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The Fast and Female Power Hour Series presented by Alpine Ontario's Winterfest !
Girls 9-19 years are invited to come together to celebrate an hour of athletic inspiration on February 15th- 10:30 AM To 11:30 AM at the Craigleith Ski Club- North Lodge. The Power Hour will include an inspirational message from a 2014 Olympian, watching a ladies Olympic downhill race and cheering on our Canadian team with face painting and poster making.
Cost : $10 in advance or $ 15 at the door ( cash and cheque only if purchased at the door- NO credit or debit please). The registration will close Thursday February 14th at midnight.
Participation includes a Fast and Female buff (value of 23 $)
What is the Alpine Ontario WinterFest ? WinterFest is a week long, mid-winter ski racing festival where Ontario’s ski community comes together to celebrate the sport we love. This year’s events will be taking place against the backdrop of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games and during the U18 National Championships AND U16 Can Ams, from Monday February 10th to Friday February 16th. Sit alongside former Canadian champions while watching our Ontario racers make a bid for Olympic glory and then hit the slopes with past and future stars and watch the Country’s fastest U18’s and U16’s each vie for the title.
What is Fast and Female ? Fast and Female is a not-for-profit society started in 2005 by Chandra Crawford, the 2006 Olympic gold medalist in cross-country skiing. The organization’s mission is to support, motivate, inspire, and empower girls to stick to sports and the healthy lifestyle. Fast and Female fulfills its mission of "Empowerment Through Sport" by hosting fun-filled, non-competitive initiatives all across North-America aimed at exposing young female athletes to inspiring female Olympians and elite level athletes. The young girls who attend Fast and Female events today will lead it in the future, may it be as athletes, coaches, volunteers, parents, and community leaders. For more information about Fast and Female.
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Fast and Female
Fast and Female is a non-profit organization dedicated to the empowerment through sport of young women ages 8 to 18. By partnering with female olympians, we offer inspiring programming all over North-America. Through our non-competitive and fun initiatives, we strive to retain girls in the competitive sports of cross-country skiing, biathlon and complementary summer endurance sports. In the long-term, we hope to be involved in all olympic sports. Fast and Female is based in Canmore, Alberta and was founded in 2005 by olympic gold medalist in cross-country skiing - Chandra Crawford.