Registration is now open for the 2009 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships in Anchorage, Alaska.
Racing begins January 3 with the sprints (classic) and continues on January 5 (10/15km freestyle), January 7 (5/10km classic), and January 8 (team sprint, freestyle).
Skiers can register at www.anchoragenordicski.com/nationals09/registration.htm All races will be at Kincaid Park, which added 2 inches of snow today. The championships are hosted by the Nordic Ski Association of Anchorage and the Municipality of Anchorage. Details on the venue, lodging and other Anchorage activities are available at www.anchoragenordicski.com/nationals09/
Race fees will increase after December 20, 2008. Coaches can register multiple skiers.