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First race of the season!

Teck Coast Cup #1 – Whistler Olympic Park
Sunday, December 2, 2018

The Hollyburn Cross Country Ski Club invites you to join us for this year’s Teck Coast Cup #1 at Whistler Olympic Park – the site of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games! 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. We are offering courses that can be enjoyed by children, their parents, and either recreational or dedicated racers.

Callaghan Gold is back for 2018! This is a track of stored snow that we can use to host the race in the event of a less than adequate snow level.

We need volunteers too so, if you do not want to race but can help out with the event, please click on the volunteer registration link below.

Date: Sunday, December 2, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m. start
Technique: Free technique (skating or classic), individual starts

Registration: Online only at https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=19459
Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 9:00 p.m. (absolutely no exceptions)
Volunteer Registration: Online at https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=19458

Race Noticehttp://www.hollyburnxc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Coast-Cup-1-2018-Race-Notice.pdf

Course Maps:  http://www.hollyburnxc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Coast-Cup-1-2018-12-02-Free-Technique-Interval-Start-Course-Maps.pdf
Teck Coast Cup Series Technical Guidelines:  http://www.crosscountrybc.ca/sites/default/files/documents/2018-19%20Teck%20RC%20TG%20-%20Coast..

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Jackrabbits & TrackAttack registration is open for 2018-2019 season!

REGISTER HERE (**search for Spud Valley Nordics):  Zone4.ca

This is a community cross country ski program for children from 5 to 12 years of age. The on-snow ski activities will start as soon as there is enough snow.

     Who can register :  Children 5 – 12

     Sessions on snow :  Mondays, 3:15 to dusk,  Nairn Falls Campground 

     Season:  mid December – mid March

 What You Need to Join This Program:

  1. Skies, poles, boots (see our the equipment tab)
  2. Outdoor clothes for all weather conditions (we ski  in rain, snow, sun or sleet!)
  3. An adult who will  get you and your equipment to and from the ski sessions
  4. Lots of energy and enthusiasm!!

 

We’ll look forward to seeing you out there soon.

Registration for 2017-2018 XC Ski programs (Jackrabbit & Trackattack) is now open. Registration is available online only, and payment is by credit card.  SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER EARLY! – Registration is now CLOSED. (Jan, 26)

 

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
3) Select program type
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!
<Parent info night and Ski swap>  Monday, November 6th: info night @5:00, Ski Swap @6:00 at Community Centre

Payak registration ends Feb22 & Volunteer opportunities

This year the Payak event on Feb 25th @WOP is different than in previous years.  There is a mini loppet of 5km for young children as well as 15 km 30 km and 50 km distances for older children and adults.  There will not be a Ski Tournament or Ski Cross for children as there was in the past. For more info on this event  and to register go to http://www.payak.ca/register/

Your help would be greatly appreciated. There are many ways you can help this fun event. Delores is in charge of setting up the stadium and will need lots of help, so please check out link here and sign up to volunteer