Archive | September, 2006

Storey Wins Open Men’s 6 Km Prologue

September 30, 2006 – The Open Men’s and Junior Women’s fields for the second day of racing at 1st Canadian Roller Ski Championships should be the one’s to watch if the results of the 6 … READ MORE →

Van 2010 Explores Cruise Ship Accomodation

September 28, 2006 – The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) today restated its intention to continue exploring cruise ship accommodation in Squamish, BC to house 1,600 press, broadcast … READ MORE →

Global Rescue Official Supplier Of US Ski and Snowboard Association

September 26, 2006 – Global Rescue LLC, a provider of medical, aeromedical evacuation and security services, has been selected as an official supplier of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), the national governing body … READ MORE →

INDi2010 Racing Team Welcomes START as Official Wax

September 26, 2006 – START is the new official wax provider of the INDi2010 Racing Team for the 2006-2007 ski season. START wax has been a mainstay in the Nordic world for over two decades, … READ MORE →

Sara Renner, Mom-To-Be, Targets Podium at Vancouver Games

From Torino to Bambino

September 18, 2006 (Canmore, Alta.) – Olympic silver medallist, Sara Renner, will compete for Canada on the international cross-country ski circuit until the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, but her journey towards Vancouver will have a … READ MORE →

Atomic XC Camp Update

September 21, 2006 – Dear Campers! Lots of news but I will keep this short, as always.SNOW REPORT: The first snow of the season has fallen on Silver Star Mountain! A big cold front came … READ MORE →

US Ski and Snowboard Team Gold Pass

Get \"Rock Star\" Treatment at over 260 Mountains

September 19, 2006 – The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Team Gold Pass is a golden opportunity providing “rock star” treatment for Pass holders and their friends to more than 260 mountains around the country, making … READ MORE →

Alpina Sports USA and Madshus Part Company

K2 Takes Over Madshus Distribution in North America

September 18, 2006 – After nearly a decade distributing the Madshus brand in the American marketplace, Alpina Sports and K2 have mutually terminated Alpina’s US distribution effective September 1, 2006.According to Frank Thibodeau, president of … READ MORE →

Train For and Ski the American Birkie for College Credit Online

September 16, 2006 (Duluth, Minn.) – The American Birkebeiner® is the largest and most prestigious cross-country ski marathon in North America. This February some of competitors crossing the finish line at the Birkebeiner will … READ MORE →

Proposed Revision to the Canadian Anti-Doping Program

September 15, 2006 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) seeks the comment of the Canadian sport community on an intended revision to the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP). The revision would make access … READ MORE →

Alpina Sports Partners with INDi2010 Racing Team

September 15, 2006 – Alpina Sports has signed on as the official boot sponsor of the INDi2010 Racing Team. The team will use Alpina’s revolutionary new Titanium Carbon Control Skate and Classic boots during the … READ MORE →

Seven Athletes, Including 5 Women Named to 2007 US Ski Jumping Team

September 14, 2006 – Seven athletes, including five women – led by Lindsey Van and Jessica Jerome (both Park City, UT), the No. 2- and No. 3-ranked athletes in the world last season – and … READ MORE →

INDi2010 Racing Team Announces 2006-2007 Fundraising Campaign

September 13, 2006 – INDi2010’s phenomenal first year success was a result of a very supportive group of individuals and businesses. Last year’s Founding Team Supporters and Founding Team Builders helped raise nearly $7,000 for … READ MORE →

Seven Olympians Named to 2007 US XC Team

September 13, 2006 – Sprinters Andy Newell (Shaftsbury, VT), who produced the first U.S. World Cup podium in over two decades last winter, and Kikkan Randall (Anchorage, AK), who produced the alltime best U.S. women’s … READ MORE →