Sunday, March 28, 2021

Mar 28th- Apr 3th

 Welcome back everyone! 

Hope you all had a relaxing or adventurous Spring Break. This week is the final week of Squad for the season and we only have two practices this week because of Easter. 


Tuesday Mar 30th :

Yellow, Orange, Purple andGreen: Practice is from 4:30-6pm and everyone is meeting in the stadium at 4:30pm (that includes Green). It’s game day, all the squads will be rotating through all the game stations. We will be skating.

 

Wednesday Mar 31st:

Purple and Green: NO PRACTICE

Thursday Apr 1st:

Yellow, Orange, Purple and Green: Last Squad Practice of the Season! Kings Court Sprint (Make sure to register before the deadline!) Everyone meet in the stadium a little before 4:30pm so you can get your bib. Everyone will be skating.

 

Saturday Apr 3rd:

Yellow Orange Purple Green: NO PRACTICE, we are done for the season! See you next Fall

 

Up Coming Events:

30th March- Night Speed

1st April- Last practice of the season


Sunday, March 7, 2021

Mar 7th- 13th

 Happy Sunday everyone!

The season is starting to wind down but it's not over! We have a pretty regular week of practices, then Spring Break and then one final week of practice to wrap up the season.


Tuesday Mar 9th :

Yellow: You are skate skiing today and practice is 4:30pm-6pm. Yellow this will be your last practice before Spring Break

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You will be skate skiing.

1st year Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Meet in the stadium at 4:30 ready to skate ski.

Green and 2nd year Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. 2nd-year purple can you meet green outside the chalet at 4:30pm. You are skate skiing

 

Wednesday Mar 10th:

Purple and Green: Practice is from 4:30-6pm and you skate skiing. Please bring an old pair of training skis because we are going to have a mini hockey tournament and don’t want to break good gear.

Thursday Mar 11th :

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing. Meet in the stadium next to the race office. Orange this is your last practice before the break.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are skate skiing. This is your last practice before the break.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing.  Green this is your last practice until the camp.

 

Saturday Mar 13th :

Yellow Orange Purple Green: NO PRACTICE! Have a great Spring Break and see you for a fun wrap up week after your time off.

 

UpComing Events:

9th March- Night Speed, Candy Dash!!!

23rd March- Night Speed

13th-28th March- Spring Break, no practice

30th March- First day back from Spring Break

1st April- Last practice of the season (Yellow included)

Sunday, February 28, 2021

Feb 28th- Mar 6th

Another great weekend of racing, wow you guys are fast! It was great to see how you all have improved. This weekend we are pretty much back to normal except for Purple and Green who have the Ski Marathon on Saturday.

*Also a heads up to all squads, there will be no practice on Saturday, March 13th because it is the first day of Spring Break.*

Tuesday Mar 2nd :

Yellow: Meet in the stadium ready to ski at 4:30pm, you are skate skiing. Practice ends at 6pm

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You will be skate skiing.

1st year Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Meet in the stadium at 4:30 and you will finish in the stadium at 6pm. You are skate skiing and practicing for the enduro this weekend.

Green and 2nd year Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You will be skate skiing and practicing for the enduro this Saturday.

 

Wednesday Mar 3rd:

Purple and Green: Practice is from 4:30-6pm and you skate skiing. Everyone will meet in the stadium for 4:30pm, we will break into groups and ski the Ski Marathon course for the weekend.

Thursday Mar 4th:

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing. Meet in the stadium next to the race office.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are skate skiing.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing.

 

Saturday Mar 5th:

Yellow: Practice is from 11am-12:30pm and you will be skate skiing with poles.

 Orange: You are skate skiing from 11am-12:30pm.

Purple and Green: Your practice is a bit different this weekend because of the Ski Marathon, you will not have a regular practice. I will send out the Marathon info later in the week when I get it from the organizers.

Up Coming Events

Mar 6th: Ski Marathon (Purple and Green)

Mar 9th: Night Speed

Mar 13th-28th: Spring Break (No regular practices)

Mar 23rd: Night Speed


Saturday, February 20, 2021

Feb 21st-27th

 Great racing everyone, it was an exciting day! You raced your hearts out today and it showed. It was slow cold snow but that didn't stop you guys from zooming by us. 

So this week we will be skating if the weather does what it says 🤞. We will be focusing on sprints this week during practice to get everyone prepared for this coming weekend.

Below the schedule are some photos from the race.

Tuesday Feb 23rd :

Yellow: Practice is from 4:30-6pm, you will be skate skiing. Don’t forget your poles!

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Meet in the stadium at 4:30 and you will finish in the stadium at 6pm. You are skating.

Second Year Purple: You are joining green today for the ski part but not the sports psychology part. You are skate skiing from 4:30-6pm

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Half of your practice is going to be in the race office for sports psychology and the other half you will be skate skiing.

 

Wednesday Feb 24th:

Purple and Green: Practice is from 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing. We will do a really good warm up to prep for sprints. We will meet in the stadium at 5pm if you are late. Purple can you meet us at the Chalet for 4:30pm

Thursday Feb 25th:

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing. Meet in the stadium next to the race office.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are skate skiing.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing.

 

Saturday Feb 27th:

Yellow Orange Purple and Green: It’s the second race of the Yukon Champs, it’s sprints time!!!! I will send out an email Friday afternoon with the info for the race on Saturday. It’s going to be a really fun race because everyone gets to do multiple sprints.











