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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

May 24: Winner of 2015/16 Jackrabbit Toque Design...

May 23, 2015 – Congratulations to Hailey Blake, the winner of the 2015/16 Jackrabbit Toque design contest. Her home club is Aurora Nordic in St. Anthony, NL . Hailey is 9 years old, and we … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 22: 2015 USSA Annual Awards – Randall...

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May 22, 2015 (Park City, UT) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) recognized accomplished athletes and leaders at the annual Chairman’s Awards Dinner during the USSA Congress. Olympic and World Championship … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 21: Come Ski This Summer at the...

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May 21, 2015 – Join us for a unique opportunity to make substantial improvements and gain technical, mental and waxing edge on the competition. Spend 4 days skiing, learning from the Olympians on … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 21: WADA Announces Priorities for Special Anti-Doping...

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May 21, 2015 (Montreal, QC) – 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 … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 21: FIS Nordic Junior Worlds 2016 in...

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May 21, 2015 (Rasnov, Romania) – For the first time, Rasnov (ROU) will welcome the world’s top Nordic skiers as the FIS Junior & U23 Nordic World Ski Championships that will take place … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 20: APU Announces Alaska Junior Training Camps...

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May 20, 2015 – APUNSC would like to invite interested AK junior skiers to join us this summer for one of two 6-day training camps on Eagle Glacier at the Thomas Training Center.
The training experience on Eagle Glacier … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 19: XC Ski Coaches Development Conference in...

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May 19, 2015 (Barrie, ON) – The Southern Ontario District (SOD) of Cross Country Ontario and Team Hardwood are pleased to announce that a Coaching Development Conference will be held at Georgian College … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 19: Big Plans Unveiled For Duluth...

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May 19, 2015 (Duluth, Minn.) – For those of us who know and love Duluth and it’s long time love of cross-country skiing, there is big news brewing that we just had to … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 18: Nick Crawford Announced as Alaska Nanooks...

May 18, 2015 (Fairbanks, Alaska) – The Alaska Nanooks Department of Athletics has named Nick Crawford to the role of head cross country skiing and running coach, announced the University on Monday.
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May 18: Brittany Hudak Leads Canada’s Next Generation...

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May 18, 2015 – Twenty-one-year old Brittany Hudak claimed the cross-country World Cup crown in 2014-15, and has plans to get even better over the coming years. Twenty-one-year-old Canadian Brittany Hudak has reflected … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 18: Job Opportunity – Skills Development Program...

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May 18, 2015 – The Arrowhead Nordic Ski Club in Huntsville, ON, is seeking a Skills Development Program Coordinator for the implementation and supervision of the Skills Development Program (Bunny Rabbit and Jack Rabbit). … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 17: IBU Biathlon WCup Update – Teams...

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May 17, 2015 – The rest over and it’s back to work. As the calendar rolled over from April to May, most teams restarted formal training for the upcoming 2015-16 biathlon season. Although, … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 16: NENSA Honors Craftsbury Outdoor Center With...

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May 16, 2015 – On the strength of a calendar as diverse as their community is deep, Craftsbury Outdoor Center built a triumphant and award winning season. Craftsbury has become a storied venue, … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 15: Bjørgen and Sundby Top the Prize...

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May 15, 2015 – Marit Bjørgen and Martin Johnsrud Sundby, both from Norway, dominated not only last year’s FIS Cross-Country World Cup and the FIS Tour de Ski, but also topped the prize … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 15: FIS Announces Coaching Changes in Cross-Country...

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May 14, 2015 – Spring time is when National Ski Associations around the world announce team nominations for the next winter and when coaching changes are made. Here is a short overview of the main … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 13: FIS Nordic World Championships Coming to...

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May 13, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – Canada may host the 2023 FIS Nordic World Championships in the Calgary-Canmore area according to veteran organizer, Bjorger Pettersen, who heads a committee that has been working … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 13: USSA Announces Nominations for U.S. Cross...

May 13, 2015 – Each year, the top athletes in America are nominated to compete as a part of the U.S. Ski Team. Nominations include those active athletes who qualified based on published … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 13: CXC Open Masters/Citizen Technique Clinics in...

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May 13, 2015 – These clinics are open to master/citizen skiers of all levels, from beginner to advanced. Skiers will be divided in small groups based on their level to provide adequate … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 11: Cross-Country Canada CEO Davin MacIntosh...

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May 11, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – We have received confirmation that Cross-Country Canada CEO, Davin MacIntosh, will be parting company with the organization according to Jamie Coatsworth, President, Board of Directors – see our … READ MORE → 1 comment

May 11: Fast and Female Ambassador Zoe Roy...

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May 11, 2015 – Zoe Roy is an amazing ambassador for Fast and Female in everything she does. Based on this photo, she needs only her purple zebra F&F Buff around her neck … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 10: Canadian Olympic Committee Webinar on May...

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May 10, 2015 – The Canadian sport community is invited to join the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) for a webinar that  will provide tools, tips and guides to help sport organizations drive revenue, … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 09: The Coaching Association of Canada Welcomes...

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May 09, 2015 (Ottawa, ON) – The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Keira Torkko as the new Chief Operating Officer, effective June 1, 2015. Torkko joins … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 09: Job Opportunity – Manager, High Performance...

