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Nakkertok Job Posting – Club Manager / Gestionnaire de Club

Deadline for applications is Sept 15th / date limite de soumissions le 15 sept Nakkertok is thriving and the Board of Directors is seeking a Club Manager to continue to advance the strength and success of our club. This will be year-round, part-time contract position for someone who can be both 'manager' and 'mobilizer' who [...]

2017-08-21T15:04:22-04:00 August 21st, 2017|News|

Remembering Reijo Puiras

Reijo, Sheila Kealey, Ingrid Hagberg The cross country ski community is profoundly saddened by the passing of Reijo Puiras, founder of Lappe Nordic Ski Centre and a legend in the Thunder Bay ski community. Reijo’s commitment to cross country skiing began as an athlete. As a member of the Canadian National Team from 1974 to [...]

2017-08-09T12:10:03-04:00 August 9th, 2017|News|

Remembering John Burrows….

On July 22, 2017 Nakkertok lost one of its long time and all-round hard working volunteers. John Burrows was best known recently for all of his work associated with the maintaining the #1 trail from Nakkertok North to Nakkertok South.   John started his involvement at Nakkertok back in the late 1970 and included stints [...]

2017-07-25T16:21:52-04:00 July 25th, 2017|News|

Nakkertok is looking for a Ski Technician

Application deadline is Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 The Ski Technician will help develop the Nakkertok Ski Club Racing Program wax and ski service to allow Nakkertok athletes to be competitive domestically and internationally, and to further the clubs’ base of knowledge in wax use, wax application techniques, ski selection, and ski testing. The Ski Technician [...]

2017-06-14T10:26:39-04:00 June 14th, 2017|News|

Registration Now Open for Nakkertok Racing Program

Nakkertok offers one of the most successful cross country ski racing programs in Canada. The racing program offers professional coaches for athletes age 12 years and up. Registration is now open for those athletes that would like to participate in the year round training sessions. For more information about Nakkertok's racing program please feel free to [...]

2017-05-29T07:25:11-04:00 May 28th, 2017|News|

Development Coaches Needed for The Nakkertok Racing Program – 2017/18 Season

The Nakkertok Nordic Racing Program would like to hire up to 3 enthusiastic and committed individuals to assist in the delivery and implementation of the periodized training programs (dryland and on-snow) for the midget, juvenile and junior programs. 3 part time positions: 1 with the Junior program 2 with the Midget/Juvenile program Primary responsibilities are: Work [...]

2017-05-18T09:19:11-04:00 May 18th, 2017|News|

Thank you to the Nakkertok Volunteer Award Winners

Each year Nakkertok recognizes individuals that have made exemplified the spirit of Nakkertok volunteerism. This year the Nakkertok Volunteer Awards were presented to: Brenda Platt - New Volunteer Award Heather Erven - Volunteer of the Year Ken Linfors - Volunteer of the Year Marten Burns - Golden Toque Thank you for your dedication and hard [...]

2017-04-30T10:02:30-04:00 April 30th, 2017|News|

Spring Meeting 2017 – April 29th

Plan to attend the Nakkertok Spring Clean-Up and Spring Meeting on April 29 We need your help one last time to clean-up Nakkertok from a great season of skiing.  Please come up one last time to help with the spring clean-up from 9-12 and 1-3pm. The annual Spring Meeting will be 12pm-1pm. This is a great [...]

2017-04-23T20:55:59-04:00 April 11th, 2017|News|

Nakkertok Seeks Candidates for the 2017/2018 Board of Directors

Are you passionate about Nakkertok? Are you interested in helping to shape the future evolution and growth of Canada’s #1 cross-country ski club? Each year roughly half of 14 positions on the Nakkertok Board of Directors comes up for renewal and a slate of candidates is voted in at the Fall AGM. For 2017/2018 the [...]

2017-04-03T20:27:01-04:00 April 3rd, 2017|News|

Call for Nominations for the Nakkertok Volunteer Awards

The Board of Directors of Nakkertok is seeking this year’s nominations for three types of volunteer awards that are to be presented on Saturday, April 29th at the 2017 Spring Members’ Meeting at Nakkertok South. Volunteers are the lifeblood of Nakkertok. In fact, Nakkertok members provide over 2,000 days of volunteer time to Nakkertok every [...]

2017-04-03T20:22:50-04:00 April 3rd, 2017|News|