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[P]Canadian Paralympic Committee
Job Opportunity – Manager, Games Operations for Canadian Paralympic Committee

May 28, 2015 – The Manager Games Operations will manage the operational and logistical preparations of specific assigned Games for upcoming Paralympic Games and/ or Parapan American Games.  This role provides support to … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Interview with FIS Race Director Pierre Mignerey

May 27, 2015 – FIS Cross-Country Race Director Pierre Mignerey took a moment to reflect on the past 2014/15 season and discuss the main topics for the future development of the sport and highlights for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Falun2015 Reports Financial Success Beyond All Expectations

May 26, 2015 (Falun, Sweden) – Following the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2015 in Falun it is now clear that the preliminary financial results show the event accrued 42 million SEK before … READ MORE → 0 comments

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NNF Update – USST Nominations, Awards, Woodski Partner Profile

May 25, 2015 – When the list of USST nominees hit various ski press earlier this month, the correlation between rising stars of skiing and NNF athletes was noticeable. A total of 15 … READ MORE → 0 comments

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2015 Biathlon Canada Precision Shooting Competition

May 25, 2015 – The 2015 Biathlon Canada Precision Shooting Competition is open to all members of Biathlon Canada and will provide an opportunity for you to compete against athletes from across the … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity @ Canadian Olympic Committee – Manager, Merchandise Licensing

May 24, 2015 – 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 are the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Winner of 2015/16 Jackrabbit Toque Design Contest Announced

May 23, 2015 – Congratulations to Hailey Blake, the winner of the 2015/16 Jackrabbit Toque design contest. Her home club is Aurora Nordic in St. Anthony, NL . Hailey is 9 years old, and we … READ MORE → 0 comments

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2015 USSA Annual Awards – Randall and Corradini Honoured

May 22, 2015 (Park City, UT) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) recognized accomplished athletes and leaders at the annual Chairman’s Awards Dinner during the USSA Congress. Olympic and World Championship … READ MORE → 0 comments

Come Ski This Summer at the Haig Glacier Camp with Dasha and Ivan – July 24-27

May 21, 2015 – Join us for a unique opportunity to make substantial improvements and gain technical, mental and waxing edge on the competition. Spend 4 days skiing, learning from the Olympians on … READ MORE → 0 comments

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WADA Announces Priorities for Special Anti-Doping Research Fund

May 21, 2015 (Montreal, QC) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) revealed today the applied science and social science-related areas and that will be financed by the Special Anti-Doping Research Fund. The majority … READ MORE → 0 comments

FIS Nordic Junior Worlds 2016 in Rasnov – Preparations Well Underway

May 21, 2015 (Rasnov, Romania) – For the first time, Rasnov (ROU) will welcome the world’s top Nordic skiers as the FIS Junior & U23 Nordic World Ski Championships that will take place … READ MORE → 0 comments

APU Announces Alaska Junior Training Camps on Eagle Glacier in July and Aug.

May 20, 2015 – APUNSC would like to invite interested AK junior skiers to join us this summer for one of two 6-day training camps on Eagle Glacier at the Thomas Training Center.
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XC Ski Coaches Development Conference in Barrie, ON July 17-18

May 19, 2015 (Barrie, ON) – The Southern Ontario District (SOD) of Cross Country Ontario and Team Hardwood are pleased to announce that a Coaching Development Conference will be held at Georgian College … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Big Plans Unveiled For Duluth XC

May 19, 2015 (Duluth, Minn.) – For those of us who know and love Duluth and it’s long time love of cross-country skiing, there is big news brewing that we just had to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nick Crawford Announced as Alaska Nanooks Cross Country & Nordic Ski Coach

May 18, 2015 (Fairbanks, Alaska) – The Alaska Nanooks Department of Athletics has named Nick Crawford to the role of head cross country skiing and running coach, announced the University on Monday.
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Brittany Hudak Leads Canada’s Next Generation of Nordic skiers

May 18, 2015 – Twenty-one-year old Brittany Hudak claimed the cross-country World Cup crown in 2014-15, and has plans to get even better over the coming years. Twenty-one-year-old Canadian Brittany Hudak has reflected … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity – Skills Development Program Coordinator @ Arrowhead Nordic Ski Club

May 18, 2015 – The Arrowhead Nordic Ski Club in Huntsville, ON, is seeking a Skills Development Program Coordinator for the implementation and supervision of the Skills Development Program (Bunny Rabbit and Jack Rabbit). … READ MORE → 0 comments

