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Ski - Adapted & Integrated No Rental

At Earl Bales Ski & Snowboard Centre: All levels children/youth skiers who are capable of participating in a ski or snowboard class of choice, but may require additional staff support. Participants will be put on a waitlist and EBSSC will call to confirm availability in the course. Lessons start indoor. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Adapted & Integrated with Rental

At Earl Bales Ski & Snowboard Centre: All levels children/youth skiers who are capable of participating in a ski or snowboard class of choice, but may require additional staff support. Participants will be put on a waitlist and EBSSC will call to confirm availability in the course. Lessons start indoor. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Adult No Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, snowplow stop, basic snowplow turns, standing up on skis without assistance, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Adult No Rental - 2

Has completed Ski 1/Ski 2/Ski 3/Adult 1 or links snowplow turns of different shapes on intermediate terrain. Focus will be on executing linked and rhythmical snowplow turns, bringing skis parallel during the turn, controlling speed by turn shape variation, introduction to pressure on downhill ski. First lesson on the beginner hill with fast progression to the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Adult No Rental - 3

Has completed Ski 4/Ski 5/Ski 6/Adult 2 or able to execute part of the turn with skis in parallel position. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel earlier in the turn, edging through angulation, timing and coordination of pole planting. Basic parallel turns on intermediate runs are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Adult With Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, snowplow stop, basic snowplow turns, standing up on skis without assistance, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Adult With Rental - 2

Has completed Ski 1/Ski 2/Ski 3/Adult 1 or links snowplow turns of different shapes on intermediate terrain. Focus will be on executing linked and rhythmical snowplow turns, bringing skis parallel during the turn, controlling speed by turn shape variation, introduction to pressure on downhill ski. First lesson on the beginner hill with fast progression to the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Adult With Rental - 3

Has completed Ski 4/Ski 5/Ski 6/Adult 2 or able to execute part of the turn with skis in parallel position. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel earlier in the turn, edging through angulation, timing and coordination of pole planting. Basic parallel turns on intermediate runs are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, snowplow stop, basic snowplow turns, standing up on skis without assistance, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 2

Has completed Ski Preschool 2/Ski 1 or able to stop in a snowplow and execute direction change; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked snowplow turns, confidence while increasing speed and controlling it by wedge variation, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 3

Has completed Ski Preschool 3/Ski 2 or executes linked rhythmical snowplows turns on easy terain; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked and rhythmical snowplow turns, skis parallel between turns, controlling speed by turn shape variation, introduction to pressure on downhill ski. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 4

Has completed Ski 3 or executes linked snowplow turns of different shapes and brings skis parallel between turns. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel at the end of the turn, pressure on downhill ski, speed control; introduction to upper/lower body separation and use of ski poles. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 5

Has completed Ski 4 or executes part of the turn with skis in parallel position. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel earlier in the turn, edging through angulation, timing and coordination of pole planting. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 6

Has completed Ski 5 or able to execute most of the turn with skis in parallel position on intermediate terrain and using pole plant. Focus will be on keeping skis parallel while increasing speed, controlling speed and maintaining turn shape. Basic parallel turns on intermediate runs are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Child No Rental - 7

Has completed Ski 6 or able to execute basic parallel turns on intermediate terrain using proper pole plant. Focus will be on balance on edges, upper/lower body separation, coordinating the pole plant with the right phase of the turn. Rhythmical performance turns are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee

Ski - Child With Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, snowplow stop, basic snowplow turns, standing up on skis without assistance, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child With Rental - 2

Has completed Ski Preschool 2/Ski 1 or able to stop in a snowplow and execute direction change; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked snowplow turns, confidence while increasing speed and controlling it by wedge variation, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child With Rental - 3

Has completed Ski Preschool 3/Ski 2 or executes linked rhythmical snowplows turns on easy terain; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked and rhythmical snowplow turns, skis parallel between turns, controlling speed by turn shape variation, introduction to pressure on downhill ski. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child With Rental - 4

