Save the Date! October 13, 2018

Celebrate the 13th Riding Season of Snowboard Yukon with us!
Kick Off Gear Swap followed by EPIC Pizza Party celebrating our past, present and future.
Curious? Details in August!

Notice of Special General Meeting

April 10th, 2018

Snowboard Yukon Association

Notice of Special General Meeting

Pursuant to Section 2(1)(b)(iv) of the provisions of the Societies Act and Regulations, the Snowboard Yukon Association is holding a Special General Meeting on Tuesday May 8th, 2018 at 7 pm at 7 Keewenaw Drive, Whitehorse, to make the following amendments to the By-Laws of the Snowboard Yukon Association:

  • That the date of the Snowboard Yukon Association fiscal year end be modified from September 30th of the year to July 31st of the year.
  • That this date will be included into the By-Laws of the Snowboard Yukon Association.

David Yule
President, Snowboard Yukon Association.

Download the notice of Special General Meeting Notice – Change of Fiscal Year End

2018 AWG Final Roster Announced

Best of luck to the crew who will be representing Yukon at the 2018 Arctic Winter Games!!!!

Juvenile Girls
Riley Boland

Juvenile Boys
Lewis Bunce
Daniel Pike
Alternate: Josiah Walker

Junior Boys
Syth Charchun
Ben Machtans

2018 AWG Training Squad Announced

Beauty day Mt. Sima for the Arctic Winter Games Snowboard Trials! Big thanks to judges, officials, volunteers and Sima staff! 🏂

2018 AWG Training Squad

  • Riley Boland
  • Lewis Bunce
  • Syth Charchun
  • Ben Machtans
  • Daniel Pike
  • Josiah Walker

Comp Intro Coaching Course

The 3-day Comp Intro Workshop is the first step to take if you have never been trained to be a snowboard coach. The Comp Intro coach (or entry level coach) typically tends to work with competitors of all ages who are new to the competitive side of snowboarding.

Workshop content includes fundamental principles of:

  • Biomechanics
  • Air and speed
  • Coaching
  • Planning a session
  • Analyzing performance
  • Preparing athletes for training
  • Preparing athletes for a competition
  • Long-Term Athlete Development The Pathway

November 11–13, 2017 (3 days)

Mt. Sima

Course Fees:
$150 for Yukon coaches

Additional Costs:
2017-2018 Coaching Membership $60
Lift Tickets (full day discounted to half day rates)

Register Online:
8 spots available

For More Course Info:

Email mary@snowboardyukon.com

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Join Snowboard Yukon at our Annual General Meeting

Thursday, November 16, 2017
Sport Yukon Boardroom
4061- 4th Avenue, Whitehorse, YT
7:30 pm

All welcome! New Directors welcome!

Review the Member’s Special Resolution regarding waiving outside review of financial statements that will be voted on at the AGM. Read the document.

You must have an active membership to vote.
Get yours online here: snowboardyukon.goalline.ca/event-search.php

2017-18 Programs Launching Soon!

Check back mid-August for full program registration and details.

Attend the Programs & AWG Info Session for more info.

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Sport Yukon Boardroom 2

In the mean time If you have questions please contact our Technical Director, Mary at mary@snowboardyukon.com or 334-2944.

Job Opportunity – 2017-18 Arctic Winter Games Stream Head Coach

The Arctic Winter Games Stream Head Coach oversees athlete development, both on-snow and on dryland, controls the season training plan, and is responsible for scheduling the coaching team for the Arctic Winter Games Training Stream and Final Roster. This contract runs September 2017 through to April 2018.

Download the job description for more details.

To apply for this position please submit a resume outlining your experience and qualifications, and a cover letter demonstrating your understanding of the 2018 Arctic Winter Games Selection Criteria.

Deadline for applications is midnight September 4, 2017.

Submit applications to the Technical Director, Mary Binsted at mary@snowboardyukon.com.