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Aug 23: Job Opportunity – Junior Team Development...

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August 23, 2014 (Mt. Mansfield, Vermont) – Mansfield Nordic Club seeks to hire a Junior Team Development coach to lead our top youth skiers toward higher level skiing on our Junior Competition team.
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Aug 22: NENSA Regional Coaches Clinic Scheduled for...

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August 22, 2014 – NENSA is announcing the first of its Fall/winter series of Coaches Clinics. The theme of this clinic will be getting the most out of dryland training sessions – running … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 22: CCC Women’s Committee Female Athlete and...

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August 22, 2014 (Canmore, AB) – Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada’s Women’s Committee is seeking to better understand the needs and wants of female athletes and coaches in order to do our best … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 22: Coaching Association of Canada Supports New...

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August 22, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), as the leader of coach education and training in Canada, strongly supports the recommendations made by the Canadian Concussion Collaborative that … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 21: Madshus to Launch emPower Technology for...

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August 21, 2014 – For this coming 2014/2015 season Madshus is excited about its ISPO-award-winning Super Nano Skate XC boots and its huge technology advance known as Madshus emPower, which also won an … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 21: Organizers Cable 2015 IPC Nordic Worlds...

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August 21, 2014 (Cable, WI) – Organisers of the 2015 IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships taking place in Cable, Wisconsin, USA, from 22 January-1 February, launched their volunteer programme on Thursday (21 August) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 20: Bjornsen Report – Alaskan Summer and...

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August 20, 2014 (Alaska) – Summer on! Somehow this Alaskan summer just keeps summering on!! Normally when I think about summer in Alaska I think of missing the warmth, I think of training … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 19: USBA and USST to Host Fast...

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August 19, 2014 (Lake Placid, NY) – The women from the US Biathlon Team and the US Ski Team are hosting a Fast and Female event in Lake Placid on Friday, September 5th … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 19: US Women’s Coach Matt Whitcomb Webinar...

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August 19, 2014 – U.S. Ski Team’s Women’s XC Coach Matt Whitcomb recently headlined a webinar on Xcountry Live about Performance Testing in Nordic Skiing. In addition to answering questions from coaches, Matt … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 18: CXC Continues Partnership With...

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August 18, 2014 – CXC is proud to announce the continuation of it’s important sponsorship with Rossignol, thru Group Rossignol North America for another season. “We are thrilled to have the support … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 17: Canooks Training in Good Old...

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August 17, 2014 (Stratton, VT) – The Canadian men’s World Cup XC Ski team is at a training camp in Stratton, VT, with new team coach Tor Arne Hetland, a former Norwegian great. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 16: Merino Muster Worldloppet – Hoffman 2nd,...

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August 16, 2014 (New Zealand) – The USA’s Noah Hoffman and Canada’s Brian McKeever landed on the men’s 42km podium in second and third as perfect conditions set the stage for the Merino … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 15: Interview with Tor Arne Hetland New...

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August 15, 2014 (Stratton, VT) – Norwegian great, Tor Arne Hetland, needs no introduction. His storied career as a sprinter began in 1990 and when it ended he had five Nordic Worlds and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 15: Interview with Canadian Head Coach Justin...

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August 15, 2014 – The Canadian team is in training mode and we caught up with Justin Wadsworth, Head Coach of the Canadian National Cross-country Ski Team, to check on the team’s progress, the … READ MORE → 1 comment

Aug 14: Dave Nighbor Joins Lakers Nordic Coaching...

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August 14, 2014 (North Bay, ON) – The Nipissing Lakers Nordic ski team has received a big boost with the addition of a new assistant coach who will join the team for the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 14: Milestone for Nordic Combined as Summer...

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August 14, 2014 – After months of physical conditioning, the Nordic Combined athletes will switch gears and return to competition as the Summer Grand Prix approaches. A dense two-week period with five competitions … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 13: NYSEF Whiteface Climb to the Castle...

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August 13, 2014 (Wilmington, NY) – The New York Ski Educational Foundation and the Olympic Regional Development Authority invite athletes to the 8th annual NYSEF Whiteface Climb to the Castle Rollerski Race on … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 13: World’s First Global Talent Camp for...

