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Olympian Lindsey Dehlin holds clinic in Traverse City
Olympian Lindsey Dehlin holds clinic in Traverse City

Olympian Lindsey Dehlin holds clinic in Traverse City

10/27/2008 - By Bryce Dreeszen

The North American Vasa sponsored "We Ski", a pre-season cross-country ski training clinic, lead by Olympic cross-country skier, Lindsey Weier Dehlin.

Team
Team

Team

10/23/2008 - By Lindsey Dehlin

Cross country skiing is (most of the time) an individual sport. The season can get long sometimes, but surrounding yourself with a great support network can make all the difference.

10 minute skate drills
10 minute skate drills

10 minute skate drills

10/22/2008 - By Mike Muha

Here's a set of dryland skate drills we learned from CXC Directory Yuriy Gusev. The skills required progresses with each drill - do the first drill, than add in the lesson of the second drill, which are added the third and so on.

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Plan your Thanksgiving week in West Yellowstone
Plan your Thanksgiving week in West Yellowstone

Plan your Thanksgiving week in West Yellowstone

10/20/2008 - By Sara Hoovler

The Yellowstone Ski Festival has released the schedule of events for November 24th through the 28th. Ski clinics, waxing clinics, yoga, pilates, biathlon, SuperTour, ski show, kids programs - something for everyone.

CXC Elite Team trains at Lake Placid
CXC Elite Team trains at Lake Placid

CXC Elite Team trains at Lake Placid

10/18/2008 - By Kristina Owen and Heather Zimmerman

The CXC Elite Team recently completed a two week monthly camp in Lake Placid, NY at the Olympic Training Center. "The only problem with the weather was that is was cool enough that none of the boys took off their shirts."

Placid Wrap
Placid Wrap

Placid Wrap

10/17/2008 - By Andy Newell, Lindsay Williams, Garrott Kuzzy

The Olympic Training center in Lake Placid smells like crap. Seriously, it does. But that’s a good thing, because it means the Nordies are in town for the annual intensity training camp.

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Q&A: Andy Newell

10/17/2008 - By US Ski Team

Andy's life reflects that of an athlete completely dedicated to all things cross country. But, as he'll say often, a life spent devoted to cross country skiing isn't what some people think it is - it's fun.

Lindsey Weir Dehlin to lead ski clinic, Oct 24-25

10/16/2008 - By North American Vasa

Olympian Lindsey Weir Dehlin will lead a Nordic Ski Clinic on October 24-25 in Traverse City, MI. There are three sessions geared to different levels of experience.

Exceptional Fall Technique Clinic
Exceptional Fall Technique Clinic

Exceptional Fall Technique Clinic

10/14/2008 - By Mike Muha

Mix a small group of skiers, coffee, VO2 testing, extensive dryland and rolleski drills, video, Dartfish video analysis, and a great coach, and you get one of the best technique clinics ever.

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Unforeseen challenges on the way to New York

10/14/2008 - By Colin Abbott

I was aiming to qualify for the 2009 World Junior Championships to ensure a spot on the Canadian team. Unfortunately, fate was about to shove a stick in my spokes, the night before I was supposed to leave.

Great video from Lake Placid
Great video from Lake Placid

Great video from Lake Placid

10/13/2008 - By Chris Mallory (I think)

A speed session and double pole intervals on rollerskis at the Lake Placid XC Ski training camp from a week ago. Fast! and loud!

Lake Placid Update - with video
Lake Placid Update - with video

Lake Placid Update - with video

10/9/2008 - By Zach Caldwell

Today was the Whiteface roller ski race (4.5 miles up Whiteface mountain access road), and it was good. But let me back up a bit.

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UPCOMING TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

SAT, JAN 20, 2018

Stretch and Slide: A Yoga-Ski Retreat!
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

Free Cross Country Ski Lesson
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

TUE, JAN 23, 2018

4-H Junior Ski Program
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

WED, JAN 24, 2018

"Cold is Cool": Fourth and Fifth Graders Ski Free!
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