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Jul 30: National U16 Camp Results and Video...

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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

Jul 29: 21st Merino Muster Cross Country Ski...

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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

Jul 29: 128th IOC Session – 2022 Olympic...

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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

Jul 28: Career Opportunity – Chief Executive Officer...

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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

Jul 27: The Putney School Seeks Head...

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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

Jul 26: Congratulations – Kristin Stoermer Steira and...

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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

Jul 26: Canmore to Host 2017 Haywood Ski...

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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

Jul 26: Canadian Paralympic Committee Calls for Applications...

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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

Jul 24: Five Things To Know About The...

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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

Jul 24: 17th Annual Jindro Mayer Springer Tournee,...

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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

Jul 24: WADA Publishes 2014 Testing Figures...

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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

Jul 23: Caterinichio Reflects on Her USSA Nordic...

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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

Jul 23: Catamount Trail Receives Grants, Prepares for...

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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

Jul 22: Biathlon Weddings – Bailey, Perras, Jonsson,...

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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

Jul 21: National U16 Camp in Burlington...

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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

Jul 20: SIA Announces Nick Sargent as Incoming...

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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

Jul 20: USSA Seeks Nordic Director and to...

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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

Jul 18: 2022 Olympic Winter Games Candidate Cities...

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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

Jul 18: NENSA Welcomes New Members to Board...

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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

Jul 17: Preparations in Full Swing for 10th...

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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

Jul 16: Job Opportunity – Marketing and Advertising...

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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

Jul 15: Diggins Report from the Snow Farm...

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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

Jul 15: Fast and Female Power Hour p/b...

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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

Jul 14: Job Opportunity – XCCM Head...

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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

Jul 14: Two Weeks Left to Register for...

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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

Jul 13: ONE WAY and Vellend Tech Renew...

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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

Jul 13: Roller-ski Racing Returns to Southern Ontario...

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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

Jul 11: Austria’s Duerr Sidesteps Criminal Charges Following...

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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

Jul 10: Career Opportunity – Chief Executive Officer...

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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

Jul 10: NDC Thunder Bay Joins with Top...

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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

Jul 10: FIS Rollerski World Cup Gets Underway...

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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

Jul 08: FIS President Gian Franco Kasper Looks...

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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

Jul 07: Grants Available for CCC’s Ski-at-School Program...

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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

Jul 07: Job Opportunity – Canadian Olympic...

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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

Jul 06: Fast and Female Athletes Panel at...

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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

Jul 06: Cross Country BC Hires Executive...

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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

Jul 06: Job Opportunity – General Manager @...

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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

Jul 05: Fast and Female Power Hour p/b...

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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

Jul 04: Happy Fourth of July – Truths...

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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

Jul 04: CXC Central REG Camp Update –...

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July 04, 2015 – 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) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 04: Job Opportunity – Catamount Trail Association...

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July 04, 2015 – The Catamount Trail Association (CTA) is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill a one-year full-time AmeriCorps position as Youth Program and Outreach Coordinator. Responsibilities include coordinating and instructing our … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 03: FIS Checks in with National Team...

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July 03, 2015 – Summer 2015 has just started but Cross-Country athletes have no time for vacation. The summer training season is in full swing. It is time for roller skiing, cycling, running … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 03: NNF Thank You Note from Ben...

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July 03, 2015 – Here at NNF, we get postcards in the mail from time to time. We thought we’d share this one from Ben Saxton. It’s always nice to get a random handwritten … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 02: Robin McKeever is One of Alberta’s...

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July 02, 2015 (Alberta) – According to Alberta Venture, Robin McKeever, brother of multi-decorated para-Nordic skier Brian McKeever, is one of Alberta’s top 50 most influential people. As the sighted guide for his … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 01: Happy Canada Day – Easy as...

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July 01, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – Happy Canada Day to everyone. We thought this great video sent to us from long time reader, Judy Cohen, was a great way to celebrate this special … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 01: Amie Smith to Lead NENSA Competitive...

July 01, 2015 (New Gloucester, ME) – The New England Nordic Ski Association Board of Directors and Staff are pleased to welcome Amie Smith of Wellesley, MA to the team as the new … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 01: FIS Cross-Country World Cup Welcomes New...

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July 01, 2015 – Le Gruyère AOP has joined the FIS Cross-Country World Cup as a main sponsor. FIS Marketing AG und Le Gruyère AOP signed a contract for three years, which will … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 30: CSU Named 2015 NENSA Club of...

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June 30, 2015 (New Gloucester, ME) – New England Nordic Ski Association is proud to recognize Cambridge Sports Union with the 2015 NENSA Club of the Year Award. This award is given annually … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 30: 2016 New England Women’s XC Ski...

June 29, 2015 (White Mountains, NH) – NENSA is pleased to announce that the 15th Annual New England Women’s XC Ski Day will be held at the Jackson Ski Touring Center in Jackson, NH! This … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 30: Job Opportunity – Doping Control Officers...

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June 29, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is an independent, national, not-for-profit organization. We recognize that true sport can make a great difference for individuals, communities and our … READ MORE → 0 comments