Fee includes:

  • Hiawatha Highlands trail passes for children 12 and under
  • a ticket for the participant to the end of year club awards banquet
  • all sessions for the fall and winter season
  • coaching by coaches trained in the sport-specific National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) and who have completed a Level 3 Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC)
  • includes coaching and wax for all races on the Junior Ski team schedule

Program Description:  The objective of the Junior Ski Team is to give young athletes between the ages of 11 and 14 their first taste of cross-country ski racing.  It is an introductory racing program with a focus on Learning to Train and introducing racing in a supportive environment.  The “racing team” focus of this group will present young skiers with an opportunity to support one another as a team, while the competition element will provide motivation and reward for their hard work.

Participation in the Summer Dryland Training Program is encouraged.

The Soo Finnish Nordic Ski Club offers a program that follows the guidelines as prescribed by both Nordiq Canada and Cross Country Ontario.