Venue:

Giant's Ridge

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Registration: Open • Register for VolunteeringRegister Skier
Meets:
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Starts: Jan. 8, 2023
Dates: Jan 8, Jan 15, Jan 22, Jan 29, Feb 5, Feb 12, Feb 26, Mar 5, Mar 31
Classic Rentals: Club Rentals Classic - online - $25.00
Membership: $40.00
Ski Pass Required: Giants Ridge Ski Pass for skiers 7 and over
Leader: Jason Evans
Email: giantsridge@myxc.org
Skill Levels Offered: Level 1-6 Classic and Skate

Welcome to the MYSL at Giants Ridge in BIWABIK!

Our club was organized over 15 years ago to bring the joy of cross-country skiing to skiers aged 5 to 15. The Giants Ridge Cross-Country Ski Club is organized by volunteer coordinators and coaches.

When:  Join us Sunday afternoons 2:00 - 3:00p.m.  Eight sessions:  Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 26, Mar. 5.  Mar. 12 will be a make-up day.  The first class will run longer (1:00 - 3:00PM) for equipment fitting & new skier orientation. 

WhereGiants Ridge Timing Building (directly across from the hotel - at the base of the ski hill).

What:  Fun and Games on skis, basic skill development.  Children earn snowflake pins as they advance in their skill levels.

Cost

  • $40 = MYSL membership & club equipment use only during MYSL sessions.  In addition, MUST purchase a Giants Ridge season trail pass, UNLESS 6 years of age or younger.
  • $55 = MYSL membership, club equipment use only during MYSL sessions, & covers Giants Ridge trail use ONLY during MYSL sessions.  
  • $25 = MYSL equipment rental for the season.  May take equipment home for use during MYSL season.
  • Proof (printed receipts) of MYSL payment & Giants Ridge Waiver completion is required.   

Waiver:  Every skier MUST access Giants Ridge's waiver and electronically fill it out via the Giants Ridge website.  Choose the Daily Alpine Lift & Cross-Country Trail Pass Agreement Release of Liability, Indemnification, and Waiver of Legal Rights.  Giants Ridge staff will be checking each skier has completed the waiver. 

  • Equipment:  Skis/boots/poles are available on a first come basis for use during class, or you can rent equipment for $25 and take home.  
  • Proof (printed receipts) of MYSL payment is required.    

Early Equipment Pick-up:  Families that rent for the season may pick up equipment Saturday 12/10/2022, 2pm-3pm at the Giants Ridge Timing Building.   

Parents:  Any help with the program is appreciated!  Volunteer help is necessary to run the program.  Volunteer Registration with MYSL and Abuse Prevent Training through MYSL is required.  

Communication:  In addition to this site, follow us on Facebook, and the TeamReach app.  For TeamReach use group code:  MYSL-GR