~ 4 – 11 year olds interested in Ski Racing
~ This program is an income-based subsidy available to families who meet one of the following qualifiers on an annual basis and provide the program with confirmation of qualification:
o JumpStart accepted application for 2018
o No One Left Behind”, Scouts Canada Assistance accepted application for 2018
o KidSport accepted application for 2018
o Receipt of the City of Edmonton Leisure Access & Ride Transit Programs in 2018
o Receipt of the YMCA of Northern Alberta Opportunity Fund 2018
~ TWO (2) racers accepted per age group up to a maximum of ten (10) racers per year
~ Maximum of three (3) years participation
~ All ski equipment loaned to the racer for the season must be returned at the end of the season to help benefit another family next year.
~ Registration begins on September 1st of the calendar year and continues until the program is full. Each year a racer must re-apply to the program and show proof of eligibility.
Expectations of Racers receiving program assistance
~ Attend each Saturday lesson with enthusiasm!
~ Providing snacks and a complete lunch to keep your racer ready for the day.
~ Outfit your racers with a winter jacket, snow pants, winter gloves, skis, boots, helmet and poles.
~ An adult must complete THREE (3) bingos per racer to a maximum of SIX (6) per family. Failure to complete this commitment will result in removal from the program.
Participation in optional camps, races or additional training. Any additional cost associated with participation in optional programming is the sole responsibility of the racer.
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