e-News April 14 | Jonny Kellock | Rob Boyd Bursary | EOY Awards
A Celebration of Life for Jonny Kellock | Sat, April 16
WMSC is holding two events on April 16th to celebrate our friend and coach Jonny Kellock. There will be a new start named after Jonny (formerly know as Beauty start) on the Dave Murray National Training Centre. We will reveal the new signage at approximately 2 pm followed by a reception back at the club cabin staring at 3:30pm.
2:00 PM : Jonny’s Start Unveil on DMNTC
3:30 PM : Après at Whistler Mountain Ski Club — Join us for drinks, food and community.
End of the Year BBQ and Awards Ceremony | Saturday, April 23 by RSVP
Join us on Saturday, April 23rd at the Whistler Secondary School to recognize our athletes’ performances and successes. The day will be filled with fun: a club race for all age groups – parallel slalom on Gandy, Blackcomb Mountain followed by a bbq and awards ceremony at WSS starting 4:30 pm.
We will appreciate your registration to the weekend’s events to help us with organization and logistics. The events are at no cost.
Athlete registration to club race and scavenger hunt | Sat and Sun. Apr 23 and 24
Family Registration to BBQ and Award Ceremony | Sat, Apr 23
( please register every member of the family attending the BBQ and Awards)
Rob Boyd Bursary | Nominations Deadline extended to Sunday, April 17
Athletes, if you haven’t nominated a teammate, do it now! Deadline extended for few days. Please email the WMSC Bursaries Committee at email@example.com
For the 4th year, Rob is awarding 2 deserving athletes a $1,000 bursary each that will be credited to their WMSC account.
Nominations should be submitted preferably by teammates or coaches directly to the WMSC Bursaries Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org explaining why the individual should be considered for this award. Submissions should be in letter form and include anecdotes or examples that exemplify the individuals’ character and/or actions deserving of recognition and support
In the next few days, each family will be charged for end of season tips ($50 per athlete) that go to the coaches for the enormous commitment that they make throughout the season. Tips are distributed amongst the coaches within each age category relative to the days that they worked through the season and coaches will get their tips at the end of the season.