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Jul 24: Thunder Bay and Regina are Competing...

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July 24, 2017 (Thunder Bay, ON) – Local residents continue to show their support for Thunder Bay competing against Regina, Sask. to host the 2020 Special Olympics Winter Games. The successful city is expected … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 23: Australian Cross Country Ski Racing Launches...

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July 23, 2017 (Australia) – Over a year in the making, the new AUSXC website has just been launched with fresh new look and functionalities. The new site is smart phone / tablet … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 22: USA Nordic Sport Hires Alex Glueck...

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July 22, 2017 Park City, Utah – USA Nordic Sport added another familiar face to their staff earlier this month: former Nordic Combined athlete Alex Glueck, to serve as Field Marketing and Communications … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 21: Investing in the Next Generation of...

(l-r) COC Chef de Mission Isabelle Charest, next generation athlete Sarah Mitton, CPC CEO Karen O'Neill, Minister Qualtrough, COC CEO Chris Overholt, next generation athlete Élodie Tessier, CPC Chef de Mission Todd Nicholson [P] Adam Pulicicchio/Canadian Olympic Committee

July 21, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Ensuring that Canadian athletes have the support they need, to continue to push for the podium today and in the future, is an important focus for the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 20: Job Opportunity – Athlete Development Coordinator...

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July 20, 2017 – Cross Country BC (CCBC), the Provincial Sport Organization for cross-country skiing in British Columbia, is currently seeking to fill a full-time Athlete Development Coordinator position.  The successful candidate will work out … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 19: Job Opportunity – Sovereign Lake Nordic...

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July 19, 2017 – Sovereign Lake Nordic Club is seeking a highly motivated and skilled coach available for full time employment effective September 5th, 2017. This position offers an annually renewable contract with … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 18: Canada’s Women National Ski Team in...

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July 18, 2017 – The Dairy Farmers of Canada announces that Cross Country Canada – Women National Ski Team from Canmore, Alberta is in the running for a Champions Fund grant of $5,000 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 17: National XC Ski Teams on the...

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July 17, 2017 – Summer training is in the full swing and national teams are collecting kilometers. Here a short overview of what the German, Swiss and Austrian national team skiers have been … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 16: SilverStar Invitation to Beowulf our Newly...

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July 16, 2017 (SilverStar, BC) – On Saturday, July 29, 2017, we will be cutting the ribbon for the grand opening of Beowulf and we would love for you to be a part … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 15: NENSA Proudly Presents the App Gap...

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July 15, 2017 – Coming up on July 23-24 is the return of the App Gap Challenge Roller Ski Race and the the next day our first annual NENSA Best Ball Golf Tournament at the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 14: Women’s Nordic Combined Event Added to...

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July 14, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – Last weekend in Lausanne, Switzerland, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the addition of a Women’s Nordic Combined event at the upcoming 2020 Winter Youth Olympic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 13: Kikkan Randall Runs for IOC Athletes’...

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July 13, 2017 – This week, the IOC Executive Board approved the candidatures of six winter sports athletes for the IOC Athletes’ Commission elections, which will be held next February during the Olympic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 12: Job Opportunity – Learn to Train...

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July 12, 2017 (Edmonton, AB) – The University of Alberta (U of A) Nordic Junior Academy program is looking for a Learn to Train level coach for its Track Attack program. The U … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 11: Bickner Leads Team USA with 3rd...

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July 11, 2017 (Kranj, Slovenia) – Kevin Bickner led the way for team USA this past weekend at the first Continental Cups of the 2017/2018 season in Kranj, Slovenia. Bickner, who is coming … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 10: Supercamp Registration is Now...

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July 10, 2017 – Hello skiers, registration is now open for Supercamp! We have some very exciting programs planned for this year and some great changes from the last few seasons of Supercamp.
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Jul 09: Job Opportunity – Coordinators for Transportation,...

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July 09, 2017 – The 2019 Canada Winter Games Red Deer Host Society is looking to fill the position of Coordinators for Transportation, Volunteers and Logistics.
In less than two years, thousands of our country’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 08: Fast and Female Champ Chat p/b...

