Overview

Clinic Dates Dec 3 / 4, 2022 (Beginner / Intermediate)
Apr 15 / 16, 2023 (Intermediate / Advanced)
Experience Beginner > Advanced
Age 19 +
Price $1200 per person (two days)
Sled rental not included

CALL TO BOOK

Turcotte Clinics In Golden

Are you interested in learning from 8x X-Games medalist Brett Turcotte? With the amazing success of last years Turcotte Clinics, we will be offering two more course dates here in Golden! One early season date (Beginner / Intermediate), and one late season date are your only windows to take advantage of and the clinic spots will not last long!

We will be offering 8 spots for each of these two-day clinics so get signed up today!

Call to book: 250.344.0969.

Itinerary

Agenda

  • Meet at GSR at 8:30am
  • These are small group clinics max 1:5 guide ratio to maximize learning
  • Go to assigned rider area parking lot
  • Your coach will go over pre-trip planning, avalanche forecast, weather forecast, safety equipment checks, trail etiquette, and general “house cleaning”
  • Your coach will then take the group to their first skill workshop location.
  • Group will then rotate to different locations throughout the day for different skills training.
  • Lunch included
  • Please feel free to bring extra lunch, snacks & drinks (no alcohol)
  • Social wrap up with coaches
Skills Training

Clinics (based on skill levels) include:

  • Rider positioning
  • Throttle control
  • Momentum vs. track speed
  • Braking
  • Sidehilling
  • Wrong foot forward
  • Turn-ups
  • Panel slides
  • Wheelies
  • Small jumps
  • Belt adjustment
  • Track tension
  • Handle bar height
  • Control positioning
  • What to carry in your bag
  • Equipment checks
  • Communication equipment (what we carry and why)
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Modern Mountain Snowmobile (we have a fleet of current AXYS RMK’S)
  • Safety gear (basic first aid kit)
  • Avalanche safety equipment (modern transceiver with new batteries, probe, shovel, pack)
  • Spare belt
  • Basic tool kit (at least the OEM kit)
  • Riding Gear (Base & mid layer, jacket, pants, boots, helmet, goggles x 2, hat and gloves x 2, etc)
  • Please inform us of any medical conditions prior to arrival (this information will remain confidential).
  • You are responsible for Lunch, Snacks, and drinks (no alcohol).
  • If you require any of the above, it can be purchased or rented from GSR.  Please call ahead of time to arrange.
  • Trail day pass not included.