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Jun 23: CCC Announces its 2015 Board of...

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June 23, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – The affairs of CCC are governed by an elected Board of Directors, composed of the President, six Directors at Large, a DCC appointed Director and an Athlete … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 22: Igor Legacy Camp Welcomes 60+ Youth...

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June 22, 2015 (Iola, Wisconsin) – This past weekend, 45 energetic athletes ages 10-14, from 13 different Nordic ski programs from Wisconsin and Minnesota gathered at the Iola Winter Sports Club (IWSC) in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 22: CXC Welcomes New Media & Communications...

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June 22, 2015 – Please welcome Mary Kozloski to Central Cross Country Ski Association as a Media & Communications Coordinator. Mary has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay where she … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 21: Job Opportunity @ Arrowhead Nordic Ski...

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June 21, 2015 – Arrowhead Nordic Ski Club is located in the stunningly beautiful Muskoka district comprised of lakes and rolling Canadian Shield.  The Club is located within Arrowhead Provincial Park Nordic Ski … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 20: FIS Rollerski World Cup Begins July...

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June 20, 2015 – In less than a month the FIS Rollerski World Cup is going to start in Oroslavje, (CRO).  This year’s World Cup series will feature three World Cup venues and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 19: Ski Tour Canada 2016 Unveils New...

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June 19, 2015 (Quebec City, QC) – The FIS (Fédération internationale de ski) technical committee met in Varna, Bulgaria last week, and expressed its delight with the plans for Ski Tour Canada 2016 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 18: Zach Bell and Emily Nishikawa Present...

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June 18, 2015 (Whitehorse, YK) – Zach and Emily’s rural youth sport development program, Northern Lytes, is off to a flying start. The program’s first initiative, a cross-country ski camp led by National … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 18: USSA Expands Membership Options to Diversify...

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June 18, 2015 (Park City, UT) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is rolling out a new expanded membership structure. With over 30,000 members nationwide, the USSA represents a wide range … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 17: NNF Funds International Junior Camp –...

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June 17, 2015 (Salt Lake City, UT) – Consistent with its mission of supporting athletic excellence in developing U.S. Nordic athletes, the National Nordic Foundation announced financial support for a new junior camp … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 17: Qu’Appelle Valley Nordic Nominated for Kraft...

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June 17, 2015 (Lumsden, SK) – The Town of Lumsden and the Qu’Appelle Nordic Sport and Recreation Center have been nominated for the Kraft Play Award. This is a competition where communities can … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 16: American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation Crosses the...

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June 16, 2015 (Hayward, WI) – In just 7-months, the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation (ABSF) has reached the $650,000 fundraising goal for Phase I of its first-ever major fundraising capital campaign.

In November 2014, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 16: Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Celebrates...

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June 16, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – To celebrate Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame’s 60th anniversary and recognize 2015 as the “Year of Sport” declared by His Excellency, the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 16: 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society...

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June 16, 2015 (Red Deer, AB) – Following a national search, the 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society is pleased to announce Scott Robinson as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the 2019 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 15: Great Glen Trails to Host 2016...

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June 15, 2015 – The site of the 2016 Bill Koch Festival has been chosen! Join us at Great Glen Trails on March 4-6, 2016 for this fun event!

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Jun 14: Jackson Ski Touring Foundation Seeks Marketing,...

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June 14, 2015 – As a passionate non-profit, we are looking for someone to join our team who will plan, organize and implement the organization’s marketing and promotion strategy, organize and execute events … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 14: 2015-16 B.C. Provincial Coaching Experience –...

June 14, 2015 – The Provincial Coaching Experience (PCE) program provides opportunities for developing coaches to get practical coaching experience by observing/assisting experienced coaches while they are working at Provincial Team camps or … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 13: Job Opportunity – Manager, Athlete Marketing...

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June 13, 2015 – As a key member of the Communications and Marketing Team, the Manager, Athlete Marketing and Alumni Engagement is responsible for a wide range of activities to engage and involve … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 12: FIS Announces Athletes Commission 2015-17 –...

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June 12, 2015 – Thirteen athletes were elected to the FIS Athletes’ Commission 2015-2017 by their peers during the FIS World Championships 2015 for a two-year term. The official announcement of the members … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 12: Concept2 Invites You to Spice Up...

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June 12, 2015 (Morrisville, VT) – One of the best features of Concept2 ergs (The SkiErg or indoor rower) is that they accurately measure the work you’re doing. In addition, the flywheel calibrates … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 12: Celebrate Larry – June...

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June 11, 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 inductee, and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 10: Canada’s Kershaw Talks About Funding Cuts...

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June 10, 2015 – In a recent interview with the Sudbury Star, Devon Kershaw, one of Canada’s top elite XC skiers and a World Cup medalist, revealed that he is paying out of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 10: Caledonia Nordic Ski Club Introduces New...

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June 10, 2015 (Prince George, BC) – We’re delighted to introduce Graeme Moore as our new Head Coach. Graeme was previously the head coach for the Red Deer Nordic Ski Team and was … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 10: XC Skiers Shred Oslo...

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June 10, 2015 – If you think you’ve mastered cross-country skiing and there’s nothing more you could possibly learn to do on your skinny sticks, think again. Check out this awesome video and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 09: FIS Calendar Conference Decisions in Varna...

