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Silver Star Mountain to host Interski team trials

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February 14, 2017 - 4:33 PM

Silver Star Mountain will be hosting the Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance Western Interski team trials this Thursday, Feb 16. With 60 of Western Canada’s best ski instructors vying to be on the initial team heading to Interski Bulgaria in 2019.

Being chosen as a member of the CSIA Interski Team is a major milestone in an instructor’s career.

SilverStar has a number of members who have had the privilege of representing their country at this prestigious event – Brian James – Norm Crerar – Guy Paulsen – Simon Holden – Marie Cat Bruno – Martin Olson – Norman Kreutz to name a few.

Come out a see some of the best skiers in Western Canada vie for a spot on the team.

We have approximately 50 Level 4 ski instructors trying out.

The day will go as follows:

  • Run #1 - Start- 9:00am sharp on Holy Smokes (Four runs will be judged and marked on Holy Smokes one right after another.)
  • Bump Run – we are looking to use High Lead

About SilverStar Mountain Resort
Award-winning SilverStar Mountain Resort is located in the heart of British Columbia’s Thompson Okanagan region.  Less than a one-hour drive from Kelowna International Airport (YLW), SilverStar is the 3rd largest ski area in BC offering 3,282 acres of skiable terrain, 760 metre vertical drop and annual snowfall of more than 700cm. Recognized as one of Canada’s best destination mountain, SilverStar’s intimate, colourful, mid-mountain village provides true slope-side lodging.  A year-round mountain destination, SilverStar’s Bike Park is ranked as one of the premier downhill mountain bike facilities in North America (

About Interski International
Interski International was founded in Arlberg (Austria) in 1951. Every 4 years Interski holds the world’s largest congress for the exchange of SnowSports methodologies and techniques between the member nations. For over 60 years Interski has made important contributions to developing and improving SnowSports participation worldwide. Interski has 37 member countries including all the leading northern and southern hemisphere alpine nations. (Interski International)

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