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Job Opportunity – Program Coordinator @ Whitehorse Cross Country Ski Club

August 4, 2015 – Working with the club’s board and management teams, the Program Coordinator is responsible for coordinating youth and adult programs, organizing events, developing new programs and season schedules, coordinating facility bookings for … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Bryan Fletcher Defends his Title at U.S. Nordic Combined Championships

August 03, 2015 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – On a hot summer evening on the Olympic trails of Soldier Hollow, Olympian Bryan Fletcher (Steamboat Springs, CO) notched a repeat national title at the U.S. … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Blink Ski Festival Day 3 Results – Crawford Wins Biathlon Sprint

August 03, 2015 (Sandnes, Norway) – Canada’s Rosanna Crawford was all smiles in Norway on Day 3 of the 2015 Blink Ski Festival as she took home the women’s Biathlon sprint victory over … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunities – Cross Country Ski & Snowshoe Coaches for Arctic Winter Games

August 02, 2015 – In preparation for the Arctic Winter Games, the Kativik Regional Government’s (KRG) Recreation Department and Team Nunavik-Quebec (TNQ) are hiring coaches to manage a five-month long training and development … READ MORE → 0 comments

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New CAN Fund Application Now Open – Aug. 21 Deadline

August 02, 2015 – The CAN Fund athlete application is NOW available on the CAN Fund website for athletes to begin submitting their applications. The application deadline is Friday, August 21, 2015 at 5pm … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Blink Ski Festival Day 2 Results – Northug and Fourcade Win, Crawford and Bailey 4th

August 01, 2015 (Sandnes, Norway) – On Day 2 at the 2015 Blink Ski Festival, Petter Northug (Norway) won the men’s 15km rollerski race that included Russia’s Alexander Legkov in 6th, while fellow … READ MORE → 0 comments

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NENSA Announces Eastern Cup Race Formats and Distances for 2015-16 Season

August 01, 2015 – The EasternCup race formats and distances have been finalized for the upcoming 2015-16 season of EasternCup, JNQ and Supertour racing here in New England!
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Job Opportunities – CCC Athlete Development Coordinator & Coach and Administrative Coordinator for Para-Nordic

August 01, 2015 – Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada (CCC) is the national sport organization that works with member clubs, divisions, and other partners to coordinate and support the development of cross-country skiing … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Matti Heikkinen and Heidi Weng Win Lysebotn Opp at Blink Ski Festival on Day 1

July 31, 2015 (Norway) – Matti Heikkinen (Finland) and Heidi Weng (Norway) topped the men’s and women’s fields respectively at the Lysebotn Opp, the first stage of the 2015 Blink Ski Festival, a … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Beijing to Host 2022 Winter Olympic Games

July 31, 2015 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – Beijing has won its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics becoming the first city to host both the summer and winter Games. Chinese president, Xi Jinping, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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National U16 Camp Results and Video – Get Your Nord ON

July 30, 2015 (Burlington, Vermont) – Here are the results from the uphill run and general strength test as the nation’s best U16 cross country athletes storm the University of Vermont campus for … READ MORE → 0 comments

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21st Merino Muster Cross Country Ski Event at the Snow Farm – August 15th

July 29, 2015 (Wanaka, New Zealand) – The Merino Muster Organizing Committee invites you to join us to celebrate the 21st Merino Muster on the 15th of August at Snow Farm, Cardrona, Wanaka.
This … READ MORE → 0 comments

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128th IOC Session – 2022 Olympic Winter Games Host City Selection

July 29, 2015 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – The 128th IOC Session, in which FIS President Gian Franco Kasper is participating in his capacity as IOC Member, will open on Friday, July 31, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Career Opportunity – Chief Executive Officer for Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada

July 28, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada (CCC) is seeking an outstanding Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to provide leadership and assume overall responsibility for the operation and administration of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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The Putney School Seeks Head Coach

July 27, 2015 – The Putney School, a residential high school in Putney, Vermont, is seeking a head coach with previous experience to run their competitive program for the winter trimester – December 1-12 and January … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Congratulations – Kristin Stoermer Steira and Devon Kershaw Tie the Knot

July 26, 2015 (Lofoten, Norway) – Congratulations to Kristin Stoermer Steira and Devon Kershaw who tied the knot on July 25 in a marriage ceremony that featured some of the rock stars of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Canmore to Host 2017 Haywood Ski Nationals

