On-snow Provincial Training
Menihek Nordic is the official On-snow Provincial Training Camp for Cross-Country Newfoundland and Labrador. Each fall, skiers and coaches come to Labrador city from all over the province to enjoy the advantages of early-snow training. A full week of training is available with provincial coaches and Lisa Patterson, the high performance co-coordinator for Cross-Country Canada for Eastern Canada.
Skiers are taught technique, how to train, diet, video sessions and overall judgment and instruction on their skiing abilities. Skiers get the benefit of first-class trails, top coaching and commaderie with new friends and team members. Most skiers are members of the provincial cross-country ski team which will go onto high caliber events such as the Easterns and Nationals later in the season.