CVU Nordic

November Newsletter

Practice Starts Nov 17th

Our first day of practice is Monday, Nov 17th.

Please meet dressed to run in room 005 (by the fitness center) at 3:20. We will organize and head outside for a run at 3:30.

All school forms must be turned in (or brought into practice Nov 17th) and ski passes can be mailed directly to Sleepy Hollow (or brought into practice) All forms can be found here


We will be going outside so dress appropriately for the weather.

Dress for function, not a fashion!


Reminder- schedule and information can always be found at CVUNORDIC.COM

Auction Information

Our Online Auction is about to get started on Nov 22! Our sign up sheet for solicitations is very full, now we need to get the physical item into the school. Please have all donated items into Sarah by Nov 14th. This will give the typist time to enter items onto the website (check it out here 32auctions.com/cvunordic)

To do list/ How you can help:

Website Editors- preview items on the website for accuracy (contact Sarah for specifics)

Week of Nov 10-14- bring donated item into Sarah office 167

Week of Nov 17-21- last chance to bring donation in, skiers write thank you notes during practice

Nov 21 - FINAL TYPING NIGHT at CVU at 5:30 in room 116. We need parent volunteers!

Weeks of Nov 22- Dec 7- use social media/internet to spread the word about our auction- we need help from skiers and parents to post to Front Porch Forum, Facebook, Twitter, emails...any ideas folks have for getting bidders to our site.

Dec 8 & 9- help handing auction items and collecting money

Auction Close-out- we need someone who is good at website reports to help us close out the auction- this includes generating reports from the website and sending notification emails (contact Sarah for specifics)

Sign Up to Work one of the above position here

Clothing Order Details

Hats, Headbands and Buffs- Orders are rolling in. We are hoping to have our first order by the holidays. In order to receive them in time we are setting a deadline of Wed., Nov 19th. Note: orders over 25 per product will be reduced by $5, (Podiumwear will credit your account). Link to Storefront

SkiVU shirts are here! We are selling long sleeve white techwear shirts with a SkiVU logo on the front and "Eat.Ski.Sleep.Repeat." on the back. Shirts are being sold during lunches to all CVU students, faculty, and families. $20 each

Jackets- remaining black puffy jackets: Men's: 1 sm, 1 med, 1 large; Women's: 2 med.

(Still awaiting Red training jackets.)

Team Dinner Dec 6th at the Braun's

Help kickoff the Nordic season and the team's fundraising efforts on Dec 6th at the Braun's House. Enjoy a catered dinner and get to know new and returning skier families and their families! Open to all team members, their parents, and their siblings.

December 6th at pm at the Braun's residence: 140 Soaring Hawk Lane, Charlotte

Cost: $15 per person

New this year- Karaoke!

Swix Wax Clinic at the Skirack

Skirack and SWIX present the Cera Nova X Speed Tour on Saturday, Nov 15th at the Skirack from 2-3pm.

Have you been secretly wanting to join the coaches at the wax table? If so this is a great chance to learn about Swix wax products- the main wax product CVU uses.

Door Prizes Including:
CERA NOVA X PINT GLASSES
CERA NOVA X BOTTLE OPENERS
CERA NOVA X LF 180G WAX BARS