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Improver Clinics

Improver Clinics

Learn from some of the best instructors in the region. Trail passes required for all clinics; a discounted $15 trail pass is available for all clinic participants.

Please call 530-587-9484 or email xcski@tahoedonner.com for updated information on all clinics. A sampling of clinics we offer is listed below.

MIDWEEK TECHNIQUE TUNE UPS

30 minutes of tips, tricks and feedback from some of our best instructors. Tune up your technique this winter to make your skiing even more fun and efficient. A great opportunity to improve your skiing.

December/January:
Novice kick & glide – Mondays at 12 p.m. (Suitable for those who can ski green trails classic style)
Advanced Skating Skills – Wednesdays at 9 a.m. (Suitable for skaters who ski the blue & black trails)
Novice skaters – Fridays at 9 a.m. (Suitable for those who can ski green trails)

COST: Just $20 per session

REFINING STRIDING TECHNIQUE

Improve your grip and glide, and explore efficient double pole and double pole kick techniques.

REFINING SKATING TECHNIQUE

Improve your climbing skills and learn the different “gears” for different terrain.

THE TELEMARK TURN

Telemark turns – the classic turn for free heels – are not as easy as they look! Note: for this clinic, skate skis are recommended as it is easier to learn on skate skis than classic.

NEED MORE DOWNHILL CONTROL?

Speed control can be one of the biggest challenges for novice skiers – so here’s the clinic that focuses on improving control and turning skills.

INTERMEDIATE DOWNHILLS AND CORNERS

For skiers with basic control and turning skills who want to gain more confidence and speed.

WAXING

Learn to wax your skis with a pro. Private 1-hour wax clinic includes low fluorinated wax (high fluoro extra).

Waxing for Basic Ski Care Clinic – Feb. 14
Join us for this free clinic and learn the best way to care for your equipment from Toko Wax representative, Roger Chaney.
Time: 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Waxing for for Performance Clinic – Feb. 28
Join us for this free clinic and learn how maxing and performance go hand in hand from Toko Wax representative, Roger Chaney.
Time: 10 – 11:30 a.m.

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