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August 13, 2014 (Oslo and Sjusjøen, Norway) – Athletes from nine different countries took part in the global talent camp, where former World Champions and Olympic medalists Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen and Eldar Rønning … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 12: Performance Testing in Nordic Skiing Webinar...

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August 12, 2014 – Matt Whitcomb, the U.S. Ski Team’s Women’s XC Coach, will be the featured guest in an upcoming webinar, “Performance Testing in Nordic Skiing” on August 14 at 5:00 pm … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 12: Job Opportunity – Biathlon...

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August 12, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – Biathlon Canada, the national governing body for the sport of biathlon in Canada, is seeking an individual to serve as a bookkeeper for the organization. This position … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 12: WADA Launches New...

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August 12, 2014 August 12, 2014 (Montreal, QC) – WADA has today announced the launch of its new website as part of its continued drive to make information more accessible to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 11: Justyna Kowalczyk Trains and Races at...

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August 11, 2014 (New Zealand) – Justyna Kowalczyk travelled down under and has put on skis again. For the fourth time, the Polish star is going to spend almost the whole month of August … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 10: American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation Appoints Allan...

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August 10, 2014 (Haywood, Wisconsin) – The American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation (ABSF) has appointed Allan Serrano as its new Director of Race Operations. Serrano will replace Shellie Milford—who served in various capacities for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 09: Kris Freeman Takes on the Top...

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August 09, 2014 (New Hampshire) – So how does Kris Freeman, former top distance skier on the US XC Ski Team, stay in shape? He takes on all-comers at the Top Notch Triathlon … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 09: FIS XC Cross-Country Talk – Celine...

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August 09, 2014 (Anchorage, Alaska) – Norway’s Celine Brun-Lie travelled to Anchorage, Alaska for the US Women’s XC Ski Team’s annual NAWTA (North American Women’s Training Alliance) camp which included dryland training and a week … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 08: Interview with US Women’s Coach Matt...

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August 08, 2014 (Alaska) – The US Women’s XC Ski Team recently held their NAWTA (North American Women’s Training Alliance) camp second training camp in Alaska including a week on Eagle Glacier, and were … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 07: NNF U16 National Training Camp...

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August 07, 2014 (Jackson Hole, Wyoming) – Check out this fun video by Skyler Mullings, one of the athletes who attended the NNF- Supported U16 Camp that just wrapped up in Jackson Hole, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 07: First Steps in Ladies‘ Nordic Combined...

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August 07, 2014 – Before this year’s Nordic Combined Grand Prix competitions in Obertsdorf (GER), the female athletes will take centre stage. One of the athletes who will participate in the international training … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 06: Jessica Jerome Wins 11th National Women’s...

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August 06, 2014 (Park City, Utah) – Jessica Jerome demonstrated her world-class talent picking up her 11th national title on Sunday, Aug. 2 with a win in the large hill competition at the U.S. Ski … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 06: Raising the Bar – U16 Camp...

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August 06, 2014 (Jackson Hole, Wyoming) – The NNF- Supported U16 Camp just wrapped up in Jackson Hole, Wyoming (the location changes annually). We caught up with one of the camp’s founders, Sun … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 06: Fast and Female Event in Vermont...

August 05, 2014 (Stratton, Vermont) – Sign up today for the Fast and Female event happening in Stratton, Vermont on August 10th. Join women from both the SMS T2 Team and Craftsbury Green Racing Project … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 06: Devil’s Thumb Ranch Seeks Nordic Ski...

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August 05, 2014 (Tabernash, Colorado) – Devil’s Thumb Ranch in Tabernash, Colorado is seeking Nordic Ski Instructors for the 2014/2015 ski season. This is a full-time seasonal position teaching skate and classic ski lessons to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 04: What’s Happening Now from Norway to...

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August 04, 2014 – Check out the latest from the boys and girls in the band as the mid-summer racing, heat, vacationing and surf add up to a whole lot of what’s happening … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 04: 2014 FIS XC Australia-New Zealand Continental...

