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Michigan Cup rules change for 2009

10/30/2008 - By Ernie Brumbaugh

A new race at Champion Hill has been added to the calendar, junior scoring has changed, and the Michigan Cup makes some recommendations to race organizers.

Olympian Lindsey Dehlin holds clinic in Traverse City
Olympian Lindsey Dehlin holds clinic in Traverse City

Olympian Lindsey Dehlin holds clinic in Traverse City

10/27/2008 - By Bryce Dreeszen

The North American Vasa sponsored "We Ski", a pre-season cross-country ski training clinic, lead by Olympic cross-country skier, Lindsey Weier Dehlin.

Exceptional Fall Technique Clinic
Exceptional Fall Technique Clinic

Exceptional Fall Technique Clinic

10/14/2008 - By Mike Muha

Mix a small group of skiers, coffee, VO2 testing, extensive dryland and rolleski drills, video, Dartfish video analysis, and a great coach, and you get one of the best technique clinics ever.

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CAT Ski World Qualifier
CAT Ski World Qualifier

CAT Ski World Qualifier

10/9/2008 - By Bob Frye

Photos from the 2008 C.A.T. Ski World Cup Qualifier. Winner: Dale Niggeman, 2nd place: Steve Karlsen. Plus: CAT Skis at the National Cherry Festival?

Hammer Nurtition sponsors Oct 11-12 technique clinic
Hammer Nurtition sponsors Oct 11-12 technique clinic

Hammer Nurtition sponsors Oct 11-12 technique clinic

10/3/2008 - By Mike Muha

Hammer Nutrition has a great set of goodies for skiers coming to the Oct 11-12 Cross Country Ski Technique Clinic in southeast Michigan. Hammer will be providing samples for a full range of fueling and recovery products.

GLD 2009 Junior Olympic qualifying schedule

9/22/2008 - By Nick Baic

Following is the 2008/9 GLD JO Qualifying Schedule. I will follow up with the slight rules tweak we have for the qualifying procedure (essentially a hange in points level for OJ class).

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The Simple Life of a Cross Country Ski Racer in Ohio
The Simple Life of a Cross Country Ski Racer in Ohio

The Simple Life of a Cross Country Ski Racer in Ohio

9/3/2008 - By Mike Muha

Michigan Cup racer Kelly Mikolajczyk has started a blog to chronicle "the adventures of a female cross country ski racer who lives and trains in the Cleveland Ohio area."

2009 Michigan Cup Race Calendar

8/14/2008 - By Michigan Cup Committee

The Michigan Cup Committee has approved the race calendar for the 2008-2009 Michigan Cup cross country ski racing series.

Rolling on the AuSable River
Rolling on the AuSable River

Rolling on the AuSable River

7/26/2008 - By Terry Foster, Detoit News

Lynne Witte of Mt. Clemens learned to appreciate the beautiful parts of the AuSable River Canoe Marathon that begins in the streets of Grayling, Mich., and ends in Oscoda, Mich. But it took a while.,

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XC skier wins two canoe races

7/9/2008 - By Mike Terrell

XC ski and Michigan Cup racer Andy Triebold won both the the five-lap sprint race and the tandem Outback Steakhouse Canoe Race over the weekend.,

Team NordicSkiRacer wins inaugural Brumbaugh Cup

4/4/2008 - By Ernie Brumbaugh

In a new competition within the Michigan Cup designed to reward the team with the strongest high level competitors, Team NordicSkiRacer.com edged Hanson Hills/Cross Country Ski Shop in the 2008 Brumbaugh Cup.,

MI Cup Sprints earn $1000 for American Heart Association
MI Cup Sprints earn $1000 for American Heart Association

MI Cup Sprints earn $1000 for American Heart Association

4/4/2008 - By Mike Muha add Justin Andre

We were able to donate $1,000.07 to the American Heart Association. This was helped by the 25% increase in the number of skiers racing over our 2007 inaugural year.,

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