Welcome to Irondale Nordic Skiing 2019-2020
Early Season Information:
Practice starts on Monday, Nov 11th - 3:30-5:30pm!
We will meet in the NEW SKI ROOM! Building behind Irondale!
You must be officially registered to participate in practice-Register online!
Please be prepared to run/rollerski/workout inside every day! The weather can change quickly, forcing a change in the workout plan!
Week 1 Schedule:
Mon- Pole bound Irondale Trail
(prep new skiers for rollerski at end of practice)
Tue- Rollerski Long Lake Park
Wed- Rollerski Long Lake Park
Thur- Circuit strength Long Lake
Practice is very weather dependant. Forecast for the week is very cold temps! Be prepared with hat, gloves and light layers every day!
Parent and skier meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Nov 14 @ 6pm in the Irondale Auditorium. Parents are providing soup and snack in the ski room after practice-before the meeting!!!
Optional Team Apparal
is available though online store until Monday, Nov 18 @ midnight
Trail work day is Saturday, Nov 16 - 9-11am
Meet at the corner of Poppyseed rd and Rockstone Lane
Please bring spade shovels, steel rakes, pruning sheers, couple of pole saws and wheel barrows.
Parent Social - Friday, Dec 6th 7-9pm hosted by the Stolen Family!
Please bring an appetizer or desert to share
Theodore Wirth Pass
Price: Season Pass $50 Daily Pass $20
Theodore Wirth trail pass is purchased through the Loppet Foundation. Skiers will need to go directly to the Loppet website to purchase season passes individually.
When purchasing your season pass - you should see IrondaleSkis1920 in the discout applied window - all access price should be $50 (all access allows skier to use man made trail as well as all other Loppet trails)
Ramsey County Yardwaste Fundraiser- Sunday, November 3- 11am-5pm (3 shifts)
Skiers and Parents are encouraged to participate in this year's yardwaste fundraiser. We will assist residents with unloading leaf bags and yard waste from their vehicles. Residents help support Irondale Nordic with Voluntary donations. We are working the Arden Hills Site this year!
Silver Lake Village-Cub Foods Bagging Fundraiser December 29, 10am-6PM (4 shifts)
Skiers and Parents are encouraged to participate in this year's Cub Foods Bagging fundraiser. We will assist shoppers with bagging groceries. Shoppers help support the Irondale Nordic Teamwith Voluntary donations.
Remind - Texting information
Coach Torvi uses the Remind texting service to send lots of team information. Athletes and parents - please sign up to get the most current team information!
Irondale Mn Youth Ski League!
Sunday's 2-3:30pm January and February
Alumni skiers Liz Axberg and Laura Jankowski are coordingating the first year of a MYSL learn to ski group out of Irondale! The target age for this group is elementary age 1st-5th graders. The program will last 8 weeks - 1.5 hours each Sunday - January and February. The group will meet out of the ski room and ski the Irondale trails.
Liz and Laura will be looking for skiers that are willing to help teach skiing!
Have questions? Email Laura Jankowski - firstname.lastname@example.org
Link to the Irondale MYSL website: Irondale MYSL Club
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