Cross-country skiing at taster course
Do you want to experience most classical Finnish winter-sport: cross-country skiing.
This easy taster course is great to first-timers and absolutely
no previous experience is needed!
During the lesson, you will become familiar with modern cross country ski equipment. Cross country skiing is first practiced by learning a turn-stroke and equal thrust. The terrain will be easy, to keep nice and comfortable doing through the workout during the lesson.
SKI TASTER COURSE PRICE with Equipment: 54 € (from 12years up)
incl. 1h45min taster course, 3h equipment set
If you have already equipment: Course price is 39€
TIME SCHEDULE: every WEDNESDAY from 16th of DEC until 17th of FEB
Meeting with ski-instructor at 4.00 pm at Vuosseli / East Ruka, school meeting sign is next to the VuosselinPortti rent-house.
Lesson time is 4-5.45 pm.
BOOKINGS: latest the day before by 3 pm.
Group size: 2 to 10 person. If only 1 booking, lesson will be 50 min long.
Course calender for bookings for the ski season Season 2020-2021 will be open at 10th of Oct.
Ski School meeting points
1. RUKA VALLEY / Rosa & Rudolf Family Park (at East Ruka): ski school meeting sign is nearby the entrance gate to Family Park and bottom station of the Gondola lift.
2. VUOSSELINPORTTI meeting sign is at slope side of the VuosselinPortti rental house (at East Ruka). If you are complete beginner, we can also make first exercises there (on flat area), before moving to Rosa & Rudolf Family Park (about 5 min walk).
3. RUKA VILLAGE: Ski school meeting sign @ PISTE is beside of the Piste Rental house front door, next to Gondola Bottom station. If you are complete beginner; you could also start the lesson from this meeting point and go together with your instructor to Gondola lift and to Rosa & Rudolf Family Park to learn to ski/snowboard.
If you book the taster course 23.12.19-22.2.2020, with equipment set: Equipment set should be pick-up from the VuosselinPortti rental Shop / East Ruka, latest by 15min before the course starts. That rental is just next to the second last bus stop, and 5-10 min walk from the Gondola bottom station.