XC Bragg creek ski club is pleased to offer a ski program specially designed for 6-9 year old children. The Jackrabbit program focuses on the fundamental skills of cross country skiing including movement on skis, downhill techniques and trail etiquette. This is accomplished through both structured and less structured ski experiences in a positive learning environment.
***JACKRABBITS (JR) – X-Country Ski Program age 6-9***
Fridays Nov 29, 2019 – Mar 6, 2020 (12 sessions) $140 (price increase to $170 after Oct 31)
no classes Dec 27, Jan 3, Feb 21, Feb 28 (AYC)
Location: West Bragg Creek Trails
Classic ski gear is required, skate ski gear is optional in addition to classic gear. Children in the more experienced groups will be skate skiing in addition to classic skiing.
For season schedule, see “Calendar” at top menu bar.
Jack Rabbit program goals:
- A variety of movement techniques on classic skis
- Balance, agility, coordination on skis
- Safety (dressing appropriately, hill techniques)
- Intro to skate skiing in level 3 & 4
- Games & Activities
- Having fun on skis
The focus of jackrabbits will be to have fun on skis, while building age appropriate technical skills, basic level of ski fitness, and having the opportunity to experience a low key race, only if your child is ready and interested.
Cold Weather cut off is -15 C with windchill for bunnies & jackrabbits.
Unfortunately we are not able to provide make up classes for lessons cancelled due to inclement weather.
If conditions are considered dangerous or risky, classes are subject to be cancelled.
Registration link in flip box below.