Calendar

Oct
12
Sat
SKI SWAP @ Hilton Resort & Spa
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sale of new and used XC Ski Equipment & Clothing

Oct
26
Sat
AGM and Club Social @ Lost Lake Passiv Haus
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct
27
Sun
Drop in Dryland training @ Passiv Haus
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Try out roller skiing?

Trial drop in dryland training for our youth members.

Parents welcome to help out.

The dryland sessions will include roller skiing, bounding, xc running.

Please bring:  bright clothing, skate ski boots, poles, helmet, pads gloves, running shoes

Please email Katrina sdp@whistlernordics.com if interested.

Nov
3
Sun
Drop in Dryland training @ Passiv Haus
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Try out roller skiing?

Trial drop in dryland training for our youth members.

Parents welcome to help out.

The dryland sessions will include roller skiing, bounding, xc running.

Please bring:  bright clothing, skate ski boots, poles, helmet, pads gloves, running shoes

Please email Katrina sdp@whistlernordics.com if interested.

Nov
9
Sat
Nov 9th – Level 1 Officicals Course @ Office of Thrive Health
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm

Hollyburn is offering a level 1 officials course. We need more trained officials in the Sea to Sky area, so please promote this to your club members. Here are the details:

 

Course Date/Time:  Saturday, November 9, 2019; 9:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Registration:  Online at https://zone4.ca/register.asp?id=21968

Registration Deadline:  November 4, 2019 (midnight)

Course Location:  720 – 890 West Pender Street, Vancouver (Offices of Thrive Health)

Cost: $90 (free for members of Hollyburn Cross Country Ski Club who will be assisting with events)

Nov
16
Sat
1st on snow session – FREE – for youth sdp members @ Whistler Olympic Park
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

1st on snow session of the season!  Are you eager to start skiing on snow?

Drop in session on snow to kick off our season!

Please email Katrina sdp@whistlernordics.com if interested.

Offered to any of our Whistler Nordics Youth participants and parents welcome to help.

 

Nov
29
Fri
Teck Regional On snow Camp Nov 29 – Dec 1, 2019 @ Athletes Centre & Whistler Olympic Park
Nov 29 – Dec 1 all-day

Teck Regional On snow Camp

Nov 29 – Dec 1, 2019

Whistler Head Coach:  Maria Lundgren

This is an on-snow camp for youth age 9+ years in the Coast region. Athletes will stay at the Athletes’ Lodge,
located in the Athletes’ Village in Whistler on Friday and Saturday night. Meals will be catered by Whistler Food
Co and the following food will be provided; Friday (snacks), Saturday (breakfast, snack, lunch & dinner) and
Sunday (breakfast, snack & lunch). Please eat before you arrive on Friday!
Camp schedule
Start: Check-in Friday Nov 29th at 6pm at the Athletes’ Lodge, Team meeting in the Hub at 7pm.
End: Sunday Dec 1st at 1pm. Pick-up is outside the Technical Building at the Cross-Country Stadium.
Camp has a full participation policy. The participants are expected to arrive at 6 pm on Friday November 29th
and stay until the camp ends at 1 pm on Sunday December 1st unless a prior arrangement has been made with
the head coach.
Teck Coast Cup #1 will be included in camp and all participants will take part in this race on
Sunday December 1st. Each club will supply a code for their members registered for the camp to use when
signing up for the Coast Cup race (no charge).
Activities at this camp will include; on snow training, strength session, team building activities, gymnastics and race preparations to attend the first Coast Cup race.
Please confirm your attendance by registering at https://zone4.ca/register.asp?id=22365&lan=1&cartlevel=1
Registration closes at midnight on November 7th. (Accommodation needs to be confirmed by Nov 8)
Camp Fees: $165 (includes meals, accommodation and a gymnastics session)
Trail Fees: $16.38 ($7.80 day + 5% GST) – athletes with a Seasons Pass at WOP does not pay a trail fee
Address of accommodation: 1080 Legacy Way, Whistler, BC, V8E 0L1.
Accommodation is in twin rooms (2 participants per room), bedding is provided.
Call for volunteers
To make the camp run smoothly and keep costs low we are looking for volunteers to:
• Assist with coaching on both days, overnight accommodation provided (*see below).
• Drive kids to Whistler Olympic Park and back to the athlete lodge on Saturday and to Whistler Olympic
Park on Sunday.
• Help coordinate the food distribution on Saturday morning, Saturday night, Sunday morning.
• Stay over and provide supervision at the athlete lodge on the Friday and Saturday night. *Note that
those people staying over at the lodge need to be coaches (e.g. certified with an up to date Criminal
Record Check)
Please email Maria Lundgren, coaching@crosscountrybc.ca to confirm where you can help.
On-snow camp packing list
• BC Care Card/ Medical Number • Classic Skis, Boots and Poles (Bring
• Personal toiletry items & towel • Rock skis (skate and classic) if possible)
• Sunscreen & Lip Balm • Skate Skis, Boots and Poles
• Sunglasses • Water bottle and carriers
• Rain Jacket • Headlamp
• Puffy Jacket • Pajamas & comfortable clothes for
• Training Clothes • Saturday evening
• Socks • Indoor training clothes (for gymnastics)
• Long underwear • Basic first aid (band-aids, polysporin,
• Toque moleskin, tape for feet etc)
• Gloves • Wax for your skate and classic skis
• Running shoes
Please leave electronic devices at home for the weekend.
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All participants (16 years and under) will receive a toque from Teck and Cross Country BC.
The Teck Regional Camp Program is an integral part of a progressive provincial athlete development system. It targets athletes 9 to 14 years of age, and provides an affordable, accessible step into CCBC’s Provincial Camp Program. Camps help skiers learn ski related technical skills, teamwork, self-reliance and good eating habits. They motivate, promote friendships, influence lifestyle choices and provide positive exposure to activities that encourage physical fitness.

