2014 U.S. Cross Country Championships

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Annie Pokorny Eric Packer Skate Sprint- Qualifying-  This was a tricky morning of testing, because of the cold, lots of waxes/structures seemed to slow the skis down.  The night before I had waxed all the skis with HF blue and X-cold powder mix.  I ended up waxing all the race skis with Jetream blue powder and block over the top, which I thought felt fractionally better in the chewed up snow.  Not all the athletes...

U.S. Nationals: Classic Sprint Photos

The 2014 U.S. Cross Country Championships concluded Friday in spectacular form with a classic sprint on the beautiful trails of Soldier Hollow. Maybe you've returned home to a lack of snow, reminiscing the awesome Utah weather, or perhaps you were living under a rock and missed all the action. Either way we have just the thing for you.

U.S. Nationals: Training Day

Competitors at the 2014 U.S. Cross Country Championships have had two days of rest to prepare for the upcoming 20/30 k freestyle mass start races taking place this Wednesday. Women will ski four laps while the men will ski six, on the same Olympic 5 k course they raced this past Saturday.

Weekend Roundup: Tour de Norway

This weekend was so jam-packed with action, it’s almost hard to keep straight. We’ll give you the rundown of everything that happened, both domestic and abroad, including the finish of the Tour de Ski and the start of the U.S. Cross Country Championships.