Learn To Push at Canada Olympic Park. As part of our recruitment efforts we offer to perspective athlete’s the opportunity to push a real sled on real ice!
Summer training starts in the Ice House with a the "Learn to Push"program.
Saturday, July 30, 2pm start
Tuesday, August 9, 6pm start
Saturday, September 3, 2pm start
These Learn To Push dates are set aside for new athletes, to learn as a group. If you have your own group or can't make one oof our dates, please contact us and we will try to fit you in somewhere.
Coached by our Provincial team coaches beginners learn the techniques required for a strong fast start. Developing their skills as they too sprint down the ice, leap on their sleds and cross the finish line in just a short time.
The Learn To Push is FREE, as these sessions are the main recruitment tool that ASA uses to invite athletes to the skeleton school held at the beginning of the sliding season.
Regular twice weekly Ice house training sessions take place each Tuesday 6-8pm and Saturdays 2-4pm. After completing a Learn To Push you are encouraged to join our weekly sessions for just $100 for the remainder of the year.
All equipment is provided, No experience necessary.
Family and Friends are welcome to come watch. You must be at least 13 years old to participate - All participants are required to sign a waiver of liability (Sliders under 18 years of age require a signature from a parent/legal guardian) Please RSVP to email@example.com for the date you wish to attend.