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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

1/18/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATE #4: Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan races. Fast Wax, Solda, Swix, Toko, SkiGo/Holmenkol... Check for additions and updates later.

GLD JNQ moved to Cote Dame Marie
GLD JNQ moved to Cote Dame Marie

GLD JNQ moved to Cote Dame Marie

1/16/2013 - By Nick Baic

The JNQ races scheduled this coming weekend in Ohio have been moved to the Cote Dame Marie at Hanson Hills in Grayling MI due to lack of snow. There will be a 6-8 Km FS race on Saturday only.

Harris and Crocker take Frosty Freestyle titles
Harris and Crocker take Frosty Freestyle titles

Harris and Crocker take Frosty Freestyle titles

1/13/2013 - By Mike Muha

Ryan Harris took the win in 12k Frosty Freestyle on some of the only snow open in Michigan. Alison Crocker held on to the lead men to take the women's overall crown.

www.hansonhills.org
2013 Michigan Cup Schedule
2013 Michigan Cup Schedule

2013 Michigan Cup Schedule

1/12/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED AGAIN! The Krazy Klassic 12K classic race at Huron Meadows Metropark in Brighton, MI has been postponed one week, from Sunday Jan 13 to Sunday Jan 20. The Michigan Cup Cross Country Ski Race Series schedule for to 2012-2013 season. Think Snow!

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.

GLD skiers complete 2 out of 4 required races
GLD skiers complete 2 out of 4 required races

GLD skiers complete 2 out of 4 required races

1/9/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED: Yesterday's freestyle sprint race and today's classic race at the Boyne Valley Lodge were the first opportunities for junior skiers to earn points toward Junior Nationals in Alaska. Previous Junior National Qualifying races have been cancelled.

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Plenty of snow for the Frosty Freestyle and Krazy Klassic races
Plenty of snow for the Frosty Freestyle and Krazy Klassic races

Plenty of snow for the Frosty Freestyle and Krazy Klassic races

1/8/2013 - By Mike Muha

Worried about the warming trend this week? We have lots of snow and even more man-made snow. You will be racing!

Photos: GLD Junior National Qualifier
Photos: GLD Junior National Qualifier

Photos: GLD Junior National Qualifier

1/8/2013 - By Peter Bruning

Peter Bruning's photos from the Great Lakes District Junior National Qualifer at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake on Saturday January 5, 2013.

Juniors race for spots at Junior Nationals
Juniors race for spots at Junior Nationals

Juniors race for spots at Junior Nationals

1/6/2013 - By Mike Muha

The first day of the Junior National Qualifier race at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake is over. The day started with freestyle sprint prelims: a 1km freestyle loop with the top 24 males and females moving on to the elimination rounds.

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37 teams complete in 6-hour team relay
37 teams complete in 6-hour team relay

37 teams complete in 6-hour team relay

1/6/2013 - By Mike Muha

Seventeen coed teams, 17 male teams and 3 all-women teams competed in the 2013 Six Hour Team Relay at Hanson Hills Recreation Area.

Racer view: Hat-cam video on the Tour de Ski
Racer view: Hat-cam video on the Tour de Ski

Racer view: Hat-cam video on the Tour de Ski

1/3/2013 - By Doug Cornell

Team NordicSkiRacer Doug Cornell races the sprint qualifier at the 2012 Tour de Ski cross country ski stage race at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake.

Photos: Tour de Ski
Photos: Tour de Ski

Photos: Tour de Ski

1/2/2013 - By Peter Bruning

Peter Bruning's photos from the Tour de Ski at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake on Saturday December 29, 2012. There are photos from two events: the sprint races and the hill climb.

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