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Apr 30: Nordic Combined Superstars Announce Retirements –...

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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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Apr 30: Job Opportunity – Canadian Sport Institute...

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April 30, 2015 – 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, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 29: USST Athletes Tell Their NENSA...

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April 29, 2015 – Four U.S. Ski Team members recently sat down to talk about the role NENSA played in their journey from Vermont to the world stage. Check out the videos below … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 29: Dartmouth College to Host the Memorial...

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April 29, 2015 – The Memorial Challenge is a body circuit workout in memory of Blaine Steinberg and Torin Tucker to raise funds for Cardiac research at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Heart and Vascular … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 28: Kyle Bratrud and Alice Flanders Join...

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April 28, 2015 – Central Cross Country Skiing is proud to announce Kyle Bratrud and Alice Flanders, will be joining the CXC Team for the 2015-2016 Season. Kyle and Alice look to build … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 28: CCC Women’s Committee Female Athlete and...

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April 28, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – The Cross Country Canada Women’s Committee is asking female athletes and coaches to complete our annual survey. We use your responses to plan our initiatives so your … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 28: Job Opportunity – Canada Winter Games...

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April 28, 2015 (Red Deer, AB) – The Canada Games “Inspire Dreams and Build Champions;” they have the ultimate impact on Canada’s next generation of national, international and Olympic athletes. Red Deer has … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 27: Alaska XC Ski Hall of Fame...

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April 27, 2015 (Anchorage, AK) – Judith Rabinowitz was recently inducted into the Alaska Cross Country Ski Hall of Fame at a ceremony and fundraiser event in Anchorage on April 25 (read our … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 27: Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre To Open...

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April 27, 2015 (Vernon, BC) – Many of you have been waiting to hear if we will be opening again this season for a spring camp and I am happy to inform you … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 26: CAAWS Announces Multi-Year Partnership with Canada’s...

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April 26, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) would like to announce our multi-year partnership with Canada’s dairy farmers.
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Apr 25: Alaska Throwback Thursday Celebration & Hall...

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April 25, 2015 (Anchorage, Alaska) – The first ever Throwback Thursday Cross Country Ski Celebration and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony brought together hundreds of skiers from across Alaska and across generations for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 24: Interview w/Gestev’s Patrice Drouin about FIS...

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April 24, 2015 (Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC) – SkiTrax caught up with Patrice Drouin of Quebec-based event organizing company Gestev at the annual two-day CCSAA Conference held recently at Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC, to find out more … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 24: CCC Seeks Nominees for 2015 Board...

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April 24, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – The CCC Board Nominations Committee is seeking individuals interested in joining the CCC Board of Directors. Elections will occur at the Annual General Meeting, June 20, 2015 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 24: Norway’s Stoermer Steira Announces her...

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April 24, 2015 – Norway’s Kristin Stoermer Steira has decided to end her long and storied cross-country skiing career. “I experienced unforgettable moments as a skier. I love cross-country skiing but the time … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 23: Canmore Nordic Ski Club Announces Rachel...

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April 23, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – The Canmore Nordic Ski Club is pleased to announce that Rachel Koroscil has been named Biathlon Head Coach effective May 25. Koroscil replaces Jeff Lodge who will … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 23: FIS 2014/15 Comprehensive Anti-Doping Testing Program...

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April 23, 2015 – The focus of the FIS out-of-competition activities is based on an intelligent testing programme, which is the strategy emphasised by WADA. In the season 2014/15 (including the training period) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 23: Federal Government Announces Funding Boost to...

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April 23, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – Canada’s next generation of high-performance athletes received a boost of support in their quest to achieve their dreams of winning an Olympic or Paralympic medal, thanks to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 23: Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is...

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April 23, 2015 – 2015 marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment of Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. In recognition of this significant milestone, Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to share … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 22: 2015 Parasport Jumpstart Fund Now...

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April 22, 2015 – Today, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and the Canadian Paralympic Committee announced the opening of the 2015 Parasport Jumpstart Fund that will help more kids get in the game.
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Apr 22: CCES Expands Youth Program About Dangers...

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April 22, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) today announced that 20,000 Ontario students will benefit from a ground-breaking education and awareness program about the dangers of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 21: Alaska Cross Country Announces Throwback Thursday...

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April 21, 2015 (Alaska) – In 1999 Cross Country Alaska created a process, took nominations and voted on the inaugural class for the Alaska Cross Country Ski Hall of Fame. Since then ski … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 21: Interviews with Alex and Pierre Harvey...

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April 21, 2015 (Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC) – SkiTrax was on site at the annual two-day CCSAA Conference held recently at Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC. While the conference is a great way for US and Canadian delegates … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 20: Olympic Biathlon Couple Brendan Green and...

April 20, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Two of Canada’s top biathletes, Brendan Green and Rosanna Crawford, fired into new territory this season with record-setting top-five results on the World Cup circuit. The Canadian … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 20: Job Opportunity – University of Maine...

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April 20, 2015 (Presque Isle, ME) – The University of Maine at Presque Isle is seeking to fill the position of Head Men’s and Women’s Ski Coach from mid-September 2015 through mid-March 2016. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 19: Design Canada’s 2016 National Ski Team...

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April 19, 2015 – As part of the exciting new five year partnership between Cross Country Ski de fond Canada & Swix, we are launching a fantastic contest – a chance to design … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 19: New Salon du Ski et Sports...

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April 19, 2015 (Quebec City, QC) – The first annual Salon du Ski et Sports d’Hiver (Ski and Winter Sports Show) is slated to take place from Nov. 13-15, 2015 in Quebec City. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 18: CCES to host Summit on Appearance-...

