Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer at Ski Swap & Info Day

We are looking for some volunteers to help at our annual Ski Swap & Info Day. You will work alongside knowledgeable volunteers. This is a great opportunity to learn more about your club and get involved. Date:  Friday November 11 and Saturday November  12 2016 Location: John Mlacak Recreation Centre, Hall C, 2500 Campeau Drive, Kanata Various Volunteer tasks needed for the following hours: Friday November 11 2016 : 6:30 to 8:30 PM Saturday November 12 2016: 9: 30 am  to ... More

Volunteers needed for KN Spring Cleanup – Saturday April 9

Come help at the Kanata Nordic Spring Trails Cleanup. Volunteer by: Clicking here and completing the Google Form Date: Saturday April 9 2016  Time:  8: 00 AM  to noon Meet location: Kanata Nordic Storage Area Enter 401 Corkstown Road Drive towards main parking for Wesley Clover Parks Left at the parking lot Continue towards large beige metal building with the Red Tomlinson dumpster Turn right at the Red Dumpster towards 2 white storage containers Reminders:... More

Facility Volunteer Opportunity: Shovel Trails

Looking for an outside volunteer opportunity that isn't on skis? We have just the volunteer role for you! We are looking for a few volunteers to help shovel access paths at WCParks. Specifically: Cabins, and an access path from the parking areas. The cabins steps and paths to the ski racks, a couple of paths to the parking area Shovel a couple of paths form the parking areas to the trails in the smaller xc ski parking lots. Interested? Contact volunteer@kanatanordic.ca for more ... More

Volunteer at Canadian Eastern Championship

The Canadian Eastern Championship (February 5 to 7 2016) being held at Nakkertok this weekend is THE largest competitive cross-country race event in Canada with over 700 competitors from Midget to Open categories from all provinces and territories. The event again has an organizing committee which is a joint initiative of clubs in the Ottawa-Gatineau cross-country ski community: Nakkertok Nordic, Club Skinouk, Chelsea Nordiq, Kanata Nordic, and XC Chelsea Masters. Profits from the event are ... More

Volunteer to help at the Kanata Nordic Pretzel Sprint Race

The 2016 Kanata Nordic Pretzel Sprint Race is scheduled for Sunday January 17 2016. There are many jobs and tasks for which we need Volunteers in order to make this event a success. We need volunteers for Race Day and Pre Race Day roles and tasks. There are a range of opportunities for outdoors and indoors and roles that require no racing experience.  Please sign up for as many tasks as you wish.     More

Volunteer Opportunity: Canadian Eastern Championships

Get ready for one of the best x-c skiing events of the year in Canada! The up-coming Canadian Eastern Championships  (Feb 5-7, 2016)  are again being organized with the collaboration of all ski clubs in this region:  Chelsea Nordiq, Kanata Nordic, Nakkertok, Skinouk, and XC Chelsea Masters.  More than 600 athletes and 300 spectators from every province in Canada will be at this three-day race series being held at the Nakkertok South ski facility in Cantley, QC. The official race ... More

Volunteer Opportunity: Jackrabbit Coordinator(s)

We are looking for one or two volunteers to take a leadership role for our Jackrabbit Learn to Ski program. This role is an executive position to plan and oversee the Jackrabbit programs. The tasks related to this position are primarily administrative in nature and therefore you only need a passion for encouraging being active through skiing not be a highly skilled skier. Key responsibilities: These are some of the main areas this role covers. Leader Relations: Help in the placement of ... More

Volunteer Opportunity: Fall Trail Days

We are busy preparing and developing our trails for the upcoming season & we need your help. Come help us prepare our new ski site at Wesley Clover Parks, get some fresh air, exercise and meet up with your ski friends! December 6 Trails Day Information  Focus for Trails Day 3: Continued trail work at 411, signage and equipment maintenance Team Lead: Gene Vigneron Date: Sunday December 6 Meet time:  8: 00 AM  to Noon Meet location: Kanata Nordic Storage Area Enter ... More

Volunteer Opportunity: Bunnyrabbit & Jackrabbit Leaders

We are looking for leaders and assistant leaders for our Bunnyrabbit and Jackrabbit programs. This is a great opportunity to develop your skiing and help younger skiers learn to ski by becoming a trained coach and volunteering to be a leader. For those who volunteer to be leaders or assistants for our ski programs and take the Introduction to Community Coaching or Community Coaching course Kanata Nordic will reimburse your training cost.If you're interested in sharing your love of skiing ... More

Volunteer Opportunity: Annual Ski Swap & Open House

Help out at our annual Ski Swap & Open House on October 16 & 17 at Wesley Clover Parks.  Training will be provided on-site for all volunteer roles. Opportunities: Ski Swap Intake - Friday evening 2 or 3 persons to assist those wishing to drop off equipment for the ski swap. When: Friday October 16 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Ski Swap Intake - Saturday 3 or 4 persons to assist those people wishing to drop off equipment for ski swap. When:  Sat Oct 17  from 8:15 to 10:00 am ... More