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Feb 11: SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Lahti 2017 Contest...

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February 11, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – We are excited to announce that the SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Lahti 2017 Contest is launching soon as the biggest event on the ski calendar, the FIS Nordic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 10: USA’s Egan Takes Career-Best 20th Women’s...

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February 10, 2017 (Hochfilzen, Austria) – American Clare Egan delivered a career-best 20th in the women’s 7.5km Sprint today at the IBU Worlds in Austria with clean shooting and fast skiing to finish … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 10: IBU Provisionally Suspends Russian Ekaterina...

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February 10, 2017 (Hochfilzen, Austria) – IBU provisionally suspends Ekaterina Glazyrina/RUS immediately based on McLaren Report investigation related to alleged anti-doping violation
Following the publication of the McLaren Report , Part II on  December 9, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 09: Germany Claims Mixed Relay at IBU...

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February 09, 2017 – The day belonged to Germany in the Mixed Relay as the IBU World Championships got underway in Hochfilzen, Austria today with France just behind at 2.2 seconds and Russia … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 09: Interview with USA’s Patterson Sibs on...

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February 09, 2017 – Team USA skiers and sibs, Caitlin and Scott Patterson from Anchorage, Alaska, showed their fine form at the PyeongChang World Cup in South Korea this past weekend. The duo … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 08: IBU Extraordinary Congress Gets Tough on...

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February 08, 2017 (Fieberbrunn, Austria) – The IBU conducted an Extraordinary Congress today in Fieberbrunn, Austria. Congress delegates, representing 46 IBU member federations voted on the three proposals from the athlete’s letter of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 08: Canada’s Megan Bankes Wins Biathlon Silver...

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February 08, 2017 (Nove Mesto, Czech Republic) – Canada’s Megan Bankes had the biathlon race of her life winning the silver medal at the Junior IBU Cup in Nove Mesto, Czech Republic on … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 08: SkiTrax FIS Fantasy World Cup 2016/17...

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February 08, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – We’re pleased to present the standings in the FIS Fantasy Contest standings following PyeongChang where the USA’s Ida Sargent nailed her career-first World Cup podium in Women’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 07: FIS Upholds Provisional Suspensions of Four...

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February 07, 2017 – The International Ski Federation (FIS) Doping Panel announced its ruling on the appeals of four provisionally suspended Russian cross-country skiers including Julia Ivanova, Evgenia Shapovalova, Alexey Petukhov and Maxim … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 07: Silas Talbot and Caitlin Gregg Win...

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February 07, 2017 (Sun Valley, Idaho) – Silas Talbot (Bridger Ski Foundation) and U.S. Ski Team Member Caitlin Gregg were victorious in the men’s and women’s categories at the 41st Zions Bank Boulder … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 07: 2017 AXCS National Masters...

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February 07, 2017 (Minneapolis, Minnesota) – The 2017 AXCS National Masters held in conjunction with the annual City of Lakes Loppet Festival in Minneapolis, Minnesota wrapped up on Sunday with the naming of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 06: Job Opportunity – Results Manager @...

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February 06, 2017 – 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

Feb 06: Team Canada Unveiled for Lahti 2017...

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February 06, 2017 – Congratulations to the following athletes nominated to represent Team Canada at the 2017 Senior World Championships that will compete in the Otepaa World Cup February 18-19 and the World … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 05: Interviews with USA’s Swirbul, Kern, Halvorsen...

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February 05, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Check out these great interviews with Team USA’s Hailey Swirbul, Julia Kern, Hannah Halvorsen and Katharine Ogden following their bronze medal in the Women’s Relay at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 05: Norway and Russia Golden in Junior...

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February 05, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – The 2017 USANA FIS Nordic Junior World Championships came to a close on Sunday at the Olympic venue of Soldier Hollow with hotly contest relays under … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 05: USA 1 Strong 4th as Russia...

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February 05, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – USA I’s Andy Newell and Simi Hamilton battled to a strong 4th-place finish in the men’s Team Sprint won by Russia I over France in a photo … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 05: USA 1 Takes Bronze as Sweden...

