Hop into Nordic skiing

Jackrabbit 2013-14_photo Phil Youwe

A children’s Nordic program that saw significant growth in participation numbers returns for the 2014/15 season. The Sun Peaks Nordic Club’s Jackrabbit program began with just nine participants, growing to 25 in its second year, and the club is hoping some new equipment will inflate those numbers further. “We’re very fortunate to have obtained a … [Read more...]

My kids don’t listen!

Kids Dont Listen

Dear Dr. Renaud: My kids don’t listen to me. I feel like I’m yelling at them and threatening them all the time. I don’t like myself, and I’m sure my kids don’t like me much either, but I feel as though it’s the only way I can get them to behave. I get so embarrassed in public when they don’t listen and they act like brats. Help! Pulling out … [Read more...]

Pros teach the next generation

Bike Camp

Some of B.C.’s top downhill riders were on hand to conduct a five day freeride camp in Sun Peaks, July 14 to 18. Kamloops’ mountain biking greats Dylan Sherrard, Shawn Melnechuk and Ace Hayden were joined by freeriding pioneer and Mountain Bike Hall of Famer Brett Tippie as instructors for the camp. A crop of 18 young riders, aged 10 to 17, were … [Read more...]