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Snow and grooming look fine at Lakes of the North! Gussie Peterson shown skiing on the trail that will be used for The Lakes of the North Freestyle this Saturday.

Snow and grooming look fine at Lakes of the North! Gussie Peterson shown skiing on the trail that will be used for The Lakes of the North Freestyle this Saturday.

Understanding technique violations when skiing in a classic race
Understanding technique violations when skiing in a classic race

Understanding technique violations when skiing in a classic race

12/17/2015 - By Mike Muha

The FIS produced a video explaining some common violations of classic technique in a classic ski race.

Learn to ski at “We-Ski”
Learn to ski at “We-Ski”

Learn to ski at “We-Ski”

12/16/2015 - By Nancy Briggs

The North American Vasa and the Vasa Ski Club will be offering their annual cross country ski program in January at Timber Ridge Resort. This program is designed to introduce families and individuals to the basic skills needed to enjoy the sport.

Potential options announced for low snow at Nationals
Potential options announced for low snow at Nationals

Potential options announced for low snow at Nationals

12/16/2015 - By US Nationals

The 2016 US Cross Country Championships, has announced options for dealing with current low-snow conditions in Houghton, Michigan.

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Basic herringbone
Basic herringbone

Basic herringbone

12/15/2015 - By Mike Muha

The herringbone is used when the terrain is too steep to diagonal stride. There are five basic elements to the herringbone.

Caldwell 6th in freestyle sprint in Davos
Caldwell 6th in freestyle sprint in Davos

Caldwell 6th in freestyle sprint in Davos

12/13/2015 - By USSA

Sophie Caldwell (Peru, VT) was the top American in sixth in the 1.6k freestyle sprint at the FIS Cross Country World Cup Sunday.

Diggins gets 11th in Davos 15km freestyle
Diggins gets 11th in Davos 15km freestyle

Diggins gets 11th in Davos 15km freestyle

12/13/2015 - By USSA

In the women’s competition Jessie Diggins (Afton, MN) skied some of the fastest checkpoint times, but that didn’t seem to fend off the dynamic Norwegian women’s team which snatched up all three spots on the podium.

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Borah Teamwear goes Solar!
Borah Teamwear goes Solar!

Borah Teamwear goes Solar!

12/12/2015 - By Borah Teamwear

Borah Teamwear has completed the installation of a 49 Kilowatt solar array, which will produce about 43 percent of the company’s annual electricity consumption. The system was installed on Borah’s existing south facing roofline and utilizes 160 solar pane

RollerskiShop ships new suspension rollerski
RollerskiShop ships new suspension rollerski

RollerskiShop ships new suspension rollerski

12/11/2015 - By Mike Muha

Clayton Keim of RollerskiShop.com & Pursuit Rollerskis has designed at proprietary Fork Flex™ rollerski fork that utilizes spring steel to create a smoother ride.

Key points to strong cornering
Key points to strong cornering

Key points to strong cornering

12/8/2015 - By Mike Muha

Four tips for getting around a corner fast! And a couple drills you can do to learn how to ski corners better...

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Free classic and skate xc ski lesson in Midland area
Free classic and skate xc ski lesson in Midland area

Free classic and skate xc ski lesson in Midland area

12/7/2015 - By Mike Muha

John Johnson is offering free Classic and Freestyle cross-country ski lessons in the Midland area starting December 13, 2015. Classes fill be offered in December, January and February.

Team NordicSkiRacer's resident artist has solo show
Team NordicSkiRacer's resident artist has solo show

Team NordicSkiRacer's resident artist has solo show

12/7/2015 - By Mike Muha

It's hard to believe, but some of us actually have lives outside of skiing! While we dance the Heikki Lunta and wait for the snow to fall, you might catch up with Team NordicSkiRacer's Linda Allen at her solo art show at the Boll Family YMCA in Detroit.

Forbush Heikki Lunta Party replaces time trial
Forbush Heikki Lunta Party replaces time trial

Forbush Heikki Lunta Party replaces time trial

12/7/2015 - By Ann Wagar

it looks like our Demo day weekend is going to be green instead of white. So, on December 12th we have decided to turn it into a mountain biking, hiking, and running day instead. The best part will be the bonfire and snow dancing!

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UPCOMING

WED, DEC 19, 2018

Beginning & Intermediate ski lessons for kids...and a kids race!
Huron Meadows Metropark, 8765 Hammel Rd, Brighton, MI

FRI, DEC 21, 2018

Full Moon Night Skiing
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

SAT, DEC 22, 2018

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

Santa at Trapper’s Cabin! (noon-3:00pm)
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

More events...

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LATEST TRAIL CONDITIONS

SUN, DEC 16

Forbush Corner: Open tomorrow (Monday) from 10-3. The East trail system is holding!! Discounted trail pass - only $10. Come on out and ski.

Huron Meadows Metropark: We will be adding snow to the current loop on Monday and Tuesday. Please be curtious to staff and what until 2pm to come out to ski.
Thanks

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