Yellowstone Ski Festival XC Clinics. Great ski conditions, the Rendezvous trail system and the West Yellowstone ski culture make Thanksgiving week in West Yellowstone the best place in America to transition from dry-land training to on-snow skiing. Train with and learn from an amazing team of coaches (check them out http://www.yellowstoneskifestival.com/clinic-options-cost/ The new 5-day race focused training clinic is sure to be a popular this year. World Cup skier Matt Liebsch, Olympian Erich Wilbrecht and...

The 2009 Bergkönig Trail Run went off without a hitch. The weather was marvelous and the participants were too. Thank you to everyone who came out to run, walk, ski or spectate.  View the results HERE. This race was unique because of the extreme difficulty of the course. We spent a lot of [...]

InStep is a running and walking specific physical therapy and performance footwear place that has many locations the Milwaukee area.  Check out their website HERE.  InStep is much more than just a shoe store and we are very excited to have them on board with our running race. Several items will be donated to our [...]

After a very long car ride, the CXC team made it to Lake Placid, NY, on Monday, September 28th.  We’ve been training very hard and resting well.  The only other nordic team in the training center right now is Sun Valley and we’ve had a little fun playing volleyball and sharing the cafeteria with them.  [...]

Well, we’re in Hayward again. It’s absolutely nuts how quickly the summer is passing! It’s September already and we can technically consider it fall, yikes. Don’t get me wrong, fall is probably my favorite season, with all of the leaves changing colors and the temperature dropping a bit, but I don’t think I’m quite ready [...]

The CXC team is currently in Hayward, WI for our last Midwest camp of the summer.  We got here yesterday and did some VO2max testing.  Today we did some technique on the roller skis and took it easy in the afternoon.  I’m really taking advantage of some easy days before next week when I have [...]

The CXC Elite Team has a new Title Sponsor for the 2009/2010 ski season and hopefully many more.  The name of the company is Vertical Limit and our new team name is CXC TEAM VERTICAL LIMIT.  You can view the official press release HERE. We are very excited about this partnership and look forward to an [...]

The following list is a nation-wide look at the U.S. Ski Team’s Level 100 technique clinics offered for the 2009 season. All clinics are taught by U.S. Ski Team coaches or USSA-trained instructors. Participation in a Level 100 technique clinic satisfies one of several basic criteria established for a USSA coach to become certified at the 100 level. See the following link for details. Clinics are offered for all coaching levels, regardless of whether or...