This weekend, Saturday, December 17 and Sunday, December 18, attend coaching refresher morning sessions on mount Washington. Find your ski legs, meet other coaches, and learn some new tricks with Coach Dave!
Meet at the new Vancouver Island Mountain Centre (VIMC) (across from the Raven Lodge at Mount Washington Nordic):
- 9:30am in VIMC
- 10am –12pm on snow
- Bring both classic and skate gear on both days—classic or skate technique depending on snow conditions
- Free to SNSC members who are coaching
- All coaching levels are welcome!
Email Doug to register firstname.lastname@example.org.
The AGM date has changed for the Vancouver Island Mountain Sport Society (VIMSS). Meet at the new VI Mountain Centre this Sunday, January 18 at 1pm.
SNSC members participating the Quebec team exchange were sad to see their new ski friends leave last Sunday. They look forward to seeing them again next month when our team travels to Mount Orford, Quebec!
You can read (en francais) more about the trip on Mt Orford’s blog.
Saturday December 31, we’re holding our first home race of the season. This is the BC Winter Games Trial & All-Club Race! For racers born in 1997 and 1998, this is the qualifying race for the BC Winter Games, which will take place in February. There are race categories for Atoms through Masters <70, so everyone is welcome to register and race.
You can click the links to see:
Eligible skiers can contact Marilyn our Zone 6 rep to learn more about the BC Winter Games. email@example.com
Beginning on January 7, we’ll begin a series of fun races every Saturday afternoon! We’ll meet in the Stadium–the flat area above the Raven Lodge parking lot–after lunch. All club members of all ages and abilities will be welcome to join in the fun!
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Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Volunteer at the 2011 BCWG trial race. Email firstname.lastname@example.org today before all the premium volunteer positions have been taken.
This year we are going to develop a series of fun races on Saturdays after lunch. If you are interested in being involved with planning of these events, please email email@example.com The volunteer meeting will be Sunday, January 1st 10am at the Raven Lodge.
Wow! Thanks to all the Thrifty Foods shoppers using their Strathcona Nordics Smile Cards. As of this week, Thrifty Foods has donated a total of $614.10 from your purchases to the club racing suit program, which provides team racing suits for young racers to borrow for the racing season. Contact Berend to learn more firstname.lastname@example.org
Calling all biathletes! There will be a trial race for spots on the BC Winter Games Zone 6 Biathlon Team. The trial race will take place at Mount Washington Nordic on Sunday, January 8. You can read the race notice on the VI Biathlon Club website. Contact Pat at email@example.com for more information.