2013 Telemark Week

We have an exciting range of events and activities lined up for the Broken River Telemark Week which runs 11-18th August.

The Telemark Week is a great opportunity for freeheelers to get together for some skiing and socialising and touch up on your technique.

Telemark Lessons available all week

Our Telemark Instructors Jim and Claire will be giving telemark lessons all week.

Lessons provide you with a "toolbox" of techniques so you can feel comfortable and confident skiing in a variety of conditions and terrain.

Complimentary lessons. Stay for the week and book our special Sunday-to-Saturday 6 night/7 day package, and you'll get 3 complimentary group lessons (does not include instruction given in the Telemark Off-Piste Skills Course).

Group and Private lessons are also available for people who come up for a day or several days. Standard lessons rates will apply. Find out more about our ski lesson rates here.

Telemark Off-Piste Skills Course: Wed to Fri 14-16th August

Ideal training for backcountry touring and amping the fun factor. Take your skiing to the next level with this 3-day intensive telemark course. This course will help you gain confidence and skills skiing off-piste conditions

Taught by New Zealand Ski Instructors Alliance Examiner Marti Smith. The course consists of two 1.5 hour sessions each day with with evening video analysis. There will be free time during each day to put your new skills into practise.

Price: $270 nonmembers, $165 for Broken River members

To Book this Course: email bookings@brokenriver.co.nz

Check out more details here:

R & R Sport Free heel Fun Weekend: Sat and Sun 17-18th August

This event draws in telemarkers from far and wide is a great chance to get together with other freeheeling fanatics.The weekend is a mix of fun events, socialising and clinics.

Saturday includes some fun races and activities with spot prizes. Registration $10.

Saturday night - sty the night and join us for a fun beer tasting evening.

Sunday - clinics available.

You'll find more information about the weekend right here.

Come up and stay

The best deal is by booking our special Sunday-to-Saturday 6 night/7 day package, which includes 3 complimentary group lessons (does not include instruction given in the Off-Piste telemark Skills Course).

Standard accommodation rates apply if you can only stay a few nights.

We're planning some fun social activities through the week and if conditions are right might be able to tour over to some neighbouring basins.

Book online right here: (note in the comments section that you're attending the Telemark Week).

Who can attend?

The telemark week is open to anyone, including those who would like to learn to telemark. Thanks to R & R Sport we have a limited amount of telemark gear (skis and boots) for hire at a very minimal rate. So if you are interested hiring gear please email us at marketing@brokenriver.co.nz.


Please email us at marketing@brokenriver.co.nz

See you on the slopes!

06/08/2013 10:33am