Cross Country (XC) Ski Programs – Ages 10-13

  • Introduction 2 Competition

    *New* Introduction to Competition (I2C) is a late entry to competitive racing program for beginners teenagers with the goal that participants will join our racing program (T1, T2 or LC) in 1-2 years. Athletes will learn the basics of off-season training through activities including: roller skiing, hiking, running, ski striding, strength training, and balance/agility.

  • Learn 2 Ski Ages 12-15

    *NEW* Learn2Ski ages 12-15.  Due to increased demand Foothills is offering a learn to ski program for youth ages 12 to 15.  In order to give them a chance to learn basic nordic ski skills with others of a similar age.  This program will run for approximately 10  weeks, starting in January.   More details will be available soon

  • Marmots

    The Marmots program is intended for youth who are interested in skiing for fun, fitness and friendship. Includes group ski sessions to develop and improve on skills attained in the Jackrabbit program. *NEW* Youth ages 9 to 12 registering for cross country ski programs have the option to also register for a Biathlon Bears Winter Session ADD-ON Mondays.

  • Track Attack

    As a progression from the Jackrabbit program, Track Attack is a skill development program aimed at improving skate and classic techniques in a fun and social environment. Track Attack will promote teamwork and personal interaction skills.

  • Train to Train 1 (T1)

    As a progression from the Track Attack program, Train to Train 1 is the next stage in Cross Country Canada’s Long Term Development Framework. It is aimed at improving skate and classic techniques in a fun and social environment. Skiers are encouraged to participate in competition and will be able to race many times during the season.