Divisions Update

Weekly Division Update June 1

June 01, 2023

Dear Divisions, please share this information within your offices and with your members as appropriate.

Division Update June 1


Happy pride month to everyone in our ski community that identifies as 2SLGBTQI+

Nordiq Canada is dedicated to fostering a safer and more inclusive environment for everyone. In our continued effort to lead in sport, we are engaging in discussions surrounding equity, inclusion, and diversity. Our unwavering commitment extends to safeguarding and empowering 2SLGBTQI+ athletes, youth, coaches, officials, staff, and members of our nationwide community.

Follow along this month as we celebrate and recognize members and allies of our 2SLGBTQI+ ski community.

2SLGBTQI+ (2S: at the front, recognizes Two-Spirit people as the first 2SLGBTQI+ communities; L: Lesbian; G: Gay; B: Bisexual; T: Transgender; Q: Queer; I: Intersex, considers sex characteristics beyond sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression; +: is inclusive of people who identify as part of sexual and gender diverse communities, who use additional terminologies.)

2SLGBTQI+ Resources



Save the Date: Nordic Sports CoachesĀ Conference

Nordiq Canada and Biathlon Canada are excited to announce next year’s Nordic Sports Coaches Conference. The conference provides cross-country, biathlon, ski jumping and nordic combinedĀ coaches an exceptional platform to engage in productive collaborations and broaden their expertise through top-tier presenters and hands-on field sessions. Invite and more information to come via the division newsletter, and Nordiq Canada registered coaches email.

Location: Calgary and/or Bow Valley area, Alberta

When: April 25-28, 2024

Host: Nordiq Canada, Biathlon Canada