Silver Star Camp – July 2-5, 2015

Silver Star Camp – July 2-5, 2015

The Okanagan Regional Training Centre
And the Kelowna Speed Skating Club
Invite you to a Family Biking and Dry Land Camp
July 2-5, 2015

Camp Accommodation Deadline – May 15, 2015
Camp Registration Deadline – Monday, June 15, 2015

Location:​Silver Star Mountain Resort (located 22 km uphill from Vernon)
​​Visit www.skisilverstar.com

Date:​​Thurs. PM (arrival) – Sunday noon (departure)
*Training begins Friday @ 9:30 am and ends at noon on Sunday with a Farewell Lunch
*Please advise Nancy Goplen, Camp Coordinator of any other arrival/departure plans.
Camp Fee: ​$60 includes coaching, seminars, supplies, t-shirt and cross-country biking/hiking passes (Friday-Sunday). Refunds are subject to a $25 administration fee.

Meal Plan: ​$40 includes nutritious dinners on Thursday, Friday and Saturday as well as a Farewell Lunch on Sunday. Campers are responsible for all other meals and snacks. Those who are sharing accommodation are encouraged to coordinate within their residence.

Accommodation: $90 includes 3 nights of accommodation in the “KSSC chalets”.
KSSC has booked shared accommodation at Silver Star. Each chalet will be supported by at least one KSSC designated chaperone. Space is based upon a first come/first serve basis and confirmed with payment, no later than May 15th. The cost per person is $90. Breakfast and lunches (excluding Sunday) are to be arranged by chalet occupants. There will be no refunds on the accommodation unless someone else is found to take your place.

Camping: Contact www.skisilverstar.com for information on RV and tent camping. Camping services includes access to the National Training Centre showers.

Other Accommodation: There are a variety of rental properties such as hotel rooms, condos or vacation homes/chalets.​ Contact www.skisilverstar.com, www.vrbo.com, www.ownerdirect.com, or www.homestay.com There is a BC Cup Downhill event being staged the same weekend so you are advised to book early.

Bikes:​Participants should bring a mountain bike (not downhill) for training. Bike rentals are also available on the mountain or at www.skyride.ca located at the base of the mountain, 4815 Silver Star Road. Storage for bikes will be provided.

Tentative Camp Schedule

Thursday, July 2

​6:00 pm ​​Welcome Dinner
​​​7:00 pm​​Team Building Activity

Friday, July 3​​

9:30 am​​Cross Country Ride
​​​2:00 pm​​Dry Land​
4:00 pm​Bike Maintenance Seminar and/or Officials Clinic
​​​6:00 pm​​Camp Dinner
7:00 pm​Bike Skills Challenge

Saturday​​, July 4

9:30 am​​Dry-land
1:30 pm​​Summit Bike Ride/Hike​
5:30 pm​​Camp Dinner
7:00 pm​Camp Activity
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Sunday​​, July 5

9:00 am​​Bike Ride
​​11:30 am​​Camp Farewell Lunch
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Monday​​6:15 -7:15 pm​ Short Track Ice Session (Kelowna)

Registration forms can be provided by request, kelownaspeedskate@gmail.com