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February 05, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – Team USA I including Sophie Caldwell and Ida Sargent landed third on the women’s Team Sprint podium at the PyeongChang World Cup Olympic test event as Sweden … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 05: USA’s Caldwell Stellar 9th as Russia...

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February 05, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – While the day belonged to Russia the USA’s Paddy Caldwell delivered a stellar 9th-place finish in the U23 Men’s 30km Skiathlon. Alexander Bulshonov took the win as … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 05: Canada’s Beatty 19th as Norway’s Weng...

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February 05, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Canada’s Dahria Beatty was the top North American in 19th as Norway’s Lotta Udnes Weng closed out the USANA FIS U23 World Championships with gold in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: USA’s Stephen Takes Silver in Women’s...

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February 04, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – American Liz Stephen continued the USA’s stellar start to the PyeongChang World Cup Olympic test event with another podium finish claiming second in the women’s 7.5km C + … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: USA’s Hoffman 8th and Patterson 9th...

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February 04, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – Noah Hoffman finished 8th to match his best individual World Cup finish while teammate Scott Patterson in 9th recorded his best World Cup finish as Russia’s Petr … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: Canada’s Williams Strong 11th and USA’s...

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February 04, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Canada’s Gareth Williams delivered a strong 11th place finish followed by the USA’s Wyatt Gebhardt in 12th in the Junior Men’s 20km Skiathlon on Friday as … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: Katharine Ogden Claims Historic Podium for...

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February 03, 2017  (Soldier Hollow, UT) – The USA’s Katharine Ogden claimed a historic podium in the Junior Women’s 10k Skiathlon winning bronze becoming the first American to medal at the Nordic Junior World … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: Canada’s Valjas Misses Podium by Boot...

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February 03, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – Canada’s Len Valjas just missed the podium by the toe of his ski boot with a final lunge in the men’s Sprint CL final on the 2018 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: USA’s Sargent Nails Career-first World Cup...

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February 03, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – American Ida Sargent snagged her first World Cup podium claiming 3rd in the Women’s Sprint CL at the Olympic Test Event in PyeongChang on Friday. It was … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: Interview with Dahria Beatty...

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February 03, 2017  (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Dahria Beatty, from Whitehorse, Yukon, is a Canadian National Ski Team member based out of Canmore, Alberta, where she trains with the Alberta World Cup Academy. With … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: Calgary 2026 Olympic Bid Moving...

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February 03, 2017 – Calgary took another step towards making an official bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games on Monday, January 20. The Calgary Bid Exploration Committee (CBEC) presented … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: Rossignol Acquires Felt...

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February 03, 2017 – Today February 3rd, 2017, Rossignol Group, one of the world leading winter sports groups globally, has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Felt Bicycles. Felt Bicycles is known … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: USA’s Caldwell Claims Stellar 9th in...

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February 02, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – The USA’s Patrick Caldwell had a stellar performance placing 9th in the U23 Men’s 15km FS individual start as the Russian team owned the podium again … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: Canada’s Beatty Leads North Americans in...

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February 02, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Canada’s Dahria Beatty skied to a strong race finish in 16th at 1:25.8 behind Anna Dyvik of Sweden who made it two-for-two winning the U23 Women’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: Gestev Announces Race Formats for Quebec...

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February 02, 2017 (Quebec City, QC) – It’s official: On January 15, the International Ski Federation (FIS), Quebec Winter Events Corporation and Cross Country Canada confirmed that Quebec City would be stepping up … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: Salomon Snowcross Relays on Feb. 11...

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February 02, 2017 (Huntington, Vermont) – Check out the new Salomon Snowcross Relays where skiers are invited to try winter trail running and runners are invited to try cross-country skiing in a fun … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: SkiTrax FIS Fantasy World Cup 2016/17...

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February 02, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – We’re pleased to present the standings in the FIS Fantasy Contest standings following Falun where the USA’s Kikkan Randall skied to a breakthrough finish claiming 5th in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: NNF TV Viewership Grows Arould the...

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February 02, 2017 – In the first three days of competition, the National Nordic Foundation’s (NNF) broadcast of the USANA FIS Nordic Junior & U23 World Championships has generated nearly 2,000 unique views … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 01: American Hunter Wonders is 16th as...

