SkiSparks Junior Coach (high school age)


  • Spark joy and confidence about cross-country skiing and lifelong health.
  • Junior Coaches are the heroes for many young skiers!  They look up to junior coaches and want to be just like you someday!

Goals and Responsibilities

  • Follow weekly MyXC Curriculum.
  • Assists lead coaches with activities and games.
  • Ski along with the group and give skiers individual encouragement and cheers.

Going Above and Beyond

  • Ability to lead a game or activity.
  • Ability to lead a small group on a trail system.


  • Current high school student or 8th grader that is 14 years old.
  • Ability to attend at least 4 club meetings.
  • Skiing level at the same level or above the kids in the group.
  • Ability to connect with kids, play games and laugh.
  • Embraces winter and can encourage kids to have fun with the season.

Time Commitment

  • 4-8 Club Meetings, 1 ½ hours each.
  • Eligible for volunteer/service hours for school requirements.


  • MyXC Coach Training is encouraged (in person or virtual)