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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.

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.

WHEN: Saturday, March 15
TIME: 9 – 10:15 a.m.
COST: $30

NEW! LASER BIATHLON CLINICS

Biathlon combines skiing and rifle marksmanship. After range instruction and practice with our new laser biathlon rifles, you will ski or snowshoe a short loop and try to hit the targets with an elevated heart rate, just like at the Olympics! Preregistration required. Visit ShopTD to sign up.

DATES: Sunday, March 16
TIME:    Adults (13 and older): 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.;  Juniors (age 7-12):  11:30 a.m.-1p.m.
COST: $30 (trail pass required – available at a $15 discount for clinic participants)

Stay tuned for dates of future clinics, including:

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.

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).

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