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May 09, 2015 – PacificSport Northern BC is seeking a highly motivated leader to manage the delivery of High Performance Services across multiple locations throughout Northern BC.  Based in Prince George and with … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 08: Canadian Olympic Champ Crawford Keynote Speaker...

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May 08, 2015 (Quebec City, QC) – Early bird registration for Conversation 2015: Women and Sport to be held in Quebec City, June 9-15 at the University of Laval, has been extended until … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 08: Registration Open for Red Mountain /...

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May 08, 2015 (Rossland, BC) – The Red Mountain / Black Jack Nordic Academy is now accepting registrations for the 2015/2016 academic year. The Academy program combines on snow and dryland training with … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 07: Last Call to Apply for an...

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May 07, 2015 – The RBC Learn to Play Project provides grants to local organizations and community groups that are building the physical literacy of Canada’s kids and youth. Grant applications are being … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 07: Canadian World Cup XC Ski and...

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May 07, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross Country Canada (CCC) has released its 2015-16 roster for the National Ski Team and National Development Teams. Alex Harvey headlines the squad, joined by Ivan Babikov, … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 06: Major Staff Shakeup at Cross-Country Canada...

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May 06, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – There are major staff changes happening at Cross-Country Canada SkiTrax has learned from reliable sources. We understand that Davin MacIntosh (Chief Executive Officer) is no longer with … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 06: Career Opportunity – Director of High...

May 06, 2015 – New England Nordic Ski Association is seeking a Director of High Performance to oversee NENSA’s competitive programming. This role requires strong, inspired leadership with a collaborative spirit to galvanize … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 06: Janice Sibilia to Step Down as...

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May 06, 2015 – For nearly nine years, Janice Sibilia worked tirelessly in support of NENSA’s competitive programs. In collaboration with numerous NENSA committees, Janice was a steward of NENSA’s coach education programs … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 06: APU Masters Summer Glacier Camp –...

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May 06, 2015 – This summer, APU is hosting a masters on-snow ski camp at the Thomas Training Center on Eagle Glacier. Come experience glacier training, just as APU’s Elite team and Olympians … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 06: PRINOTH Announces Midwest Dealership Agreement with...

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May 06, 2015 (Granby, QC) – PRINOTH, the world’s leading manufacturer of snow grooming and tracked utility vehicles, and Cascade Machinery Inc. are proud to announce today a new partnership.
Cascade Machinery Inc. will … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 06: Leavenworth Ski Club Gear Swap –...

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May 06, 2015 – Come and join in on this fun and informal, garage style gear marketplace where you can meet up and wheel and deal with proceeds benefiting the Leavenworth Ski Club … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 05: Interview with Fischer USA’s Peter Ashley...

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May 05, 2015 – At the recent CCSAA 2015 conference held at Mont-Ste-Anne, QC, SkiTrax caught up with Fischer USA’s outgoing Nordic Vice President, Peter Ashley, who announced his retirement in October after … READ MORE → 1 comment

May 05: Mt. Bachelor to Close for 2014-15...

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May 05, 2015 (Bend, OR) – Due to below-average winter snowfall and a diminishing snowpack, Mt. Bachelor will close for the season at the end of the operating day on Sunday, May 10.
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May 05: FIS Names 3 Candidates for the...

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May 05, 2015 – By the deadline on May 1st, 2015, three venues with a long tradition in ski jumping submitted applications to organize the FIS Nordic Ski World Championships 2021.
Oberstdorf (GER), Planica … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 04: Craftsbury Names Anna Schulz and Ollie...

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May 04, 2015 – Craftsbury is pleased to announce that Anna Schulz and Ollie Burruss will be joining the Craftsbury team as Junior and Masters’ coaches respectively. Both Anna and Ollie have a … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 04: 2017 Haywood Ski Nationals Bid Deadline...

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May 04, 2015 (Canmore, AB) – Cross Country Canada (CCC) is interested in receiving Letters of Interest and Bid Packages to Host the 2017 Haywood Ski Nationals.
The applicant must be a CCC Club … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 04: Join APU’s Spring Celebration – May...

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May 04, 2015 – The Alaska Pacific University (APU) Nordic Center is hosting its annual celebration of the past race season to honor the accomplishments of its athletes and raise funds for the … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 03: 2015 Nominations for Cross Country Canada...

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May 03, 2015 – The following Cross Country Canada awards will be announced at the Annual General Meeting to be held in Canmore, AB,  June 18-21, 2015. Please see the link to the … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 02: Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks Launches...

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May 02, 2015 (Fairbanks, Alaska) – The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks junior racing program, FXC has launched a Rallyme site to raise funds for the scholarship program to offset the costs for … READ MORE → 0 comments

May 01: New High Performance Biathlon Camps at...

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May 01, 2015 (Whistler, BC) – This summer, current or aspiring provincial and national team level biathlon athletes will be offered a very special camp opportunity at Whistler Olympic Park.
What is it like … READ MORE → 0 comments

Apr 30: Nordic Combined Superstars Announce Retirements –...

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April 30, 2015 – The retiring stars of Nordic Combined include many that have played a key role in defining the sport. Read a summary below, including social media links about their retirement.

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