Nordic Race Team

The Regina Ski Club`s Nordic Racing overall program objectives are:
• Be fun.
• Develop fitness through active play, games and activities.
• Provide children an opportunity to be part of a sports team.
• Develop overall sport skills.
• Expose children to a variety of adventure-based cross-country ski activities.

Track Attack Program for Youth
The Track Attack program is for kids aged 9 and older who have participated in Jackrabbits or reached a comparable level of skiing. This program is for skiiers who are committed to improving their skiing and fitness and who want an introduction to training and racing within the province.

Requirements to Join the Program
• Enthusiastic about cross country skiing
• Fit enough to be active for approximately 1.5 hours
• Willing to ski for approximately 5 kilometres
• Willing to try new things and have fun

Parents will be asked to help either on snow and/or with various activities throughout the season.

Junior Racing
A year-round program for youth aged 14 and older. This program provides skiiers the opportunity to develop their physical conditioning and skiing technique in a training and racing environment.

In addition to local and out-of-province races, special events and camps are attended throughout the year.

For further information, please contact Lisa Morrison at 306-761-1705.

Racing events of interest
Each year, many racing events of interest to the Nordic Racing Group are organized.
Dates and other specifics will be listed here as they are arranged.
Events include:
• Wednesday Night Races
- a weekly series of fun nordic races organized by RSC for all interested club members
- full schedule at the bottom of the Wednesday Night Races web page.
• Cross Country Saskatchewan Sask Cups
• Saskatchewan Cross Country Ski Championships
• Western Canadian Cross Country Ski Championships
• La Ronge Saskaloppet
• High Performance Race Camps

Nordic Race Schedule 2017-2018
The RSC Nordic Racing team will compete in most of these provincial and regional races in 2017-2018:

Date Event Location Comments
Oct 21-22 2017 Sask Cup #1-2 Waskesiu Roller Ski Race
Dec 2-3 2017 Alberta Cup #1-2 Canmore AB
Dec 9-10 2017 Sask Cup #3-4 La Ronge Alternate Dec 16-17
Jan 13 2018 Sask Cup #5 Humboldt Alternate Jan 14
Jan 19-21 2018 Westerns Red Deer AB
Jan 27-28 2018 Sask Cup #6-7 Regina rescheduled from Feb 3-4
Feb 9 2018 Sask Cup #8 La Ronge School Ski Champs – Alt Mar 2
Feb 10-11 2018 Provincials Saskatoon
Feb 21-24 2018 Sask Winter Games North Battleford
Mar 10-17 2018 Nationals Thunder Bay ON

For a complete list of Cross Country Saskatchewan events for 2017-2018,
including races and loppets, see the Calendar of Events 2017/18 document link on the Sask-Cup-Race-Series page on the CCS website.

RSC Nordic Racers at Canada 150

Humboldt Sask Cup 2015 - RSC skiers

SaskCup racers Sturgeon River 2014

RSC at CCS fall training Waskesiu 2014

SaskCup race Sturgeon River 2013

Troll Bridge Sturgeon River 2013

Emma and Heather at Wednesday Night Races