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Skiing Guide Needed for Visually Impaired Skier
The British Disabled Ski Team are desperately searching for a guide for our Visually Impaired Skier Kelly Gallagher during December and January. They need someone that is available during that timeframe with no restrictions. They will have a break for Christmas and New Years. If you think you can help, or if you know someone that can, please read on for further information and contact details.
Scottish Primary Schools Christmas Dual Slalom
On Tuesday 13 December 2011 all skiers/boarders of primary school P6/7 age are invited to gather a few skiers and boarders from their school to enter a fun Scottish Primary Schools Christmas Dual Slalom Race at Firpark, Tillicoultry. The race is designed to offer young unseeded skiers the chance to try competing in a simple fun team race with their school mates. Teams of 4 boarders or skiers are invited.
Scottish Snowsports Festival
The Scottish Snowsports Festival has now been confirmed as taking place on 17 December 2011 on Princes Street, Edinburgh. This unique opportunity will allow Snowsport Scotland to showcase Snowsports to the public on one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Alongside Elite Freestyle and Cross-country invitational competitions there will be taster sessions in skiing and cross-country for anyone to come along and try. Further information can be found on our website and regular updates on our facebook page, www.facebook.com/ScottishSnowsportsFestival.
CALLING ALL F.A.S.T SKIERS!
If you haven’t heard of FAST before then read on…………………
Focussed Alpine Scottish Training is the brand name of the Scottish Combined Alpine Camps initiative. There are two main aims:
(1) to increase cooperation between Clubs resulting in better planned and less fragmented year-round training programmes for young Scottish skiers and
(2) to maximise economies of scale allowing foreign camps to be run more efficiently.
Aberdeen Snowsports Club and Snowsport Scotland are running a free Snowsports Event Officials Training workshop on Sunday 1st June 2014 at Aberdeen Snowsports Centre.