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July 08, 2017 (Canmore, AB) – Calling all girls 8-18 years old! Join us for a day of empowerment through sports at the Canmore MTB Nationals! This Champ Chat includes an inspirational chat … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 07: Outdoor Retailer, Largest U.S. Tradeshow for...

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July 07, 2017 (San Juan Capistrano, Calif.) – Emerald Expositions, LLC (“Emerald Expositions”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Emerald Expositions Events, Inc. (NYSE: EEX), producer of Outdoor Retailer and a leading U.S. business-to-business … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 07: Competition-Development (L2C) Dryland Workshop at Nakkertok...

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July 07, 2017 – The Competition-Development (L2C) Dryland Workshop is schedule to take place Sept. 14-17 in Nakkertok, Gatineau, QC, and includes four complete days of training. Complete details below. Registration Deadline is … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 06: APU’s Scott Patterson Triumphs at 2017...

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July 06, 2017 (Seward, Alaska) – Congratulations to APU Elite team member Scott Patterson on winning the 2017 Mount Marathon race in a time of 44:30. The 25-year-old from Anchorage destroyed the men’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 05: Ben Husaby to Step Down as...

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July 05, 2017 – The Bend Endurance Academy (BEA) Board of Directors announced today that Ben Husaby, its founding Executive Director, has decided to step down from his position after eight years of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 04: Happy Fourth of...

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July 04, 2017 – Happy Fourth of July… while most Americans are celebrating the anniversary of the their Independance Day with a barbeque gathering featuring franks and beans or other favourites, we thought … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 03: Inaugural Canada 150 Rollerski Race in...

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July 03, 2017 (Thunder Bay, ON) – Despite threatening weather and a little rain, the Canada 150 Rollerski Race went off without a hitch Saturday, July 1, as Thunder Bay hosted the second-ever … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 02: Job Opportunity – Intelligence Coordinator @...

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July 02, 2017 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is an independent, national, not-for-profit organization. We want to make sport better because we recognize that quality sport can make a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 01: CXC Coaches Roundtable Discussion July...

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July 01, 2017 – Join us along with USST Development Coach, Bryan Fish at the 2017 Coaches Roundtable Discussion where we will discuss athlete and program development as it relates to the central … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 01: Happy Canada Day...

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July 01, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Happy Canada Day 150 to everyone… here’s a look back at some of the memorable special moments for Canadian xc skiers and fans marking milestones along the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jul 01: Pedal’s 2017 Tour de France Contest...

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July 01, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – For all Nordic-ski-lovers of cycling… welcome. The 2017 Tour de France is soon underway and we’re excited to once again present our annual Fantasy Contest including this … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 30: The Way I See It –...

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June 30, 2017 – It’s been a great season for both the Canadian and US teams with some remarkable results and lots of personal bests – well done. Got a list of things … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 29: Change of President for Group Rossignol...

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June 29, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – Today, Group Rossignol North America announced that Ron Steele, President, Group Rossignol North America will retire from his current role effective July 17, 2017. Steele will … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 28: Canada 150 Rollerski Race on July...

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June 28, 2017 (Thunder Bay, ON) – On July 1st, 2017, Thunder Bay will be hosting its first ever Cross Country Canada-sanctioned rollerski race. The race will feature 50 of Canada’s top Nordic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 27: U.S. Ski & Snowboard Announces Eight-Stop...

The SuperTour is a vital piece of U.S. Ski & Snowboard’s development program, providing top level racing at key cross country centers around the nation [P] USSA

June 27, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – Top U.S. cross country athletes will race in seven cities across North America in the 2017-18 iteration of the SuperTour. The tour is a series of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 26: CCSAA Summer Summit on June 28...

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June 26, 2017 (Pomfret, Vermont) – I wanted to give you a quick reminder of the upcoming CCSAA Summer Summit on June 28 at the Suicide Six Ski Area in Pomfret, VT.  More … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 25: Space Dogs Dachstein Glacier Ski Trip...

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June 25, 2017 – The Space Dogs Ski Club is organizing a Masters ski trip to Dachstein Glacier in late September, and there are still some spots available on the trip. The club’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 24: Canadian Paralympic Double Medallist Erik Carleton...

