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Sep 03: Borah Teamwear Launches Individual Custom Ski...

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September 03, 2014 (Coon Valley, Wisconsin) – It’s time to say goodbye to order minimums for custom ski racing suits.  Borah Teamwear is now offering their newest design platform, Individual-Custom, in hopes to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 02: Job Opportunity Canadian Paralympic Committee –...

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September 02, 2014 – The Senior Coordinator, System Development & Education will play a key role in developing a world leading Paralympic sport system in Canada. This position will focus on increasing overall … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 01: Call for Concussion Protocols to Protect...

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September 01, 2014 (Ottawa, Ontario) – New hard-hitting recommendations by the Canadian Concussion Collaborative call for an end to the haphazard approach to current concussion management for all sports and sporting events in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Sep 01: 2014 Coaching Association of Canada’s Petro-Canada...

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September 01, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – Canada’s largest conference for coaches, sport administrators, and their peers, the Coaching Association of Canada’s Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif Conference, is returning to Ottawa November 6-8th and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 31: Former Nakkertok XC Skier Sets Canadian...

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August 31, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – Former national-level cross-country skier, Andrew Stewart-Jones, from the Nakkertok Nordic club is making big waves in the world of rowing after setting a new Canadian record and beating … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 31: Job Opportunity at Cross Country Canada...

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August 31, 2014 – Cross Country Canada is the National Sport Organization for cross-country skiing in Canada and is currently seeking to fill the position of Athlete Services Coordinator (“ASC”) for its national … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 30: American Nita Englund 3rd at FIS...

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August 30, 2014 (Frenstat, Czech Republic) – American Nita Englund, 22, of Steamboat Springs, Colorado secured a third-place finish at the FIS Cup Ladies Normal Hill Individual Competition in Frenstat, Czech. VISA  Women’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 29: Supercamp XC Ski Fall...

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August 29, 2014 (Vernon, BC) – It is fall on the mountain. The leaves are tinted red, the huckleberries are ripe and plentiful. Registrations have been coming in from far and wide with 5 Canadian … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 29: Interview w/NNF Director Dave Knoop –...

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August 29, 2014 – National Nordic Foundation Director Dave Knoop a.k.a. “Nordic Dave” of Park City, Utah suffered stroke earlier this month and is recovering at home with minimal lasting effects. The … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 29: Job Opportunity – Crystal Lake Camp...

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August 29, 2014 – This position is unique as the member will be working with two organizations. This dual- purposed position will work as the Susquehanna Valley Velo Club (SVVC) Coordinator and as … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 28: Vasja Bacj Joins Coaching Staff of...

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August 28, 2014 (Park City, UT) – Women’s Ski Jumping USA is delighted to welcome Vasja Bajc as the new travel coach. A native Slovenian and former ski jumper on the Yugoslavian national … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 28: Summer Blog Roundup with Diggins, Bjornsen,...

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August 28, 2014 – For most of us, summer’s a time to relax and dial things back, but for top XC skiers, the “lazy days” are actually where all of the big gains … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 27: North Face Race to the Top...

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August 27, 2014 – USST racer Liz Stephen and speedster Justin Freeman topped the women’s and men’s rankings for the North Face Race to the Top of Vermont, a 4.3-mile hill climb run up … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 27: Rehrl Wins Ski Jumping Summer Grand...

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August 27, 2014 (Villach, Austria) – Austrian youngster Franz-Josef Rehrl has taken the win at the Provisional Competition Round in Villach today. In front of his home crowd, the 21-year old jumped 95.5 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 26: Far West Nordic Hires Roger Chaney...

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August 26, 2014 – Far West Nordic Ski Education Association recently announced the hiring of Roger Chaney as the ELITE TEAM’s first official manager. Roger is no stranger to Far West, having grown up in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 26: IPC Nordic Skiing Announces 2014-15 World...

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August 26, 2014 (Bonn, Germany) – IPC Nordic Skiing have today announced the 2014-15 season calendar, which features four World Cups, including the first ever in South Korea, and the 2015 IPC Nordic … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 25: FIS, German Ski Association Help Develop...

