Whistler Timber Tour 2017

32 Medals for Club Skiers

The WBFSC hosted another successful Timber Tour event welcoming over 160 skiers from around the province to compete in Moguls, Big Air and Slopestyle. This was an important qualifier for Junior National competitions, which take place in March (Moguls) and April (Slopestyle, Pipe and Big Air).

Our local Super Youth kids from the WB Devo program won 31 medals and showed there is a wealth of young talent in the younger age group categories.

Big thanks to event suppliers Nesters, Slopeside Supply, Starbucks, Clif Bar, Momentum Camps, Whistler Brewing Company, Lush.

Heartfelt thanks to ALL our parent volunteers who worked tirelessly to make the event a success, There are too many to mention, but special thanks to Chief of Comp Sandra Haziza, Julia Smart, Lee-Anne van Dongen, Mitch Forster, Valerie Linton, Julie and Jonathan Martin and Louise Clarke. Thanks to on-hill vollis Mick Gannon, John Smart, Joe Maga, Dennis van Dongen, Rick Schwinghammer, Marek Ujejski, Dan Ternaway, MC Gravel, Xavier Wargniez and their teams for getting the Mogul course set up.

Also a big shout out to Cate Webster, Seb Fremont, Colleen Ikona and the crew from Whistler Blackcomb Events.

The ‘Appies and Awards’ fundraiser at Buffalo Bills in support of the National Training Centre for Freestyle was a resounding success with over $6000 raised to go towards the ‘Buy a Bag’ Campaign. Big thanks to all the people who donated Silent Auction items and to Catherine Power-Chartrand, Michel Chartrand, Laurie Low, Mitch Forster, Patti Lindsay-Ross and Jennifer Raffle for making it all happen.

We could not do it without your help.