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Vasa getting more snow

2/7/2013 - By VASA

The skiing prognosis for the weekend looks like some of the best skiing in several years. We have a star-studded cast of some of the top citizen skiers in the Midwest including a young lady who won the Women's Mora 50k race in Minnesota last weekend.

2013 Hanson Hills Paintball Biathlon
2013 Hanson Hills Paintball Biathlon

2013 Hanson Hills Paintball Biathlon

2/6/2013 - By Mike Muha

Hanson Hills' Paintball Biathlon attracted a combination of Michigan Cup skiers and non-racer types and featured two ladies from Ohio who really knew how to shoot.

Riley's loop in excellent shape for VASA 50k

2/4/2013 - By VASA

Dr. Jim Woodburne reports that more packing and grooming was conducted on Riley's loop (50km) during the week and it is now in excellent shape. Several skiers have reported that this very scenic section of trail is very skiable.

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Michigan Cup Sprints: O'Flynn, Lipp, Dotterer and Williams on top
Michigan Cup Sprints: O'Flynn, Lipp, Dotterer and Williams on top

Michigan Cup Sprints: O'Flynn, Lipp, Dotterer and Williams on top

2/4/2013 - By Mike Muha

Ross Williams and Erin Lipp were the fastest Junior racers at the Michigan Cup Sprints on Sunday. The top prize for the seniors went to Ross Williams and Erice O'Hearn.

Sprint Teams make the finals
Sprint Teams make the finals

Sprint Teams make the finals

2/4/2013 - By US Ski Team

The U.S. Ski Team wrapped up a very successful weekend of Olympic test events with benchmark results in a team sprint at the Laura Cross Country Ski Center with tboth the Men's and Women's teams making the finals.

Vanais and Powell win White Pine Stampede 40K Freestyle
Vanais and Powell win White Pine Stampede 40K Freestyle

Vanais and Powell win White Pine Stampede 40K Freestyle

2/2/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED: Cross Country Ski Headquarters' Alex Vanias and Vasa Ski Club's Amy Powell took top honors in today's White Pine Stampede 40K Freestyle..

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Stephen takes 8th in Sochi Skiathon
Stephen takes 8th in Sochi Skiathon

Stephen takes 8th in Sochi Skiathon

2/2/2013 - By USSA

UPDATED: The U.S. Ski Team's Liz Stephen (E. Montpelier, VT) skied to a career best eighth in the 7.5k/7.5k skiathlon on the Olympic course.

Kikkan Randall dominates Sochi freestyle sprint
Kikkan Randall dominates Sochi freestyle sprint

Kikkan Randall dominates Sochi freestyle sprint

2/2/2013 - By USSA

Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) left no doubt, leading every stride of three heats to win the freestyle sprint Olympic test event at the Laura Cross Country Ski Center near Krasnaya Polyana outside Sochi in Russia/

18+ inches of snow for White Pine Stampede
18+ inches of snow for White Pine Stampede

18+ inches of snow for White Pine Stampede

2/1/2013 - By Jack McCaig

You can once again revise the snowfall total - to 18+ inches, this time. The trail will be groomed and tracked during the night and early morning hours.

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Three more juniors qualify for Nationals
Three more juniors qualify for Nationals

Three more juniors qualify for Nationals

1/31/2013 - By Mike Muha

With the Junior Noque over, three more juniors have qualified for the 2013 Junior Nationals in Alaska, and 11 skiers have qualified to compete at the J2 Championships in New Hamshire.

Wax recommendations for this weekend's races
Wax recommendations for this weekend's races

Wax recommendations for this weekend's races

1/31/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATE #3, 6:30pm - Waxing recommendations for this coming weekend's Michigan Cup (and other) races, including the White Pine Stampede and the Michigan Cup Sprints. CHECK LATER FOR UPDATES.

White Pine Stampede expects foot of new snow
White Pine Stampede expects foot of new snow

White Pine Stampede expects foot of new snow

1/30/2013 - By Jack McCaig

Snow is currently falling, with a foot predicted before race day. The result of all that turmiol - there will be a race and with potential excellent conditions, dependent upon the snow fall over the next 48 hours.

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