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February 01, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – American Hunter Wonders from Anchorage put together two solid laps on a challenging loop to finish 16th in the Junior Men’s 10km FR Individual Start as Russia … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 01: USA’s Ogden Fab 5th in Women’s...

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February 01, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – The USA’s Katherine Ogden raced to a phenomenal 5th-place finish in the Junior women’s 5km Freestyle individual start at 6.5 seconds from the podium as Sweden’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 01: Russian Cross-Country Skiers Legkov and Belov...

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February 01, 2017 – Russian cross-country skiers Alexander Legkov and Evgeniy Belov will file an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), challenging their provisional suspensions reports the Russian new agency … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 01: Johaug Misses Mandatory Anti-doping Education Seminar...

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February 01, 2017 – Norway’s Sveriges Television (SVT) Sports Expert, Anders Blomquist, voiced his criticism last week of both Norwegian Nordic skiing star, Therese Johaug, as well as the Norwegian Ski Federation. Blomquist … READ MORE →2 comments

Jan 31: USA’s Morgan Strong 9th as Norway’s...

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January 31, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – The USA’s Cole Morgan raced to a top-10 finish claiming 9th in the U23 Men’s Classic Sprints behind winner Fredrik Riseth from Norway who claimed a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 31: Canada’s Beatty Solid 12th in Women’s...

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January 31, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Rising Canadian star, Dahria Beatty, led the North Americans in 12th as Anna Dyvik of Sweden blew apart the field in the U23 women’s CL Sprint … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 31: Interview with Julia Kern...

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January 31, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Julia Kern first joined the US Development Team for the 2015-16 season, after breakthrough performances on the US domestic circuit, as well as solid results at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 31: Interview with Bill Harmeyer...

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January 31, 2017 (Soldier Hollow, UT) – Bill Harmeyer is a newcomer to the international ski racing scene, but not to success on the ski trails. A four-time Junior All-American, Harmeyer hails from … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 30: USA’s Harmeyer 12th, Canada’s Hébert 17th...

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January 30, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – The USA’s Bill Harmeyer was 12th and Canada’s Étienne Hébert finished 17th in the Junior Men’s 1.6km CL Sprint won by Germany’s Janosch Brugger with an … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 30: USA’s Kern 9th in Women’s Sprint...

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January 30, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – The racing kicked off today at the USANA 2017 FIS Junior and U23 World Ski Championships with the Junior Classic sprint competitions. Ample natural snow, cold … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 30: LIVE Streaming of Nordic Junior/U23 Nordic...

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January 30, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – Family and fans around the world will be able to watch the USANA FIS Nordic Junior and U23 World Ski Championships live from Utah’s 2002 Olympic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: Diggins Scores Career-best 10th in Women’s...

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January 29, 2017 (Falun, SWE) – The USA’s Jessie Diggins raced to a 10th-place photo finish, her best result in a 15km CL World Cup as Marit Bjoergen led a Norwegian podium sweep … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: Canada’s Harvey 15th in Men’s 15km...

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January 29, 2017 (Falun, SWE) – Canadian Alex Harvey finished a solid 15th in the men’s 30km CL at Falun’s Lugnet stadium as Norway’s Emil Iversen took the win over fellow Norge Martin … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: USA’s Randall Claims Stellar 5th in...

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January 28, 2017 (Falun, Sweden) – The USA’s Kikkan Randall skied to a breakthrough finish claiming 5th in the women’s 1.4km Sprint FR as Stina Nilsson became the first Swedish woman to win … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: Canada’s Valjas 10th as Pellegrino Takes...

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January 28, 2017 (Falun, Sweden) – Canada’s Len Valjas claimed 10th as the top North American in the men’s 1.4km Sprint FR in Falun, Sweden today. Winner, Federico Pellegrino from Italy, won his … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: Interview with Kikkan Randall on FIS...

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January 28, 2017 – Kikkan Randall is a four-time Olympian, member of the U.S. National Nordic Team and President of Fast and Female. Randall is also a mother to her young son Breck. … READ MORE → 0 comments