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Oct 28: Julbo Eyewear Renews Partnership with Cross...

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October 28, 2017 (Montreal, QC) – Performance driven Julbo eyewear is pleased to expand their support of Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada, adding specific support to grassroots programs and the coaching community, while … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 27: NENSA Kickoff Party and Elite Roller...

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October 27, 2017 (Stowe, Vermont) – Join the New England Nordic Ski Association and the National Nordic Foundation on Saturday Evening November 4th from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Ibex Room at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 26: Preseason Discount Trail Passes Available for...

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October 26, 2017 – Prepaid trail passes are available until October 31 for the Yellowstone Ski Festival. Passes are valid from November 1-30 and can be purchased through the mail or online.
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Oct 25: Snowfactory Comes to Lake Placid –...

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October 25, 2017 (Lake Placid, NY) – The impacts of a steadily warming planet can be felt far and wide and it’s one that is already dramatically changing the way winter sports facilities … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 24: Alberta World Cup Academy Annual Fundraising...

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October 24, 2017 – Please join us for our annual Fundraiser Dinner, where our athletes will be serving you a four-course meal with wine pairing. Come and bid on our extensive offering of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 23: Talking with the Gravy Train –...

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October 23, 2017 – In this season kick-off edition of Talkin’ With the Gravy Train, our host Peter Graves talks with legendary Rick Kapala, the Program Director and head coach for cross-country skiing … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 23: Lake Placid Snowfactory Skiing is Underway...

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October 23, 2017 (Lake Placid, NY) – WOW… despite balmy weather conditions out east, Lake Placid has snow at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Cross Country and Biathlon Center. “I just skied 6k at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 23: XC Supercamp Update We’ve Got Snow...

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October 23, 2017 (Sovereign Lake, B.C.) – The snow has been blanketing the ground on and off for 10 days and the staff at Sovereign Lake packed and track set approximately 5km of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 22: Job Opportunity – Coordinator, Accounting @...

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October 22, 2017 – The 2019 Canada Winter Games Red Deer Host Society is looking to fill the position of Coordinator, Accounting. In less than two years, thousands of our country’s best and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 21: CCC Race Format...

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October 21, 2017 – The goal of the 2017 Race Format Survey is to improve CCC and divisions’ understanding of the race formats most attractive to participants of the sport in Canada. This … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 20: New Elite Invitational Roller Ski Competition...

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October 20, 2017 (Stowe, Vt) – The New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) and the Trapp Family Lodge have partnered to create a roller ski race for an elite field of cross-country skiers … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 19: Interview with FIS XC Race Director...

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October 19, 2017 – Pierre Mignerey, FIS Cross-Country Race Director gave an interview to xc-ski.de about the future of cross-country skiing and proposals on how to streamline the competition programme. Here’s an English translation of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 18: Five Women Named to First-Ever USA...

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October 18, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – USA Nordic Sport has officially announced the members of the first ever USA Nordic Sport Women’s Ski Jumping National Team. After coming to an agreement with … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 17: 2017-2018 Female Athlete Mentorship...

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October 17, 2017 – The CCC Women’s Committee has been coordinating the Female Athlete Mentorship Program since 2010 with females on the National Talent Squad. The goal of the program is to create … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 16: Bailey Named Finalist for Team USA...

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October 16, 2017 (Colorado Springs, Colorado) – Biathlete Lowell Bailey (Lake Placid, N.Y.) is among the 26 finalists for the 2017 Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of the Year, which recognize … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 15: Job Opportunity – Operations Manager @...

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October 15, 2017 (Naughton, ON) – An operations manager is being sought to work at the Walden Cross Country Fitness Club Chalet during the 2017-2018 ski season. The ability to effectively manage a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 14: FIS XC Ski Proposals from Board...

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October 14, 2017 (Zurich, SUI) – During recent meetings in Zurich, SUI, the FIS Cross-Country Executive Board discussed and approved a number of proposals, which have been sent to the FIS Council for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 13: Job Opportunity – High Performance Coach...

