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We know snow & so much more! Come make the majestic Rockies your outdoor backyard with the oldest running ski club in Calgary. Make friends & keep active! Year round club for families and adults of all ages. We offer winter and summer programs. Winter programs include downhill skiing, snowboarding (http://www.meetup.com/yycskiclub_downhill), cross country skiing and snowshoeing (http://www.meetup.com/yycskiclub_xc_snowshoe). We also offer cross country ski lessons for kids (jackrabbits) (http://www.meetup.com/yycskiclub_jackrabbitlessons) and adults (http://www.meetup.com/yycskiclub_adultlessons). Summer programs include hiking and cycling (http://www.meetup.com/yycskiclub_xc_snowshoe). We also offer social and volunteering opportunities (http://www.meetup.com/yycskiclub). Join us now and be ready for a great adventure!

This Meet Up site gives information about all our Adult Cross Country Skiing Lessons. Keep in mind, unlike the other Calgary Ski Club meetup events, participating in adult lessons does not require membership via www.calgaryskiclub.org.

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Upcoming events (1)

XC Ski Lessons Level 3, Intermediate Classic – Wednesdays Feb 6, 13, 20 and 27

Program Schedule: Wednesdays February 6, 13, 20 and 27 ----------- This program consists of four 1.5-hour lessons: Wednesday Feb 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2019. The maximum group size is 10 persons. • Lesson Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM • Locations: preferred location if snow conditions allow: Shaganappi Golf Course (https://calgaryskiclub.org/resources/useful-links/) at[masked] St SW, Calgary, AB • Other venue options: various locations out of town, mostly in the mountains – see below for details * READ THESE IMPORTANT DETAILS BEFORE REGISTERING * ----- LEVELS ----- This Wednesday program is for Intermediate Level cross-country skiers to develop the fundamentals of cross country skiing. When you register, indicate your level of experience: • Level 1 - Beginner program (click here (https://www.meetup.com/YYCSkiClub_AdultLessons/events/245861490/)): A beginner has little to no cross-country ski experience AND little to no downhill ski experience • Level 2 - Novice program (click here (https://www.meetup.com/YYCSkiClub_AdultLessons/events/245862153/)): A novice has cross-country skied a few times AND/OR downhill skied many times AND/OR has extensive ice staking experience • Level 3 - Intermediate program (this page): An intermediate has cross-country skied at least one winter but has not learned the Nordic skiing technique AND/OR has significant downhill ski experience ----- COSTS ----- Price: $120 per participant ($30/lesson). • Equipment rentals (if needed): Not included with the lesson. Click for a list of rental shops (http://www.calgaryskiclub.org/resources/cross-country#equipment). Suggestions include shops in Calgary, and out of town shops. • Optional - Carpooling: Participants to coordinate with each other after lesson 1. The coach will already be at the lesson location. Refund policy: 48-hour refund deadline before the start of the first lesson, minus an admin fee of $10. ----- STEPS TO REGISTER ----- • Step 1: Review all the information on this page. • Step 2: Set up a Meetup account & profile. • Step 3: Log into Meetup, and then register on this webpage. • Step 3a: make your payment on Meetup. • Step 3b: fill out the registration form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScBeirrFET5frXdQa7sWq6SB57d9iik7ll8aoOGohtP28KzNA/viewform?usp=sf_link • Step 4: Read, print, sign and scan the lesson waiver https://calgaryskiclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Calgary-Ski-Club-Informed-Consent-and-Assumption-of-Risk-Agreement-.pdf , and send to clementnordicskiing (at) gmail.com Your name will appear on the list of participants once your pre-participation survey answers will have been reviewed and the payment and signed waiver received. The coach will contact you by email 1 week prior to the 1st lesson. ----- LOCATION: In-City ----- • Lessons will take place at Shaganappi Golf Course or Confederation Golf Course. The Coach will inform you of the lesson location each week. ----- CANCELLATION OF LESSONS ----- • CSC reserves the right to alter the schedule depending on registration levels, weather, and availability of coaches. • Lessons will be cancelled, and postponed to another week, if the temperature is colder than -20 C, including wind chill. Questions? Email xc (at) calgaryskiclub.org

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