March 16, 2020COVID-19 Club Policy Updates Dear members, coaches, athletes:The situation in the province and Canada has rapidly evolved over the course of the week. As promised the XC Bragg Creek board of directors has met for a weekly club policy updates. Our first priority is to safeguard the health and safety of all of [...]
March 11, 2020 COVID-19 Club Policy Updates Dear members, coaches, athletes: In light of the current risks surrounding COVID-19 and the official World Health Organization (WHO) characterization of COVID-19 as a pandemic, the XC Bragg Creek board of directors met March 10th to discuss a course of action for the club. For guidance, we have [...]
What: Ski as many loops of the race course in 2.4hrs! (Classic Technique) Low key, family friendly event! Costumes encouraged, theme is Fruit Loops! Go solo or make a team! When: Saturday, February 8, 2020 Race starts at 9am Where: West Bragg Creek Trails Who: Cross Country Skiers age 10-110 Registration Fee: $25 per person [...]
For recent information related to 2018 19 ski programs, please go here http://www.xcbraggcreek.ca/coach-flo-weekly-updates/
2018 2019 XCBC Biathlon Program Registration is now open: register here ***Biathlon Program age 9-13 (new to Biathlon and/or skate skiing)*** Tuesdays 7:00pm-8:30pm & Sundays 10:00am-11:30am Nov 6, 2018 - Mar 12, 2019 (28 sessions) $550 no classes Nov 11, Dec 22-Jan 6, Feb 15-24 Location: Redwood Meadows & West Bragg Creek Trails (location dates TBD) [...]
<<<Our competitive ski summer & fall training programs are open to those 12 and older who will be registering for the competitive ski team this fall. Lots of fun rollerski & fitness training with the help of Coach Aaron this season. Register here: Competitive Ski Team Summer & Fall Training
XC Bragg Creek's spring REC bike registration is now full with large wait lists. We are no longer taking names for the wait list. Please free free to join our club with an XCBC membership in order to join our group rides on Thursday evenings: Club Memberships More info about the Thursday night rides can be [...]
XC Bragg Creek is excited to host the Alberta Youth Cross Country Ski Championships (AYC) once again this year. Full Race Notice Details here: AYC Race Notice Link Registration on zone 4: zone 4 Maps (not yet final): Online map of race courses with elevation profile tool PDF maps with imagery and topo basemap
Date of event: March 2-4, 2018 Host Club: XC Bragg Creek Co-Event Chiefs: Roy Strum & Erik Anderson, XC Bragg Creek Assistant Chief: Ann Sullivan, XC Bragg Creek Trails: West Bragg Creek Ski Trails, Kananaskis Country Background Alberta Youth Championships (AYC) is a provincial-level event aimed at a [...]
Our local volunteer ski grooming group through the Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) needs everyone's support to raise funds to groom the trails. Please give if you enjoy the trails - skiing & biking: “50 / 50” Bragg Creek XC Ski Grooming Fundraiser Skiers, here is your chance to support the very trails you [...]
Howdy athletes, coaches and parents, Sadly we'll have to cancel tonight as the snow has stayed on the ground and there is more in the forecast. It will only get deeper and colder as the night goes on. Thanks everyone for an amazing fall session. Coaches, I'll figure out a simple routine for collecting your [...]
Howdy athletes, coaches and parents, Well crew, the Wednesday evening weather is not improving. It's been raining on and off all day and the forecast is for more and heavier rain as the evening progresses. Sadly we'll have to cancel tonight's ride and lesson to protect our trails and the health and safety of our [...]
Our Fall 2017 Mountain Bike Program is now full with wait list. More info & club memberships: here Our 2017 2018 X-Country Ski registration will also be rolling out shortly for new members. If you would like to receive emails about our programs, contact Nicole firstname.lastname@example.org and note which program you are interested in receiving info about.
XC Bragg Creek can now accept e-transfers as payment in replacement of cheques. (Program registrations & club clothing orders are still paid through via zone 4 with credit payment).
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Hello Tuesday ski people, It is looking cold out there (currently -19C near west bragg on my thermometer). Hoping for an afternoon warm up, but it's hard to say what the weather will do. We are close to our cold weather cut off for cancellations, but we really do not want to cancel class unless [...]
UPDATED MESSAGE FROM ROY STRUM, CHIEF OF EVENT: greetings coaches, the 2014 AYC jury met this morning and have decided to cancel the Alberta Youth Championships for this coming weekend,Feb 28-March 1, 2014. Unfortunately the weather forecast remains for unusually cold temperatures. high of -22 of saturdayand high of -17 on sunday. this is a [...]
I found a short, self-written Coach’s bio is tricky as I’m wrapping up 35-plus years of cross country skiing since my first skiing memory―a family trip to Lake O’Hara. Let's see ... this will be longer than one paragraph. It all began on wooden skis in Yoho National Park. (I would say that at the [...]