Edmonton Ski Club

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Historic Edmonton Ski Club Receives Major Funding Boost
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Press Release: March 7, 2018 Edmonton, Alberta – Edmonton Ski Club has received $1.1-million in funding commitments from the Government of Alberta and City of Edmonton allowing it to continue operating and pay for much needed upgrades at the historic 107-year-old ski hill. “The Edmonton Ski...
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Edmonton Ski Club is Open!
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Come ski at the ESC! Due to generous grant funding, the Edmonton Ski Club will be opening the Family Hill (west portion of the ski area) for three days a week from February 1st through March 31st! Perfect for spending time as a family, hanging out after school and practicing
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Notice of ESC Annual General Meeting
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Please be informed that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Edmonton Ski Club will be held as follows: Date: Thursday, September 7th, 2017 Time: 7pm Location: ESC clubhouse at 9613 96 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6C 2B3 MEETING AGENDA Call Meeting to Order Adoption of Agenda Executive Board Reports
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Slush Cup 2017 Was a Splash!
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The Edmonton Ski Club held our 3rd Annual Slush Cup event on Saturday, March 18th.  Competitors were relieved to have sunny skies and warm weather for this splashy event! The ski club was full of festivities all day including local band Potatohed pumping out the jams on the deck, Stawnichy’s
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Volunteers Needed for Slush Cup
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We are looking forward to Slush Cup 2017 on March 18th from 12-4pm! Brave competitors will attempt to cross a massive slush pond in their best costume for awesome prizes. Plus, there will be live music, great food and a licensed outdoor patio. Come join in the fun and help
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SKI FLYERS Early 1900s
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“If you get the right angle to float on top of the pressure of the wind you get more distance.”(Clarence Sverold, Canadian Olympian) The huge metal ski jump at the Stoney Creek Valley in Camrose is an impressive sight. It is the legacy of the daring Norwegian flyers who made
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Johnny Hougan – 1915 Ski Jumper at the Edmonton Ski Club
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John (Johnny) Hougan was born and raised in the Telemark district in southern Norway, and started ski jumping when he was eight years old, winning numerous competitions. After moving to Canada in 1910, John Hougan began to show his talents and, in 1912, was the champion of northern Alberta –
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Kids Ski Free on Family Day
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Kids under 12 ski free with the purchase of one adult lift ticket! Looking for something to do on Family Day? Head to the Edmonton Ski Club for a day of family fun on the slopes! Pay for an adult lift ticket for yourself and your kids under 12 will
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Inner City Sprint Cross-Country Ski Races
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The Inner City Spring is the very first cross-country ski spring race in Edmonton. Cross-country skiers, from tikes to seniors, will race on a variety of courses set on the Edmonton Ski Club’s property ranging from 200 metres to 750 metres in length. This event is free to spectators, but
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ESC’s U16 Athletes Qualify for National Finals!
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U16 Athletes Qualify for National Finals | Thunder Bay, February 19th to 26th, 2017 The last time this event took place several years ago, a racer from dmonton Ski Club, Tony Naciuk, won the whole thing and was crowned Canadian U16 Champion! Once again, the ESC is showing well. All
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