A GUIDE FOR NEW STUDENTS – PARENTS – CAREGIVERS
Vancouver Island Society for Adaptive Snowsports (VISAS) is a nonprofit, volunteer organization that provides Canadian Adaptive Snowsports (CADS) certified instructors to teach people with diverse abilities, 6 years and older, to Nordic (cross-country) ski, downhill ski, sit-ski or snowboard. Mt. Washington Alpine Resort (MWAR) is a huge supporter of the VISAS Adaptive program, providing half price lift tickets and free snowsports equipment from their rental department while students are taking a lesson.
VISAS provides instruction and adaptive equipment for those requiring it, free of charge.
All instructors and students must be members of BC Adaptive Snowsports (BCAS).
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The following information pertains to Alpine skiing and boarding.