The health and safety of our members, visitors, staff, and community is our highest priority at KNC. For the 2021-22 season, we are implementing vaccination requirements to participate in programs and events. The general public is NOT required to be vaccinated to use the facilities and ski trails at KNC. Read all of our COVID policies for 2021-22 here.
Canada's Mens Relay Team recently earned a World Cup Bronze medal. This is a first for the Canadian Team. Details about this and also Alex Harvey's other recent medals is available at www.cccski.com Celebrate Team Canada's Historic Men's Relay Bronze with Us at CCC's Store!
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BC Highlights from the Haywood NorAm/Western Canadian Championships Callaghan Valley, BC January 20-22, 2017 BC won the Western Canadian aggregate title with 5962 points. Alberta was second with 2872, and Manitoba third with 577 points. There were over 600 racers competing on the weekend. There were 147 teams entered in the relays. Photos: http://callaghanxcski.ca/events/westerns2017/results/ Press Release attached. Photo: Anne-Marie Comte Day #3: Division Relays – Free Tec
Long time Kimberley resident and Kimberley Nordic member Hilde Kirrmaier passed away Saturday, Janurary 14th. A celebration of Hilde's life was held at the Nordic Centre Friday, Janurary 20th, a perfect venue for the last hurrah for a faithful member. Hilde Kirrmaier (nee Walter) was born in Berlin, Germany, the third of five children. Shortly after WWII erupted, the family fled the battlefront and moved from home to home. Her love for children and learning led her to pursu
It is no longer a thousand degrees below zero, finally ...and the main trails at Kimberley Nordic are freshly groomed, not icey at all. Great temperatures and sunny...hard to find a better day to cross country ski. Get out there and have a great time in the fresh air !! Check out the Live Grooming Report in the upper right corner of the KNC web page for the latest grooming reports. The NEW groomer has been doing a wonderful job this year. Firm snow and a great track. Good wor
This past weekend saw Kimberley Nordic Club host the annual Kootenay Cup Race Weekend, one of the clubs biggest events. The Teck Kootenay Cup cross-country ski race saw a record number of racers this year. Participants ranged in age from three to eighty three. The races hosted by the Kimberley Nordic Club, Jan 14 and 15 had close to 200 registered racers each of the two days. Skate skiing took place Saturday with the Classic racing on Sunday. With many racers competing on
Kimberley Nordic's biggest event of the year is this weekend, January 13-15th, the Kootenay Cup. Hundreds of ski racers from all over from British Columbia and Alberta gather at KNC this weekend to show their best in both skate and classic techniques. Lots of our KNC Racers will be racing this weekend starting all the way at Bunny and Jackrabbitsages all the way up to Masters. This is becoming a bigger event every year and KNC has ambitions of hosting even bigger events in th
Below are drawings of the race courses for this weekends Kootenay Cups. These are the planned courses. Changes may be made before race day. Please double check races courses at bib pick up. Any questions please contact Frank Ackermann at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Group Lesson and Ski Improvement Programs are coming up soon. These classes are for people looking to improve their technique to become more comfortable and more efficient cross country skiing. Day lessons are at 10:30-12:00 at the Nordic Club. Classic lessons are on Mondays and Skate lessons are on Wednesdays starting January 9th and January 11th. There is also a Ladies Ski Improvement Group that meets Mondays for Classic and Wednesday for Skate. Details on the Lessons and P
Happy New Year from KNC. Hope you got out to the New Years Touchlight Ski. It was a beautiful night to be out and we even had new snow. Hope your New Year gets off to a wonderful start and we also hope you have many chances to get out cross country skiing this year. The trails are in great shape, the new groomer is working it's magic, the trails are in the best of shape and it always looks like our own little winderland here at Kimberley Nordic. Thanks to Bruce Kirkby for the