The parking lot has been plowed and Terry has begun grooming with the Piston Bully. Lights are on tonight and the hut is open.
Please pass on to friends or family the information below about the free skiing and beginners lessons for Snow-Break on Sunday morning
I’ve also included info about the Gander Invitational which is only 10 days away. We want a good number of our club’s skiers involved. Put the event on your calendar for you and the family Please pass on to skiing buddies from elsewhere who might be interested in getting involved. We still need volunteers.
Snow Break 2106 Free skiing and beginners lessons
On Sunday, the Airport Nordic Ski Club is offering with hot chocolate in the Ski Hut. There will also be free ski lessons for beginners between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm. Some ski equipment is available for loan. The Airport Nordic Ski Club ski trails are 3km West of Gander on the TCH. Go to www.airportnordic.ca to find out more about the ski trails.
Gander Invitational 2016
The Twelfth annual Gander Invitational Ski Meet is on for Sunday, February 21 . There will be Classic (diagonal stride) and freestyle (skating) categories for the 5k, 10k and 15k distances with shorter 200m, 500m, 1k and 2k events for children. The race caters to all ages and to racers and non-racers. Participation is as important as the competition.
The distances for Paranordic and Special Olympics will be determined in consultation with the coaches of the athletes involved.
Registration at Zone 4 will soon be open.
GI 2016 Schedule:
- Registrationat hut for 200M, 500m, 1km and 2km 10.00 am to 11:00 am
- Registrationat hut for 5k, 10k, or 15k 10.00 am to 11:30 am
- Start200M, 500m, 1km and 2km for children 11:30 am
- Start5k, 10k, & 15k freestyle and classic 12.00 noon
- Start 1 km Para Nordic 12:15 pm
- Starts for Special Olympics TBD