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IBU Biathlon WCup Update – Teams Back Training with Camps, Running, Cycling

May 17, 2015 – The rest over and it’s back to work. As the calendar rolled over from April to May, most teams restarted formal training for the upcoming 2015-16 biathlon season. Although, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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NENSA Honors Craftsbury Outdoor Center With 2015 John Caldwell Award

May 16, 2015 – On the strength of a calendar as diverse as their community is deep, Craftsbury Outdoor Center built a triumphant and award winning season. Craftsbury has become a storied venue, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Bjørgen and Sundby Top the Prize Money List of the FIS Cross-Country World Cup 2014/15

May 15, 2015 – Marit Bjørgen and Martin Johnsrud Sundby, both from Norway, dominated not only last year’s FIS Cross-Country World Cup and the FIS Tour de Ski, but also topped the prize … READ MORE → 0 comments

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FIS Announces Coaching Changes in Cross-Country Skiing

May 14, 2015 – Spring time is when National Ski Associations around the world announce team nominations for the next winter and when coaching changes are made. Here is a short overview of the main … READ MORE → 0 comments

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FIS Nordic World Championships Coming to Calgary-Canmore in 2023?

May 13, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – Canada may host the 2023 FIS Nordic World Championships in the Calgary-Canmore area according to veteran organizer, Bjorger Pettersen, who heads a committee that has been working … READ MORE → 0 comments

USSA Announces Nominations for U.S. Cross Country Ski Team 2015-16

May 13, 2015 – Each year, the top athletes in America are nominated to compete as a part of the U.S. Ski Team. Nominations include those active athletes who qualified based on published … READ MORE → 0 comments

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CXC Open Masters/Citizen Technique Clinics in June + Junior Camps

May 13, 2015 – These clinics are open to master/citizen skiers of all levels, from beginner to advanced. Skiers will be divided in small groups based on their level to provide adequate … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Cross-Country Canada CEO Davin MacIntosh Update

May 11, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – We have received confirmation that Cross-Country Canada CEO, Davin MacIntosh, will be parting company with the organization according to Jamie Coatsworth, President, Board of Directors – see our … READ MORE → 1 comment

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Fast and Female Ambassador Zoe Roy – Inspiring and Fun

May 11, 2015 – Zoe Roy is an amazing ambassador for Fast and Female in everything she does. Based on this photo, she needs only her purple zebra F&F Buff around her neck … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Canadian Olympic Committee Webinar on May 21 – Monetizing Domestic Events

May 10, 2015 – The Canadian sport community is invited to join the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) for a webinar that  will provide tools, tips and guides to help sport organizations drive revenue, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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The Coaching Association of Canada Welcomes Keira Torkko as Chief Operating Officer

May 09, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Keira Torkko as the new Chief Operating Officer, effective June 1, 2015. Torkko joins … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunity – Manager, High Performance Services @ PacificSport Northern BC

May 09, 2015 – PacificSport Northern BC is seeking a highly motivated leader to manage the delivery of High Performance Services across multiple locations throughout Northern BC.  Based in Prince George and with … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Canadian Olympic Champ Crawford Keynote Speaker at Conversation 2015 – Early Bird Registration Extended

May 08, 2015 (Quebec City, QC) – Early bird registration for Conversation 2015: Women and Sport to be held in Quebec City, June 9-15 at the University of Laval, has been extended until … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Registration Open for Red Mountain / Black Jack Nordic Academy

May 08, 2015 (Rossland, BC) – The Red Mountain / Black Jack Nordic Academy is now accepting registrations for the 2015/2016 academic year. The Academy program combines on snow and dryland training with … READ MORE → 0 comments

[P] RBC Learn to Play Project
Last Call to Apply for an RBC Learn to Play Project Grant – Deadline May 8

May 07, 2015 – The RBC Learn to Play Project provides grants to local organizations and community groups that are building the physical literacy of Canada’s kids and youth. Grant applications are being … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Canadian World Cup XC Ski and National Development Centre Team Nominations 2015-16

May 07, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross Country Canada (CCC) has released its 2015-16 roster for the National Ski Team and National Development Teams. Alex Harvey headlines the squad, joined by Ivan Babikov, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Major Staff Shakeup at Cross-Country Canada – Davin MacIntosh and Matt Jeffries Leaving ?

