2016 AXCS National Masters Coming To Royal Gorge March 19-20 With several feet of recent fresh snowfall to replenish the trails, the world-famous Royal Gorge ski resort is ready and waiting for master skiers from across the USA to visit for the 2016 National Masters coming up March 19-20. Racing will start off on Saturday, […]
FasterSkier intern Eric Byram, of Canmore, Alberta, was one of 10 juniors selected to Canada’s Junior B-Tour, which included two weekends of racing in Germany and Switzerland.
(Press release) Following a yearlong study by an independent sport task force, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association introduced sweeping nordic membership changes with broader offerings and prices as low as $15. This summer the USSA brought on experienced nordic leader Robert Lazzaroni to help grow USSA Nordic programs. A veteran of two decades in the cross country ski […]
EQUAL AND REASONABLE ACCESS FOR KIDS Since its founding in 2009, the Bend Endurance Academy (BEA) has not been allowed to operate its community youth Nordic programs at the Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center. During that time, BEA has run its Nordic programs successfully on public lands at the community-managed Meissner Nordic trails. However, with tenuous […]
(Press Release) Support Our Sport Dear friend of CXC, It is with tremendous gratitude that I announce our 3rd consecutive Year End Challenge Grant, ‘Support our Sport’. Once again, John & Leslie Taylor have teamed up with several CXC donors to challenge us to continue to build upon our successes from last year to further […]
APU Women’s Elite ski team recipient of national grant from the Women’s Sport Foundation http://www.womenssportsfoundation.org/en/sitecore/content/home/programs/travel-and-training-fund/recipients/2015-travel-and-training-fund-recipients.aspx The Alaska Pacific University Nordic Ski Center Women’s Elite team is honored to be a recipient of the Women’s Sport Foundation Travel and Training grant. APU Women’s Elite team was 1 of 33 Grant Recipients for the 2015 year (30 individual grant recipients and […]
NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine – New England Nordic Ski Association and Craftsbury Outdoor Center extend long-standing partnership for another season with Craftsbury signing on as an official sponsor of NENSA and hosting the 2015-16 EasternCup Series Opener in December. “The seasons are shifting in northern Vermont: trail work, event planning, tuning up PistenBullies – and renewing our […]
What do you get when you bring a couple dozen of Canada’s best up-and-coming and veteran skiers together to train? National-team head coach Justin Wadsworth explains, and reflects on how the first-ever Alignment camp went.
Not so fast! Before you bask in the bliss of a rest week after a lot of volume training, the WinSport Junior Team recommends some intensity to flush the legs out. They recently did their workout, dubbed the ‘Early Morning Pain Train,’ at 6:45 a.m. the day after an altitude training camp.