Crested Butte Junior Nordic Team
Summer Programs Begin June 7th
Athletes ages eight and up are invited to participate in our summer dryland training programs. Our offerings compliment the active lifestyles of CB kids while focusing on ski specific training.
Summer Program Offerings
The Crested Butte Nordic Team offers summer dry-land training programs for athletes ages 8 – 18. Due to the nature of these programs, athletes should be highly motivated and race focused. The programs run for 10 weeks starting June 7th.
U16+ Summer Training Program
Athletes born in the year 2007 or earlier are invited to participate in this program. The program goal is to develop endurance, overall fitness and strength through ski specific activities in order to improve overall race performance. Roller skiing, ski walking, agility and plyometrics will be part of each week’s training plan. Athletes are required to have running shoes, appropriate clothing and helmets. Roller skis are recommended but not required.
Monday 8:30 - 10:00 am morning strength Monday 3:30 - 5:00 pm afternoon session - intervals Wednesday 8:30 - 10:00 am morning strength Wednesday 3:30 - 5:00 pm afternoon session - intervals Thursday - 3:00 - 5:00 pm afternoon session - ski specific focus/technique Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - morning session - OD
U14 and Younger Summer Training Program
Athletes born in 2008 or after are invited to join Coach Scott Gilleon and other young motivated athletes in developing nordic ski specific skills throughout the summer. Try roller skiing, agility training and ski walking as well as other forms of physical fitness and strength training. This program is designed to compliment the already active lifestyle of most CB kids. Required equipment; running shoes, athletic clothes, helmet.
Coach with the Crested Butte Nordic Team.
Crested Butte’s best winter job!
The Crested Butte Nordic Team is always looking for enthusiastic, motivated and responsible people to join our team of coaches. We are currently hiring an assistant coach for the comp team. If you are interested in applying for one of these positions or would like to learn more, email email@example.com.
COVID - 19 Protocols
Our policies and procedures are outlined in detail in our Program Handbook. Please review this handbook to familiarize yourself with how our programs will be run this season.
Mission & Vision
We teach kids to love skiing and the winter outdoors. Our motivated coaches create a safe environment to cultivate teamwork and to inspire athletes to be the best people and skiers they can be.
We offer on snow after school programs for athletes ages five to 18. From competitive nordic racing to biathlon, from fort building to skimo the Crested Butte Nordic Team has a program for everyone.
CBNT provides skis, boots and poles for all athletes.
Where to Meet:
620 2nd St
Crested Butte, CO
When to Meet:
15 minutes prior to the start
time of your program
What to Bring:
Snowpants, winter jacket, hat, gloves, warm socks, sunglasses, water & snacks