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April 18, 2015 (Ottawa, Ontario) – Join the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) and its partners on April 22, 2015, for a free, half-day Summit on Appearance- and Performance-Enhancing Drugs (APEDs) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 17: Changing of the Guard at Fischer...

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April 17, 2015 (Auburn, NH) – Fischer Sports U.S.A has announced the hire of Steve Reeder as National Sales Manager for Nordic Skiing. Reeder, a long time New England sales representative with Fischer … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 17: Utah’s Mayerhofer Named USCSCA Nordic Skier...

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April 17, 2015 (Boulder, CO) – Utah skier Veronika Mayerhofer has been named as the National Women’s Nordic Skier of the Year by the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association.
Mayerhoffer was the 2015 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 17: National U16 Camp Announces Selections and...

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April 17, 2015 – The sixth edition of the National U16 Camp will be held Friday July 24 to Friday, July 31 2015 in Burlington, Vermont. The National U16 Camp brings together the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 16: Spring Blog Roundup – The Hoff,...

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April 16, 2015 – With another exciting competitive season in the history books, our favourite XC athletes are taking some time to wind down and reflect on their racing. Check out the latest … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 16: Celebrate Larry – June...

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April 16, 2015 – On June 13, Highlands Nordic will host a celebration of Larry Sinclair’s life. Sinclair was a founding member of the Highlands Trailblazers Ski Club, Collingwood Sports Hall of Fame … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 16: Job Opportunity – Nordic Ski Club...

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April 16, 2015 (Fairbanks, AK) – Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks’ Fairbanks Cross Country (NSCF-FXC) junior racing program is searching for an assistant coach to work as part of a team of professional … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 15: Talking With the Gravy Train –...

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April 15, 2015 – In this edition of Talking With the Gravy Train, host Peter Graves speaks with special guests, Brian and Caitlin Gregg, the speedy American XC skiing husband-and-wife team of Team Gregg/Madshus … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 15: Chandra Crawford, Fast and Female Featured...

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April 15, 2015 – Canadian XC skiing legend and CEO of the hugely successful Fast and Female empowerment program for girls aged eight to 18, Chandra Crawford, marks the 10th anniversary this year … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 14: Cross Country Canada Announces New National...

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April 14, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross-Country Ski de Fond Canada will start the 2015 season with coaches Louis Bouchard and Justin Wadsworth and will continue to invest in developing Canadian coaching talent … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 14: IMI and WADA to to Collaborate...

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April 14, 2015 (Montreal, QC) – Today, the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) are pleased to announce the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will allow … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 14: Continued Support for Canada’s Top Athletes...

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April 14, 2015 (Halifax, NS) – Gerald Keddy, Member of Parliament (South Shore-St. Margaret’s), on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), today reiterated the Government of Canada’s continued support … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 13: USST 2014/15 XC Season in Review...

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April 13, 2015 – Athletic success is rarely linear. Press clippings and annual highlights love to portray a smooth curve of improvement and the inexorable march towards success, but there are very few … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 13: Stride for Stride – NENSA Announces...

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April 13, 2015 – Stride for stride means dollar for dollar. Thanks to a generous member of our community, you have a chance to see your contribution matched in one of two ways…
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Apr 13: Job Opportunity – Project Assistant @...

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April 12, 2015 – The Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) is seeking a dynamic and competent Project Assistant for the 2015 Summer Semester. Reporting to the Operations Manager, and working closely with the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 11: USA’s Holly Brooks Claims 3rd Overall...

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April 11, 2015 (Khanty-Mansiysk, Siberia) – After some heavy rain over the last days, the organizing committee of the last FIS Marathon Cup of the season 2014/15 decided to shorten the race course … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 11: APU Celebration of 2014-15 Season Fundraiser...

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April 11, 2015 – Please join us in celebrating the 2014-15 Season Fundraiser on May 8 at the APU Atwood Building from 6pm including live and silent auctions, athletes from the Nordic Worlds, Europa … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 11: WADA Update on The New ADAMS...

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April 11, 2015 – WADA is pleased to provide you with an update regarding the development of our new Anti-Doping Administration and Management System (the new ADAMS) in co-operation with many organizations around … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 10: Pre-race Interview with USA’s Holly Brooks...

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April 10, 2015 (Khanty-Mansiysk, Siberia) – The USA’s Holly Brooks is on the verge of making history in a BIG way in Khanty-Mansiysk, Siberia, as she’s the women’s race series leader coming into the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 10: U.S. Biathlon Nominates 2015-16 National...

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April 10, 2015 (New Gloucester, Maine) – U.S. Biathlon’s International Competition Committee has presented the following nominations for both men and women for the 2015-16 National Team to the U.S. Biathlon Board of Directors.
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Apr 09: Cross Country Canada Partners with Swix...

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April 09, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – The nation’s best cross-country ski athletes will be sporting new duds on the trails to 2018 thanks to a new partnership established with Swix and Cross Country … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 08: Overall Medal Tables from 2015 FIS...

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April 08, 2015 – Mirror, mirror on the wall, who was the greatest champion of all? It’s not such an easy question to answer at the conclusion of the 2014/15 FIS season with … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 08: Career Oportunity – Program Manager, NSF...

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April 08, 2015 (Montreal, QC) – 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

Apr 07: Job Opportunity – Communications and Marketing/Events...

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April 07, 2015 – The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to creating an equitable sport and physical activity system … READ MORE → 0 comments