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Gatineau’s Club Skinouk will host the Haywood NorAm Multi-stage Eastern Canadian Championships on February 11-12-13, 2011. Races will be held on Nakkertok-South trails, in Cantley, Quebec.  Club Skinouk will be hosting its fourth Eastern Canadian Championships since 2005. The Championships take on a new format this year by spanning over three days in a mini tour de ski series. The Event winners will be crowned at the conclusion of the three races as they cross...

On the Canadian Nor-Am Circuit, things are going to be drastically different this year, both in the athletes competing, and in the events they will be contesting. Here are three things to watch for: 1)      New race formats! Cross Country Canada (CCC) has gone mad for the mini-tour concept, and with three on the schedule, expect some interesting results. 2)      New faces. After a home Olympics, many of the top Canadian domestic skiers, both male...

This weekend’s Alberta Cup in Canmore, Alberta, hosted a distance skate and a classic sprint.  The fastest Canadian racers who were not already on the World Cup competed, including the racers who had placed in the top spots at the West Yellowstone Supertours. Dasha Gaiazova and Shayla Swanson, who took first and third at the West Yellowstone sprints,  finished first and second at Canmore, with Andrea Dupont placing 3rd. In the men’s sprint, Phil Widmer topped the results.  Frédéric...