Membership)
60-90 mins, twice a week. 25 weeks.
Tuesdays 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Saturday 11:00am - 1pm
* times may change
1 sessions (Sept- Mar)
* Must be able to demonstrate you have completed Jackrabbit 4*
If you think you have completed Jackrabbit 4 please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where do I get equipment?
1. Will pick up (skis, poles & boots) before class and return equipment to the Equipment Room after each lesson. $0.00
2. Classic ski rental (skis, poles & boots). $75.00 - You will be able to keep the equipment for the entire season.
Parents are expected to help with clothes and equipment, joining in classes and games if needed, and arranging refreshments. Parents are also encouraged to become certified instructors by taking the training courses arranged by the Ski Club.