Opeongo Gliders Youth Program 2022 aims to create a safe learning environment.
Through organized activity and active play, participants learn how to cross-country ski, develop an appreciation for the outdoors, and develop new ski friends. We facilitate Nordiq Canada lessons, led by certified instructors.
Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12 (February 19 will be a make-up day if a session is cancelled)
Time: 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, plus insurance fee of $18 per child (unless you have already purchased a family membership).
All participants must provide their own equipment. Rental options available at Hilltop Ski Rentals (email@example.com, 613-757-1404) or the Killaloe Public Library Sports-Lending Hub.
Due to Covid-19, only online registrations are available.
All participants must complete a self-assessment prior to participation and Covid-19 specific protocols will be shared closer to the start date.
All participants must provide their own mask or facial covering, water bottle and snacks, and are encouraged to carry a hip belt.