Dave Battison Athlete Memorial Fund 


This fund is named in honour of our former coach, Dave Battison. He was the head coach for Strathcona Nordics Ski Club from 2004 until his sudden passing in 2014. We dedicated the stadium, Dave Battison Memorial Stadium in his honour.

This fund supports athletes and coaches from Strathcona Nordics Ski Club in their pursuit towards excellence in cross country skiing and in reaching their maximum potential. Charitable donations can be made by using this Donation Form.


Examples of Fund Purchases

  • Athletic Scholarships to numerous athletes

  • Assistance in team travel to Nationals 2014 - 2018

  • Club wide assistance for participation in Provincials 2014

  • Two Ski Ergometers

  • Numerous sets of both classic and skate roller skis

  • YES skiwax system

  • Funding for coaches attending courses off the island