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SCHOOL SKI COMPETITIONS 2018

Dear Parents and Caregivers,

Your son has shown interest in representing Medbury School at the Canterbury Primary Schools' Ski Championship and The Independent Primary Schools' Snowboard and Ski Championships.  Boys must have had racing experience and be training over a slalom course throughout the Ski 2018 season.

The Canterbury Primary Schools' Ski Championship is being held on Sunday 19 August at Mt Cheeseman, with a postponement day of Sunday 26 August. There will be a practice day on Sunday 5 or 12 August.

This skiing event consists of a dual slalom course. There will be medals for individual performance, plus an overall team trophy for both primary and intermediate school teams. It is compulsory for all ski racers to wear helmets.

TIMETABLE: tbc

  • 8.00am – 9.45am    Race Registration
  • 9.45am                    Competition commences.
  • 3.30pm                    Prizegiving

The entry fee is $20 for Years 3 to 6 and $30 for Years 7 and 8, and the fee will cover a lift pass for all racers.  This will be charged to your son’s school account.

The Independent Primary Schools' Snowboard and Ski Championships are being held on Wednesday 29 August at Porters Ski Area with a postponement day of Wednesday 5 September.

It is a team event and each team will comprise three or four members.  Each member of the team must complete two runs of an open giant slalom.

Based on last year and to be confirmed for 2018, the entry fee is $30 per student and the fee will cover a lift pass for all racers.  This will be charged to your son’s school account.  Accompanying adults will be able to purchase all-day lift passes at half price ($40).

TIMETABLE: tbc

  • 9.00am – 9.45am    Course Inspection
  • 9.50am                    Forerunners
  • 10.00am                  Race 1

Would you please complete the online permission form below by Friday 29 June to hold your son’s place.

Kind regards,

Glen Taylor
Director of Sport

 

School Ski Competitions Permission Form

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