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August 04, 2014 (Perisher Valley, Australia) – The ANC is the opening Continental Cup Series for the 2014-2015 season, consisting of five events in Australia and three in New Zealand throughout August. Three … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 03: Friberg Claims US Ski Jumping Large...

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August 03, 2014 (Park City, Utah) – In a strong and spirited competition on the K-134m ski jump here in Park City, Utah, Christian Friberg (St. Paul, MN) took his first-ever National Senior … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 03: USA’s Tim Burke 3rd in Men’s...

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August 03, 2014 (Sandnes, Norway) – The final Biathlon Supersprint race at the Blink Festival saw the USA’s Tim Burke take third spot on the podium behind winner Johannes Thingnes Boe (Nor) as Burke’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 02: Blink Festival Sprint Finale – Bjoergen...

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August 02, 2014 (Norway) – Marit Bjoergen (Nor) took the Women’s Sprint victory on the final day of competition at the Blink Festival over fellow Norge Maiken Caspersen Falla in second with Slovenia’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 02: USA’s Lowell Bailey on Podium in...

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August 02, 2014 (Norway) – The USA’s Lowell Bailey landed on the podium in second in a nailbiter at the opening biathlon competition at the Blink Festival in Norway as local star Emil … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 02: Peterson Nips Pettersen as Visnar Tops...

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August 02, 2014 (Norway) – Teodor Peterson (SWE) was superior in men’s 15km mass start free as he stopped the clock in the time of 28:07.3 and edged out Øystein Pettersen (NOR) by … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 01: Blink Ski Festival’s Lysebotn Opp...

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August 01, 2014 (Norway) – Check out this video of the famous Lysebotn Opp rollerski competition at the Blink Ski Festival that featured almost 630 skiers and was won this year by the USA’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 01: Cross-Country Talk – Lukas Bauer on...

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August 01, 2014 – For several years Lukas Bauer has been the leading Czech cross-country skier. After a successful Olympic season he considered quitting his professional racing career. But at 36 years of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 01: Club Excellence Now Offers AFFILIATE Status...

August 01, 2014 (Ottawa, Ontario) – Club Excellence, the only multi-sport certification program for community sport clubs in Canada, has introduced a self-declaration status available to all community sport clubs in Canada.
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Jul 31: Liz Stephen and Maurice Manificat Win...

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July 31, 2014 (Norway) – The USA’s Liz Stephen and France’s Maurice Manificat have won the Lysebotn Opp, the first stage of the 2014 Blink Ski Festival, a popular three-day Rollerski race. Stephen … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 31: 4th Annual Epic Summer Event Fundraiser...

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July 31, 2014 (Craftsbury Common, Vermont) – Get your mountain bike loaded up and get ready for an EPIC event at Craftsbury Outdoor Center, this Sunday, August 3rd! NEW this year, the event … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 30: Kershaw Report – Spring/Summer 2014 Super...

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July 30, 2014 – God, it’s been a long time. Why is that a familiar refrain with me regarding the frequency and consistency of website blog updates in my time? I could cowardly … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jul 30: Job Opportunities at Canadian Sport Institute...

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July 30, 2014 (Calgary, AB) – There are two jobs available in Coaching positions open for Strength and Conditioning Levels 1 and 2 at Canadian Sport Institute Calgary. Both have a deadline date of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 29: Gatineau Loppet 2015 – Registration is...

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July 29, 2014 (Gatineau, QC) – Departure is given for cross-country skiers for the 37th edition of the Gatineau Loppet wich will be held from February 13th to 15th in the Gatineau Park. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 29: BrandHealth Wins International Clio Advertising Award...

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July 29, 2014 – Peterborough-based advertising agency BrandHealth was a big winner at the recent inaugural Clio Sports Awards. The agency and Cross Country Ski Canada won the top award in the print … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jul 28: 19 Annual 24 Hours of Great...

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July 28, 2014 (Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire) – Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center welcomes back the 12 & 24 Hours of Great Glen for its 19th season on August 9th and 10th. The … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 27: Job Opportunity at Biathlon Canada –...

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July 27, 2014 – The Domestic Programs Manager is a key staff position within the organization and as such provides the overall coordination aspect of all biathlon sport development programs (coaching, officials and … READ MORE → 0 comments

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