July 26, 2015 – After consideration of excellent bids from Canmore, Highlands Nordic and Les Aventuriers, the Events Committee is pleased to confirm that Canmore Nordic will play host to the 2017 Haywood … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Canadian Paralympic Committee Calls for Applications for the 2015/16 System Development Fund

July 25, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Canadian Paralympic Committee invites Canadian sport organizations and clubs to apply, starting today, for the 2015-2016 granting round of the System Development Fund.
The System Development Fund targets initiatives … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Five Things To Know About The Upcoming Global Talent Junior Nordic Ski Camp

July 24, 2015 (Norway) – Athletes from nine different countries took part in last year’s inaugural Global Talent Junior Nordic Ski Camp in Norway, where former world champions and Olympic medalists, Astrid Uhrenholdt … READ MORE →2 comments

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17th Annual Jindro Mayer Springer Tournee, US Large Hill Ski Jumping & Nordic Combined Champs – July 27-Aug 1

July 24, 2015 (Park City, Utah) – The 17th Annual North American Springer Tournee is set to take place at the Utah Olympic Park with an exciting format that will see only one … READ MORE → 0 comments

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WADA Publishes 2014 Testing Figures Report

July 24, 2015 (Montreal, QC) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) published its 2014 Testing Figures Report today, which outlines the results of all 2014 tests analyzed by WADA-accredited laboratories, including in- and … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Caterinichio Reflects on Her USSA Nordic Director Position as She Moves On

July 23, 2015 – We caught up with Joey Caterinichio, who recently resigned from her Nordic Director position with the USSA, after taking over from her predecessor John Farra over three years ago. … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Catamount Trail Receives Grants, Prepares for North Face Race – Aug. 23

July 23, 2015 (Burlington, VT) – The Catamount Trail Association (CTA) was recently awarded two Recreational Trails Program (RTP) grants from Vermont’s Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation. The CTA was one of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Biathlon Weddings – Bailey, Perras, Jonsson, Glazyrina

July 22, 2015 – July has been a big month for weddings in the world of biathlon, with six current or recently retired biathletes getting married recently in the USA, Canada, Sweden and … READ MORE → 0 comments

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National U16 Camp in Burlington Vermont Final UPDATE

July 21, 2015 – Hello Skiers and Parents. Hope all of you in reading your gear AND your psyche for what will be a great week. Below is a list of the camp … READ MORE → 0 comments

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SIA Announces Nick Sargent as Incoming President

July 20, 2015 – The SnowSports Industries America (SIA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce Nick Sargent as SIA’s incoming President. Sargent, who most recently held the position of vice president of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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USSA Seeks Nordic Director and to Grow Membership

July 19, 2015 (Park City, UT) – With growing enthusiasm for cross country skiing, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is adding the new position of nordic domestic director to its staff team in Park … READ MORE → 0 comments

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2022 Olympic Winter Games Candidate Cities Almaty and Beijing – July 31 Countdown

July 18, 2015 – The Olympic Movement is looking ahead to the 128th IOC Session in Kuala Lumpur (MAS) from July 30-Aug. 3, 2015 when the International Olympic Committee will elect Almaty (KAZ) … READ MORE → 0 comments

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NENSA Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors

July 18, 2015 – The New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) Board of Directors are pleased to welcome three new members to the NENSA Board, and bids a fond farewell to retiring members, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Preparations in Full Swing for 10th FIS Tour de Ski Anniversary Edition

July 17, 2015 – Next year, the annual cross-country season highlight will be celebrating a special anniversary with its 10th edition of the FIS Tour de Ski. Last week, all Organising Committees of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity – Marketing and Advertising Manager @ Hardwood Ski and Bike

July 16, 2015 (Barrie, ON) – Hardwood Ski and Bike is Ontario’s premier cross country ski and mountain bike facility, providing a fun, safe and healthy experience for our guests. It operates in … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Diggins Report from the Snow Farm in NZ

July 15, 2015 (Wanaka, NZ) – Part of the Team USA crew flew to the Snow Farm in New Zealand on July 8 for a training camp while the Alaskan teamers will find … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Fast and Female Power Hour p/b L.L. Bean on July 26th – Register Today

July 15, 2015 (Bloominton, MN) – On Sunday, July 26, join Winter Olympians Jessie Diggins, Kikkan Randall and Caitlin Gregg for a Fast and Female Power Hour p/b L.L. Bean full of fun … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity – XCCM Head Coach

