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Wax Recommendations for this weekend's races
Wax Recommendations for this weekend's races

Wax Recommendations for this weekend's races

1/10/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATE 1: Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan races. Fast Wax, Solda, Swix, Toko, SkiGo/Holmenkol... Check for additions and updates later.

Photos from the Frosty Freestyle, kids and adults
Photos from the Frosty Freestyle, kids and adults

Photos from the Frosty Freestyle, kids and adults

1/20/2012 - By Denise Semion

Photos of the 2012 Frosty Freestyle by Denise Semion of the Huron-Clinton Metroparks.

Photos from the Frosty Freestyle Kids Race
Photos from the Frosty Freestyle Kids Race

Photos from the Frosty Freestyle Kids Race

1/20/2012 - By Ken Grybel II

Forty-five kids arrived at Huron Meadows at 8:00am, got their skis, and headed out to the start line to race in the first ever Frosty Freestyle Kids Race. Frosty the Snowman was their to cheer them on!

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UPDATED: Photos from the Krazy Klassic
UPDATED: Photos from the Krazy Klassic

UPDATED: Photos from the Krazy Klassic

1/20/2012 - By Mike Muha

It WAS Krazy! Who holds a classic cross country ski race without set tracks? We do! (I added the link to the photos - DUH!)

Video: Krazy Klassic 10K
Video: Krazy Klassic 10K

Video: Krazy Klassic 10K

1/19/2012 - By Mike Muha

It WAS Krazy! Who holds a classic cross country ski race without set tracks? We do! Dan Yankus (Team NordicSkiRacer) added a second victory this weekend, and Tracy Hardin (Straits Striders) was the women's champion.

Videos: REI Frosty Freestyle  Men's and Women's 10K
Videos: REI Frosty Freestyle  Men's and Women's 10K

Videos: REI Frosty Freestyle Men's and Women's 10K

1/17/2012 - By Mike Muha

Dan Yankus and Cheryl Darnton both pull away from the field to win their respective divisions in the 2012 REI Frosty Freestyle

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Vidoes: Frosty Freestyle  Men's and Women's 5K
Vidoes: Frosty Freestyle  Men's and Women's 5K

Vidoes: Frosty Freestyle Men's and Women's 5K

1/16/2012 - By Mike Muha

Team NordicSkiRacer's Lindsey MacDonald wins the 5k Frosty Freestyle cross country ski race, leading the entire race. Brothers Nikolaas and Vincent Vermeulen finish 1-2 in the men's 5k.

Yankus and Hardin doublepole to Krazy Klassic wins
Yankus and Hardin doublepole to Krazy Klassic wins

Yankus and Hardin doublepole to Krazy Klassic wins

1/15/2012 - By Mike Muha

No tracks were set, but that didn't hold any racers back. Many racers did more doublepoling than they'd ever done before, seeing what their upper body was made of.

Darnton and Yankus win big in Frosty Freestyle
Darnton and Yankus win big in Frosty Freestyle

Darnton and Yankus win big in Frosty Freestyle

1/15/2012 - By Mike Muha

It was a hard race over a relatively flat course, with no place to rest and no place to hide. Conditions ranged from a foot of hard packed snow to icy-snow barely covering the grass. But the competition was spectacular.

Frosty Freestyle updates start times for tomorrow's race

1/13/2012 - By Mike Muha

We'll be racing laps on the kilometer-and-a-half loop. To reduce congestion, we are dividing the race into multiple races starting a different times.

Weather looking up for Frosty Freestyle
Weather looking up for Frosty Freestyle

Weather looking up for Frosty Freestyle

1/12/2012 - By Mike Muha

The forecast is for droping temperatures, 2-5 inches of natural snow, plus the snow from two snow guns.

Huron Meadows Metropark is grooming trails for ski races this weekend
Huron Meadows Metropark is grooming trails for ski races this weekend

Huron Meadows Metropark is grooming trails for ski races this weekend

1/11/2012 - By Bill Laitner

Neither Tuesday's springlike sunshine, nor temperatures above the norm all month in metro Detroit, nor gloom of rain predicted tonight will keep Adam Haberkorn from his appointed rounds -- spreading artificial snow for Saturday's ski races in Brighton.

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