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Jan 08: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

1st Prize – Madshus package

January 08, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – We are excited to present the standings of our 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de Ski 2014/15 Contest after round four in Toblach, Italy. Team USA’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 08: Bjornsen Strong 8th in 5km CL...

FIS world cup cross-country, tour de ski, pursuit women, Oberstdorf (GER)

January 7, 2014 (Toblach, Italy) – American Sadie Bjornsen continues her stellar rise through the ranks, claiming a strong 8th place finish in the women’s 5km CL won by the seemingly unbeatable Marit Bjoergen (NOR) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 08: Poltoranin Wins Tour de Ski 10km...

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January 7, 2014 (Toblach, Italy) – Kazakhstan’s Alexey Poltoranin gambled and won choosing to go without wax on skate skis and skied to victory in the men’s 10km CL in Toblach, Italy, stage 4 of the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 07: Czech Republic Triumphs in IBU Women’s...

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January 07, 2015 (Oberhof, GER) – Amidst characteristic fog and soft snow in Oberhof, Germany, the Czech Republic squad prevailed to take the women’s 4×6 km Relay using 7 spare rounds as France … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 07: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

Madshus 2015 Group.3

January 07, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – We are pleased to announce the standings of our 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de Ski 2014/15 Contest after the third round in Val Mustair, Switzerland. Team … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 07: New Canadian Sport and Funding Partnership...

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January 07, 2015 (Vancouver, BC) – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) and the Canadian Sport Institute Network (CSIN) announced on Wednesday a substantial partnership and high performance sport … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 06: APU’s Brennan and Rorabaugh 1-2 in...

Women's podium [P] Andrew Gardner

January 06, 2015 (Houghton, Michigan) – Snowy conditions and +5 degree temps saw Rosie Brennan and Becca Rorabaugh give APU Nordic Ski Center a 1-2 top podium finish in the women’s A-Final Classic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 06: USA’s Hamilton Strong 8th in TdS...

(l-r) Roman Furger (SUI), Petter Northug (NOR), Len Valjas (CAN), Simeon Hamilton (USA), Ilia Chernousov (RUS) [P] Nordic Focus

January 06, 2015 (Val Mustair, Switzerland) – Simi Hamilton scored a strong 8th as Italy’s Federico Pellegrino delivered a knockout punch besting Norway’s Petter Northug and Martin Johnsrud Sundby at the line in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 06: Caldwell Solid 7th as Bjoergen Takes...

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January 06, 2015 (Val Müstair, Switzerland) – The USA’s Sophie Caldwell logged a strong 7th as Marit Bjoergen (NOR) secured another victory today in the women’s 1.4km FR Sprint in Val Müstair, Switzerland … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 06: U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Nationals and...

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January 06, 2015 (Midway, UT) – Today Soldier Hollow Resort again played host to the U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Nationals & NorAm, this time a Short Distance Cross Country competition. The event was … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 06: Cable 2015 Reveals Lumberjack Mascot “Tim...

Cable 2015's mascot will be a lumberjack called Tim Burr, in a nod towards the area's history in the timber industry. [P]Cable 2015

January 06, 2015 (Cable, WI) – The organisers of the 2015 IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships, taking place in Cable, Wisconsin, USA, from 23 January – 1 February, have unveiled the mascot of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 05: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

Madshus 2015 Group.3

January 05, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – With over 400 teams entered from around the world we are pleased to announce the standings of our 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de Ski 2014/15 … READ MORE →2 comments

Jan 05: U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Nationals and...

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January 05, 2015 (Soldier Hollow, Utah) – On Sunday, Soldier Hollow Resort played host to the U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Nationals & NorAm cross-country Sprint competition on Day 2 in terrific conditions on … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 05: A Guide to Trips at Stake...

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January 05, 2015 – Every year, the U.S. Cross Country Skiing Championships, often called “Nationals” plays host to the skiers not racing in Europe, skiers making a jump to the next step, beyond … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 05: Interview with Alex Harvey after TdS...

FIS world cup cross-country, tour de ski, pursuit men, Oberstdorf (GER)

January 05, 2015 (Obertsdorf, Germany) – Canada’s Alex Harvey executed a near-perfect race yesterday in the men’s 15k CL pursuit, Stage 2 at the Tour de Ski in Obertsdorf, Germany to capture a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 05: FIS Tour de Ski Live Stream...

Kikkan Randall (USA) [P] Nordic Focus

January 05, 2015 – We would like to inform you about a new project for this year’s Tour de Ski presented by Craft Sportswear – the Tour de Ski Lounge. For three nights … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 04: Bratrud and Gregg Triumph in 10/15km...

