Deseret News Ski School deadline draws near

Published: Friday, Oct. 9 2015 6:58 p.m. MDT

Time is running out for winter sports enthusiasts hoping to enroll in the Deseret News/KSL News Radio Ski and Snowboard School.

The application deadline for the introductory courses is Wednesday, Nov. 17. See registration form above.

As in the past, there will be three classes. The first will be Nov. 20, followed by a break for Thanksgiving, and the final two classes will be Dec. 4 and 11.

The school is intended for beginners in skiing and snowboarding.

Lessons begin with the basics, such as learning to carry and walk, and cover such topics as balance, stance, straight-line runs and turning.

There will be two sessions for the ski school each day. The ski school will be limited to 400 skiers — 200 for the morning session and 200 for the afternoon classes.

The snowboard program will be limited to 200 students — 100 in the morning and 100 in the afternoon.

For information, call 801-236-6092.

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