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Positive Coaching or "Why Eli Brown is a great coach"
Positive Coaching or "Why Eli Brown is a great coach"

Positive Coaching or "Why Eli Brown is a great coach"

3/7/2013 - By Megan Spurkland

Packed into the Galena Lodge before the start of the race, Eli introduced me to the masters skiers that he was coaching and said, "This is Megan. I taught her, and now she teaches other people."

Saturday XC Ski Clinic is on at Huron Meadows

2/15/2013 - By Jon Morgan

The Buck's Run trail is in great shape for skating, and the groomers will set track on about 3/4 of the course so we should be able to run a great clinic tomorrow. The ski center opens at 9 for rentals.

XC Ski Clinic at Huron Meadows this Saturday

2/12/2013 - By Jon Morgan

Throughout the XC race season and during the summer we’ve talked to a lot of riders, runners, triathletes, and folks just wanting to get out and enjoy the winter and XC skiing. Many have asked for some basic instruction and advice...Now's the chance.

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Brown and Crocker win Gran Travers 16k Classic
Brown and Crocker win Gran Travers 16k Classic

Brown and Crocker win Gran Travers 16k Classic

2/10/2013 - By Mike Muha

Vasa Ski Club's Eli Brown made it a double weekend, winning both the Vasa 50K and the Gran Travers 16K Classic. Alison Crocker took her second vicotry of the season to win the women's title.

Technique lessons after Frosty Freestyle/Krazy Klassic races
Technique lessons after Frosty Freestyle/Krazy Klassic races

Technique lessons after Frosty Freestyle/Krazy Klassic races

1/3/2013 - By Andy Liebner

I'll be offering technique lessons to small groups of skiers each afternoon after the completion of the Frosty Freestyle (skate technique) and Krazy Klassic (classic technique) on Saturday and Sunday, January 12 and 13.

PSIA Clinics this weekend in Traverse City
PSIA Clinics this weekend in Traverse City

PSIA Clinics this weekend in Traverse City

12/31/2012 - By Amy Powell

Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) is hosting Nordic instructional clinics at Hickory Hills in Traverse City and Jan 5-6. This is a fantastic opportunity to build and enhance your teaching techniques...

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General public can get World Cup coaching Dec 20-23
General public can get World Cup coaching Dec 20-23

General public can get World Cup coaching Dec 20-23

11/21/2012 - By Shane Munro

Canada’s best coaches will share their expertise in a camp geared to the general public, Dec 20-23, following the Alberta Nordic Skiing World Cup in Canmore.

4th Annual SkiErg World Sprints kick off ski season
4th Annual SkiErg World Sprints kick off ski season

4th Annual SkiErg World Sprints kick off ski season

11/19/2012 - By Suzanne Hudson

The SkiErg Sprints is an international race of 1000 meters on the Concept2 SkiErg. This year’s event held November 9-10, 2012, drew 831 participants from eight countries, with ages ranging from 5 to 88.

High School Academics in the summer; Ski Race in the winter
High School Academics in the summer; Ski Race in the winter

High School Academics in the summer; Ski Race in the winter

11/13/2012 - By Bill Hokanson

The Winter Sports School in Park City (WSS) is a private, not-for-profit college preparatory high school featuring an academic session specifically tailored and optimized for high school winter sports athletes.

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2013 CSC Athlete Development Grant

11/8/2012 - By CXC Skiing

The CXC Athlete Development Program identifies and recognizes CXC Skiing clubs for their commitment to athlete development. The goal of this program is to recognize and reward systematic long-term athlete development at the junior level.

Team Priority Health hosts XC Ski clinic Saturday Oct 20

10/15/2012 - By Jon Morgan

Team Priority Health skiers Jon Morgan and Dan Yankus will host a Nordic XC Ski clinic October 20 at 2:30pm in the Possum Hollow Picnic Shelter at Kensington Metro Park. Target audience are bike racers (the MBRA) and runners/triathletes, but anyone is we

Kris Freeman rollerskis, John and Zach Caldwell provide commentary
Kris Freeman rollerskis, John and Zach Caldwell provide commentary

Kris Freeman rollerskis, John and Zach Caldwell provide commentary

10/2/2012 - By Mike Muha

John Caldwell supervises Kris Freeman's 3 x 5K pace session. Video by Zach Caldwell. Great commentary and stories by John about halfway through.

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