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Girls' Winter Learn-to-Train Camp 2015

Do you alpine ski, sit-ski, snowboard or x-country ski? Do you want to improve at your sport or do you have dreams of competing? Whistler Adaptive wants to see more girls and women in adaptive sport. The Girls’ Learn-to-Train Camp is available to females ages 13 to 25 with a physical disability. You’ll get three days of fun on the snow, while gaining skills in your chosen discipline, getting guidance on goal setting and training, and meeting other girls in sport. The camp will also include yoga, strength & conditioning and talks on sport nutrition. 

Girls’ Learn-to-Train Winter Camp | March 13 – 15, 2015 | Whistler, BC

Fill out the application and bursary forms. Write a short essay (400 to 500 words) on why you want to be part of the camp. If you get accepted, the camp is only the cost of a Whistler Adaptive membership - $25! It includes your coaching, accommodation, food and transportation within Whistler for the 3 days. Participants are responsible for organizing and funding their transportation to and from Whistler.

Questions? Call 604-905-4493 or email admin@whistleradaptive.com

Download: Girls' Winter Camp 2015 Application Form
Fill out and send it to admin@whistleradaptive.com. 

NEW DEADLINE TO APPLY: 5pm, Sunday, March 8, 2015.  

This camp is made possible by ViaSport. Thank you!

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Learn to Ride * Try Para-Snowboard Camp

Do you want to learn how to para-snowboard? Do you dream of riding with friends or competing? Whistler Adaptive is offering a two-day Try Para-Snowboard Camp for anyone with a physical disability who can stand with or without the use of a cane or walking stick. The camp will follow the Canada Snowboard Adaptive FUNdamentals Program. Our coaches will introduce participants to snowboarding and the various tools to adapt the sport for different abilities. We will focus on skill development at the Learn to Ride level. The course will also provide riders with information on and opportunities to further training and instruction. You will have a chance to speak with our coaches beforehand to discuss current level of riding (if any), goals and expectations.

When: Saturday, February 7 and Sunday, February 8, 2015
Where: Whistler Blackcomb
Registration: Contact us for information or register here now

Need a place to stay in Whistler? As a camp participant, we can get you set up at the Delta Whistler Village Suites in the Village or the Whistler Athletes' Lodge in Cheakamus Crossing. 

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Book your ski, sit-ski or snowboard lessons today!

The phone is ringing and the emails are flying in as the snow falls. Do you want to book a private adaptive ski, sit-ski or snowboard lesson? Do you want to set your child up with a Whistler Adaptive Buddy in Whistler Kids? If so, please get in touch soon. For more information and to register for the Whistler Adaptive Ski & Snowboard Program at Whistler Blackcomb please click here.

If you're a new guest, please fill out the registration form by clicking the red button that says "Click to Register".
If you're a returning guest, please do not fill out the form, but get in touch with our friendly reservations team instead:

Email: wbadaptive(at)whistlerblackcomb.com
Toll free: 1-800-766-0449
Local: 604-967-8993 ext. 8993

Helpful information links
On the Whistler Blackcomb website:  http://www.whistlerblackcomb.com/about-us/disabled-travelers.aspx 
Accessible Whistler website:  http://www.whistlerforthedisabled.com/      
From the Municipality of Whistler:  http://www.whistler.ca/services/accessibility   
Accessible parking:  http://www.whistler.ca/sites/default/files/related/final_-rmow-access_whistler_map.pdf   

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