Pints For The People
Upslope Brewing Company 10/7

September 24th, 2015

Join Ignite Adaptive Sports at Upslope Brewing Company for a well deserved pint or your other beverage of choice on October 7th 2015.

We will have people at Upslope to tell people about Ignite and to socialize. Every pint sold that day will help support Ignite. Let your friends know and help support a local brewer and Ignite at the same time.

Pints for the People at Upslope Brewery, October 7th.

Date

October 7th, 2015

Time

2PM to 10PM

Location

Upslope Brewery, Lee Hill Location

Address

1501 Lee Hill Road, No 20
Boulder, CO 80304

New Volunteer Orientation Meetings
10/24 and 10/28

September 24th, 2015

Join Ignite at our Orientation Meeting to learn more about the program and how you fit into it.

During this meeting you will have the chance to talk one-on-one with Ignite volunteers and staff to learn more about the organization, the people we serve and the community you are joining if you decide to join as a volunteer.

You will learn about

– Potential benefits
– Time commitment
– Possible roles
– Detailed overview of what we do

You make no commitment by coming to the meeting and the meeting is open to all, so bring your friends and family that you think might also be interested so you can learn about this great organization together.

Dates and Times

There are three meetings:

  • Saturday, October 24th from 10AM to 12PM
  • Wednesday, October 28th from 7PM to 9PM
  • Thursday, November 5th from 7PM to 9PM

We look forward to seeing you at one of them. Attending all is unnecessary.

Location

Jewish Community Center of Boulder
3800 Kalmia Avenue
Boulder, CO 80301

Directions

Kalmia is one block north of Iris on 28th St. Head east to the end of the road. The JCC is on the right. The meeting is in the gym.

Map

2015-2016 Season Training Clinics Coming Soon!

September 13th, 2015

We are in fill swing to prepare for the 2015-2016 season on the mountain at Eldora Mountain Resort.

There will be indoor clinics in November and on-snow clinics in December to prepare for the season.

These clinics help make Ignite Adaptive Sports the strong community that it is. We need as many people as possible to take as many clinics as possible to be better prepared for the start of the season. Which clinics do you want to or need to take? What are your goals for this ski season?

Clinic schedules will become available in November so stay tuned!

Boulder County Farmer’s Market Volunteer Recruiting

September 10th, 2015

Learn how you can help Ignite Adaptive Sport bring the pleasure of the mountains to more people.

Ignite has a booth at the Boulder County Farmer’s Market for the fall to recruit new volunteers and inform the local community about the great work we are doing.

Stop by the booth to learn more about the program, how it can serve you and how you can help us serve the community even better.

Current volunteers interested in manning the booth can sign up for shifts on the staff website, just as you would for a clinic.

Location

Boulder County Farmer’s Market

Address

13th Street
Between Canyon and Arapahoe in Boulder

Time

8AM – 2PM

Dates

Saturdays through November 21, 2015

Adaptive Ski Buddy Training

September 4th, 2015

Share the Mountain With Your Family

Do you want to take your adaptive skier/rider out on the slopes confidently. Family Vacation coming up?

Then this is the class for you!

Skills Learned

  • Understand your skiing/riding skills.
  • Evaluate terrain for your familyConfidently get on and off any lift.
  • Make it down even when your adaptive ski/rider says no!
  • Use adaptive equipment to assist your skier/rider.
  • Know about safety concerns at any resort.
  • Have a great Day with your adaptive ski/rider!

Instructors

Class will be taught by two Ignite instructors with over 30 years of adaptive instruction.

Jacque Carbonne, Ignite Adaptive Sports Instructor

Jacque Carbone

Jacque has been with the program for over 30 years and brings PSIA adaptive Certification, Nursing and her own experience with raising an adaptive skiing family.


Terri Rosenbaum

Terry Rosenbaum

Terry is an adaptive instructor and physician, who brings her unique insights about gaining confidence and changing the skiing perspective to fit an adaptive outlook on the slopes.

 

Class Details

Date
Sunday March 22 2015
Time
This is a full day class from 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Location
Ignite World Headquarters at Eldora Mountain Resort
Price
Only $150

Space is limited. Only 10 students can attend and this will fill up soon! Sign up today.

To register please send an email to Scheduler@igniteadaptivesports.org

We look forward to helping your family be independent on the mountain. Please call 303-506-8007 or email Scheduler@IgniteAdaptiveSports.org with any questions you may have.

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