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August 25, 2014 – Thanks to an initiative by the German Ski Association, Cross-Country Skiing is developing in Mongolia. Young, talented athletes will soon be attending their first training camp at the Black … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 25: Canadian Ski Patrol Seeks New Members...

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August 25, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – The Canadian Ski Patrol (CSP), Canada’s leader in advanced first aid services in outdoor settings, is now looking for new members to join our ranks for the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 24: Men’s Rollerski Speed Camp To Be...

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August 24, 2014 – The US Cross Country Ski Team will be hosting a Men’s Speed Camp at the Ski jump complex in Lake Placid, NY on Sept. 5th from 4:30-6pm (Across from … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 23: Kangaroo Hoppet Full Results – USA’s...

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August 23, 2014 (Australia – Valerio Leccardi (SUI) topped the men’s field and Valentina Shevchenko (UKR) was the fastest woman at the 42km Kangaroo Hoppet, Australia’s premier Cross Country Ski Race and the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 23: FIS AUS-NZ Cup and Australian Championship...

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August 23, 2014 (Australia) – The 2014 FIS Australia / New Zealand Cup (ANC) for Cross Country Skiing moved last weekend to Falls Creek in Victoria for the final races of the 2014 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 23: Job Opportunity – Junior Team Development...

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August 23, 2014 (Mt. Mansfield, Vermont) – Mansfield Nordic Club seeks to hire a Junior Team Development coach to lead our top youth skiers toward higher level skiing on our Junior Competition team.
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Aug 22: NENSA Regional Coaches Clinic Scheduled for...

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August 22, 2014 – NENSA is announcing the first of its Fall/winter series of Coaches Clinics. The theme of this clinic will be getting the most out of dryland training sessions – running … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 22: CCC Women’s Committee Female Athlete and...

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August 22, 2014 (Canmore, AB) – Cross-Country Ski de fond Canada’s Women’s Committee is seeking to better understand the needs and wants of female athletes and coaches in order to do our best … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 22: Coaching Association of Canada Supports New...

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August 22, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), as the leader of coach education and training in Canada, strongly supports the recommendations made by the Canadian Concussion Collaborative that … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 21: Madshus to Launch emPower Technology for...

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August 21, 2014 – For this coming 2014/2015 season Madshus is excited about its ISPO-award-winning Super Nano Skate XC boots and its huge technology advance known as Madshus emPower, which also won an … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 21: Organizers Cable 2015 IPC Nordic Worlds...

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August 21, 2014 (Cable, WI) – Organisers of the 2015 IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships taking place in Cable, Wisconsin, USA, from 22 January-1 February, launched their volunteer programme on Thursday (21 August) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 20: Bjornsen Report – Alaskan Summer and...

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August 20, 2014 (Alaska) – Summer on! Somehow this Alaskan summer just keeps summering on!! Normally when I think about summer in Alaska I think of missing the warmth, I think of training … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 19: USBA and USST to Host Fast...

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August 19, 2014 (Lake Placid, NY) – The women from the US Biathlon Team and the US Ski Team are hosting a Fast and Female event in Lake Placid on Friday, September 5th … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 19: US Women’s Coach Matt Whitcomb Webinar...

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August 19, 2014 – U.S. Ski Team’s Women’s XC Coach Matt Whitcomb recently headlined a webinar on Xcountry Live about Performance Testing in Nordic Skiing. In addition to answering questions from coaches, Matt … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 18: CXC Continues Partnership With...

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August 18, 2014 – CXC is proud to announce the continuation of it’s important sponsorship with Rossignol, thru Group Rossignol North America for another season. “We are thrilled to have the support … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 17: Canooks Training in Good Old...

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August 17, 2014 (Stratton, VT) – The Canadian men’s World Cup XC Ski team is at a training camp in Stratton, VT, with new team coach Tor Arne Hetland, a former Norwegian great. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 16: Merino Muster Worldloppet – Hoffman 2nd,...

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August 16, 2014 (New Zealand) – The USA’s Noah Hoffman and Canada’s Brian McKeever landed on the men’s 42km podium in second and third as perfect conditions set the stage for the Merino … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 15: Interview with Tor Arne Hetland New...

