Are you interested in coaching for the Sea to Sky Nordics?
We are planning a couple of coach training sessions to prepare for our summer programs. There will be a biathlon shooting session and a dryland and rollerskiing session. Interested individuals can attend one or both sessions.
These sessions are for coaches who are certified (or would like to become certified) at a Community Coaching level or higher, and who are interested in coaching for the Sea to Sky Nordics. No prior shooting or rollerskiing experience is required. The only pre-requisite is enthusiasm!
These sessions are not mandatory in order to coach a summer program, but attendance at these sessions will factor heavily in the selection of coaches for the summer.…Read more →
Whistler Olympic Park is running a firearms safety course on Thursday, April 23rd. The course runs from 9-5 and the cost is $157.50.
The course is open to ages 12 and up.
Taking this course is the first step to getting your possession and acquisition license (your “PAL”) or minor’s license, which is highly recommended for everyone in our biathlon program.
If you are interested in taking this course or for more information please contact Melinda Hainsworth at firstname.lastname@example.org…Read more →
The Sea to Sky Nordics are looking for coaches for our summer dryland and biathlon programs.Our summer program runs from June through August. Sessions are currently scheduled for Saturdays at Whistler Olympic Park, Monday afternoons in Whistler, Squamish and North Vancouver, Tuesday evenings in Squamish and Wednesday afternoons in Whistler, Squamish and North Vancouver.Full details on times and locations of the sessions are available on our website under the Summer Programs tab.Interested coaches should be certified as NCCP community coaching course or higher in either cross country skiing or biathlon.Coaches will receive an honorarium of $15-$25 per hour, based on experience and coaching certification.…Read more →
The Sea to Sky Nordics are pleased to announce our 2015 summer program schedule.
This summer we are offering dryland and biathlon sessions on more days and in more locations. Our summer programs will run from June through August. Choose from up to 4 sessions per week (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays), and from practices in Squamish, Whistler, North Vancouver and at Whistler Olympic Park.
For those who can’t commit to the full summer season, a drop-in option may be available for those who commit to a minimum number of sessions.
We are also planning some weekend and 5-day camps; stay tuned to the events calendar for more details.…Read more →
A delegation of five Master biathletes from our club (Petra Gier, Richard Blanchet, Pierre Martin, Jordan Laker and Pierre Duflon), accompanied by coaches Etienne Letondeur and Munro Duncan went to Quebec during the first week of February 2015 to participate in the Winter World Masters Games. This was the first international competition that Sea to Sky Nordics members have participated in.
The races took place on the Valcartier military base 30 km north of Quebec City.Read more →