Track Attack & Junior Development

Track Attack (Ages 10 to 13)

Track Attacker focuses on 'Learning to Train'. This program is the beginning of 'Learning to Train' for our developing athletes. For young skiers whose goal is to refine their classic and skate technique in a fun environment as part of a team. A wide variety of skiing activities will be used to develop Nordic skiing knowledge and skills. Participation in local ski events is encouraged but not required. Skiing experience is required for this program. Completion of Jackrabbit levels or coaches’ assessment is  required for participation. 

TIME: Saturdays 9:59AM to 12PM

STARTS: December 1st

ENDS: March 9th

*Programs will not be running from December 22nd to January 4th, and the Family Day weekend

COST: $350

*Trail passes - valid only during the weekly sessions - are included in Jackrabbit, Bunnies, Chipmunks and Track Attack fees. If registrants ski at other times, they will need a season or day pass.

The Junior Development Team (Ages 9 to 13)

This competitive group was developed for athletes interested in training, attending local races and participating in the Ontario Youth Championships (14 years old and younger). The athletes are introduced to training and racing technique, developing physical strength, balance and flexibility to support their technique and educational sport components such as self-responsibility, nutrition, equipment maintenance (waxing) and goal setting. Jr DEVO provides an immersive “Learning to Train’ experience. Cost for travel are in addition to the core fee. Participation in the fall Saturday dry land training is required for these athletes, and is included in the registration cost. Completion of Jackrabbit levels or coaches' assessment is required for participation. 

Dryland Training Part 1

TIME: Saturdays 9:59AM to 12PM

STARTS: September 15th

ENDS: October 27th

Dryland Training Part 2

TIME: Saturdays and Sundays 9:59AM to 12PM

STARTS: November 3rd

ENDS: December 2nd

Winter Training

TIMES: Wednesdays Evenings (TBD), Saturdays and Sundays 9:59AM to 12PM

STARTS: Decmeber 3rd

ENDS: March 10th

*Programs will not be running from December 22nd to January 4th (There will be a 1 Day Holiday Camp run during this time), and the Family Day weekend.

COST: $650

*Registrants in the HTB competition teams (nordic and biathlon) and Junior Development must purchase a season pass from Highlands Nordic.