Women's 10K FR podium [P] Peter Graves

January 04, 2015 (Houghton, Michigan) – Cold and windy conditions greeted skiers for the opening of the 2015 U.S. Cross Country Championships with the 10/15 km FR race. Snow conditions have be great … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 04: Harvey Scores Stellar Silver as Northug...

FIS world cup cross-country, tour de ski, pursuit men, Oberstdorf (GER)

January 04, 2015  (Obertsdorf, GER) – Canada’s Alex Harvey was skiing the near perfect race again but was edged out at the line by wily Norwegian star Petter Northug Jr., who surged from behind … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 04: Bjoergen Rules Women’s 10km CL at...

FIS world cup cross-country, tour de ski, pursuit women, Oberstdorf (GER)

January 04, 2015  (Obertsdorf, GER) – Norway’s Marit Bjoergen stamped her authority once again on the Tour de Ski extending her margin over her closest rival to 1:01.2 as she claimed the women’s 10km … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 04: USA’s Bryan Fletcher 9th in Nordic...

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January 04, 2015 (Schonach, Germany) – Bryan Fletcher from Steamboat Springs, CO, skied to another top 10, finishing ninth in a FIS Nordic Combined World Cup in Schonach. Brother Taylor was 24th as … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 04: Interviews with Hanneman and Brennan at...

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January 04, 2015 (Houghton, Michigan) – The 2015 U.S. Cross Country Championships run from Jan. 4-10 in Houghton, Michigan, and SkiTrax is on site with legendary race announcer, Peter Graves, who reports, “Nearly … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 04: U.S. Paralymics Nordic Skiing Nationals –...

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January 04, 2015 (Soldier Hollow, Utah) – Soldier Hollow Resort hosted the U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing first event, the Biathlon Sprint competition, held on Jan. 3.  With clean shooting U.S. Paralympics National Team … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 03: Canada’s Harvey 13th in Men’s 4.4km...

FIS world cup cross-country, tour de ski, prologue men, Oberstdorf (GER)

January 03, 2015 (Obertsdorf, GER) – Canada’s Alex Harvey was a solid 13th in the men’s 4.4km Prologue at the prestigious Tour de Ski but the day belonged to Swiss star Dario Cologna … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 03: USA’s Bjornsen Strong 7th and Stephen...

FIS world cup cross-country, tour de ski, prologue women, Oberstdorf (GER)

January 03, 2015 (Obertsdorf, GER) – The 9th FIS Tour de Ski got underway today with the women’s 3.3km Prologue and the USA’s Sadie Bjornsen and Liz Stephen took the opportunity to claim … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 03: SYNC US Collegiate Ski Coaches Poll...

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January 03, 2015 (Denver, CO) – The defending NCAA Champion Denver Pioneers are the top ranked team in the pre-season according to the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association.  The 2015 Pre-season … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 03: Inside the Fence – Tour de...

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January 03, 2015 (Obertsdorf, GER) – Inside the Fence previews the opening stage of the 9th edition of the FIS Tour de Ski presented by Craft Sportswear.  For the first competition the ladies’ … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 02: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

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January 02, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – The final start lists are in and today is your last chance to register or revise your team for our 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 01: U.S. Biathlon Finalizes Teams for 2015...

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January 01, 2015 (New Gloucester, Maine) – U.S. Biathlon’s International Competition Committee is happy to announce additional team members for the 2015 Youth / Junior World Championships in Minsk-Raubichi, Belarus, Feb 17-24, 2015, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 01: FIS Tour de Ski Update –...

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January 01, 2015 – The 9th edition of the Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance by Craft Sportswear gets underway in two days. After a week of cold weather and snowfall, the FIS … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 01: Haywood NorAm Snow Report #2 at...

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January 01, 2015 (Duntroon, ON) – Conditions continue to improve at Highlands with new snow each day.  Snowmaking is ongoing around the chalet and upper stadium areas with the skate trails open throughout … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 31: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

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December 31, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – The final countdown is on to register a team for your chance to take part in our 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de Ski 2014/15 Contest … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 31: US Nationals 2015 and NNF...

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December 31, 2014 – The NNF Pillar Projects are the events, teams and development team opportunities supported by National Nordic Foundation fundraising, events crucial for skiing development.
See our update below on U.S. Nationals … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 31: 7th Annual Point-to-Point Classic Ski Race...

[P]Maine Huts and Trails

December 31, 2014 (Carrabassett Valley, ME) – This annual event brings together cross-country skiing enthusiasts from throughout New England on Sunday, March 15, 2015 in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. It provides the option of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 31: NENSA Still Needs $12K to Reach...