October 13, 2017 (Canmore, AB) – The Alpine Insurance Alberta World Cup Academy (Alpine Insurance AWCA) has a current opening for a High Performance Coach for the 2017/18 competition year, November through March. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 12: The Boreal Glide – Nordic Ski...

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October 12, 2017 (Quebec City, QC) – Laval University’s Montmorency Forest, the world’s largest research and teaching forest, makes headlines once again this year with its famous Boreal Glide. Skiing begins here on … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 11: Job Opportunity – Revelstoke Nordic Ski...

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October 11, 2017 – The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club is seeking a Club Manager for the coming season to ensure effective and efficient operations of the Nordic Club and its facilities under the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 10: Frozen Thunder 2017 on Nov. 1...

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October 10, 2017 (Canmore, Alta.) – Frozen Thunder will be held Nov. 1 featuring a Classic Sprint in Kings Court format followed by a 7.5/10 km free technique, individual start time trial on Nov. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 09: Masters World Cup 2018 in Minneapolis...

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October 09, 2017 (Minneapolis, Minnesota) – On-line registration for the 2018 Masters World Cup of Nordic skiing is now open. The World Cup event caters to men and women skiers of all abilities … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 09: Legendary Marty Hall to be Inducted...

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October 09, 2017 (Ishpeming, Michigan) – Legendary cross-country ski coach Marty Hall and longtime U.S. Ski Team supporter Thom Weisel were among eight noted athletes and sport builders announced as inductees to the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 08: CCC/XC Ski Nation Announces 17 New...

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October 08, 2017 – CCC/XC Ski Nation is pleased to announce that 17 new videos of rollerski drills (balance and agility) have been added to CCC’s Athlete Development Matrix (ADM) for CCC coaches. These … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 07: USA Nordic to Take Over Full...

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October 07, 2017 (Park City, UT) – USA Nordic is excited to announce that it has come to an agreement with Women’s Ski Jumping USA (WSJ USA) to take over full responsibilities for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 06: Early Season Team Training at SilverStar...

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October 06, 2017 (Silver Star Mountain, BC) – The trail system at SilverStar Nordic and Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre is well known as some of the best early season skiing in North America. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 06: Quebec City to Host FIS XC...

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October 06, 2017 (Quebec City, QC) – News doesn’t get any fresher than this! With the annual FIS (International Ski Federation) Technical Committee and FIS Cross-Country Committee meetings still underway in Zurich, it … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 06: 2017 CXC Winter Camps Registration Now...

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October 06, 2017 – The 2017 CXC Winter Open Camp Series schedule is set for the upcoming on-snow training season. Each camp fee includes room, board, meal plan, coaching, presentations and informational seminars … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 05: Job Opportunity – Senior Coordinator, Digital...

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October 05, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – The Senior Coordinator, Digital Media Content is a key member of the Communications and Marketing Team who engages the community and builds the CPC brand through a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 04: Hudson’s Bay Launches Team Canada Collection...

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October 04, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Canada’s iconic retailer, Hudson’s Bay, unveiled the Team Canada Collection that will outfit Canadian athletes at the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. Fifteen Canadian … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 03: Job Opportunity – Edmonton Nordic Seeks...

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October 03, 2017 (Edmonton, AB) – The Edmonton Nordic Ski Club (ENSC) is looking for a Biathlon Head Coach to begin coaching as of December 1, 2017. This is a part-time (20 hours … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 02: Bjørn Dæhlie Ranked Among Richest People...

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October 02, 2017 (Norway) – Retired xc skier, Bjørn Dæhlie, aged 50, is among the 400 richest people in Norway reports Kapital magazine. With an estimated worth of 625 million kroner ($78 million … READ MORE → 0 comments

Oct 01: WADA Publishes 2018 List of Prohibited...

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October 01, 2017 – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published the 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (List); along with, the 2018 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes. The List, which was approved … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 30: New Team USA Winter Sport Recovery...

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September 30, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – It took 10 years for Susie Parker-Simmons, a senior sport dietitian with the United States Olympic Committee, to design a hot recovery drink. As the president … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 29: New High Performance Ski Poles Supplier...

