School Programs - Nordic Skiing

Elementary Schools

Come visit us in the Callaghan Valley as Whistler Olympic Park’s “Ski School” program for elementary schools returns this winter! Classes will receive instruction from certified coaches on a 1 to 8 - 10 ratio in both Nordic disciplines, skate and classic. This structured program will include a half day of lessons, a half day of ski play (outdoor games, terrain features, orienteering), and optional hot lunch program provided by Whistler Cooks.

  • Pricing: $20.00 per student per visit; price does not include lunches. (pricing from 2017/2018 season, 2018/2019 pricing tbd)
  • Dates: Weekdays from December to March, excluding Pro D days and holidays. Exact start/end date 2018/2019 tbd.
  • Schools may book a maximum of 2 visits per class. WOP is equipped to accommodate rentals for approximately 75 - 80 students per day from varying grades
  • Whistler Olympic Park also offers snowshoeing, orienteering, and tobogganing. Ask us about custom program and pricing options!

To submit a booking request for your class or inquiry to Whistler Olympic Park, please email Nadine Steenhoek, Manager Sport and Programs.

 

Secondary Schools

Come visit us in the Callaghan Valley as Whistler Olympic Park presents its instructional “Ski School” program for Secondary school!

  • Pricing: Trail Ticket – $7.75, Rentals - $5, Sport/Activity # 1 - $20, Sport/Activity #2 - $10. Pricing per student per visit. (pricing from 2017/2018 season, 2018/2019 pricing tbd)
  • Dates: Weekdays from December to March, excluding Pro D days and holidays. Exact start/end date 2018/2019 tbd.
  • This program is designed to introduce students to the Nordic Sport Disciplines, i.e. cross country skiing, biathlon, ski jumping. Students receive instruction from certified coaches on a 1 to 10 ratio in selected sports.
  • Whistler Olympic Park also offers snowshoeing, orienteering, and tobogganing, and non-instructional programs. Contact us for custom program options!

To submit a booking request for your class or inquiry to Whistler Olympic Park, please email Nadine Steenhoek, Manager Sport and Programs.

 

Athlete Speaker Opportunities

New this year, we would like to offer the opportunity for athletes to come and speak to your students about their respective sports, their experiences and how to get involved. There will be opportunities to ask questions and get involved. Dates will be subject to athletes' availability in their training schedule. Sports include Nordic Skiing, Bobsleigh, Luge, and Skeleton.

To submit a booking request or inquiry about the Athlete Speaker Opportunity, contact us for details!