Sawmill Nordic Centre Report – February 2017

Sawmill Nordic Centre Report – February 2017

by Fred Scheel Sawmill Nordic Centre has had much snow this season. We have a wonderful base and should easily ski past the March Break this season. Our equipment has stood up to what has been required so far with some minor repairs. The New Freefall has provided our...
Race Coordinator’s Report – February 2017

Race Coordinator’s Report – February 2017

by Ruth Scheel Racing is alive and well within the Bruce Ski Club. We co-hosted a high school invitational with OSDSS – The Great Wolf Invitational – in January. It was a great success with 260 skiers from various high schools in Southwestern Ontario...
Rankin Ski Trail Closing – Send Us Pictures and Stories

Rankin Ski Trail Closing – Send Us Pictures and Stories

A couple of milestones already have and will be hitting our club… Bruce Ski Club will be 40 years old next season! I can’t believe it has been that long since those early days of three-pin bindings, wooden skis and pine tar, knickers and the ever present wine...
President’s Message – February 2017

President’s Message – February 2017

by Mike Campbell, Bruce Ski Club president Greetings from the President’s Office. It’s been a great season so far. Skiing got off to an early start in December at the Sawmill Nordic Centre and the snow base held up well for the two weeks of warm weather we had. There...
How to Wax Your Cross-Country Skis

How to Wax Your Cross-Country Skis

I woke up this morning and looked outside… SNOW!!! Lots of snow! Sadly, by noon much of it had melted, but it sure was beautiful to see the trees laden with white again. I just checked the Weather Network and it looks like the temps are dropping as the week...
Great Wolf Invitational 2017 Results

Great Wolf Invitational 2017 Results

The Great Wolf Invitational Cross-Country Ski Race had a wonderful turnout on Monday, January 16. Over 250 students from 22 secondary schools and senior elementary schools in southwest Ontario participated at Sawmill Nordic Centre. Here are the event’s top...