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SKI LESSONS

Ski Lessons

Aurora Ski School

Glide into winter with cross-country skiing! Our Ski School director Rudy Sudrich has experience teaching and coaching all levels of skiers from beginners to Olympic caliber athletes. Assisting Rudy again this season will be Jennifer MacKeigan and Judy Hartling. Jen is an active orienteering coach and CANSI ski instructor who is available to teach in French. Judy is an active biathlon coach.

The following lessons are being offered in conjunction with the Whitehorse Cross-Country Ski Club on a continuous basis from November until March 2019. Take advantage of the ski club’s world-class facility and trails.

Just Try It:  Never skied, don’t know what to do, worried about asking stupid questions, scared of falling, or don’t have equipment? Let Rudy or Jennifer help you out. With their assistance you don’t need to worry and there are NO stupid questions! Two fun lessons for only $50.00, plus trail fees. Coast Mountain Sports will provide free rentals for these lessons. See Rudy or ask staff for details.

Lessons are held Monday and Wednesday from 6:00 to 7:00 PM starting Monday November 29th and run continuously until December 30th 2018.

Easy Start:  Get the basics in four fun lessons for $80.00, plus trail fees. Coast Mountain Sports will throw in free rentals for these lessons. See Rudy or staff for details.

Lessons are held Monday and Wednesday from 6:00 to 7:00 PM starting Monday November 29th and run continuously until December 30th 2018.

Getting Better: This course is for the intermediate skier who wants to get better. The goal is to be comfortable skiing moderate terrain and will emphasize skill development in classic technique as well as waxing and general fitness. Getting Better is comprised of eight 1½ hour lessons. The cost is $140.00, plus trail fees.

Lessons are held Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30 to 8:00 PM starting Tuesday November 30 th and run continuously until December 30th 2018.

Skating Class for Beginners: Experience the art of skate skiing and work towards the mastery of the sport. This 6 lesson course will develop techniques and training exercises to work towards perfecting today’s array of skating styles. The cost is $180.00, plus trails fees. A limited number of free skate ski rentals are available from Coast Mountain Sports.       See Rudy or ask staff for details.

Lessons are held Sundays from 12:00 PM  in the Stadium.

Lessons will start with enough snow at the Stadium.

Private Lessons: Time constraints or want to focus on a specific technique? Book a private or semi-private lesson. The cost is $40.00/hr for a private lesson, $20.00/hr per         2 person for a semiprivate lesson and $15.00/hr per person for 3 or more people, plus trail fees.

Did you know?

If you buy a regular-priced ski package (skis, bindings, boots and poles) at Coast Mountain Sports, you get one FREE ski lesson from Aurora Nordic Ski School. You will also receive a seasonal wax card, good for 3 FREE hot waxes!

For more information or to book a lesson call Rudy or stop by Coast Mountain Sports.

  • Rudy Sudrich 667-2366 
  • Coast Mountain Sports, The Taku Building, 309 Main Street, Whitehorse, Tel: 667-4074

Performance Ski School

  • Performance Cross Country Ski School offers both skate and classic technique lessons from beginner to high performance levels
  • Individual or group rates available
  • For information or to book a lesson call Dan Reimer, CANSI Level II instructor 867-334-2015 or email fanassdan@yahoo.ca