Bunnyrabbit Program

The Bunnyrabbit Program is the first level of the Active Start stage of development (children 5 years of age and younger). Program materials include an enrolment kit, a kid-friendly, age-appropriate booklet and skill award stickers. It has been developed in parallel with the first level of the competency-based National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP), which now provides coaching materials specific to the needs of this age group. The objective of the  program is to introduce cross-country skiing and the healthy lifestyle associated with it through organized activity and active play. In addition, the program is designed to:

Goals of this program:

  • Help children develop a positive self-image.
  • Be fun.
  • Provide children with the opportunity to make ski-friends.
  • Develop fundamental movement skills.
  • Help children develop an awareness and appreciation of our natural environment
Tips for Parents and guide to cross country ski equipment

Bunnyrabbit Enrolment Kit 2016-17:

The toque design inspiration is from a drawing by Eva Parr, winner of this year's JR toque design contest, from Pasedena Ski and Nature Park NFL.

 

The toque is manufactured by Swix Apperal, and designed by Dave Nighbor of 9 Lives Design

Coaches are trained to meet the needs of athletes at this stage of development by taking the Intro to Community Coaching  NCCP workshops

How to get involved with organizing a Skill Development Program (SDP) for your club?  This guidebook has all the information that you need to develop a program for your club. 
Get involved TODAY!   Programmers Guide Book

Ski Playground

A Ski Playground is a designated location which has been developed to assist children to learn to ski naturally which provides a variety of skiing discovery.

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