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Vasa Ski Club wins Michigan Cup Relays
Vasa Ski Club wins Michigan Cup Relays

Vasa Ski Club wins Michigan Cup Relays

3/7/2016 - By Mike Muha

The Vasa Ski Club dominated the Michigan Cup relays by winning three categories (both female divisions and the male over 165 division) and finishing second in the other three categories.

Nick Power and Rosie Frankowski victorious at Great Bear Chase
Nick Power and Rosie Frankowski victorious at Great Bear Chase

Nick Power and Rosie Frankowski victorious at Great Bear Chase

3/7/2016 - By Angela Luskin

Nick Power, Minneapolis, MN and Rosie Frankowski, Anchorage, AK took victories in the 50km skiathlon, which incorporates the two different styles of cross country skiing – the classic diagonal stride technique and the freestyle or skating technique.

REVISED STANDINGS: Vasa and Headquarters separated by 23 points
REVISED STANDINGS: Vasa and Headquarters separated by 23 points

REVISED STANDINGS: Vasa and Headquarters separated by 23 points

3/4/2016 - By Mike Muha

REVISED Unofficial standings: The Cross Country Ski Headquarters is just 23 points away from the Vasa Ski Club's top standing:

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Get waxing! Wax recommendations for this weekend
Get waxing! Wax recommendations for this weekend

Get waxing! Wax recommendations for this weekend

3/3/2016 - By Mike Muha

Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan Cup cross country ski race and the Great Bear Chase.

Hamilton and Diggins Podium in Gatineau sprint
Hamilton and Diggins Podium in Gatineau sprint

Hamilton and Diggins Podium in Gatineau sprint

3/2/2016 - By USSA

Simi Hamilton (Aspen, CO) and Jessie Diggins (Afton, MN) led the U.S. Cross Country Ski Team in the opening races of the Ski Tour Canada in Gatineau on Tuesday. Both Hamilton and Diggins finished third in a 1.7k freestyle sprint.

Unofficial Michigan Cup Standings: XCHQ inching toward Vasa...
Unofficial Michigan Cup Standings: XCHQ inching toward Vasa...

Unofficial Michigan Cup Standings: XCHQ inching toward Vasa...

3/1/2016 - By Mike Muha

Unofficial standings: The Cross Country Ski Shop has gained a bit on the Vasa Ski Club. And check your individual standings!

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Kelly Peregrine and Michael Klettner win the Muffin!
Kelly Peregrine and Michael Klettner win the Muffin!

Kelly Peregrine and Michael Klettner win the Muffin!

3/1/2016 - By Cross Country Ski Headquarters

We had one of the best Muffin Races ever this past Sunday, with over 50 kids from ages 3 to 19 competing in the longest standing junior XC ski race in the state of Michigan. The high school division featured an 8km Pursuit race.

NMU takes 12 of 20 spots on CCSA All-Conference Team
NMU takes 12 of 20 spots on CCSA All-Conference Team

NMU takes 12 of 20 spots on CCSA All-Conference Team

3/1/2016 - By CCSA

The Central Collegiate Ski Association named the ten top ranked men’s and women’s racers from the conference for 2016. Northern Michigan University took 12 of the available 20 spots by placing six women and six men on each of the All-conference teams.

Reid and Sarah Goble set course records at Black Mountain Freestyle
Reid and Sarah Goble set course records at Black Mountain Freestyle

Reid and Sarah Goble set course records at Black Mountain Freestyle

2/29/2016 - By John Gravlin

The Beast took on the role of The Beauty as the course conditions resulted in the fastest conditions in the history of the race!

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Eli Brown and Rebecca Davis stride to wins in Black Mountain Classic
Eli Brown and Rebecca Davis stride to wins in Black Mountain Classic

Eli Brown and Rebecca Davis stride to wins in Black Mountain Classic

2/29/2016 - By John Gravlin

Mother Nature's usual tricks included a 10 degree temperature change from race start to race finish and a blistering sunshine when

Vasa Ski Club also leads Brumbaugh Cup!
Vasa Ski Club also leads Brumbaugh Cup!

Vasa Ski Club also leads Brumbaugh Cup!

2/28/2016 - By Mike Muha

Not only does the Vasa Ski Club lead the overall Michigan Cup as of the Boyne Grinder race, the team also leads the Brumbaugh Cup for strongest senior team.

Vasa Ski Club leads Michigan Cup; Men's championship up for grabs
Vasa Ski Club leads Michigan Cup; Men's championship up for grabs

Vasa Ski Club leads Michigan Cup; Men's championship up for grabs

2/28/2016 - By Mike Muha

We have a tie in points for first place overall, with Vasa Ski Club racers Milan Baic and John O'Hearn each having 996 points. Team NordicSkiRacer's Jay Woodbeck is just six points behind in third with 990 points.

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