May 26, 2018

Action Required–Sign up for Tree Planting

Hi folks, Ntityix Resources LP (our local First Nations forester) is donating their time and resources to help us raise money for our Race Team. Thus far, we have a grand total of 6 athletes/parents signed up to tree plant. I know we are all busy people. Please do your part and sign up today. I will confirm numbers with Ntityix tomorrow. Last year, they donated $2000 to our team. Sign up here https://www.volunteersignup.org/PCM4K

Meet at Yellow Gate (1 KM above Telemark turnoff) at 8 am and 12 pm each day.

 

L2C Saturday May 26th Schedule change

  1. L2C Saturday May 26th Schedule

note the practice time has moved up to 8:30am

8:30 -11:00 Classic Rollerski from Gellatly to the top

11:00 – 12:00 eat, change and drive to tree planting

12 – 3 tree planting

 

Sign Up for Tree Planting

http://www.volunteersignup.org/PCM4K

Please sign up for tree planting shifts next weekend (Sat and Sunday May 26/27th).  You will be giving back to your team (much needed fundraising dollars) and to your planet.  The experience also looks good on a job resume.  Directions to the Jack Pine Road tree-planting block to follow (close to Telemark).  No experience necessary.  You will be given direction at the site.

Calling all female COACHES!

The Cross Country Canada Women’s Committee is asking female coaches to complete our annual survey. We use the responses to this survey to plan our initiatives so your responses are very important. We want to understand the needs and wants of female coaches like you in order do our best to make your experience in our sport the best it can be. Please take a few minutes to complete this short, anonymous survey to give us an idea what we can do to make a difference for you. We repeat this survey every year to be able to see changes over time, so please answer the questions based on your experiences this past year.

Thank you for taking the time to help your fellow female coaches! Please note that you can always contact the Women’s Committee with any issues, suggestions or comments you may have. The survey will remain open until Friday, 8th June, 2018.

LINK TO COACH SURVEY

Calling all female ATHLETES!!

The Cross Country Canada Women’s Committee is asking female athletes to complete our annual survey. We use your responses to plan our initiatives so your participation is very important. We want to better understand the needs and wants of female athletes like you in order help make your experience in our sport the best it can be. Please take a few minutes to complete this short, anonymous survey to give us an idea what we can do to make a difference for you. We repeat this survey every spring to be able to see changes over time, so please answer the questions based on your experiences this past year.

Thank you for taking the time to help your fellow female athletes! Please note that you can always contact the Women’s Committee with any issues, suggestions or comments you may have. The survey will remain open until Friday, June 8, 2018.

LINK TO THE ATHLETE SURVEY

Athletes of all ages welcome. Contact coach Deepa if you have any questions.

Nickelplate Spring skiing

Grooming at Nickelplate will be on Friday May 18th and Sunday May 20th,  ski conditions are reported as good.

I will be going up only Sunday and if anyone is interested in carpooling let Ross know.

 

 

Tree Planting May 26/27th

Please sign up for tree planting shifts scheduled for next weekend. Click http://www.volunteersignup.org/PCM4K.

Directions to Jack Pine road cutblock to follow. This is a great way to give back to your Planet and your Team.  It is also great job experience for our athletes.

 

Whistler Camp Travel

Hello Ski Fans,

It looks like we will be skiing on snow in Whistler! You will however need your Skate Roller, High Vis, Helmet and “roller ski Classic poles” for the Double Poling roller ski tests which are scheduled.

If you are travelling in the team van to Whistler Please be at my house by 9:30 am on Thursday May 17th 2018. Adam will drive down.

The Van will be returning at Noon on Monday May 21st 2018 with Tim driving it.

The Normal Pack Light Rules will apply to the Van. Bring your Sunscreen!

Cheers,

Adam Elliot