White Butte Trails Click here for more Information on White Butte Trails including travel directions with map and a map of the trails themselves. Contact – Gregg Brewster 949-8210 INFORMATION UPDATED: 7:00 am March 11, 2014. Last Reported Grooming - March 9, 2014. Last Reported Track Setting - March 6, 2014; night crew Next Scheduled Grooming - March 14, 2014. Spring Ski Conditions: best mid morning till noon; soft/poor by 1:00 PM Skate – AM icy early, but good 10:00-12:00: PM soft/poor by 1:00, icy by evening. Classic - AM icy early, but good 10:00-12:00: PM soft/poor early & icy by evening. Click here for ...
Biathlon is for anyone, female or male, over the age of eight. The main program runs from September to April with optional summer camps. The focus is on skate ski training, both dry land and snow. Shooting skills are developed and honed at suitable locations. Coaches emphasize both fundamentals and high performance, elite techniques. The program includes local races and travel to other competitions in and out of Saskatchewan throughout the season. [caption id="attachment_2121" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="Canadian Biathlon Championships bronze medalists Evan, Tu & Matty"][/caption] Training takes place at Kinsmen Park, the Science Center area, the Regina Wildlife Federation biathlon site and the ...
Regina Ski Club members may register for trips at the Registration Night Social on Saturday November 9 2013. Alternatively, you may contact the designated Coordinator of the trip you are interested in, at any time prior to the trip date.
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Regina Ski Club Membership Benefits Programs for all ages, from children to seniors Programs for all ability levels, from beginners to recreational to nationally competitive Nordic (cross-country), Alpine (downhill) and Biathlon programs Alpine Adaptive program for persons with physical disabilities Several Alpine and Nordic trips organized each year Regularly groomed Nordic trails throughout Regina and at White Butte Trails Many social events Nordic skiing lessons All Regina Ski Club members automatically become members of the Saskatchewan Ski Association (SASKI) and Canadian Ski Association (CSA) ... and you will join a great community of friends and families that enjoy skiing and outdoor winter fun. Regina Ski Club Membership Fees $30 for the ...
What is Jackrabbits? Jackrabbits, developed by Cross Country Canada to introduce kids to Nordic skiing, uses lessons and games to teach skills. Awards for skill progression, speed and distance goals inspire kids to progress. Parents are encouraged to ski with the kids to promote family fun. Each week we meet to ski, play games and go on fun trips together. [caption id="attachment_1773" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="Junior Jackrabbits with Rick and Dana Turnbull 2013 "][/caption] When and Where All bunny and jackrabbit programs will be run at Douglas Park (across from the Douglas Park running track) commencing Sunday, January 5, 2014. Sessions will run from 2 - ...
Alpine Adaptive Ski Program
The Regina Alpine Adaptive Ski Program is a non-profit, volunteer based program offered to people with disabilities to participate in Alpine (downhill) skiing. We believe that all people have an equal right to participate in Alpine Skiing regardless of ability. The Regina Adaptive Ski Program has adaptive ski equipment for various types of disabilities. We offer lessons to individuals with cerebral palsy, spina bifida, spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, visual impairment, and lower extremity amputations that can wear a prosthetic which supports some body weight. Our program has instructors with specialized training and certification through the Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing ...
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Great Trip to Red Lodge Montana March 26-30
The RSC Trip to Red Lodge Montana still has seats on the bus. This is an excellent all around ski destination with great snow in late March, at a very affordable price. Snowboarders, alpine skiers and cross-country skiers will all have a great time!
For details, see Let’s Go to Red Lodge.
Also find links to the Red Lodge Mountain website and the Lupine Inn website near the bottom of our Alpine Trips page.
Several Alpine Events in March
Regina Alpine Race Team (RART) will host the Sask Cup alpine finals March 14 to 16 at Mission Ridge, Fort Qu’Appelle. We will host a dinner for all teams/participants where Sask Alpine will hand out final awards for the season.
We are looking for both volunteers and donations to make the race weekend a success and make it memorable for all. Please contact Steve Engel if you can help out: firstname.lastname@example.org or 306-501-3674. We are also looking for silent auction prizes as a fundraising effort. Please let Steve know if you can assist here too!
The Nancy Greene Finals Festival for young skiers will be held March 8 and 9 at Table Mountain near North Battleford.
RART and Nancy Greene will hosting a fun club weekend March 22-23. Events include the President’s Cup duals race where any/all can race: parents, coaches racing against kids as well!
The Saskatchewan Alpine Canada Winter Games Camp is being held in Banff March 21 to 23 2014. Two Regina alpine skiers will be attending: Eliza Balkwill and Mackenzie Heidel.
Regina Skiers Excel
at Sask Winter Games
Regina Ski Club’s race teams brought home several medals from the 2014 Saskatchewan Winter Games in Prince Albert:
For cross country race results by Regina skiers, see Nordic Racing Update.
Biathlon gold medals were won by Logan Pletz in the sprint race and the Regina Male Relay Team (Wilson Doxtator, Rohith Banman, Logan Pletz and Brett Down). Heather Gillespie won silver in her sprint. Bronze medals winners include Brett Down, Brady Windsor, Zoe Goetz (sprint) and Heather, Logan, Brady and Zoe (mass start).
Way to make us proud, skiers!
Find the results for alpine skiing, cross country skiing, biathlon, and all other sports on the Saskatchewan Winter Games Prince Albert 2014 results website.
Sit-Skier Kurt Oatway Competing in Tarvisio and Sochi
See the Canada Paralympic website
for information and schedules.
Kurt Oatway competed at the 2014 IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup final in Tarvisio Italy Feb 24-27th, placing 5th in the downhill race.
Kurt has also been selected to the Canadian Para Alpine Olympic Team and is competing at the Paralympics March 8 to 16.
Kurt Oatway began his para-alpine ski career at Mission Ridge in 2010 with coach Gord Poulton and the Regina Alpine Adaptive Ski Program.
The Regina Ski Club
The Regina Ski Club (RSC) provides programs, events and trips for all ages and levels of skiers, individuals and families alike. Club volunteers pack and set ski trails at the White Butte Recreation area north of Emerald Park and within city limits in Wascana Center and a number of city park locations.
Our mission is to create opportunities for recreational and competitive Nordic (cross country) and Alpine (downhill) skiing and snowboarding. The spirit of the club is aptly summed up by our motto: fun, friendship, fitness!