The Hollyburn Cross Country Ski Club is hosting Teck Coast Cup #1 at Whistler Olympic Park. The race is designed as an introductory race to start the season off, with relatively short distances ranging from just under one kilometre for Atoms to 7.5 kilometres for adults. They are offering courses that can be enjoyed by children, their parents and both recreational or dedicated racers. Note, (only) if there is a need to cancel the race due to lack of snow, then they will refund your race registration fee.
The host club needs volunteers too so, if you don’t want to race but can help out with the event, please click on the volunteer registration link below.
Date: Sunday, November 29, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. start
Technique: Free technique (skating or classic), individual starts
Race Notice: http://www.hollyburnxc.ca/files/race/cc1_2015_racenotice.pdf
Registration: Online only at https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=10489
Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. (absolutely no exceptions)
Volunteer Registration: Online at https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=10491
Hello All Spud Valley Jackrabbits, Racers, Coaches, Volunteers and Parents!
It is time to get ready for a winter of skiing fun and adventure. Please plan to attend one or all of the following events to help you and your children get prepared for this season:
1. November 23 – 5:00- 6:00 – Pemberton Community Centre –Parent information Meeting
2. November 23 – 6:00- 7:30 – Pemberton Community Centre – Ski Swap
3. November 23 – 7:30- 8:30 – Pemberton Community Centre – AGM
4. Coach and Volunteer Meeting – Date to be decided on soon
5. November 29, Whistler Olympic Park – 11:00 – 2:00 – Coast Cup # 1 Race – for 5 yrs to 75 years.
6. December 7, Nairn Falls Campground – 3:15 – dark – 1st Jackrabbit session – snow or no snow.
Useful link about Nordic Ski equipment & safety provided by CCC (Cross Country Canada) Equipment & safety
Jackrabbit program Registration for 2015/2016 is now open. Registration is available online only, and payment is by credit card. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER EARLY!
Online registration: https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=9968
Please read following procedure if you are not familiar with Zone4 registration system. Please read also our ” Program” page if you are not 100% sure about Jackrabbits program. Please contact Delores if you still have any questions.
1) Add first person –> fill in child’s info
2) Select membership type : Child 5-11= $20, Youth 12-18 = $25 (Note: Every child needs 2015/16 new membership to participate in program)
3) Select program type : Jackrabbit = $50, Junior Racer = $55
4) Sign the waiver
5) Continue, add second person or check out
6) You will receive a confirmation e-mail from Zone4.ca upon successful registration!
<Note>Parent info night is scheduled end of November (time TBA). You will receive a news letter & first session notice by e-mail from us.
Whistler Nordic will host its annual SKI SWAP! This is a great opportunity to hunt for used equipment for children & adults. Go to Whistler Nordics website to check it out, or click on the poster here.
On Monday we will be having the final Jackrabbit (No ski) session. There will be games followed by a wiener roast and lots of snacks!
We like to say big “THANK-YOU” to all of the coaches, coach’s assistants, parent helpers, snack&drink station masters, parking attendant, for all your time for helping our kids. Our club does not exist without you. We can not forget our groomer-Randy Symons & Lori for dedicating their time to groom the trails every Monday for the program. Please thank to them when you see them in town!
Unfortunately our annual Spud Valley Loppet for this year is cancelled due to lack of snow. We hope to see you all next year!
Monday February 16th : Yes we run a program but NO Ski activities. Adrienne, Tosh/Carolyn, Tony’s group will be running from Nairn to One Mile Lake and back. All the other groups will be staying at Nairn for different activities & games. Pick-up is 5:00pm.
Monday February 23rd : No Session
Monday March 2nd : We will plan for our end-of-season session.
Please check your e-mail as Delores sends the update by e-mail to all the members. If you don’t get emails from her please contact her firstname.lastname@example.org