May 06, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – There are major staff changes happening at Cross-Country Canada SkiTrax has learned from reliable sources. We understand that Davin MacIntosh (Chief Executive Officer) is no longer with … READ MORE → 0 comments

Career Opportunity – Director of High Performance, NENSA

May 06, 2015 – New England Nordic Ski Association is seeking a Director of High Performance to oversee NENSA’s competitive programming. This role requires strong, inspired leadership with a collaborative spirit to galvanize … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Janice Sibilia to Step Down as NENSA Competitive Program Director

May 06, 2015 – For nearly nine years, Janice Sibilia worked tirelessly in support of NENSA’s competitive programs. In collaboration with numerous NENSA committees, Janice was a steward of NENSA’s coach education programs … READ MORE → 0 comments

APU Masters Summer Glacier Camp – June 28-July 1

May 06, 2015 – This summer, APU is hosting a masters on-snow ski camp at the Thomas Training Center on Eagle Glacier. Come experience glacier training, just as APU’s Elite team and Olympians … READ MORE → 0 comments

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PRINOTH Announces Midwest Dealership Agreement with Cascade Machinery Inc.

May 06, 2015 (Granby, QC) – PRINOTH, the world’s leading manufacturer of snow grooming and tracked utility vehicles, and Cascade Machinery Inc. are proud to announce today a new partnership.
Cascade Machinery Inc. will … READ MORE → 0 comments

2015 Spring Gear Swap [P] Ski Leavenworth
Leavenworth Ski Club Gear Swap – May 10

May 06, 2015 – Come and join in on this fun and informal, garage style gear marketplace where you can meet up and wheel and deal with proceeds benefiting the Leavenworth Ski Club … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Interview with Fischer USA’s Peter Ashley on his Retirement and Storied Career

May 05, 2015 – At the recent CCSAA 2015 conference held at Mont-Ste-Anne, QC, SkiTrax caught up with Fischer USA’s outgoing Nordic Vice President, Peter Ashley, who announced his retirement in October after … READ MORE → 1 comment

[P] Mt Bachelor
Mt. Bachelor to Close for 2014-15 Ski Season on May 10

May 05, 2015 (Bend, OR) – Due to below-average winter snowfall and a diminishing snowpack, Mt. Bachelor will close for the season at the end of the operating day on Sunday, May 10.
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FIS Names 3 Candidates for the 2021 Nordic World Ski Championships

May 05, 2015 – By the deadline on May 1st, 2015, three venues with a long tradition in ski jumping submitted applications to organize the FIS Nordic Ski World Championships 2021.
Oberstdorf (GER), Planica … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Craftsbury Names Anna Schulz and Ollie Burruss to Coaching Staff

May 04, 2015 – Craftsbury is pleased to announce that Anna Schulz and Ollie Burruss will be joining the Craftsbury team as Junior and Masters’ coaches respectively. Both Anna and Ollie have a … READ MORE → 0 comments

2017 Haywood Ski Nationals Bid Deadline – May 20

May 04, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross Country Canada (CCC) is interested in receiving Letters of Interest and Bid Packages to Host the 2017 Haywood Ski Nationals.
The applicant must be a CCC Club … READ MORE → 0 comments

Join APU’s Spring Celebration – May 8

May 04, 2015 – The Alaska Pacific University (APU) Nordic Center is hosting its annual celebration of the past race season to honor the accomplishments of its athletes and raise funds for the … READ MORE → 0 comments

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2015 Nominations for Cross Country Canada Annual Awards – Deadline May 15

May 03, 2015 – The following Cross Country Canada awards will be announced at the Annual General Meeting to be held in Canmore, AB,  June 18-21, 2015. Please see the link to the … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks Launches Rallyme Site to Support Junior Racing Program

May 02, 2015 (Fairbanks, Alaska) – The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks junior racing program, FXC has launched a Rallyme site to raise funds for the scholarship program to offset the costs for … READ MORE → 0 comments

[P] Whistler Sport Legacies
New High Performance Biathlon Camps at Whistler Olympic Park in Summer 2015

May 01, 2015 (Whistler, BC) – This summer, current or aspiring provincial and national team level biathlon athletes will be offered a very special camp opportunity at Whistler Olympic Park.
What is it like … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Nordic Combined Superstars Announce Retirements – Lamy Chappuis, Demong and More

April 30, 2015 – The retiring stars of Nordic Combined include many that have played a key role in defining the sport. Read a summary below, including social media links about their retirement.

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[P]Canadian Sport Institute

– The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific is a world class Olympic and Paralympic training environment as designated by Own the Podium. Through the support of our national and provincial partners, our team of sport … READ MORE → 0 comments