Archive | October, 2002

Nordic Ski/Snowshoe This Sunday, October 27, 2002

The 5th Annual Toronto Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Show, will be held on Sunday, October 27, 2002. This show is hosted again by High Park Ski Club (HPSC). In cooperation with Trakkers and Five … READ MORE →

Ski All of Vermont!

Ski buffs will have an opportunity to ski America's longest Nordic trail-the 480-kilometre-long Catamount Trail-all in one season. The Catamount Trail Association will stage an event dubbed Tour the Length of Vermont on Skis, … READ MORE →

Birkie Turns Thirty

One of North America's most prestigious cross-country ski marathons celebrates its 30th anniversary in February 2003. The American Birkebeiner, which is more commonly known as the Birkie, will be staged on Feb. 22, 2003 … READ MORE →

Vancouver’s 2010

Olympic Countdown

The countdown has begun for Vancouver's 2010 Olympic Bid, as the bid's new logo was unveiled some weeks ago. The final three candidates, Vancouver (Canada), Saltzberg (Austria), and Pyeonchang (Korea), are now heading into … READ MORE →

Keski’s 25th Anniversary

Hull, Que.-The Keskinada Loppet's 25th anniversary celebrations Feb. 15-16 will likely see the deepest field of competitors for the featured event inits history. The 50K free-technique event, part of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Marathon … READ MORE →

U23 and More Changes..

There have been a couple of cross-country race changes for the 2003 World Championships to be held from Feb. 18 to March 1 in Val diFiemme, Italy, the country that hosted the 1991 Worlds when … READ MORE →

Adidas Sponsors Biathlon

American biathlon teams will now be outfitted with Adidas apparel, as the company signed a four-year sponsorship agreement with the U.S. Biathlon Association. Adidas will provide training and competition apparel, eyewear, accessories, shoes, and ski … READ MORE →

Villeneuve Fundraiser

For the second straight year, Formula One race car driver Jacques Villeneuve will lend his support to a 24-hour ski marathon at Quebec's Mont-Tremblant. The event, dubbed Grand Prix 24 Heures de Tremblant, will be … READ MORE →

Corbett Heads West

Newfoundland's Stephanie Corbett is now continuing her skiing career in western Canada. Corbett is a first-year physical education student at Augustana University College in Canmore, Alta. Corbett, from Wabush, Nfld.,was a long-time member of the … READ MORE →