Events

Forthcoming events

With Covid restrictions now largely lifted, we are optimistic that the following activities will go ahead as normal.  However please act responsibly and take reasonable precautions to avoid Covid transmission.  Stay healthy.  Watch this space and keep in touch.

Loipers Dates for 2021

Sat/Sun 2nd/3rd Oct – Snowsport England roller-ski coaching weekend in Lancaster.  Full info and application details here.

Sunday 17th Oct – Rollerski activity day at the Brownlee Track, Leeds (York Dales XC Ski Club).  Info here.

Thursday 21st Oct – Loipers AGM – to be held online.  Zoom invite and agenda coming soon by email (contact Charlie).

Early January (tbc) – New Year meal – details to be announced. Contact Nuala.

27th Feb to 5th March 2022 – Club trip to Dalseter, Norway (part of the GB Nordic 2).  Contact Vivienne or Alan.  (GB Nordic season continues until 17th March.)  Details here.

6th to 13th March – Venabu, Norway, Rondane area.  Great hotel, great skiing with optional guiding programme.  Contact person to be agreed.  More on Venabu website.

20th to 27th March – Snowsport England On-Snow coaching week at Nordseter Norway.  Info here.  Contact Gwenda.

20th to 27th March – Telemark coaching week with Telemark Tracks, Val d’Isere.  Contact Alan.

27th March to 3rd April – Hut touring in the Vanoise (French Alps) with Pyrenees Odyssey (Telemark or Alpine Touring).  Contact Tim Owen.

3rd to 5th June (advance notice) – 3-day Rollerski Festival based at the Brownlee Track in Leeds.

Regular updates are sent via the Loipers group email list.

Watch out for details of our regular pub meets (Covid regulations permitting).

For more information about roller skiing, get in touch with Allie or Mike.

As always, all are welcome to join in the fun. Check out our Facebook group Tyneside Loipers to find out who is going skiing (summer or winter) locally. If you want to join us but don’t have the necessary kit, we might be able to help. A list of club kit is given here.