JUNEAU - The schedule for Juneau Nordic Ski Club classes in skate and classic ski techniques Feb. 22-24 at Eaglecrest has changed.
Instructor Adam Verrier from Anchorage, a world-class skier who was on the U.S. 1998 Olympic team in Nagano, could not be in Juneau tonight as originally planned. The revised schedule is:
Feb. 22: 1 p.m., skate; 3 p.m., classic.
Feb. 23: 8:30 a.m., beginning classic; 10:30 a.m. advanced classic; 1 p.m., beginning skate; 3 p.m., advanced skate.
Feb. 24: 8:30 a.m., beginning skate; 10:30 a.m., advanced skate; 1 p.m., beginning classic; 3 p.m., advanced classic.
Classes last one hour, 45 minutes, and cost $20 each. To sign up, call or visit the Eaglecrest Ski School, 790-2001, or 586-5284. Payment is required to reserve a space in the class. The ski school accepts Visa or Mastercard over the phone.
Verrier also will hold a free waxing clinic at a time and place to be announced. The first half of the clinic will cover basic waxing for both glide and kick, while the second half will cover more advanced techniques.
Other ski club information is available on the Web at home.gci.net/~jnordski/.