Top 10 Reasons to Take a Ski/Snowboard Lesson

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Top 10 Reasons to Take a Ski/Snowboard Lesson


1.    Skiing is “scientifically” proven to make you happier  – Studies have shown that just 15 minutes outside in nature can seriously reduce levels of cortisol, the stress hormone. Better yet, only 45 minutes of fresh air can increase your cognitive performance. Now, just imagine the benefits you can gain from an entire day outside in Edmonton’s beautiful River Valley Park system?

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Why Teenage Girls Aren’t on the Slopes

Written by Sally Johnstone and James Chung, Reach Advisors for Ski Area Management Magazine, January 2007. Originally Titled: “Teenage girls don’t make up a big chunk of business-but they could”.

“I just don’t know why more teenage girls don’t go to the slopes,” says Diana Tom, a teen rider from Pasadena, Calif. “There are sooo many hot guys there.”

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Tent Event is Back

Snow Valley’s 9th Annual Tent Event

Sunday August 26th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Here’s your chance to get equipment and clothing ahead of everyone from Edmonton’s finest snowboard and ski shops.  Snow Rider will also be selling equipment from our rental fleet and other items.  Plus we will have mountain resorts in attendance including Marmot Basin. 

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