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GLD Junior National Qualifier update

1/9/2012 - By Nick Biac

Snow confiditions may force a relocation of the race. Fortunately, it would be nearby.

WinterSonnenwende will not count for Junior points
WinterSonnenwende will not count for Junior points

WinterSonnenwende will not count for Junior points

12/13/2011 - By Ernie Brumbaugh

The new date for the WinterSonnenwende fits nicely with the Michigan Cup schedule for a number of reasons. The only negative is that it won't count as a Junior Race as it conflicts with the Michigan High School Championships.

45 skiers tie for first in Michigan Cup series
45 skiers tie for first in Michigan Cup series

45 skiers tie for first in Michigan Cup series

10/24/2011 - By Mike Muha

If you raced in the Nordic Fest Season Opener and are a member of a Michigan Cup team, you are now in first place in the individual standings. The VASA Ski Club leads the team standings.

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2011-2012 Michigan Cup Schedule
2011-2012 Michigan Cup Schedule

2011-2012 Michigan Cup Schedule

10/4/2011 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED: The Michigan Cup Cross Country Ski Racing Series features 24 races this year, including the first race of the season in the entire USA.

USA Nordic Opener in Traverse City
USA Nordic Opener in Traverse City

USA Nordic Opener in Traverse City

9/23/2011 - By Mike Muha

Brick Wheels in Traverse City, Michigan will host the first cross country ski race of the 2011-2012 season in the entire USA on Saturday, October 22. The race will run on a short loop, snow courtesy of Zambonis from local ice rinks.

Missing: 2012 Michigan Cup schedule
Missing: 2012 Michigan Cup schedule

Missing: 2012 Michigan Cup schedule

9/20/2011 - By Mike Muha

So where's the Michigan Cup schedule? Alas, Christmas, New Years, the US Senior National Championships and a host of other issues have caused scheduling conflicts that have kept the Michigan Cup calendar in flux.

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Michigan Cup race in October 2011?
Michigan Cup race in October 2011?

Michigan Cup race in October 2011?

3/17/2011 - By Mike Muha

Eli Brown has proposed a Michigan Cup race in October using Zamboni snow to make a short 15-20 second course in Traverse City. Eli wants to get a confirmation early so he could use that in promoting the event to sponsors, nationally, etc.

Vasa Ski Club gets Michigan / Baic Cup; Headquarters wins Brumbaugh Cup
Vasa Ski Club gets Michigan / Baic Cup; Headquarters wins Brumbaugh Cup

Vasa Ski Club gets Michigan / Baic Cup; Headquarters wins Brumbaugh Cup

3/8/2011 - By Mike Muha

The Vasa Ski Club has ended the 4-year dynasty held by the Cross Country Ski Headquarters by winning the Michigan Cup 31,523.8 to 27,674.0 points.

Weekend wax recommendations
Weekend wax recommendations

Weekend wax recommendations

3/4/2011 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED: Wax recommendations from Toko, Fast Wax and Swix (Solda coming soon?) for this weekend's races: REI Frosty Freestyle Finale and the Michigan Cup Relays.

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Vasa Ski Club takes commanding lead
Vasa Ski Club takes commanding lead

Vasa Ski Club takes commanding lead

3/1/2011 - By Ken Dawson

The Vasa Ski Club has a commanding lead over the Cross Country Ski Headquarters in the Michigan Cup Team Standings. But third place is still up for grabs.

No race in Traverse City. Will Huron Meadows come through?

3/1/2011 - By Mike Muha

A replacement race for the cancelled Boyne Highlands Freestyle on the Vasa Trail has fallen through, but if the snow holds, the race could be relocated the Huron Meadows Metropark in Brighton,

Photos from the 2011 Muffin Race
Photos from the 2011 Muffin Race

Photos from the 2011 Muffin Race

3/1/2011 - By Bob Frye

Some photos from the 2011 Muffin Race held at the Cross Country Ski Headquarters in Higgins Lake on Sunday, February 27, 2011.

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