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2017-18 Memberships
Date: July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018
Online: snowboardyukon.goalline.ca/event-search.php

Season Kick Off BBQ & Gear Swap
Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: 125 Pueblo Cres

Snowboard Judges Workshop
Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Location: Sport Yukon Boardroom

Comp Intro Coaching Course
Date: Saturday, November 11 to Monday, November 13, 2017
Time: Full day
Location: Mt. Sima

Air 2 Trampoline Coaching Course
Date: Saturday, November 11 to Monday, November 13, 2017
Time: Full day
Location: Whitehorse

Annual General Meeting
Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Sport Yukon Boardroom

About

2017-18 PROGRAMS

Check out the Dryland & Weekly On-Snow programs below!
For more information please contact info@snowboardyukon.com

To register for a program download the following three sheets:

1) 2017-18 Program Registration Form (.pdf)
2) Medical Info and Release Form (.pdf)
3) SY Return to Sport Policy Form (.pdf)

Note: These forms can be filled in on your computer using the latest version of Adobe Acrobat. Please make sure you save the completed form to your device or you might lose all your inputed information!

Drop the completed forms and payment (cash or cheque) at:

Sport Yukon Reception
4061 – ­4th Avenue, Whitehorse
– or –
Sandor’s Clothing
80 Chilkoot Way #110, Whitehorse
– or –
Email the forms to: info@snowboardyukon.com
– and then – Pay Program Fees Online

Weekly On-Snow Coached Programs

SANDOR’S SHREDDERS ON-SNOW

Learn new tricks, improve your carving and shred with a crew of riders just like you.

Sandor’s Shredders is a fun on-snow snowboarding program for novice to intermediate riders focused on fun and improving snowboarding skills all over the mountain. Weekly training follows the national Riders curriculum and is presented by coaches certified by the Canadian Snowboard Coaching Program (CSCP). This program involves some fun events and a cool photoshoot.

You’ll get 12 sessions of weekly coaching (weather dependent) and fun events including the Yukon Champs!

Required Skill Level: You should be comfortable riding the chairlift and snowboarding in control on most runs at Mt. Sima.

LTAD Stage: 3
Approximate Age: 8+
When: Saturdays, January 6 – March 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Mt. Sima
Fee: $340

Not Included: Basic Competitor Membership, lift tickets, snowboard, helmet


COMP TEAM CORE ON-SNOW

Whether you are shooting for the Arctic Winter Games, pushing for the podium at outside competitions, or just love to shred, as long as you love snowboarding with friends the Comp Team will help you reach your goals.

The Comp Team is designed for intermediate to advanced riders focused on skill progression in freestyle and snowboardcross. You’ll get 12 sessions of weekly coaching (weather dependent) at Mt. Sima wrapping up with the Yukon Championships.

Start with this core on-snow program and add dryland training, camps, competitions, and trips to customize your training program to meet your snowboarding goals. See the Program Pathway below and then scroll down to learn more about dryland programs. Go to the Camps tab to see the camps, comps and trips we’ve got in the works for this season.

Required Skill Level: You should be comfortable riding the snowboardcross track and many of the freestyle features in the Coyote Park at Mt. Sima, in addition to be looking to improve your skills in a coached environment.

LTAD Stage: 4 & 5
Approximate Age: 10+
When: Saturdays, January 6 – March 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Mt. Sima
Fee: $340

Not Included: Advanced Competitor Membership, lift tickets, snowboard, helmet, travel expenses, coaching at camps


COMP TEAM – ALL-IN-EARLY-BIRD

Get Core On-Snow, Comp Team & Trick Dev Trampoline, Strength & Conditioning, and Yoga + a personalized yearly training plan!!!

Fee: $1,100
(deal applies to AWG, Nationals and Freeride stream)

Register and pay by September 11, 2017 to maximize the value of this option!!!

Dryland Programs

 TRAMPOLINE – AIR, BALANCE & FLEXIBILITY

Snowboarders benefit from balance and air awareness training in the pre-season.

Under the direction of trained coaches, the riders use various gymnastics apparatuses including the trampoline to discover how to manipulate their bodies in the three axis of movement and improve balance in an environment with lower consequences than on snow. This program also develops core strength and flexibility.

SHREDDERS

Approximate Age: 8+
When: Mondays, September 11 – December 18, 2017
(No classes on Thanksgiving or Remembrance Day)
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Where: Polarettes Gymnastics
(Vanier High School, Riverdale)
Fee: $220

COMP TEAM

Approximate Age: 10+
When: Mondays, September 11 – December 18, 2017
(No classes on Thanksgiving or Remembrance Day)
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm
Where: Polarettes Gymnastics
(Vanier High School, Riverdale)
Fee: $260


STRENGTH & CONDITIONING

Strong, fit snowboarders achieve their goals more quickly and are less susceptible to injury.

Sessions are planned and led by a strength and conditioning trainer from Better Bodies and supervised by Snowboard Yukon coaches.

Approximate Age: 10+
When: Tuesdays, September 12 – March 13, 2017
(No classes during Christmas break)
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Where: Peak Fitness
Fee: $360 (Full season) $180 (1/2 season)
No additional gym fees.


YOGA

Yoga is practiced during the snowboard season to maintain strength and balance in addition to continuing to improve flexibility. Yoga also helps to develop good breathing technique and mental focus.

Approximate Age: 10+
When: Thursdays, January 11 – March 15, 2018
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Where: Selkirk Elementary Gym
(Selkirk Street, Riverdale)
Fee: $100


TRAMPOLINE – TRICK DEVELOPMENT

In this program Comp Team members focus on mastering freestyle maneuvers on the trampoline and balance boards during the winter season.

Comp Team riders will work in small groups with their coaches to perfect the tricks that they are learning on-snow.

Comp Team only.

Approximate Age: 10+
When: Mondays, January 8 – March 12, 2018
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm
Where: Polarettes Gymnastics
(Vanier High School, Riverdale)
Fee: $260