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Cross Country Ski Training News and Tips

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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Monster Placid Post 2008
Monster Placid Post 2008

Monster Placid Post 2008

10/9/2008 - By Pete Vordenberg

Lots of photos of lots of racers training in Lake Placid...

CAT Ski World Qualifier
CAT Ski World Qualifier

CAT Ski World Qualifier

10/9/2008 - By Bob Frye

Photos from the 2008 C.A.T. Ski World Cup Qualifier. Winner: Dale Niggeman, 2nd place: Steve Karlsen. Plus: CAT Skis at the National Cherry Festival?

More on dartfish video analysis at Fall Technique Clinic
More on dartfish video analysis at Fall Technique Clinic

More on dartfish video analysis at Fall Technique Clinic

10/8/2008 - By Mike Muha

Here are some photos what show the power of Dartfish video analysis in improving your ski technique. Only at the Fall Technique Clinc on Saturday and Sunday, Oct 11-12.

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Details of VO2 testing this Friday
Details of VO2 testing this Friday

Details of VO2 testing this Friday

10/8/2008 - By Mike Muha

Friday' Fall Clinic VO2 Max testing: what will you get? Accurate threshold levels, individual training intensity levels, oxygen utilization efficiency, and detail results.

Extending the narrative

10/7/2008 - By Torin Koos

Whistler was a chance to chase stars. January, the time I next return, is another.

Women-only ski clinics
Women-only ski clinics

Women-only ski clinics

10/7/2008 - By CXC Skiing

The CXC Elite Team Ladies in conjunction with Ski & Tea will run a series of fall and winter XC ski clinics on the birkie trail for all women.

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Yuriy Gusev headlines fall clinic
Yuriy Gusev headlines fall clinic

Yuriy Gusev headlines fall clinic

10/6/2008 - By Mike Muha

The head coach for this fall's ski technique clinic is Yuriy Gusev, a long time, experienced coach with an extensive background in education, racing, coaching and organization.

Hammer Nurtition sponsors Oct 11-12 technique clinic
Hammer Nurtition sponsors Oct 11-12 technique clinic

Hammer Nurtition sponsors Oct 11-12 technique clinic

10/3/2008 - By Mike Muha

Hammer Nutrition has a great set of goodies for skiers coming to the Oct 11-12 Cross Country Ski Technique Clinic in southeast Michigan. Hammer will be providing samples for a full range of fueling and recovery products.

US Biathletes Head to Utah

10/2/2008 - By US Biathlon Association

New Gloucester, ME. The US Biathlon Team heads to Utah later this week for their final dry-land training camp, before beginning snow training in November.

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UPCOMING TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

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