Has completed Ski 3 or executes linked snowplow turns of different shapes and brings skis parallel between turns. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel at the end of the turn, pressure on downhill ski, speed control; introduction to upper/lower body separation and use of ski poles. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child With Rental - 5

Has completed Ski 4 or executes part of the turn with skis in parallel position. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel earlier in the turn, edging through angulation, timing and coordination of pole planting. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child With Rental - 6

Has completed Ski 5 or able to execute most of the turn with skis in parallel position on intermediate terrain and using pole plant. Focus will be on keeping skis parallel while increasing speed, controlling speed and maintaining turn shape. Basic parallel turns on intermediate runs are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Child With Rental - 7

Has completed Ski 6 or able to execute basic parallel turns on intermediate terrain using proper pole plant. Focus will be on balance on edges, upper/lower body separation, coordinating the pole plant with the right phase of the turn. Rhythmical performance turns are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child No Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, straight runs and snowplow stop. Centennial Ski Hill offers this program as a Caregiver & Tot (Caregiver is required to support child on foot. Ski equipment is not required for caregiver). Earl Bales Ski Hill does not have a Caregiver option. Earl Bales Program has an indoor component that helps in the development of important motor skills and balance. Lessons start indoor and then move to the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child No Rental - 2

First time skier, very limited experience on snow, or completed Ski Preschool 1. Focus will be on mobility, straight runs, snowplow turns and snowplow stop. Centennial Ski Hill offers this program as a Caregiver & Tot (Caregiver is required to support child on foot. Ski equipment is not required for caregiver). Earl Bales Ski Hill does not have a Caregiver option. Earl Bales Program has an indoor component that helps in the development of important motor skills and balance. Lessons start indoor and then move to the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child No Rental - 3

Completed Ski Preschool 2 or able to change direction and stop in snowplow on easy terrain. Focus will be on controlling speed by wedge variation and independent use of facility surface lift. Centennial Ski Hill offers this program as a Caregiver & Tot (Caregiver is required to support child on foot. Ski equipment is not required for caregiver). Earl Bales Ski Hill does not have a Caregiver option. Earl Bales Program has an indoor component that helps in the development of important motor skills and balance. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child No Rental - 4

Completed Ski Preschool 3 or able to execute linked rhythmical snowplow turns and to increase speed; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on achieving parallel skiing during the turn on easy terrain, progression to intermediate terrain and initiation of balance on outside ski. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child With Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, straight runs and snowplow stop. Centennial Ski Hill offers this program as a Caregiver & Tot (Caregiver is required to support child on foot. Ski equipment is not required for caregiver). Earl Bales Ski Hill does not have a Caregiver option. Earl Bales Program has an indoor component that helps in the development of important motor skills and balance. Lessons start indoor and then move to the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child With Rental - 2

First time skier, very limited experience on snow, or completed Ski Preschool 1. Focus will be on mobility, straight runs, snowplow turns and snowplow stop. Centennial Ski Hill offers this program as a Caregiver & Tot (Caregiver is required to support child on foot. Ski equipment is not required for caregiver). Earl Bales Ski Hill does not have a Caregiver option. Earl Bales Program has an indoor component that helps in the development of important motor skills and balance. Lessons start indoor and then move to the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child With Rental - 3

Completed Ski Preschool 2 or able to change direction and stop in snowplow on easy terrain. Focus will be on controlling speed by wedge variation and independent use of facility surface lift. Centennial Ski Hill offers this program as a Caregiver & Tot (Caregiver is required to support child on foot. Ski equipment is not required for caregiver). Earl Bales Ski Hill does not have a Caregiver option. Earl Bales Program has an indoor component that helps in the development of important motor skills and balance. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Early Child With Rental - 4

Completed Ski Preschool 3 or able to execute linked rhythmical snowplow turns and to increase speed; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on achieving parallel skiing during the turn on easy terrain, progression to intermediate terrain and initiation of balance on outside ski. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Specialty No Rental

