Opeongo Gliders 2023
Opeongo Gliders Youth is a cross-country skiing program at Opeongo Nordic in Brudenell. Kids will learn in a safe and fun environment.
Through organized activity and active play, participants learn how to cross-country ski, develop an appreciation for the outdoors, and make new friends.
We facilitate Nordiq Canada lessons, led by certified instructors.
Dates: January 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 18
Times: 10 am to 12 noon
Jack Rabbits (ages 6 to 9): The objective is for children to learn basic cross-country ski skills, including classic and skating styles and to instill a lifelong interest in the sport. Participants will develop the basics of agility, balance, coordination and speed, as well as good ski technique habits, fun and fitness.
Track Attack (ages 9 to 12): The focus of the Track Attack program is to help participants become technically competent cross country skiers and use their skills to explore a wide range of ski activities.
Cost: $105 includes all six sessions, plus one-time insurance fee of $20 per child (unless you have already purchased a family membership).
All participants must provide their own equipment. Rental options available at Hilltop Ski Rentals (firstname.lastname@example.org, 613-757-1404) or the Killaloe Public Library Sports-Lending Hub ( http://killaloelibrary.ca/programs-services/sports-recreation-equipment-library/ ).
All participants must a water bottle and snacks, and are encouraged to carry a hip belt.
|Six Saturdays, fee is per child|