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Great Lakes skiers rock at J2 Nationals
Great Lakes skiers rock at J2 Nationals

Great Lakes skiers rock at J2 Nationals

3/12/2013 - By Nick Baic

The junior skiers from Great Lakes were on the podium at this year's J2 National Championships in New Hampshire!

Near-record year for Great Bear Chase
Near-record year for Great Bear Chase

Near-record year for Great Bear Chase

3/12/2013 - By Michael H. Babcock

It was a near-record year for the Portage Health Great Bear Chase Ski Marathon in Calumet, Michigan, with 493 skiers participating in Saturday's ski race.

Video: Muffin Race...or custom party?
Video: Muffin Race...or custom party?

Video: Muffin Race...or custom party?

3/12/2013 - By Bob Ampulski

2013 Muffin Races at the Cross Country Ski Headquarters in Roscommon, MI. There are two videos, one for the Pursuit Race, one for the 1km kids race.

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Michigan Cup Relay skiers stay dry...mostly
Michigan Cup Relay skiers stay dry...mostly

Michigan Cup Relay skiers stay dry...mostly

3/11/2013 - By Mike Muha

As we turned off the highway to the Cross Country Ski Headquarters, the rain magically stopped. Maybe the Michigan Cup Relays would be dry after all.

Photos from the Michigan Cup Relays
Photos from the Michigan Cup Relays

Photos from the Michigan Cup Relays

3/10/2013 - By Mike Muha

Photos from the 2013 Michigan Cup Relays at the Cross Country Ski Headquarters in Higgins Lake, MI.

Sadie Bjornsen's 18th her best World Cup finish
Sadie Bjornsen's 18th her best World Cup finish

Sadie Bjornsen's 18th her best World Cup finish

3/10/2013 - By USSA

Sadie Bjornsen (Winthrop, WA) came back with a second straight career best World Cup day, finishing 18th in the 10k classic at the Lahti Ski Games.

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Randall win sprint and World Cup sprint title
Randall win sprint and World Cup sprint title

Randall win sprint and World Cup sprint title

3/10/2013 - By USSA

Kikkan Randall outskied World Champion Marit Bjoergen, winning a photo finish by a boot length, to take the win in a freestyle sprint in Lahti clinching her second straight FIS Cross Country World Cup sprint title.

Wax Recommendations for this weekend's races
Wax Recommendations for this weekend's races

Wax Recommendations for this weekend's races

3/7/2013 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED: Wax recommendations for this weekend's Michigan races. Fast Wax, Solda, Swix, Toko... Check for additions and updates later.

Michigan Cup race tight going into Relays
Michigan Cup race tight going into Relays

Michigan Cup race tight going into Relays

3/7/2013 - By Mike Muha

The Cross Country Ski Headquarters leads the senior Brumbaugh Cup competition, and the Vasa Ski Club owns the junior Baic Cup this year, but the race for the Michigan Cup is tight...

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Brown jumps to the front of the Michigan Cup standings!
Brown jumps to the front of the Michigan Cup standings!

Brown jumps to the front of the Michigan Cup standings!

3/6/2013 - By Mike Muha

Vasa Ski Club's Eli Brown jumped the top of the Michigan Cup standings by winning the Black Mountain Classic race last weekend. Amy Powell held onto to her lead to take the Women's Title

Hat Cam: Black Mountain Skate race
Hat Cam: Black Mountain Skate race

Hat Cam: Black Mountain Skate race

3/6/2013 - By Mike Muha

Here is the final "hat cam" video of the season by TeamNordicSkiRacer.com's Doug Cornell. Doug had a lot of fun creating the racing videos this year and he is very thankful for all of the kind words he received from his fellow racers at the events.

Yankus and Carlson win "The Beast": Black Mountain Skate

3/4/2013 - By Mike Muha

While Saturday's Black Mountain Classic was deemed "The Beauty", Sunday's skate race was "The Beast", according to Michael Bourassa. Michael Seaman described the course as "11k-ish uber hilly, with steep ups, and very fast wide open descents.

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