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June 09, 2015 (Varna, Bulgaria) – During the FIS Calendar Conference in Varna (BUL), the Cross-Country Committee heard several proposals and made decisions. They are as follows. Plus, the FIS has released the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 09: Maine Winter Sports Center Announces Staff...

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June 09, 2015 (Caribou, ME) – Mike Smith joined the Maine Winter Sports Center (MWSC) staff in November of 2009 and was soon promoted to Program Director. In that role he led the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 09: Jop Opportunity – Coach for 2015...

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June 09, 2015 – The U.S. Ski Team is hiring one coach to join Trip Leader Bryan Fish (USST) to this year’s International Junior Camp in Norway. The position will be funded by … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 09: Job Opportunity – Intern, Marketing Services...

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June 8, 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.  It is responsible for all … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 07: FIS Conference @Varna Interviews with Cross...

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June 07, 2015 (Varna, Bulgaria) – SkiTrax correspondent Peter Graves is on the ground in Varna, Bulgaria for the annual FIS  Calendar Conference currently underway. He caught up with Dave Dyer from Cross Country … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 06: Snow Comes to the Southernmost City...

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June 06, 2015 (Ushuaia, Argentina) – The first significant snowfall of the austral autumn left 40cm of snow in Ushuaia and 70cm on the cross-country trails of the Francisco Jerman Nordic Ski Area … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 06: CCC-AltaGas High Performance Coaching Experience...

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June 06, 2015 – Cross Country Canada is now accepting applications for the 2015/16 High Performance Coaching Experience (HPCE) program. Please fill annex A and return by June 24th.
The HPCE program provides developing … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 05: FIS Calendar Conference Underway in Bulgaria...

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June 05, 2015 (Varna, Bulgaria) – Nearly 800 delegates among them FIS Committee members, sports experts and other members of the extended FIS Family are gathering this week for the Calendar Conference meetings … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 05: CSI Calgary’s Next One Camp Provides...

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June 05, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – The Canadian Sport Institute Calgary is proud to announce their first ever Next One summer camps. Two camp sessions are being offered, taking place from 9am to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 04: Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association Releases...

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June 04, 2015 (Denver, CO) – The Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association Thursday released the 2016 schedule, with Utah, Montana State, New Mexico and Colorado all hosting one regular season meet while Denver … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 04: WADA Announces Priorities for Special Anti-Doping...

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June 04, 2015 – 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 of the applied … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 03: Utah Bids for 2017 Junior Nordic...

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June 03, 2015 (Park City, Utah) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is making a formal bid for the International Ski Federation’s (FIS) 2017 FIS Nordic Junior World Championships and FIS … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 03: Balancing Muscles for XC Skiing –...

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June 03, 2015 (Steamboat Springs, CO) – Balance… in our life, in our relationships, in our diet. Most of us have something we are trying to keep in balance in life. In this … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 02: Utah’s Park City Nordic Ski Club...

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June 02, 2015 (Park City, Utah) – Utah Olympic Park Sport Clubs celebrates a week of exciting announcements. Park City Nordic Ski Club (PCNSC) was awarded 2015 USSA Club of the Year and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 01: Biathlon Canada Names 2016 National...

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June 01, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Feeding off the most successful season in the organization’s history, Biathlon Canada named an experienced group of four athletes to its elite A squad that will compete … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 01: RBC Olympians Program...

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June 01, 2015 – RBC is seeking a number of Olympic and Paralympic athletes and hopefuls to act as community ambassadors in a national outreach program.  The RBC Olympians Program is a key … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 31: FIS Calendar Conference 2015 – Preview...

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May 31, 2015 (Varna, Bulgaria) – During the upcoming FIS Calendar Conference in Varna, Bulgaria, from June 3-6 there will be much work carried out by more than 50 FIS Committees with a full line-up … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 31: Olympian Perianne Jones & Para-Nordic National...

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May 31, 2015 – The Cross Country Canada Ski de Fond Canada (CCC) Women’s Committee is excited to welcome 2010 and 2014 Olympian Perianne Jones, and Paranordic National Ski Team member Brittany Hudak … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 30: Race To The Top Of Vermont...

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May 30, 2015 (Stowe, Vermont) – May is coming to a close and there’s just 1 day left to register for the North Face Race To The Top Of Vermont made possible by … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 29: Merino Muster 2015 – Take the...

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May 29, 2015 (Wanaka, NZ) – In our NZ sports community there are a large number of athletes who have run marathons, coast to coasted, cycled more Km’s than most of us can … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 28: Ski Classics and Swix End...

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May 28, 2015 – The long-distance cross-country ski championship, Ski Classics, has had Swix as a title partner for the last three seasons but now they will go their separate ways. The Ski Classics … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 28: Job Opportunity – Manager, Games Operations...

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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

May 28: Interview with FIS Race Director Pierre...

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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

May 26: Falun2015 Reports Financial Success Beyond All...

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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

May 25: NNF Update – USST Nominations, Awards,...

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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

May 25: 2015 Biathlon Canada Precision Shooting...

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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

May 24: Job Opportunity @ Canadian Olympic Committee...

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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