Archive | August, 2005

Exel Racing Team Update: Snow, Sun, Hardwax and Control

August 31, 2005 – Unpredictable mountain weather is the bane of every athlete who ever walks out the door to train in Canmore. Warm sunny days can turn to rain, and then snow, in far … READ MORE →

Haywood Report : Kimberley Camp

August 30, 2005 – I am flat on my back on the shoulder of the highway and my head hurts. One second ago I was focusing on my two skate technique, when a rock jammed … READ MORE →

Banff Centre Photo Workshop

August 27, 2005 – Bill Hatcher and Gordon Wiltsie, two of National Geographic Magazine’s top adventure and wilderness photographers, will return to The Banff Centre September 8 to 11 to lead the second annual Banff … READ MORE →

Government Must Introduce Anti-Doping Measures

August 25, 2005 – The fight against doping will no longer be a matter of sport organisations in the future, but of countries’ governments as well, which can secure effective control and make laws to … READ MORE →

Fischer Joins INDi2010 Program

August 22, 2005 – The Independent Nordic Development Initiative for 2010 is proud to announce their new partnership with Fischer Skis. Fischer has signed on to be the official ski sponsor of the newly formed … READ MORE →

Exel Racing Team Update: The Athlete Professional

August 22, 2005 – The Athlete Professional, despite sounding similar, should not be mistaken for the professional athlete. These athletes are rarely seen in elite circles and are often found training in the dead of … READ MORE →

Rollerski World Cup 2005 – Croatia

August 21, 2005 – In the last race of the Croatian rollerskiing World Cup in Oroslavjie, David Bogatec / ITA beat the world champion Igor Glushkov / RUS and Igor Cuny / FRA came … READ MORE →

Revisions to the 2004 Canadian Anti-Doping Program

August 19, 2005 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to advise the Canadian sport community of revisions to the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP).
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Haywood Report: Team 2010 Recovery Camp By

August 19, 2005 – You know those conversations that take place during long training sessions. The ones where you think of all the cool stuff you’re going to do on your easy weeks. Well, … READ MORE →

Exel Racing Team Update: Back From The Brink of Broken Dreams

August 18, 2005 – When I was told in late April that I had not been renamed to the National Ski Team I figured that there was a good chance that my days as a … READ MORE →

Lakehead XC Ontario Development Camp

August 17, 2005 – Forty eight athletes from nine different clubs across Ontario traveled to Thunder Bay to participate in the 5 day Ontario Development Dryland Camp hosted by Lakehead XC.
Athletes aged 13 to … READ MORE →

Photo Journal Updated

August 15, 2005 – Dan Roycroft has submitted new pictures to his personal gallery on Cross Country Canada’s website. Follow this link to the photo gallery and then scroll through the categories of pictures … READ MORE →

Why is a 70-Year-Old Swede Roller Skiing Across Canada?

August 13, 2005 – Ever thought you were too old to exercise or that it was too late for you to start getting in shape? Think again! Read
all about how my 70-year-old father is in … READ MORE →

Haywood Report: An Interview with Katsuhito Ebisawa

August 12, 2005 – Over the last two years our family has had the pleasure to host one of the best Japanese cross-country skiers. Katsuhito Ebisawa, Ebi to people who know him, is 33 years … READ MORE →

Exel Racing Team Update: The Edmonton Perspective

August 10, 2005 – It has been a crazy spring and summer! I feel very lucky to be involved with the new Exel Racing Team; since our very first meeting I could tell that we … READ MORE →

Nordic Manager Position In Idaho

August 9, 2005 – Be part of Idaho’s most exciting, new recreational opportunity. Tamarack Snowsports School is seeking a Nordic Manager. Qualified candidates will have excellent guest service skills, attention to detail and … READ MORE →

Cross Country Canada Welcomes Bruce Moquin

August 4, 2005 – In late June Cross Country Canada announced that Jean-François Rapatel would be stepping down as Coordinator of Sport Participation and Development. Cross Country Canada is now pleased to announce Jean-François’ … READ MORE →

Exel Racing Team Update: Our First Camp

August 4, 2005 – There is no better way to inaugurate a new ski team than with a summer training camp! After spending the spring training solo in our respective hometowns, members of the newly … READ MORE →

adidas Acquires Reebok

August 3, 2005 – adidas-Salomon AG (DAX:ADSG.DE) and Reebok International Ltd. (NYSE:RBK) today announced that their Boards of Directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which adidas-Salomon AG would acquire all of the … READ MORE →

Fischer And Swix Partner

August 1, 2005 – Fischer Nordic Racing Manager, Eli Brown, has officially announced the formation of a Fischer / Swix Nordic racing program. The team, to be known as FSx, is in place for … READ MORE →