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Afterschool Nordic Skiing Begins

  • Date: 01/11/2018 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
This registration is for both Beginner and Intermediate Nordic Ski. You will be prompted to select the appropriate skill level during your registration. The descriptions below outline the differences in the programs.Beginner Nordic skiing offers an introduction to cross country skiing for kids new to snow sports, gets kids with some downhill or snowboarding experience comfortable on Nordic skis, and develops technical skills for kids with some previous Nordic experience. Participants practice balancing, stopping, turning, falling and getting up safely. Intermediate Nordic skiing develops cross country skiing skills for kids with previous Nordic experience. To enroll in the intermediate program, participants should have completed at least 2 seasons of Beginning Afterschool Nordic Skiing, or have equivalent Nordic experience. Kids should be able to put on all gear by themselves, ski with or without poles, and safely stop using a wedge. Please bring multiple layers each day. Jackets, hats, and gloves are required, ski pants are highly recommended (limited extra clothing is available). Equipment (skis/boots/poles) provided. Gear is available for participants to borrow outside of class times as well. Transportation from Breckenridge Elementary is included in this activity. Students not attending Breckenridge schools are encouraged to participate but need to provide their own transportation. Please register under Afterschool Nordic Skiing NO TRANPORTATION S1.
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