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August 15, 2014 (Stratton, VT) – Norwegian great, Tor Arne Hetland, needs no introduction. His storied career as a sprinter began in 1990 and when it ended he had five Nordic Worlds and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 15: Interview with Canadian Head Coach Justin...

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August 15, 2014 – The Canadian team is in training mode and we caught up with Justin Wadsworth, Head Coach of the Canadian National Cross-country Ski Team, to check on the team’s progress, the … READ MORE → 1 comment

Aug 14: Dave Nighbor Joins Lakers Nordic Coaching...

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August 14, 2014 (North Bay, ON) – The Nipissing Lakers Nordic ski team has received a big boost with the addition of a new assistant coach who will join the team for the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 14: Milestone for Nordic Combined as Summer...

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August 14, 2014 – After months of physical conditioning, the Nordic Combined athletes will switch gears and return to competition as the Summer Grand Prix approaches. A dense two-week period with five competitions … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 13: NYSEF Whiteface Climb to the Castle...

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August 13, 2014 (Wilmington, NY) – The New York Ski Educational Foundation and the Olympic Regional Development Authority invite athletes to the 8th annual NYSEF Whiteface Climb to the Castle Rollerski Race on … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 13: World’s First Global Talent Camp for...

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August 13, 2014 (Oslo and Sjusjøen, Norway) – Athletes from nine different countries took part in the global talent camp, where former World Champions and Olympic medalists Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen and Eldar Rønning … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 12: Performance Testing in Nordic Skiing Webinar...

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August 12, 2014 – Matt Whitcomb, the U.S. Ski Team’s Women’s XC Coach, will be the featured guest in an upcoming webinar, “Performance Testing in Nordic Skiing” on August 14 at 5:00 pm … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 12: Job Opportunity – Biathlon...

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August 12, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – Biathlon Canada, the national governing body for the sport of biathlon in Canada, is seeking an individual to serve as a bookkeeper for the organization. This position … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 12: WADA Launches New...

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August 12, 2014 August 12, 2014 (Montreal, QC) – WADA has today announced the launch of its new website as part of its continued drive to make information more accessible to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 11: Justyna Kowalczyk Trains and Races at...

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August 11, 2014 (New Zealand) – Justyna Kowalczyk travelled down under and has put on skis again. For the fourth time, the Polish star is going to spend almost the whole month of August … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 10: American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation Appoints Allan...

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August 10, 2014 (Haywood, Wisconsin) – The American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation (ABSF) has appointed Allan Serrano as its new Director of Race Operations. Serrano will replace Shellie Milford—who served in various capacities for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 09: Kris Freeman Takes on the Top...

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August 09, 2014 (New Hampshire) – So how does Kris Freeman, former top distance skier on the US XC Ski Team, stay in shape? He takes on all-comers at the Top Notch Triathlon … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 09: FIS XC Cross-Country Talk – Celine...

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August 09, 2014 (Anchorage, Alaska) – Norway’s Celine Brun-Lie travelled to Anchorage, Alaska for the US Women’s XC Ski Team’s annual NAWTA (North American Women’s Training Alliance) camp which included dryland training and a week … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 08: Interview with US Women’s Coach Matt...

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August 08, 2014 (Alaska) – The US Women’s XC Ski Team recently held their NAWTA (North American Women’s Training Alliance) camp second training camp in Alaska including a week on Eagle Glacier, and were … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 07: NNF U16 National Training Camp...

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August 07, 2014 (Jackson Hole, Wyoming) – Check out this fun video by Skyler Mullings, one of the athletes who attended the NNF- Supported U16 Camp that just wrapped up in Jackson Hole, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 07: First Steps in Ladies‘ Nordic Combined...

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August 07, 2014 – Before this year’s Nordic Combined Grand Prix competitions in Obertsdorf (GER), the female athletes will take centre stage. One of the athletes who will participate in the international training … READ MORE → 0 comments

Aug 06: Jessica Jerome Wins 11th National Women’s...

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August 06, 2014 (Park City, Utah) – Jessica Jerome demonstrated her world-class talent picking up her 11th national title on Sunday, Aug. 2 with a win in the large hill competition at the U.S. Ski … READ MORE → 0 comments

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