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Jessie Smith and Maria Frick win Holiday Classic

12/27/2009 - By Mike Muha

Treacherous corners is how one classic skier described the Holiday Classic course. The previous day's freezing rain left the tracks hard and fast. A light dusting of snow caused waxes to ice as racers stepped out of the tracks to negotiate fast corners.

Weekend race wax recommendations

12/25/2009 - By Mike Muha

Race wax recommendations for this weekend's Holiday Classic and Holiday Sprints

Michigan Cup rosters due

12/16/2009 - By Ernie Brumbaugh

This is just a friendly reminder about rosters. They are due in to Ken Dawson and Carole Brumbaugh-Mueller by the team captain , and postmarked by December 31, 2009.

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2009-2010 Michigan Cup Series Race Calendar
2009-2010 Michigan Cup Series Race Calendar

2009-2010 Michigan Cup Series Race Calendar

12/4/2009 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED. A race in southeast Michigan and the Michigan Cup Marathon becomes the Cote Dame Marie Loppet.

Grand Champion awards for Vasa / Gran Travers two-day winners

11/11/2009 - By Jim Datsko

The racer with the best both-days combined time for the North American Vasa Freestyle and Gran Traverse Classic goes home with a new pair of racing skis along with the trophy for winning.

Michigan Cup Series changes scoring, creates Baic Cup
Michigan Cup Series changes scoring, creates Baic Cup

Michigan Cup Series changes scoring, creates Baic Cup

9/28/2009 - By Mike Muha

After a very long and thorough discussion of Team Scoring, the Michigan Cup Committee made several important changes in the way team points are scored. These changes reflect a strong self examination of what it means to win the Michigan Cup.

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CXC expands masters team program

5/21/2009 - By CXC Skiing

This year the CXC Masters Team is expanding programming by establishing specific chapters around the region, including Lower Michigan. CXC coaches will be assigned to each chapter to work with Master skiers in group and individual settings.

The final 2009 Michigan Cup results

4/30/2009 - By Ken Dawson

If you were on a Michigan Cup Team this year you will be receiving the results for the 2009 Season. The results include overall, freestyle, classic and combined along with medal winners and a recap of the season results.

Northern Exposures: From the desk of the NordicSkiRacer.com Alaska Field Office
Northern Exposures: From the desk of the NordicSkiRacer.com Alaska Field Office

Northern Exposures: From the desk of the NordicSkiRacer.com Alaska Field Office

4/20/2009 - By Natalie Dawson

I was excited to become a part of the Nordic community, intimidated to race against some of the strongest “citizen” racers in the country, and completely unsure of where I would wax my skis from week to week, given I was living out my pickup truck.

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Training / Summer Waxing Clinic on Saturday at the Headquarters

4/17/2009 - By Bob Frye

The Cross Country Ski Headquarters Michigan Cup Team is hosting a Training / Summer Waxing Clinic this Saturday starting at 1:00 PM at Cross Country Ski Headquarters.

New Junior Development and Master Program for Lower Michigan
New Junior Development and Master Program for Lower Michigan

New Junior Development and Master Program for Lower Michigan

4/16/2009 - By CXC Skiing

Central Cross Country Ski Association is pleased to announce new addition of Lower Michigan Junior Development and Masters Program. The program will be limited to 12 junior and 12 master skiers to ensure a good coach to athlete ratio.

A few more photos of the Michigan Cup Relays
A few more photos of the Michigan Cup Relays

A few more photos of the Michigan Cup Relays

3/26/2009 - By Greg Worrel

Here are a few more photos (just a few) of the 2009 Michigan Cup Relays...

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