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June 24, 2017 (Canmore, AB) – After successfully achieving his dream of not only competing for Canada at a Paralympic Winter Games, but guiding Brian McKeever to two gold medals in Sochi, Erik … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 23: USA Nordic Sport Names Men’s Teams...

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June 23, 2017 Park City, UT – As the summer training season begins and athletes all over the world lay the groundwork for the upcoming Olympic season, USA Nordic has officially named their … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 22: Developing Cross-Country Skiing in...

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June 22, 2017 (Iceland) – Under the banner of the FIS Solidarity programme, the Icelandic Ski Association hosted a successful summer training camp for cross-country skiers from 8th-11th June 2017. The initiative aimed … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 21: Toyota Expands Partnership With U.S. Ski...

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June 21, 2017 (ParkCity, Utah) – U.S. Ski & Snowboard has named Toyota as the official automotive and mobility partner of the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Teams, bringing the world’s top automaker together … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 20: USA Nordic Promotes Martin Bayer to...

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June 20, 2017 (Park City, UT) – USA Nordic recently announced that Martin Bayer has been selected as the new Head Coach for the Men’s Nordic Combined national team. Bayer’s promotion is the culmination … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jun 19: U.S. Ski & Snowboard Unveils New...

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June 19, 2017 (Park City, Utah) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association today unveiled its official rebrand as U.S. Ski & Snowboard. Along with the name change, a new brand mark will … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 18: Roller Ski World Record...

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June 18, 2017 (Hayscastle, Wales) – Welsh cross-country ski instructor, Chris Gouldsmith, will attempt to establish a world record by roller skiing 1,450km / 900 miles from Land’s End to John O’Groats on … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jun 17: Job Opportunity – University of Alaska...

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June 17, 2017 (Fairbanks, Alaska) – The Department of Athletics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is seeking applicants to fill the position for the Assistant Coach for the Men’s and Women’s Nordic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 16: Leslie Krichko Inducted into Maine Sports...

Ridgefield resident Leslie Krichko was recently inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame [P] Ridgefield Press

June 16, 2017 – The only drawback for Leslie Krichko? She had to give a speech. “I was extremely nervous and stressed out,” said Krichko, a longtime Ridgefield resident and two-time Olympian. “I’m … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 15: Registration for the 2017-18 CCC Coaching...

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June 15, 2017 – All coaches coaching for more than seven hours/year need to sign up for the CCC Coaching License before starting to coach after July 1, 2017. On July 1, 2017, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 14: Job Opportunity – Part-time Cross Country...

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June 14, 2017 – The Calgary Ski Club (CSC) is seeking a Part-Time Cross Country Ski Head Coach to support and develop CSC’s cross-country ski lessons program, focusing on recreation, dryland fitness, and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 13: Tom Smith Named Head Nordic Ski...

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June 13, 2017 (Houghton, Mich.) – Tom Smith has been named the head coach of the Michigan Tech men’s and women’s Nordic ski teams athletic director Dr. Suzanne Sanregret announced today. Smith brings … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 12: Job Opportunities – Manager, Games Operations...

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June 12, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – The Canadian Paralympic Committee is hiring for the positions of Manager, Games Operations and Delivery, and Manager of Paralympic Performance. Both positions are full-time with an Application … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 11: Job Opportunities – Graphic Designer &...

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June 11, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – The Canadian Olympic Committee is hiring for the positions of Graphic Designer, and Associate Manager. Be a part of building and growing a leading national sports brand. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 10: Lahti 2017 Makes Considerable...

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June 10, 2017 – An impact study conducted by Sportcal, an experienced provider of sports market intelligence, reported that the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2017 in Lahti (FIN) achieved nearly all of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 09: Norway Launches Prosjekt 2022 to Foster...

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June 09, 2017 – With the support of “Olympiatoppen”, the Norwegian Ski Federation has launched a project to foster the development of women’s Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined in Norway. The project with … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jun 08: Olympian and Coach John Bower Passes...

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June 08, 2017 (Park City, UT) – Olympic skier John Bower, the first American to win the prestigious nordic combined King’s Cup, as well as a formative coach and leader of the U.S. … READ MORE → 0 comments