Smithers Ski Club

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Nov 12: Cold temperature cut off for our athletes

What is the cut-off temperature for our athletes you might wonder?

Nov 10: KidSport B.C application form

KidSport B.C has one great goal: To help with the financial burden of getting kids involved in sports. Please click the subtitle of the Blog and find out what they do, and also how to apply for the assistance.

Sep 28: New Event Resource Info for you.

I’m sure that we all have asked ourselves what to do at an event? In our NEW event resource tab we have compiled information for you to use prior an event, and hopefully we can help with some of the questions you had. Read more

Sep 17: 2015/16 SSSC season pass price at $339.

Hudson Bay Mountain Resort is offering a $339 for a Season Pass for all Smithers Ski & Snowboard Club members.

Aug 28: Extended classes! LUNAS Fitness for 6-10 year olds!

Luna’s Fitness and Lara Collingwood will continue to offer great training for big and small, this time it’s for the small (U8-10 or age 6-10) and it’s an opportunity that you do NOT want to miss. The sessions are FREE of charge for SSSC registered members for 2015/16.
All exercises will be fun and fitness focused, age appropriate, using body weight exercises only, as well as flexibility and balance work.  Workouts will be instructed by Lara Collingwood and a handful of parent helpers.

May 19: Recycle your stuff for a good cause.

We have seat up a club account at the Recycling Centre so that YOU can take all your recycling stuff and donate to the club. All the proceeds will go towards the new club cabin! So, go through your garage and storage areas,  gather up all that ol’ recyclables and bring to the centre. Ask to donate to the SMITHERS SKI AND SNOWBOARD CLUB.

Mar 11: SSSC host to Canadian SX Championships 2015

This is a once in our clubs lifetime experience! To be the host to the 2015 SX National Championships is huge, not only for the club, but for the entire NORTH and our community.

Jan 29: SSSC Special Olympics athletes are gearing up!

This coming weekend our club will host a two day training camp for a handful of SOBC athletes from our club, but also from Quesnel, in preparation for the Provincial Champs at Sun Peaks, February 19-21.

Jan 29: Big White Ski-X Club Trip.

I’m not sure what is more of value to an athlete; to do well in an event, or being together as a large family sharing, eating, training, playing, waxing skis, meeting and traveling?

Jan 21: A NEW era in Volunteer help!

We have moved into the future regarding tracking and helping you to choose and sign up for volunteer positions with the club. Please read more and make sure to SIGN UP!

Dec 5: Canadian Ski Councils Grade 4-5 SnowPass now available!

Have you thought of going skiing or snowboarding with your child without the commitment of high daily ticket fees?
Now is the time then, apply for the Grade 4-5 SnowPass. Get more info by hitting the subtitle.

Nov 14: The itch for snow and winter!

The Arctic outflow has Bulkley Valley in it’s iron grip for now. Snow is on the horizon, so I hope. What to do on those chilly nights? Have a look.

Oct 9: Northern Weasels at Canada Winter Games!

Join Gary Huxtable and Co for a fun week at the Canada Winter Games in Prince George and Purden Mtn.

Sep 23: SSSC club apparel is here!

Northern Life Apparel has struck a huge deal with the club to outfit us with some cool stuff.

Sep 22: JumpStart with Canadian Tire.

Jumpstart helps kids between the ages of 4 to 18 by assisting with the costs associated with registration, equipment and/or transportation for sports and physical activity programming. Don’t be shy have a peek.

Sep 22: Team work is the name of the game!

THANK YOU to everyone that came up to our annual C3 (club cabin cleanup) day!

Sep 18: PacSport North and SportMed BC came to town!

Four coaches from Smithers Ski and Snowboard Club attended PacSport North and SportMed BC two seminars, one on Sport related concussions and one on Train Smart off-snow training.

Aug 27: NEW and easy ways to volunteer with the club!

Sometimes we don’t want to volunteer due to lack of knowledge in the area, we don’t ski or ride or we don’t know who to contact. No worries, Smithers Ski and Snowboard Club are trying to change that by using VolunteerSpot.

Feb 25: Tax receipts for your child

Please contact Rachelle Appleyard regarding the Child in Sports Tax receipts. Her email is

Jan 14: The rant from the Program Director

As coaches we take can take some flack once in awhile, but when we start seeing a decrease in kids behaviour we’ll step in.

Oct 24: Convinced Of Your Chances

To see an athlete raise their arms on the Olympic podium with tears in the eyes, to hear an athlete yell out loud when a goal is accomplished and a mental barrier broken to pieces, to see the smile on an athletes face, after sticking his or her first front-flip and to see an athlete pump the fist, after a wicked performance is PRICELESS!