July 14, 2015 (Chelsea, QC) – XC Chelsea Masters is looking for a part-time Head Coach. The Head Coach is responsible for designing the club’s ski programs in collaboration with the Board of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Two Weeks Left to Register for the July Igor Legacy Camp

July 14, 2015 (Iola, Wisconsin) – There are two weeks left to register for the July Igor Legacy Camp. Igor Badamshin loved skiing. Blessed with a gift for coaching young athletes, Igor often … READ MORE → 0 comments

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ONE WAY and Vellend Tech Renew Canadian Distribution Partnership

July 13, 2015 (Toronto, Ontario) – The Nordic Sports Brand ONE WAY Sport is proud to announce a renewal of their partnership with Vellend Tech Inc. as the exclusive distributor in Canada for … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Roller-ski Racing Returns to Southern Ontario – Next Event is Aug. 5

July 12, 2015 – The Southern Ontario District of Cross Country Ontario launched its first-in-a-long-long-time roller ski race at Downsview Park in Toronto on Wednesday, July 8. Racing on a beautifully-paved, rolling 2-km loop, the … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Austria’s Duerr Sidesteps Criminal Charges Following Sochi Doping Scandal

July 11, 2015 (Vienna, AUT) – Johannes Duerr, an Austrian cross-country skier whoe admitted to taking EPO and was kicked out the Sochi 2014 Games (read more here), will not be charged and … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Career Opportunity – Chief Executive Officer for Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada

July 10, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada (CCC) is seeking an outstanding Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to provide leadership and assume overall responsibility for the operation and administration of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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NDC Thunder Bay Joins with Top Canadian XC Skiers at Alignment Training Camp in Canmore

July 10, 2015 – NDC Thunder Bay athletes and coaches have spent the past three weeks in Canmore, Alberta training with other top Nordic athletes in the country including Canada’s top World Cup … READ MORE → 0 comments

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FIS Rollerski World Cup Gets Underway This Weekend in Croatia

July 9, 2015 (Val di Fiemme, Italy) – This year’s FIS Rollerski World Cup series will feature three World Cup stops along with the Rollerski World Championships in Val di Fiemme (ITA). This weekend, the … READ MORE → 0 comments

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FIS President Gian Franco Kasper Looks ahead to IOC Session

July 08, 2015 – With summer in full swing, it is the perfect time to catch up with FIS President Gian Franco Kasper to talk about the summer activities and particularly the election … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Grants Available for CCC’s Ski-at-School Program Powered by AltaGas – Apply by Sept. 30

July 07, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Ski-at-School is a CCC program, sponsored by AltaGas, which aims to bring cross-country skiing to schools across Canada. The Ski-at-School program will knit together communities of teachers, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity – Canadian Olympic Committee

July 07, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – Be a part of building and servicing a national brand. The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) is a national, private, not-for-profit organization committed to high-performance sports excellence. We … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Fast and Female Athletes Panel at Canadian Ski National in Thunder Bay – Report

July 06, 2015 – The CCC Women’s Committee hosted a panel for 14-19 year old girls as part of the Fast and Female event at the Ski Nationals this year. 40 girls participated … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Cross Country BC Hires Executive Director

July 06, 2015 – Cross Country BC (CCBC) is very pleased to announce it has hired Wannes Luppens as Executive Director, based in Vernon, effective May 19.  He is taking over from Georgia … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity – General Manager @ Biathlon Alberta

July 06, 2015 – Biathlon Alberta, the provincial governing body for the Olympic winter sport of Biathlon, is seeking a full-time General Manager based in Canmore, Alberta.
Principal responsibilities of the position include managing … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Fast and Female Power Hour p/b L.L. Bean on July 26th

July 05, 2015 (Bloominton, MN) – On Sunday, July 26, join Winter Olympians Jessie Diggins, Kikkan Randall and Caitlin Gregg for a Fast and Female Power Hour p/b L.L. Bean full of fun … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Happy Fourth of July – Truths and Myths about the Declaration of Independence

July 04, 2015 – Happy 4th of July to everyone on this special day that represents American Independence Day and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation. Yet … READ MORE → 0 comments

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– This past February, three Central REG camp alumni represented the U.S. Ski Team in Falun, Sweden for the FIS Nordic World Championships (Jessie Diggins, Ben Saxton and Kyle Bratrud) and Jessie Diggins got … READ MORE → 0 comments