Ages: 13-17

Ski Academy

The School District #22 Snowsports Academy in collaboration with Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre offer a high performance Cross Country ski program for grades 8 to 12. This program caters to athletes with a commitment to academic and athletic excellence within the common high school timetable.
  • Current grade 8-12 enrolment.
  • Must be currently registered in the Sovereign Lake JD Program (Academy Fee includes JD Club programming).
  • Advantage for SD22 students is daytime training in Block A/B of the common timetable.
  • Athletes receive credit for Physical Education and a board authority Nordic Skills course.
* Consultation and approval to register for this program must be given by XC Ski Academy Coach Eric de Nys and Snowsports Nordic Academy teacher Glen Stiven before registering. This is to ensure that the Academy is a good “fit” for student athletes and that they are aware of  – and appropriately prepared for –  the demands of Academy training and academic study.


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Program Details

September 8, 2021-February 6, 2022
Sessions per Week
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday during "A/B" Block
Registration Deadline
June 29, 2021

Lead Coach: Eric de Nys

V-Learn Coordinator: Glen Stiven

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