Upcoming Events

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Officials Course
Date: Thursday, Feb. 21
Location: Sport Yukon Boardroom
Register Online: SnowReg.com

 

Lost In Paradise ParaWorld Cup and Festival
Date: Mar. 25-29, 2024
Location: Mt. Sima
Register Online: as a Volunteer

 

Yukon Champs
Date: Mar. 29-31, 2024
Location: Mt. Sima
Register Online: SnowReg.com

 

Yukon Champs – RESCHEDULED SLOPESTYLES
Date: April 6, 2024
Location: Mt. Sima
Register Online: SnowReg.com

 

2023/24 Memberships
Early Bird Pricing: until Oct. 31, 2023
Register Online: SnowReg.com

 

 

 

 

 

About

We’re hiring coaches and running courses in 2024!

All coaches must be minimum Comp Intro in training with active Coaching Membership and valid Criminal Record Check. Judges need to participate in a workshop and update every two years to remain active. Scroll down to learn more about our coach and judge training courses and online registration.

Already a trained coach? Contact mary@snowboardyukon.com to start working with us.

On-Snow Coach Courses

Comp Intro (Level 1) – 2023/24

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

When:
Dec. 8-10, 2023

Where:
Mt. Sima

Course Fees:
$100

Register Online:
Online Here (links to SnowReg)

Additional Costs:
Coaching Membership ($60)
Lift Tickets

Minimum Age:
16 years old

Coaches In-Territory Travel Claim:
yukon.ca/en/arts-and-culture/sports-and-recreation/apply-athletes-and-coaches-territory-travel-claim

Questions?
Email mary@snowboardyukon.com

Judges’ Workshop & Update 2023/24

Freestyle snowboard judges are required to provide a very specific set of skills and abilities in order to effectively run freestyle snowboard events, and accurately produce competition results.  In this workshop you will learn to evaluate the the performance of each competitor using a set of criteria, comparing each rider’s performance against the field of competition and produce a final ranking sorted from best to worst.

When:
TBD

Where:
TBD

Course Fees:
TBD

Register Online:
TBD

Additional Costs:
Judges Membership ($10)

Requirements:
Basic freestyle snowboarding trick knowledge

For More Course Info:
www.canadasnowboard.ca/en/programs/technical/judges/

Questions?
Email mary@snowboardyukon.com

CASI Courses

Level 1 Snowboard Instructor

The Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors (CASI) delivers snowboard instructor training. Snowboard instructors are employed by snow schools at ski areas.

Organized by Mt. Sima.

When:
TBD

Where:
Mt. Sima

Register Online:
www.casi-acms.com

For More Course Info:
www.casi-acms.com

For questions and to apply to the Mt. Sima Snowschool contact:
snowschool@mountsima.com

Trampoline Coach Course

Air 1 and Air 2

When:
TBD

Cost:
TBD

Interested?
Contact mary@snowboardyukon.com

NCCP Multisport Classroom Courses

National Canadian Coaching Program

In order for a coach to be considered ‘trained’ they must complete complimentary indoor multisport workshops.

For course schedule and to register:
sportyukon.com/programs/nccp/

Course requirements are as follows:

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