Sunday, February 14, 2021

Feb 14th-20th

爛That we have a normal week of practice and no cold cancellations! It is forecasted to be cold on Tuesday but warming up after that, this polar vortex needs to move her butt. This Saturday is also the first of two races for Yukon Champs 


Tuesday Feb 16th :

Yellow: Hopefully it’s warm enough to finally have a practice!! We will be classic skiing because of how cold it has been and still is. Practice is 4:30-6pm

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are classic skiing as well. Make sure to be respectful of the other groups in the stadium.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Meet in the stadium at 4:30 and you will finish in the stadium at 6pm. You are classic.

Green and Second year Purple: Those who didn’t get sized on Saturday will come to the race office for a quick sizing and then off to the rest of your practice. You will be classic skiing. Practice is 4:30-6pm

 

Wednesday Feb 17th:

Purple and Green: Practice is from 4:30-6pm, hopefully what the weather app says is true!! Let’s plan for skating but if it doesn’t warm-up, I’ll send out an email about a change in technique.

*6-8pm Equipment order night for Blue, Green and second-year purple in the Grey Mountain Room*

Thursday Feb 18th:

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing. Meet in the stadium next to the race office.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are skate skiing.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are skate skiing

 

Saturday Feb 20th:

Yellow, Orange and Purple: Today is Yukon Champs Long, it will be a skate race. I will send out an email Thursday evening or Friday with the info but it is pretty much the same as the previous races.

 Green: You are racing a 5k in free technique (skate). I will send an email with more details later this week.


Sunday, February 7, 2021

Feb 7th- 13th

 Hi Everyone

Well, it's definitely going to chilly for the first part of the week, there might even be a cancelled practice or delayed practice. Just a reminder that if practice is changing in any way I will send out an email after the 2:15pm weather update. Make sure you come dressed appropriately for the weather, have an extra buff in your pocket just in case.

Tuesday Feb 9th :

Yellow: Today you are classic skiing with poles, practice is 4:30-6pm. The stadium will be busy with Jack Rabbits until 5pm so please remind your kids to be respectful of the other groups. Also, make sure to bring your poles!

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are classic skiing as well. Make sure to be respectful of the other groups in the stadium.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Meet in the stadium at 4:30 and you will finish in the stadium at 6pm. You are classic.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You will be classic skiing.

 

Wednesday Feb 10th:

Purple and Green: Practice is from 4:30-6pm and you are classic skiing, purple if you could come up to the chalet for 4:30pm that would be great. You will go for a warm-up ski with your coaches. If it is colder then -20C we will work on technique.

Thursday Feb 11th:

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are classic skiing. Meet in the stadium next to the race office.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are classic skiing.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are classic skiing.

 

Saturday Feb 13th:

Yellow: Practice is from 11am-12:30pm and you will be classic skiing with poles.

 Orange: You are classic skiing from 11am-12:30pm.

Purple: You will be classic skiing from 11am-12:30pm, working on enduros

Green: Green I will send out an email later this week, the practice focus will change depending on the temperature


Up Coming Events:

9th Feb: Night Speed * If its too cold this race will be postponed to next Saturday

20th Feb: Yukon Champs Long Distance

23rd Feb: Night Speed

27th Feb: Rendezvous Sprint Champs

6th Mar: Ski Marathon



Sunday, January 31, 2021

Jan 31st - Feb 6th

 Hi Everyone

Well, we are finally getting some of that colder weather which makes for great classic skiing. Sadly we had to cancel some practices last week for the younger squads because it was too cold for them to be out there for a long period of time. This has some fresh snow coming (Yeah!) but the temps some days might be a bit chilly so make sure you look at the cold weather policy. I will only send out an email if practice is delayed or cancelled.

Tuesday Feb 2nd :

Yellow: Today you are classic skiing with poles, practice is 4:30-6pm. The stadium will be busy with Jack Rabbits until 5pm so please remind your kids to be respectful of the other groups. Also, make sure to bring your poles!

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are classic skiing as well. Make sure to be respectful of the other groups in the stadium.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. Meet in the stadium at 4:30 and you will finish in the stadium at 6pm. You are classic.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You will be classic skiing.

 

Wednesday Feb 3rd:

Purple and Green: Practice is from 4:30-6pm and you are classic skiing, purple if you could come up to the chalet for 4:30pm that would be great. You will go for a warm-up ski with your coaches. If it is colder then -20C we will work on technique.

Thursday Feb 4th:

Orange: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are classic skiing. Meet in the stadium next to the race office.

Purple: Practice is 4:30-6pm. You are classic skiing.

Green: Practice is 4:30-6pm and you are classic skiing.

 

Saturday Feb 6th:

Yellow: Practice is from 11am-12:30pm and you will be classic skiing with poles.

 Orange: You are classic skiing from 11am-12:30pm.

Purple and Green: If it is warmer than -20C you will be skiing out at Marsh Lake. If it’s going to be a chilly day we will ski at Mount Mac. An email will be sent out later this week with more info.


Upcoming events for February:

6th Marsh Lake ski (Purple, Green and Blue)

9th Nightspeed race

20th Yukon Champs Long Distance (All squads)

23th Nightspeed

27th King of the Stadium (Yukon Champs Sprint) (All squads)