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AGM & Swap Update — October 25, 2012
Oct 25th, 2012 by admin

Which ski items are you going to sell at the Swap? Which items are you hoping to buy? It’s only a few days until the annual AGM and Gear Swap! If you haven’t done so already–be sure to go through all your ski gear and take inventory. See you there on Saturday, October 27.

Mark Isfeld Secondary School

1551 Lerwick Rd, Courtenay
(Find the Swap and AGM by the main entrance to Mark Isfeld School, closest to the soccer fields.)

    Saturday, October 27

  • Equipment drop off, 9-11:30am
  • Waxing clinic, 11-11:30
  • Join us for lunch, 11:30-12:15
  • AGM, 12:15-1pm
  • Nordic gear swap, 1-3:30
  • Unsold gear pick up, 3:30-4:30pm

Remember to bring your skis to the Wax-o-rama! You can bring your classic and skate skis to the Junior Race team, and they will prep them for the new ski season for just $10 a pair. Look for the red Strathcona Nordics tent. You can enjoy a treat from the Devo Bake Sale table while you wait.

Note: Everyone is welcome! People attending the AGM get in first to the Gear Swap. All gear must be in reasonably good condition.

Jersey and pants sales

Last year’s Louis Garneau wear is for sale during the Swap from 9:00 until 3:30.
Come early for the best selection.

Older suits $15 for a shirt or tights
Newer suits $30 for a shirt or tights
Jackets $60 — very limited quantity

Proceeds from the sale will help subsidize the race suit program.

Smile

At the event, you can also pick up a Strathcona Nordics Thrifty Foods Smile Card from Berend.

SNSC News — October 17, 2012
Oct 17th, 2012 by admin

We have news for you below about meetings, the ski swap, coaching clinics, and more!

All-Coaches Meeting

Join us this Sunday, October 21 for the coaches meeting. All coaches (old, new, recreational, racing, Rabbit, Masters,…) are asked to attend. There will be important updates from Head Coach Dave Battison and Coaching Director Doug Herchmer.

Please join us:
* Sunday, October 21
* 9am – 11am
* Queneesh Elementary in Courtenay

Email Doug dhrecreation@shaw.ca.

Racing Team Parent’s Meeting

The parents of children and youth on racing teams should attend a Parent’s Meeting on Sunday, October 21 at Queneesh Elementary in Courtenay. This meeting gets underway at 10:30. See you there!

The annual AGM & Swap, a good opportunity to catch up on news and buy & sell gear.

Ski Swap & AGM

Don’t miss the annual SNSC Ski Swap and AGM on Saturday, October 27. It’s a great opportunity to trade in some of your cross-country ski gear, to find some “new” gear for the coming season, and to learn about club developments. Here’s the schedule:

Mark Isfeld Secondary School
1551 Lerwick Rd, Courtenay

  • Equipment drop off, 9-11:30am
  • Waxing clinic, 11-11:30
  • Join us for lunch, 11:30-12:15
  • AGM, 12:15-1pm
  • Nordic gear swap, 1-3:30
  • Unsold gear pick up, 3:30-4:30pm

Don’t miss the Wax-o-rama! You can bring your classic and skate skis to the Junior Race team, and they will prep them for the new ski season. You can enjoy a treat from the Devo Bake Sale table while you wait!

Note: Everyone is welcome! People attending the AGM get in first to the ski swap. All gear must be in reasonably good condition.

Volunteers! Contact Sue to volunteer at the Swap. Tell her when you are available. sbloxsome@gmail.com

Coaching Clinics

If you would like to begin coaching this year or continue your progression in the national coaching program, here is the list of coaching clinics:

  • November 2-4 – Learn to Train (L2T) Clinic (dryland)
  • November 16-17 – Introduction to Community Coaching (ICC) Clinic
  • December 7-9 – Community Coaching (CC) Clinic
  • January 4-6 – Learn to Train (L2T) Clinic (on snow)

Coaching courses are free to SNSC coaches. For more information about the NCCP coaching courses, see the Coaches webpage and contact Doug to register. dhrecreation@shaw.ca

Purchase functional ski wear for $15-$30 all day at the Ski Swap!

Cool clothes

If you are looking for some stylish and very functional cross-country ski clothing–we are selling off last year’s LG jerseys and tights. For just $15-$30 a piece, you can pick up a jersey or tights for skiing this winter! There will be new and used jerseys and tights for sale. There are also Strathcona Nordics jackets for sale for $60!

Attention Rabbit families, there are many child and youth sizes! This is great opportunity to pick up some very nice and practical layers for skiing.

The items will be on sale at the Ski Swap at Mark Isfeld School all day! All proceeds go to the racing suit program.

Attentions racers, the new HH racing suits are coming later this fall, and the new HH suits must be worn for racing.

Register

Registration is open for winter 2013 club programs!

  1. Visit the Programs page to learn more about programs.
  2. View the FAQs page.
  3. Go to the registration page on Zone 4.
  4. Read the instructions.
  5. Remember to register the adult credit card holder first.

Earlybird prices are in effect until November 30.

Remember to smile

Thank you to everyone using Strathcona Nordics Smile Cards. This month Thrifty’s donated another $167.50 to the club. If you shop at Thrifty Foods, remember to use your SN Smile Card.

Every time you use it, Thrifty’s donates part of the profit to our ski club in a monthly deposit. If you would like to get a Strathcona Nordics Smile Card or to learn more about the program, contact Berend bhenckel@telus.net

Weekend Training – Update
Oct 17th, 2012 by admin

Hello Racers,

Here is the breakdown for the upcoming weeks, and weekend training schedule.
Saturday October 20 – Roller Ski, 10:00am Royston Raceway (Roller Ski Cup Racing) All Racers Welcome.
Sunday October 21 – SNSC ALL COACHES and RACER PARENTS MEETING, (Look for details on the club website)
Weekday training will remain the same for JR, and Masters Racers
* Please remember to bring a headlamp to weeknight training sessions, As well as appropriate clothing for the conditions. BE PREPARED!!!
Saturday October 27 – AGM and SKI SWAP
JR Racers and Parents please email Sue Bloxsome for volunteering at the ski swap, and to provide a chili dish for the AGM.   

Sunday October 28 – Roller Ski, Mt Washington 10:00am (Weather permitting) Long roller ski session, many different stop points ALL Members Welcome. Meet at the highway. For details call or email Dave 250 202-0578. Workout may change to run/hike if weather conditions during the week are poor, please watch for details.
See you all out at training.
Remember: If your not on the edge, your taking up too much space
Coach Dave
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