Specialty programs are suitable for intermediate parallel skiers who have completed Ski 6 and up and passed the prerequisites specified in the FUN Guide. Acceptance into specialty programs is dependent upon demonstration of ability. Refer to Toronto FUN Guide for additional information on Program Structure. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Specialty With Rental

Specialty programs are suitable for intermediate parallel skiers who have completed Ski 6 and up and passed the prerequisites specified in the FUN Guide. Acceptance into specialty programs is dependent upon demonstration of ability. Refer to Toronto FUN Guide for additional information on Program Structure. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, snowplow stop, basic snowplow turns, standing up on skis without assistance, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 2

Has completed Ski 1 or able to stop in a snowplow and execute direction change; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked snowplow turns, confidence while increasing speed and controlling it by wedge variation, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 3

Has completed Ski 2 or executes linked rhythmical snowplows turns on easy terain; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked and rhythmical snowplow turns, skis parallel between turns, controlling speed by turn shape variation, introduction to pressure on downhill ski. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 4

Has completed Ski 3 or executes linked snowplow turns of different shapes and brings skis parallel between turns. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel at the end of the turn, pressure on downhill ski, speed control; introduction to upper/lower body separation and use of ski poles. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 5

Has completed Ski 4 or executes part of the turn with skis in parallel position. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel earlier in the turn, edging through angulation, timing and coordination of pole planting. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 6

Has completed Ski 5 or able to execute most of the turn with skis in parallel position on intermediate terrain and using pole plant. Focus will be on keeping skis parallel while increasing speed, controlling speed and maintaining turn shape. Basic parallel turns on intermediate runs are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 7

Has completed Ski 6 or able to execute basic parallel turns on intermediate terrain using proper pole plant. Focus will be on balance on edges, upper/lower body separation, coordinating the pole plant with the right phase of the turn. Rhythmical performance turns are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult No Rental - 8

Has completed Ski 7 or able to execute performance parallel turns of various sizes demonstrating edge control and upper/lower body separation. Focus will be on improvement of steering and pressure control, carving, terrain adaptation, introduction to racing. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are not included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 1

First time skier or very limited experience on snow. Focus will be on mobility, snowplow stop, basic snowplow turns, standing up on skis without assistance, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 2

Has completed Ski 1 or able to stop in a snowplow and execute direction change; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked snowplow turns, confidence while increasing speed and controlling it by wedge variation, safe use of facility surface lift. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 3

Has completed Ski 2 or executes linked rhythmical snowplows turns on easy terain; able to use facility surface lift independently. Focus will be on executing linked and rhythmical snowplow turns, skis parallel between turns, controlling speed by turn shape variation, introduction to pressure on downhill ski. Lessons start on the beginner hill. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 4

Has completed Ski 3 or executes linked snowplow turns of different shapes and brings skis parallel between turns. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel at the end of the turn, pressure on downhill ski, speed control; introduction to upper/lower body separation and use of ski poles. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 5

Has completed Ski 4 or executes part of the turn with skis in parallel position. Focus will be on bringing skis parallel earlier in the turn, edging through angulation, timing and coordination of pole planting. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 6

Has completed Ski 5 or able to execute most of the turn with skis in parallel position on intermediate terrain and using pole plant. Focus will be on keeping skis parallel while increasing speed, controlling speed and maintaining turn shape. Basic parallel turns on intermediate runs are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 7

Has completed Ski 6 or able to execute basic parallel turns on intermediate terrain using proper pole plant. Focus will be on balance on edges, upper/lower body separation, coordinating the pole plant with the right phase of the turn. Rhythmical performance turns are expected at the completion of this program. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

Ski - Youth/Adult With Rental - 8

Has completed Ski 7 or able to execute performance parallel turns of various sizes demonstrating edge control and upper/lower body separation. Focus will be on improvement of steering and pressure control, carving, terrain adaptation, introduction to racing. Lessons start on the intermediate terrain. Ski equipment and helmet rentals are included in the fee.

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