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Linda Putnam ’14, Panorama Resort!

It was another great year for our kids at the annual Linda Putnam hosted impeccably by Team Panorama. Our four boys, Emmett and Stirling McDonald, Ross Haworth and Gus Connery Boyer, joined Team Panorama and several other teams from Fernie, Lake Louise, Jasper and Banff. The event was wonderfully managed, with two courses (GS and […]

Kootenay FIS Team Update

Wow!  The 2014 season is in full swing and the Kootenay FIS Team has been traveling all over Canada in the last month. Gina, Rebecca and Steven had some great speed results in the NOR AM’s out east as well as Tyra represented us well at U18 Nationals as part of the BC Team. We just […]

Linda Putnam Invitational Race Weekend!

This Saturday, March 8th, is the Linda Putnam Invitational. Parents don’t need to worry much about the schedule details, Stuart will look after the kids all day for their inspection and race runs and I’ll be there, too. The important time for you to note is to meet Stuart in the lodge at 8:15am with […]

2013/14 Ski Season Begins!

Our regular program starts this Thursday, Jan 2nd and Friday the 3rd. This is not a camp, these are our first official skiing days of the 2014 season. we’ll meet at 9:45 to start the lessons at 10 o’clock. Our meeting point is just outside the Snow School cabin along the ski racks at the […]

WVSC Van & Sponsorship

Put your company logo on our van and show that you are part of the TEAM! The Kootenay FIS Ski team is looking to offset some of its costs associated with using a Team Van for the upcoming Ski Season; we are looking for your support. • Your company would support amateur sport and our […]

Annual General Meeting

Thank you to everyone who helped out and/or participated in the recent Ski Swap!  We had a very successful ski swap on Thanksgiving Saturday. In particular, I’d like to thank the two parents who volunteered and shared in the fun of a great swap. The WVSC is holding its AGM this Thursday at 6:00 pm […]

Catching Up: Congratulations Martin!

Catching up on news! Windermere Valley Ski Club is very proud of Martin Grasic U18 2013 Canadian Champion. A great accomplishment by this determined skier.  Way to go Martin! Martin skied for many years with WVSC and for the last two years, Martin has been representing BC skiing with the BC Team. Martin’s parents Katarina […]

U16 Provincials

March saw the U16 Povincials at Red Mountain.  Our skiers made a great showing! Courtney Hoffos ended up third in two of the races, one GS and one Slalom.  Unfortunately, she did not complete two races. She straddled one of the last gates in a slalom run, disqualifying her and fell in a GS run.  […]

Helen Bavin Invitational 2013

The Annual Helen Bavin Invitational was another great success! Fun and a ton of sunshine were enjoyed by all as we were hosted by Chris Veen and his Team Fairmont Racers at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Family Ski Area once again. While Team Fairmont came out on top there was plenty of fun to be had […]

Kootenay Freestyle Classic: WVSC Makes the Podium!

It was a beautiful weekend for the Kootenay Freestyle Classic last weekend and the kids did great! A big congratulations to the 5 contenders, Stirling, Emmett, Gus, Samuel and Cole! The moguls course was steep and long- I thought it ranked up there with an Olympic standard slope and the very hard snow conditions made it […]