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Finicky waxing and lessons learned

1/2/2008 - By Mike Muha

Lucky I arrived at the Holiday Classic two hours before race time. I knew kick waxing was going to be problematic for this 9km race and the first Michigan Cup race of the season.

Photos of Holiday Classic 9km senior race
Photos of Holiday Classic 9km senior race

Photos of Holiday Classic 9km senior race

1/2/2008 - By Mike Muha

Photos of the Holiday Classic 9km Michigan Cup race at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake.,

Photos of Holiday Classic 6km GLD race
Photos of Holiday Classic 6km GLD race

Photos of Holiday Classic 6km GLD race

1/1/2008 - By Mike Muha

Photos of the Holiday Classic 6km Great Lakes Division race at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake.,

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Nightmare waxing condtions at Holiday Classic
Nightmare waxing condtions at Holiday Classic

Nightmare waxing condtions at Holiday Classic

12/30/2007 - By Mike Muha

Cliff Onthank decision to doublepole the race proved fortuitous as he avoided extensive icing problems experienced by many other racers.,

Holiday Classic Update!

12/27/2007 - By Nick Baic

The Holiday Classic will run as originally planned: A classic race at the Boyne Valley Lodge in Walloon Lake. Directions and wax tips.,

Holiday Classic might move, become freestyle

12/27/2007 - By Nick Baic

The Classic Clinic at the Boyne Valley Lodge is on. Saturday's Holiday Classic race could move to Boyne Mountain and could change to a freestyle race if Boyne Valley Lodge does not get more snow.,

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Ernie Brumbaugh recovering from heart attack

12/22/2007 - By Carole Mueller-Brumbaugh

Ernie was released from Spectrum Butterworth Meijer Heart Center about 7:00 PM last night. He still has the pneumonia from aspirating before/during his heart attack. ,

Michigan Cup announces Team Time Trial and Brumbaugh Cup

12/10/2007 - By Ernie Brumbaugh

There's a new Team Points event: the Michigan Cup Training Day at Hanson Hills. And this year will innaugarate the Brumbaugh Cup. Oh, and team rosters are due by January 1...,

MTU inducts Milan Baic into Hall of Fame

9/27/2007 - By MTU Athletics

Michigan Tech will induct seven new members into its Sports Hall of Fame during induction ceremonies scheduled for Saturday, October 27. Included is Michigan Cup skier Milan Baic, known as the man to beat on the Michigan Cup race circuit.,

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MI Cup Changes Race Lineup for 2008

9/7/2007 - By Mike Muha

A couple races move to a weekend with better snow, a new race, decisions about Birkie weekend, and more points for a couple short-dstance marathon events...,

2008 Michigan Cup Race Schedule

9/4/2007 - By Ernie Brumbaugh

Here's the race schedule for the 2006 Michigan Cup cross country ski racing series.,

US Nordic PT Aaron Saari Conquers Alaska's Denali
US Nordic PT Aaron Saari Conquers Alaska's Denali

US Nordic PT Aaron Saari Conquers Alaska's Denali

8/28/2007 - By US Ski Team

The former Michigan Cup skier summits Denali on his 32nd birthday: 'I had borrowed a pair of goggles from Bill Demong; an hour into it. Eventually, the wind, which was cutting through everything, blew the goggles off.',

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