Elevate your stay in Nelson this summer. The Hummingbird Lodge & Campground is now open!

@ Coldsmoke

w/ Genevieve Nadeau-Bonin

February 24, 2024: 8:30am - 12:00pm

Navigate challenging terrain with confidence, style, and experienced rider and instructor, Genevieve Nadeau-Bonin. The Boarding For Breast Cancer Womxn’s Freeride Snowboard Clinic focuses on mastering essential techniques for steep riding, reading terrain effectively, building a positive mindset, and exploring the latest gear, including the opportunity to try out new demo boards. Top off the day with a professional photoshoot to show off your confidence on the slopes and enjoy an open ride hangout afterward.

Prerequisites: Intermediate to advanced rider, ability to ride the entire mountain

What you will learn:

  • Techniques for steep skiing (basic form, technique, controlling speed)
  • Reading terrain to link turns through narrow turns, big moguls, and trees
  • How to approach jumps and drops
  • Mindset and confidence to drop in and ride with style
  • Talk about gear and try riding a new demo board

Cost: By cash donation to Boarding For Breast Cancer (a donation box will be available at the start of the clinic)

The Boarding For Breast Cancer Womxn’s Freeride Snowboard Clinic starts at 8:30am on the first floor of the Day Lodge if you would like to take out equipment from the Demo Village. If not, you can meet at 10:00am on the first floor of the Day Lodge.

*A Season Pass or Lift Ticket is required. Clinic participants who do not have a Season Pass are eligible for 25% off All Mountain Full-Day Lift Tickets at Guest Services.*

*To access equipment from the demo village, participants need to supply a credit card for a $250 authorization hold. This hold will only result in a charge if there is damage, loss, or theft of the demo gear. Please be aware that Visa debit cards are not accepted for the credit authorization process.*

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