Chill Burlington

Contact:

Zack Engler
Burlington Manager
802.383.6908
zacke@chill.org
Instagram: @chillburlington

Events:

September 24th, 2016 – The Color Run 5K Burlington

We are proud to partner with The Color Run for their Tropicolor World Tour!

Join us at the start line to be whisked away to paradise. The Color Run Tropicolor World Tour is bringing an island-style 5k right to Burlington! New this year is a limited-edition participant kit, Tropicolor Zone™ on course, and an amped up finish festival featuring Rainbow Beach, music, dancing, photos, and more! For more info, visit the website.

SPECIAL OFFER: Enter the code CHILL to save $5 on your registration

Click HERE for more information, and to register for the event! 

ALSO – The Color Run offers a $40 donation to Chill for EVERY volunteer we can recruit for the September 24th event. Click HERE to register as a volunteer – multiple options are available, you may just get to blast people with color!


 

About Chill Burlington:

Our Chill Burlington site was established in 1995 as our very first youth development program. Chill Burlington has grown over the years and currently offers on-snow programming Wednesday and Thursday afternoon/evenings at Bolton Valley Resort. New for 2015, a Sunday afternoon program at Jay Peak Resort, and a freestyle mentoring program at Sugarbush Resort were introduced.

Additionally, a Summer SUP program and a Fall skateboarding program. Since our inception, the Chill Burlington site has served over 1,000 at-risk and under-served youth in the greater Burlington area.

Snow Program:

  • Location: Bolton Valley Resort, VT Wednesday & Thursday evenings
  • Our on-snow program runs after-school two nights per week, and lasts six weeks. The entire program is provided at no cost to the youth or agencies involved.
  • Program participants meet in Burlington, VT and ride as a group to and from the mountain each night.
  • Contact the Local Manager for more information

Chill Freestyle:

  • Location: Sugarbush Resort, VT  (Sundays)
  • Chill Freestyle is a one-on-one mentoring program aimed towards youth with an interest in building freestyle snowboarding skills. Youth and mentors spend one day per week on the slopes and ride for six weeks total. The program offers mentoring time as well as freestyle coaching, all provided at no cost to the youth involved.

Skateboard Program:

  • Location: Talent Skatepark, VT
  • Our skateboard program runs one day per week for six weeks.
  • The entire program is provided at no cost to the accepted youth/agencies.
  • Limited: 10-12 youth

Stand-Up Paddle Board (SUP) Program:

  • Sponsored by WND & WVS
  • Location: Champlain Community Sailing Center
  • Our SUP program will run three days a week for two weeks.
  • The entire program is provided at no cost to the accepted youth/agencies.
  • Limited: 11 youth

Volunteer Opportunities:

Event Volunteers:

We are currently in need of volunteers for our summer and fall events! For more information, please contact zacke@chill.org

On-Snow Volunteers:

VISIT THE VOLUNTEER TAB TO APPLY TO BE A 2016/17 SNOWBOARD PROGRAM VOLUNTEER!

Freestyle Volunteers:

Volunteers will serve as mentors and will be paired up with individual mentees. Mentor and mentee pairs will meet the rest of the Chill group at the mountain one day per week for six weeks. Chill Freestyle volunteers should have interest in freestyle snowboarding and should have fundamental park riding ability.

Skateboard Volunteers:

Volunteers will serve as skateboard coaches/mentors for Chill participants. We are looking for volunteers who can commit to six weeks of program, have positive energy and willing to be a cheerleader for youth as they progress. Skateboarding experience is desirable, however not required to be a good mentor/coach. Training will be provided prior to the start of Fall 2016 Skate Program in partnership with the Team at Talent Skate Park.

2016 Photo Highlights – For more visit us on Instagram – @chillburlington

Freestyle 2016

2016 Skate