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December 31, 2014 – In March of last year, with our community playing host to the USSA Junior National Championship, NENSA Board Member John Ogden addressed the entire Junior National field at an … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 31: FIS XC Memorable Moments of 2014...

Kikkan Randall 2014 FIS world cup XC individual sprint champion [P]Nordic Focus

December 31, 2014 – There were many memorable moments during the year of 2014. Check out a collection of images by Nordic Focus capturing many of those great memories. To see all the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 30: U.S. Biathlon Names Teams for Youth/Junior World...

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December 30, 2014 (Mt. Itasca, Coleraine, Minn.) – The Youth / Junior World Team Trials were completed Tuesday at Mt. Itasca in Coleraine, Minn., despite sub-zero temperatures. U.S. Biathlon congratulates the following athletes, as well … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 30: 4th Annual Lickety-Splits Camp Connects Kids...

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December 30, 2014 (Alaska) – This past Dec. 22nd, 150 bright-eyed kids got a chance to ski with 23 top US athletes at the 4th Annual Lickety-Splits camp for kids.  The camp offered … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 30: Opportunity for U18 Nation’s Cup Trip...

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December 30, 2014 – Attention athletes attending the 2015 US Nationals who want to qualify for the U18 Nation’s Cup Trip to Ornskoldsvik, Sweden, Feb 1-11, 2015. At team naming we require the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 30: Sun Peaks XC Ski Camp –...

Sun Peaks Kookaburra Loppet [P]Glenn Bond XC Camps

December 30, 2014 (Sun Peaks Resort, BC) – Santa delivered SNOW for Christmas! The Province of BC has received significant snowfall over the last week, which is the best gift for skiers. Enjoy the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 30: 2015 Winter Trails Day on Jan....

Winter Trails... get out there and enjoy winter. [P] SIA

December 30, 2014 – Winter Trails events at its five “Anchor Site” locations are now available, including educational workshops, animal tracking and a variety of fun activities. The Anchor Sites represent larger regional … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 29: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

Madshus 2015 Group.3

December 29, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – Don’t miss out on your chance to take part in our 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de Ski 2014/15 Contest now live for team registration for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 29: Train Shuttles Skiers to Le Massif...

Light rail train from Baie-St-Paul to Le Massif [P]reseaucharlevoix.com

December 29, 2014 (Baie-Saint-Paul, QC) – Our friends at Le Massif Ski Resort have informed us of a light rail train shuttle service running along the Saint-Lawrence River between the town of Baie-Saint-Paul … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 29: FIS Nordic Combined – 2015 Youth...

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December 29, 2014 – The next step in the development of the FIS Nordic Combined Youth system, and Ladies Nordic Combined in particular, has been made. On the 11. and 12th of March, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 28: 2015 U.S. Cross Country Championships –...

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December 28, 2014 (Houghton, Michigan) – The Michigan Tech Nordic Training Center will host the 2015 and 2016 U.S. Cross Country Skiing Championship. Nationally recognized for quality, variety of terrain, and grooming, Michigan … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 28: FIS Inaugural Women’s Conference...

The FIS Women's 3-day conference brought together 18 women from nine different countries. [P] FIS

December 28, 2014 (Val di Fiemme, IT) – Last year on the World Cup circuit less than 1% of the accredited coaches and staff were female. In the business world of Fortune 500 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 27: Emily and Graham Nishikawa Honoured at...

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December 27, 2014 (Whitehorse, YK) – On Dec. 23 veteran Yukon Olympians, Emily and Graham Nishikawa, were honoured in a special gathering at Mount McIntyre in Whitehorse to formally add their names to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 27: Support CXC Skiing with a Tax-Deductible...

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December 27, 2014 – Dear Friends, As of today we have raised $19,845 towards our goal of $30,000! Thank you! This is a 1:2 challenge grant where your gift doubles. Just how important … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 27: Catamount Trail Association – Ladies Nordic...

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December 27, 2014 – On Saturday, January 3rd the Ladies Nordic Ski Expo registration price will jump to $105 for all CTA members and non-members.Register before the end of the day on Friday and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 26: Green Light for the 9th Annual...

Therese Johaug NOR wins 2014 Tour de Ski [P] Nordic Focus

December 26, 2014 – After thorough discussions with Local Organising Committees and having taken in consideration the last weather forecasts, the international Ski Federation (FIS), German Ski Association, Swiss Ski, and Italian Winter … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 25: SkiTrax Fantasy FIS Tour de Ski...

1st Prize – Madshus package

December 25, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – We are excited to announce that the 7th annual international SkiTrax FIS Fantasy Tour de Ski 2014/15 Contest is now live for team registration for contestants worldwide with … READ MORE → 0 comments