Tele series kicks off Saturday at Beaver Creek |

Tele series kicks off Saturday at Beaver Creek

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Beaver Creek, CO Colorado

BEAVER CREEK, Colorado ” Beaver Creek’s Telemark Workshop Series, where first-time and expert telemark skiers can learn the basics or practice their skills, kicks off Saturday.

Instruction is provided by the Beaver Creek Ski and Snowboard School.

Coed workshops in Beaver Creek will be offered Dec. 20, Jan. 10, Feb. 21 and March 7. Vail Mountain’s Golden Peak will also host a coed workshop Feb. 24. These workshops are open to men and women of all abilities, ages 17 and up.

Beaver Creek workshops for kids ages 6-15 featuring instruction from “Tele Ned” will be held Jan. 11 and Feb. 22 and will give kids an introduction into the tele skiing world. A “Super Sunday” women’s workshop will be held in Beaver Creek on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 1.

The workshops run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Participants should meet at the Beaver Creek Nordic Center at 8:30 a.m. (with the exception of the Feb. 24 workshop to be held in Vail).

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

Participants can rent equipment at a discounted rate. Adults who need to rent equipment for the day are encouraged to arrive between 8-8:15 a.m. to allow time for proper fitting.

The price is $83 per person for the workshop lesson only. The lift ticket and lesson is available for $145 per person. Discounted equipment rentals are available for participants.

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