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Grand Valley Nordic Ski Club

Grand Valley Nordic Ski Club

Grand Valley Nordic Ski Club

Grand Valley Nordic Ski ClubGrand Valley Nordic Ski Club

NEWS!

Events & Program Updates

Rocky Mountain Nordic Under 14 Championships

Odin Recreation is hosting the Rocky Mountain Nordic Under-14 Championships for the top youth Nordic racers in Colorado! This event has never been hosted on the western slope. Odin Recreation is generously donating the proceeds from the races to our ski club, which will help us get more children on skis. There will be over 150 athletes participating in this event . Odin Recreation will need help from our community to make this event a success. Odin Recreation is looking for volunteers to help with this large event. Please Contact Toby at  odinrecreation@gmail.com to sign up for volunteering. 


  Event Schedule:

     Friday- February 28th 

       1 pm-4 pm  Race Course Preview/training

        4 pm  Race Course closed

        4:00pm-6:00pm  Bonfire/Live Music  Powderhorn 

        6:00-7:30 pm  Dinner (meat,Veggie, Vegan taco bar) $10/pp Powderhorn Pub

  

    Saturday-Feb 29 Freestyle Wave Start

       Registration/Bib pick up Odin Sports Center  8:30 am     

       Courses open 8:30 am  

       U8/U10  Boys and Girls  1k   10:00 am

       U12/U14 Boys  3K 10:30 am

       U12/U14 Girls 3k 11:00 am

       U/16-U18 F   5k 11:30 am

       U16-U18 M 5K  12:00 pm

       U18/U20/Sr/Master 7.5k  1:00pm


    Sunday March 1st 

       9:30 am   Registration/Bib pick up  Odin Sports Center

       10:00 am  5th Skier Draw

       10:30   Mixed up Costume relay *

       1:00 pm   Awards and Prize Drawing Powderhorn


Our 2019 - 2020 program information is posted! 

Visit our Programs Page for details and register through our electronic form by clicking here. Note: We are offering an early registration discount for our Development Team, register by October 31st to receive a $100 discount!


Roller Skating Season Kickoff Event

Join us on November 16th at Spin City at 3:30 for a roller skating party and to learn more about our programming for this season! 


 

Coaching Opportunity! 

Do you love teaching children about new ways to experience and explore nature and the world while learning how to push past their perceived limitations? If you enjoy teaching young people that apparent adverse conditions may actually be new opportunities for learning, play, and growth then we need you to join us as GVNSC coach! We are looking for dedicated growth minded coaches that enjoy teaching through play-based learning.


We offer coaches training, recommended lesson plans, suggested games, and gas stipends to all of our volunteer coaches. Join our incredible coaching cadre today. Sign up to become a coach by clicking on the link below.


https://forms.gle/wTMNxNMxDUg74kqH9



About Us

Mission

The mission of the GVNSC is to provide opportunities that encourage and support the youth of Mesa County in developing a life-long passion and dedication to Nordic skiing. GVNSC is also a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


What We Offer

The GVNSC offers recreational and competitive Nordic skiing program which will enable skiers to progress from the learn-to-ski programs into competitive skiing at the local, State, and national levels in accordance with their respective abilities and desires.  Our goal is for our programs to be accessible and inclusive for all children that would like to participate in them. We are developing a scholarship program to ensure that we meet this goal and in the interim will work with families to ensure that everyone can participate.  The ski club training activities will primarily occur on the new trails developed by Odin Sports Complex at Powderhorn, which is located below Powderhorn Resort. GVNSC members will have the opportunity to participate in the Rocky Mountain Division of the United States Ski and Snowboard Association races.


 The GVNSC is focused on the development of young skiers, but also working towards providing training and racing opportunities for senior and master level skiers. 

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Grand Valley Nordic Ski Club

Grand Junction, Colorado

gvnsc.president@gmail.com