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Chelsea Nordiq Ski Swap

November 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

BUY & SELL – Huge savings on new and used cross-country ski equipment. Sell your used gear and get help from on-site experts to find the right equipment at the right price.

Equipment drop off at Philemon Wright Hight School (80 rue Daniel-Johnson, Gatineau) on Saturday Nov. 3 between 5-9pm or Sunday Nov. 4 between 8 – 9:30am.

For more information and to download an equipment registration form visit: www.chelseanordiq.ca.

Our annual event is the best way to get equipped for the snow season!  Buy or sell or both, come one, come all!

Come check out the unbelievable variety of cross-country ski equipment at fantastic prices.  New and used.


Look at the payments we accept:

We take VISA, MASTERCARD, INTERAC and CASH, but we prefer cash and debit. If you choose to use CREDIT, you will be charged an additional 2% processing fee at time of purchase.

Sellers, do you have ski equipment to sell?

Bring your equipment to Philemon Wright High School:  80 Daniel-Johnson St, Gatineau

Saturday evening, November 3rd, from 5 to 9 p.m.

If you can’t make it on Saturday evening, please drop off your equipment Sunday morning, November 4th, from 8 to 9:30 a.m.


It will be busy as items are received. To make your check-in process go faster and give you that quick in/out experience, PLEASE download, print and completethe 2018 – Ski Swap – Equipment Registration Form with the details of the items you want to sell.  THIS IS IMPORTANT TO DO AHEAD OF TIME.  Thanks in advance….

Does it cost anything to consign my equipment?

Yes. There is a $5.00 consignment fee for each person wanting to sell items. If your equipment sells, we also collect a 10% commission on the sale price of each item.

What type of equipment can I bring?

We accept cross country skis, boots, poles, & ski clothing. We DO NOT accept equipment that has been poorly maintained or is so old that it pre-dates the first lunar landing.  We humbly point out that our staff retains the right to refuse any equipment.  Note that we will not be dealing in bikes or skates this year.

How do I know if my equipment has been sold?

Pay-out runs from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm on Sunday. Check back in at the venue any time after 3:30 to see if your equipment has sold. If your item has sold, we will pay the value of the equipment less the 10% commission.

What if it doesn’t sell?

You can pick up your equipment any time between 3:30 and 5:00 p.m. on the day of the SWAP.

I missed the pay out time on Sunday and didn’t get back to check for my equipment. Now what?

Equipment that is left behind becomes the property of Chelsea Nordiq. Please don’t miss the pay-out time!

My equipment sold and I missed the pay-out time!

If you miss the pay-out time, special arrangement may be made at the discretion of the club.

I can’t find my equipment on the floor and there is no record of the sale and appears to have gone missing.  Now what?

We have numerous security people on site that work hard to ensure that equipment doesn’t go missing, however we cannot be held responsible for any lost or stolen equipment. You can minimize your risk by ensuring that your items are securely tagged when you check them in. Please remember, many items that cannot be accounted for at the time of pay out are found during final clean up and accounting. If we find something that has been recorded as missing, we will contact you.  But do note that we are not responsible for any items gone missing and sellers place goods in the ski swap at their own risk.

Any final hints?

Great deals can be found at the ski swap, but everyone wants in on the action. EXPECT the swap to be busy but organized.  We have lots of room at Philemon compared to past years! PLEASE be patient and treat our volunteers with respect. They are working hard to make this a great community event.

This post is also available in: French


École Secondaire Philemon Wright
80 Daniel-Johnson St
Gatineau, Quebec J8Z 1S3 Canada
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(819) 776-3158

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