[2/10/18] Loup Loup Ski Bowl very special visit from Christian Niccum three-time Olympic Luge athlete

Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/10/2018
All Day

Location
Loup Loup Ski Bowl

Website: skitheloup.com

Cost: Free

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Loup Loup Ski Bowl very special visit from Christian Niccum

Saturday, FEB 10TH

 

Loup Loup Ski Bowl very special visit from Christian Niccum, a three-time Olympic Luge athlete to Loup Loup’s Bear Mountain Luge facility, the only natural track Luge facility in the western US. 

Christian Niccum, formerly a Woodinville, WA resident and now residing in Mulkiteo, WA, is a 4-time Junior World Champion, six-time World Cup medalist, and was a member of the 2006, 2010 and 2014 Olympic teams competing in both men’s single Luge and men’s double Luge. 

Christian will be visiting Loup Loup Ski Bowl on February 10, 2018 in support of this new sport and Luge track venue located between the beautiful Methow and Okanogan valleys at Loup Loup Ski Bowl.  Christian will also address athletes competing in the Wolf Chase junior alpine ski race on this same day relating his Olympic experience. 

Loup Loup Alpine Ski Team

Program

DATES:

Saturdays/Sundays, January – March 2018

AGES:

6-14 years

   

Races

JANUARY 27-28th

Apple Cup (Mission Ridge)

FEBRUARY 10-11th

Wolf Chase Race (LOUP)

FEBRURAY 24-25th

Wild Katz (Stevens Pass)

MARCH 16-17th

Cascade Cup (Stevens Pass)

MARCH 29th – APRIL 1st

BWC • U14 Only (Schweitzer)

The race team will host the annual Wolf Chase Race at the Loup Loup Ski Bowl February 10th – 11th. Participants will come from all over the state to enjoy the fun-filled weekend.

The Loup Loup Alpine Ski Team’s primary objective is to provide an opportunity for youth, ages 7 and up, in Okanogan County to participate in alpine ski racing and experience educational life skills through competitive skiing.

The program runs from the first weekend in January through the end of March. Our coaching staff consists of trained volunteers who supervise, organize and prepare athletes for ski races throughout the Northwest. We travel to local ski areas and as far as Oregon and Idaho to compete. For additional information contact: loupskiteam@gmail.com