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S.A.F.E. A.S. (Skiers Advocating and Fostering Education for Avalanche and Snow Safety) Women's Only Clinic

High Fives Non-Profit Foundation

Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PST)

Squaw Valley, CA

S.A.F.E. A.S. (Skiers Advocating and Fostering Education...

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S.A.F.E. A.S. - Women's Only Clinc
Includes yoga, classroom and small group on-snow instruction and skiing/snowboarding plus lunch. Tickets will be included for those who do not have Squaw season passes
Ended $80.00 $5.39

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Women's Only Clinic - presented by Squaw Valley, Wildflour Bakery, and High Fives Foundation
     
 
WHAT Women's Intro to Avalanche Safety and FUNdraiser Day with classroom and on-snow training, morning yoga, delicious and healthy Wildflour Lunch, and apres party and raffle at Rocker.
WHEN The main event is December 8, 7am-5pm with an informal, optional Wine Social at Uncorked at 6pm Dec. 7
FOR Women, ages 14 and older who are interested in snow and avalanche safety in and out of bounds and who enjoy a good time for a good cause.  Participants are asked to provide their own avalanche beacon, shovel, probe, and backpack.  Maximum of 30 participants. 
INSTRUCTORS Taught by Squaw Valley's own avalanche forecaster, Alaska heli-ski guide, and AIARE (American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education) Avalanche Instructor Lel Tone, hosted by ski professionals Elyse Saugstad, Michelle Parker, Jackie Paaso, and Ingrid Backstrom, with yoga by certified instructor Sherry McConkey.
 
WHY
  • To heighten community snow safety and avalanche awareness
  • To foster an open, welcoming environment by which to encourage participation and communication
  • To provide a really fun experience for everyone
  • To raise money and awareness for High Fives BASICS, an amazing cause bringing snow safety into schools
 
COST $80 (Includes yoga, classroom and small group on-snow instruction and skiing/snowboarding plus lunch. Tickets will be included for those who do not have Squaw season passes.) All proceeds go to charity.
 
Additional support provided by Uncorked, The McConkey Foundation, Rocker, Women of Winter, and sponsors.

SPONSORS Helly Hansen, Arcade, Mountain Hardwear, The North Face, Salomon, First Ascent, Scott, Anon, and Kask
Have questions about S.A.F.E. A.S. (Skiers Advocating and Fostering Education for Avalanche and Snow Safety) Women's Only Clinic? Contact High Fives Non-Profit Foundation

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Squaw Valley
1960 Squaw Valley Road
Squaw Valley, CA 96146

Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PST)


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High Fives Non-Profit Foundation

High Fives Non-Profit Foundation is a Tahoe-based 501.c.3 non-profit organization dedicated to raising money and awareness for athletes who have suffered a life-altering injury while pursuing their dream in the winter action sports community. Formed in 2009, the organization has helped provide the means for making goals to be met, after suffering a life-altering injury. For more information visit http://www.highfivesfoundation.org/ 

 

 

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