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September 29, 2017 (Canmore, AB) – Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada is excited to announce a new addition to Canada’s Official Supplier Pool program. Swiss ski gear manufacturer KV+ is thrilled to add … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 29: West Yellowstone Fall Training Camp –...

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September 29, 2017 (West Yellowstone, MT) – Come and join our professional coaching staff to get a “jump start” on your 2017 – 2018 ski season during the Yellowstone Ski Festival.  The staff … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 29: Russian Warrant Issued for Rodchenkov former...

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September 29, 2017 – According to several news sources Russian whistle-blower Grigory Rodchenkov, the former director of Moscow’s anti-doping lab that oversaw drug testing at the 2014 Winter Olympics Sochi, is on an … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 28: NYSEF Climb to the Castle Rollerski...

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September 28, 2017 (Whiteface Mountain, New York) – We would like to share some fast results and photos with you from Climb to the Castle which took place on Sunday, Sept. 24. This rollerski … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 28: Dæhlie Sportswear Signs for Three More...

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September 28, 2017 – The Norweigan sports clothing manufacturer Dæhlie have after a first successful season as the official clothing partner to Visma Ski Classics, prolonged the cooperation for the coming three seasons.
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Sep 28: Canmore 2017 World Para Nordic Skiing...

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September 28, 2017 With over 100 of the world’s best para-athletes, this international world-class event will take place at the world-renowned Canmore Nordic Centre. Para-Nordic skiing is a sport for participants with physical … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 27: National Coaches Week Sept. 23-30...

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September 27, 2017 – National Coaches Week, Sept. 23-30, is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 26: 2017-2018 Female Athlete Mentorship...

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September 26, 2017 – The CCC Women’s Committee has been coordinating the Female Athlete Mentorship Program since 2010 with females on the National Talent Squad. The goal of the program is to create … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 25: Saints Contribute $20,000 to Duluth XC...

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September 25, 2017 (Duluth, Minnesota) – Plans to bring state-of-the-art snowmaking for cross-country skiing to Duluth received a $20,000 injection from St. Scholastica touted as a a “win-win” for the Saints and the city says Chad … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 24: Coupe Skinouk Announces Inaugural Rollerski Race...

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September 24, 2017 – Club Skinouk invites you to its first roller ski race; a CPL race and offering cash awards to the winners. It will be held on October 28th in the Gatineau … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 23: Job Opportunity – Program and Communications...

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September 23, 2017 (Edmonton, Alta.) – Are you passionate about Cross Country Skiing in Alberta?  This is your opportunity to make a tangible and positive difference in the sport.  Cross Country Alberta is … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 22: PyeongChang 2018 Competition Schedule Revealed –...

September 22, 2017 (PyeongChang, Korea) – With less than 150 days to go until the world’s biggest festival of winter sports, the competition schedule for PyeongChang 2018 has now been confirmed.
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Sep 22: Job Opportunity – Lead Coach (Part...

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September 22, 2017 (Duntroon, ON) – The Highlands Trailblazers seeks an experienced competitive skier with strong coaching skills to manage the training program for this Junior Competitive (“Jr. Comp”) racing program the Club … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 21: Team Madshus Welcomes Liz...

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September 21, 2017 – Madshus, providers of high quality Nordic sks, boots, and poles, has added a new athlete to the U.S. team. Nordic Skier Liz Stephen has joined the Madshus team roster, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 20: Kowalczyk and Chernousov Win Fiemme Rollerski...

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September 20, 2017 (Val di Fiemme, ITA) – Today the beautiful Val di Fiemme (Italy) hosted a wonderful and rainy long distance rollerski race between Ziano and Alpe Cermis, the same final climb … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 19: Job Opportunity – Office Administrator @...

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September 19, 2017 (Canmore, AB) – Cross Country Ski de fond Canada has an immediate opening for a challenge-driven, organized, and detail-oriented team player with exceptional communication and interpersonal skills. The Office Administrator … READ MORE → 0 comments