Co-ed telemark workshops to be held at Beaver Creek |

Co-ed telemark workshops to be held at Beaver Creek

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

BEAVER CREEK – Beaver Creek will host its first co-ed telemark workshop of the season on Saturday, providing a social and learning environment for all ability level telemark skiers.

The workshop provides an opportunity to develop basic technique or refine skills in a learning environment. Instruction will be provided by professionals from the Beaver Creek Ski and Snowboard School.

Additional co-ed telemark workshops in Beaver Creek will be Feb. 5 and 26 and March 12. The co-ed workshops are geared towards men and women of all abilities, ages 17 and up.

Beaver Creek will also host kids’ telemark workshops scheduled for Jan. 23 and Feb. 27. The kids’ workshops are for ages 6-15 and offer an introduction into the telemark experience. Kids’ tele clinics are limited to 24 students and are taught by Beaver Creek instructors, along with special guest instructor Tele Ned who will spend time with each group. A kids’ tele rental punch card is available for $105 and provides five rentals.

All workshops take place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and reservations are strongly encouraged. Participants should meet at the Beaver Creek Nordic Center at 8:30 a.m. Discounted rentals from top manufactures are available. Adults who need to rent equipment for the day should arrive between 8-8:15 a.m. to allow time for proper fitting.

Workshops are $85 per person for the lesson only. The lift ticket and lesson price is $147 per person. Discounted telemark equipment rentals are available for participants. Call the Nordic Center for the Tele Ned workshop details.

Beaver Creek’s weekly “Tele Tuesdays” are geared towards beginners and are designed to provide a social gathering where first-time and beginner telemark skiers are introduced to the sport and receive instruction from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Tele Tuesdays take place throughout the winter and guests who plan to enroll in the beginner lesson should register at the Nordic Center. All other participants can meet either at the Nordic Center or the Coyote Cafe. A discounted instruction price of $65 per person is offered for the lesson only and discounted equipment rentals are available.

For information on the workshops or general telemark instruction, call the Beaver Creek Nordic Center at 970-754-5313 or visit

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