Special Teams Update – December 2020

Special Teams Update – December 2020

by Laura Howlett The Owen Sound Waxwings and Katie from the Center Bruce Snow Gliders have completed 6 weeks of dry land training out of doors, including both trail clean up events. Attendance has been close to 100% and it seems like the athletes are really enjoying...
Race Report – December 2020

Race Report – December 2020

by Ken Clarke Most years I would be saving my thank you’s to the volunteers for the newsletters following the races…. Thank you to all the new and returning members who chose Race Volunteer at registration. And thank-you to everyone who worked hard to help...
Colpoys Ski Trail Report – December 2020

Colpoys Ski Trail Report – December 2020

by Richard Bonert A big thank you to all of you who helped with the fall work on Saturday 24 October. All trails have been worked over. We had some teaser snow, all gone now, but we also had a big storm which put again about a dozen trees across the trails including a...
Sawmill Nordic Centre Report – December 2020

Sawmill Nordic Centre Report – December 2020

by Fred Scheel This fall has been a busy time period for the Sawmill Trail. New lights, new equipment to prepare, wider doors on the equipment shed and of course the development of a COVID protocol for an anticipated busy ski season. All in all , we are ready for the...
Letter from the Editor – December 2020

Letter from the Editor – December 2020

by Tom Hakala, with Jack Van Dorp As an addendum to last month’s editorial on adult ski lessons… I received a note from Marcie at Suntrail letting me know that Suntrail also offers adult ski lessons. Just call, email or drop in to Suntrail for details. Now on to...
Registrar’s Report – December 2020

Registrar’s Report – December 2020

by Heidi Tones With 993 members already registered…It looks like cross country skiing is very popular this year. Now all we need is a big beautiful snowfall! Thank you to everyone who has gone paperless and registered. If you, or someone you know needs help...