SLOPE USE &
As we adjust to a staggered reopening during COVID-19 times, please note the following times will be available for members only to come along and practice.
Planned opening Monday 29th June 2020
Monday - Friday - 10.00am - 8.30pm
Saturday & Sunday - 10.00am - 5.00pm
Due to Government restrictions, the centre is closed until 1st February 2021.
*Family ticket includes use of slope and all equipment hire.
There is no reduction on family ticket if own equipment used.
Family ticket discounts are for members of the same family only.
We have extended free equipment hire to all members until 31st December 2020.
OPEN PRACTICE & HIRE COSTS
*Due to popular demand and to ensure as many members as possible have access to the facilities, we are asking members to book one session per week. Members may book a second practice by calling the club and booking on the day with the office.*
MINIMUM STANDARD FOR SLOPE USE
In the interests of safety, all skiers and boarders on open practice must be able to perform to our minimum standards
Skiers must be able to demonstrate controlled snowplough stop, linked turns and use
of the travellator tow (level 2)
Snowboarders must be able to demonstrate a controlled descent using toe and heel edge,
and a diagonal side slip (level 2)
In order to access the freestyle slope, skiers must be able to demonstrate linked parallel turns on the main slope (level 5/6).
Snowboarders must be able to demonstrate linked turns on the main slope (level 4).
Helmets MUST be worn at all times on the freestyle and should be provided by the participant. We have a small stock of helmets available for use.
Teaching by members of the public and club members is not permitted, regardless of experience and qualifications. Only instructors employed by the club may teach on the premises.
HELMETS MUST BE WORN for the following activities; junior and adult race training, junior and adult freestyle, tubing and all activities on the freestyle slope.