Nordic Kids

Provided by
MadNorSki

The MadNorSki Trail Kids winter program, Nordic Kids, is for kids ages 5-12 and is guided by CXC/USSA Certified Level 100 and Level 200 coaches with the assistance of volunteer instructors. The goal of the program is for kids to learn physical literacy on skis and fundamental ski skills. Equipment rentals are available.

All participants will get a fleece hat, ski ties, a neck warmer, a bib with a place for name tag and a level pin at the end of the season. Each session will be around 1 hour long and include skill progression, games, group ski and social with hot chocolate. Each session will have a different focus and will progress in basic skill development.

Ages: 5-11 years old
When: Monday Nights 5:45-6:45pm
Where: Elver Park, Madison, WI
Season: December 17th – March 4th (10 sessions, No practice December 24 – January 4)
Cost: $160.00

Skill Levels and Goals:

1 – First Steppers, learning to walk on skis, get up off the ground, turn on flats. No poles.
2 – Climbers, Learning to sidestep up gentle hills, glide downhill and pole.
3 – Gliders, Learning to kick and glide, herringbone, snowplow down steeper hills, turn on downhills, pole effectively.
4 – Striders, Learning to ski faster with control up and down steeper hills, double-pole kick and skate turn.
5 – Skaters, Learning to skate without poles. Progressing to V1 and V2-alternate (open field). Needs skating equipment. Not an entry level. 
6 – Nordics, Learning V2 and faster skating. Needs skating equipment.

Nordic Kids

Nordic Kids

Nordic Kids

Nordic Kids

Nordic Kids
 

Scholarships for the program are available. Please email Carly at carly@madnorski.org for details.
Visit our website for more information and registration.
Please contact us with any questions.
Please contact us with any questions.

Locations: 

Website: 

Contact

Carly Ziegler
(563) 599-7264
carly@madnorski.org
Quick Details: 
Grades/Ages Served: 
Kindergarten (ages 5 to 6)Grade 1 (ages 6 to 7)Grade 2 (ages 7 to 8)Grade 3 (ages 8 to 9)Grade 4 (ages 9 to 10)Grade 5 (ages 10 to 11)Grade 6 (ages 11 to 12)
Time of Day Offered: 
After SchoolEvening
Time of Year Offered: 
Winter
Day(s) of Week Offered: 
Monday
Program Type: 
Competitive Sports / Teams / LeaguesRecreation / Physical Activity
Free Program: 
No
Financial Assistance Available: 
Yes
Registration Required: 
Yes
ADA Accessible Location(s): 
Yes
Services for Children with Disabilities: 
Yes
Transportation Provided: 
No
Bilingual Services: 
No
Last updated: 
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 3:50pm