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Roller Ski Introductory Clinic and Demo

November 3, 2019 - 9 am

When there's no snow, or there's not enough time to drive to the mountain, rollerskis provide a movement specific opportunity to optimize your time when you are on snow. Providing both the physiological and technical demands of cross country skiing, rollersking is a low impact sport that allows a high training volume with a low risk of overuse injury. The clinic will provide a sampling of skate and classic rollerskis. Poles and boots availability is limited  and it is best to bring your own. Bike helmets are required, gloves are a good idea.

Clinic will be taught by:
Karl Andersson, a USSA Level 200 Cross Country Ski Coach and Head Coach of the Teacup Junior and Masters Development program.
Harrison Harb, a top Oregon ski racer with years of coaching experience and a 15th place finish at the 2019 American Birkie.
Denes Balazs, a PSIA certified instructor and assistant coach of the Teacup Junior/Master Team

Where: Jame Gleason Boat Ramp / Broughton Beach Parking facility as the event site. Park at the Broughton Beach Parking lot/Marine Drive bike path (please note that this is a Metro Park and there is a $5 parking fee).  https://goo.gl/maps/y5fzuYK4Pme4bCxx7
When: Sunday, November 3, 9am-11am
Fee: Registration is $25. All profits from fees will go to the Teacup Junior Development program.