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Kraftstaven - the pole of the future?
Kraftstaven - the pole of the future?

Kraftstaven - the pole of the future?

7/30/2008 - By Mike Muha

The Kraftstaven is a new carbonfiber ski-pole with a different type of ergonomical approach. Rather than a straight shaft, or a straight shaft with an offset tip, the Kraftstaven shaft is offset at the top using a long curved pole section.,

Alpina skate and classic roller ski boots
Alpina skate and classic roller ski boots

Alpina skate and classic roller ski boots

6/17/2008 - By Mike Muha

Here's an interesting set of products for the dedicated roller skier: Roller ski boots from Alpina. Light and less filling.,

Bionic Boot
Bionic Boot

Bionic Boot

6/13/2008 - By Mike Muha

What happens when you have an Achilles tendon injury and just have to keep on cross country ski racing?,

Fight hookworm: Donate old running shoes

6/6/2008 - By Running Fit

While your old running shoes may have reached the end of their performance life with too many miles, they still can provide protection against hookworm that afflicts over 740 million people in developing countries.,

Buying my first triathlon bike
Buying my first triathlon bike

Buying my first triathlon bike

5/28/2008 - By Mike Muha

Egged on by Ryan Robinson and Yvon Dufour, I entered a couple sprint triathlons last year. Who can't swim half a mile, bike 12.5 miles, and run 5K? Well, I got the tri-bug...,

Cross country equipment sales up 26%

5/15/2008 - By SnowSports Industries America

This season’s heavy snowfall created excellent conditions for cross country skiing as reflected by the 26% increase in cross country equipment unit sales.,
CXC offers X-Country DVD
CXC offers X-Country DVD

CXC offers X-Country DVD

5/2/2008 - By CXC Skiing

The story begins in Val Senales, a small ski resort in the heart of Tyrol, where the final preparations for the up-coming season takes place. Everyday is the same and consists of eating, training, sleeping, eating. But the hardest part is yet to come..., ,

Technical look at the Go Faster system
Technical look at the Go Faster system

Technical look at the Go Faster system

4/15/2008 - By Mike Muha

The Go Faster boot and binding system is sufficiently different from traditional systems that I thought you might be interested in a technical overview.,

It's summer ski prep time

4/3/2008 - By Mike Muha

It's pretty much the end of the season in southeast Michigan. Time to summer wax the skis, throw the klisters in the freezer, buy some wax, and put on the rollerski ferrules.,

Annual 20% OFF SOLDA Wax SALE

3/24/2008 - By Bert Hinkley

WebSkis is now offering 20% off all of our in-stock SOLDA wax! This includes all of SOLDA's amazing wax additives, sprays and powders. We're also discounting all brands of kick wax by 20%!,

Rossi announces RED-WHITE-BLUE program

3/20/2008 - By Ira Edwards

The RED-WHITE- BLUE Support Program is designed as an incentive plan for those athletes and programs that are truly serious about ski racing. It is also a feeder program for our Elite Team, which is in turn a feeder to the US Ski Team.,

Nordic sales up this season

3/15/2008 - By SnowSports Industries America

Nordic equipment, including skis, boots, bindings and poles, sold through speciality shops increased 31% in units and in dollars.,

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WED, FEB 20, 2019

Nordic Ski Nights
Nubs Nob, Harbor Springs, MI

THU, FEB 21, 2019

Barnebirkie Youth Ski Tour
Hayward, Wisconson

Junior Birkie
Hayward, Wisconson

FRI, FEB 22, 2019

Adaptive Birkie
Wheeler Road to Hayward, Wisconson

Kortelopet Classic and Skate 29K
OO Trailhead to Downtown Hayward, Wisconson

Prince Haakon 15K
Mosquito Brook Road to Hayward, Wisconson

SAT, FEB 23, 2019

American Birkebeiner
Telmark to Hayward, Wisconson

Team NordicSkiRacer Junior Ski Club skiing
Huron Meadows Metropark, Brighton, MI

Mason Tract Ski Tour (Michigan Backcountry Ski Series)
Chase Bridge Rd. Trailhead, Mason Tract Pathway, Roscommon, MI

Wild Woods Loppet
Wildwood Pathway, West parking lot, between Petoskey and Indian River on Wildwood Road

Boyne Vistas 10K Freestyle
Boyne Mountain, Boyne Falls, MI

Free Cross Country Ski Lesson (XCHQ)
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

SUN, FEB 24, 2019

26th Annual Junior Muffin Team Sprint Relay - Freestyle
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

TUE, FEB 26, 2019

Tech Trails Citizen’s Night Race Series
Michigan Tech Trails, Houghton, MI

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