Please contact Maria Lundgren for more details.  coaching@crosscountrybc.ca

Dec
1
Sun
Teck Coast Cup #1 @ Whistler Olympic Park
Dec 1 all-day

Teck Coast Cup #1 – Whistler Olympic Park
Sunday, December 1, 2019

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 300 metres for U6 (formerly Atoms) to 9 kilometres for adults. We are offering courses that can be enjoyed by children, their parents, and either recreational or dedicated racers.

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 to register as a volunteer.

Date: Sunday, December 1, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. start
Technique: Free technique (skating or classic), individual starts

Registration: Online only at https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=22298
Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 9:00 p.m. (absolutely no exceptions)
Volunteer Registration: Online at https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=22299

Race Noticehttp://www.hollyburnxc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Coast-Cup-1-2019-Race-Notice.pdf

Course Maps:  http://www.hollyburnxc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Coast-Cup-1-2019-12-01-Free-Technique-Interval-Start-Course-Maps.pdf
Teck Coast Cup Series Technical Guidelines:  http://www.crosscountrybc.ca/sites/default/files/documents/2019-20%20Teck%20RC%20TG%20-%20Coast.pdf

2019/20 Teck Coast Cup #1 @ Whistler Olympic Park
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am

2019-20 Teck Regional Cup Program

The Teck Regional Cup Series offers affordable, accessible competitive opportunities for developing athletes.  All Regional Cup races offer age-appropriate categories for children 14 years of age and younger, and most offer the full spectrum of categories for skiers of all ages.  For more information contact the race organizers listed below.

TECK COAST CUP SERIES

Date Contact
Dec 1 Teck Coast Cup #1
Teck Coast Cup Series
Interval Start, FT

Callaghan Valley
Dirk Rohde
(604) 942-6410

Dec 21

Teck Coast Cup #2
Teck Coast Cup Series
Interval Start, CT

Callaghan Valley
Dirk Rohde
(604) 942-6410

Feb 8

Teck Coast Cup #3
Teck Coast Cup Series
Team Sprint, CT

Delores Franz Los
(604) 894-6189
Feb 9 Teck Coast Cup #4
Teck Coast Cup Series
Mass Start, FT

Callaghan Valley
Andreas Sandell
(604) 902-1065
Feb 15-16 Teck Coast Cup #5 & 6
Teck Coast Cup Series Finale
Mass Start. CT
Team Sprint, FT

Mt Washington
Angela Nadler
(250) 203-8239

TECK NORTHERN CUP SERIES

Date Contact

Dec 28

Teck Northern Cup #1
Teck Northern Cup Series
Interval Start, CT

Smithers
Jennifer Plummer
(250) 847-0314
Dec 29 Teck Northern Cup #2
Teck Northern Cup Series
Interval Start, CT

Prince George
Jennifer Nesset
(250) 960-0470

Jan 26

Teck Northern Cup #3
Teck Northern Cup Series
Mass Start, FT

Burns Lake
Agathe Bernard
(250) 698-7737

Feb 16

Teck Northern Cup #4
Teck Northern Cup Series
Mass Start, CT

Smithers
Jennifer Plummer
(250) 847-0314

Feb 29

Teck Northern Cup #5
Teck Northern Cup Series Finale
Interval Start, FT

Vanderhoof
Wanda Nemethy
(250) 567-5324

TECK KOOTENAY CUP SERIES

Date Contact
Dec 28-29 Teck Kootenay Cup #1 & 2
Teck Kootenay Series
Interval Start, CT
Mass Start, FT

Rossland
Mike Heximer
(250) 362-9586

Jan 25-26

Teck Kootenay Cup #3 & 4
Teck Kootenay Series
Mass Start, CT
Mass Start, FT

Invermere
Marni Kreutzer
(250) 342-6516
Feb 8-9 Teck Kootenay Cup #5 & 6
Teck Kootenay Series
Tier 2 Points Race
Individual Sprint, CT
Mass Start, FT

Kimberley
Frank Ackermann
(250) 427-0644
Feb 15-16 Teck Kootenay Cup #7 & 8
Teck Kootenay Cup Series Finale
Individual Sprint, FT
Interval Start, CT

Nelson
Jason Rusu
(778) 965-0010

TECK OKANAGAN CUP SERIES

Date Contact
Mar 14 Teck Okanagan Cup
Teck Okanagan Cup Series Finale
Sun Peaks
Phil Youwe
(250) 578-7734

2019-20 TECK REGIONAL CUP SERIES TECHNICAL GUIDELINES: click here

Dec
7
Sat
SDP Youth Programs @ Whistler Olympic Park
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm