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The Latest News May 3 - Registration deadline for Virtual Training Registration for Comp, Biathlon 0.22 and Gr 9 Comp Air Rifle programs 2020/2021 Ski Programs Now Online The Shelby Dickey Memorial Scholarship July 25 & 26 - AGM & Highlands Nordic Sale Fall 2020 - HTB Banquet Virtual Training for Competition Athletes 2020 Competition Virtual Training Program (May – August) A 7 day/week training program with workouts and resources for the athletes to complete on their own, with physical distancing guidelines currently in place Online support from the new...

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Photo credit: Dave Marshall Highlands Trailblazers Nordic Ski Club at Highlands Nordic Ski Centre, located at Duntroon, Ontario is excited to announce the hiring of Jordan Cascagnette B.P.H.E. B.Ed. as the Head Coach of the Competition Biathlon and Cross Country Ski Teams. Jordan brings a wealth of experience to the position: member of Team Canada Cross Country Ski Team at the World Jr. Championships, twice member of Team Canada at the World University Games, member of Canadian National Development Centre Ski Teams, coach at Nipissing University and Dave Marshall Award...

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CLUB NEWSLETTER End of Season Message It's been one of the most variable and challenging seasons. While we got off to an early start to skiing in early November, we've gone through 5 different major freeze-thaw cycles. And just as we got into more stable weather with great spring skiing, COVID-19 has come along. But as we all know, we are a community of resilient, winter-loving cross-country skiers and biathletes who always welcome a challenge! While Highlands Nordic has closed for the year to help with social distancing and brought...

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CLUB NEWSLETTER Hot Topics FEBRUARY NEWS Winter Carnival - NEW! Canadian Ski Marathon Call for Volunteers Volunteer Coordinator Hannah Skelton Important Dates Wax Selection Tips Follow Us! Photo Credit: Steve C. Club Events - New Winter Carnival - February 29 Photo Credit: Martha W. Winter is far too short which means we rarely have a chance to come together as a Club to have some good ol' fun. That's why we are starting a totally new event...the Highlands Trailblazer Winter Carnival. What's Happening? A full day of celebrating winter together...

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Just confirmed... Larry's Lights are officially being turned on this Saturday! Details Lights will officially come on from 5:20 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the Green Loop (almost 2km's) Bring your headlamps if you want to ski the upper trails. Skiing will be available with headlamps until 8:00 p.m. The lodge will be open so you can warm up and use the facilities Bring your own snacks and drinks, as the cafeteria will be closed in the evening The snow conditions are great and the trees have incredible sparkle with...

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CLUB NEWSLETTER Hot Topics Feature Story - Let the racing begin Some ski program spaces remain - Sign up now! Club Events - New Winter Carnival Volunteers Needed - Service hour opportunities Racing Team - Introducing our top athletes Important Dates at Highlands Nordic Ski Tip of the Month - Gord Salt Special Feature Story - Let the racing begin Winter is finally here! While snow conditions may be sputtering along, our teams have been speeding along! The 0.22 Biathlon team had an early start to the season with a...

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Interested in fulfilling your Service Hours for the year or volunteering your time to help the Highlands Trailblazers? Here is a list of specific tasks that we need assistance with. Please contact the designated lead to find out more details. Click here to learn more about the Service Hours Program. Thank you! Jack Rabbit/Bunny Leader Apprentice – this would be a person to help out the group leaders, it could change each week. They would help with picking up athletes when they fall, carrying the back-pack with extra hats mits,...

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CLUB NEWSLETTER Hot Topics Ski Programs - NEW Masters Fitness & Jackrabbits 2019/2020 Ski Program Registration - Filling up fast! Ski Workshop - Masters - December 30 Volunteer Positions Open for 2020/2021 Season Important December & January Dates 2019/2020 Ski Programs & Registration Masters Fitness Ski Program This program is designed for intermediate and advanced skiers who want to improve their fitness and skate ski technique in a fun group atmosphere. Group training on Wednesday evening and Saturday mornings will feature varied intensity sessions to build motivation and speed. Program...

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CLUB NEWSLETTER Hot Topics November 16, 2019 - Open House 2019/2020 Ski Program Registration - Early bird pricing ends Nov 17 Ski Programs - NEW Masters Fitness Ski Program Volunteer Coordinator for 2020/2021 Season What Our Volunteers Are Saying Important Dates Highlands Trailblazers Open House - November 16 Open House Location: Highlands Nordic, on November 16 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Come learn about and sign-up for this winter's Nordic skiing programs with the Highlands Trailblazers! Muskox and Caribou Track Attack and Saturdaisies Winter Adventure Masters Learn more about...

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CLUB NEWSLETTER Hot Topics 2019/2020 Ski Program Registration New HTB Ski Club Website and Service Hours Program Concussion Safety: Rowan's Law Volunteers Needed! Ski Programs: Jackrabbits Important Dates Tip of the Month: 5 Tips to Get Ready for Ski Season 2019/2020 Ski Program Registration Registration is now open for all Highlands Trailblazers ski programs on Zone 4: Spaces available in programs are booking up fast, especially Jackrabbits. For more program details, please visit our website. REGISTER NOW ON ZONE4.CA New HTB Ski Club Website & Service Hours Program The Club's...