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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 03:00:14 GMT
Kincaid Park to host national ski meets in 2018, 2019  -  Alaska Dispatch News
Kincaid Park to host national ski meets in 2018, 2019. Author: Beth Bragg; Updated: 8 hours ago; Published 8 hours ago. Two big cross-country ski championships are headed to Anchorage in 2018 and 2019 — one that could provide a sneak peek at the ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:01:16 GMT

University Of Alaska Proposes Cut Of Cross-Country Skiing To Stave Off Budget Crisis  -  TVTV
At a press conference Thursday afternoon, The University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen proposed a cut of the Cross Country Skiing program, effective for the 2017-18 season, to stave off the University system's budget crisis. Furthermore, UA has ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:41:19 GMT

University of Alaska budget ax falls on skiing and indoor track  -  Alaska Dispatch News
Andrew Kastning, UAA's nordic coach, is interviewed outside the Alaska Airlines Center after learning about the elimination of the men's and women's skiing. “It's kind of like learning about a death in the family,” Kastning said. (Bill Roth / Alaska ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:04:28 GMT

UAF seeks NCAA waiver; may cut Nordic ski programs  -  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Gary Gray, University of Alaska Fairbanks athletics director, right, and Nick Crawford, UAF cross country and Nordic skiing head coach, listen to University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen during a teleconference Thursday afternoon in the UAF Patty ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:31:46 GMT
Stay, Play and Relax in Colorado's Diverse Winter Accommodations  -  Marketwired (press release)
Never Summer Nordic (Walden). Spread throughout secluded locations within the Colorado State Forest State Park, the Never Summer Nordic Yurts are nestled along a seemingly endless system of old roads and trails for skiing and winter exploration.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:38:53 GMT

Blue Hill backs local resident in bid for world skiing competition  -  Hastings Tribune
Molly Coffey of Blue Hill is pictured with Bob Carper, a local resident who has been selected to compete in cross country skiing events at the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria in February 2017. Coffey and others are organizing Husker ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 07:10:09 GMT

Ontario: Snowhere else you should be this winter  -  TNT Magazine
For cross-country skiers, 26 provincial parks are open during the winter season including Arrowhead and Algonquin, which encompass more than 450km of cross-country ski trails. On the outskirts of Ottawa, visitors can enjoy over 150km of cross-country ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:39:35 GMT

Go Tell it on the Mountain: Big Annual Ski and Snowboard Sale This Weekend  -  Patch.com
The event serves as a perfect opportunity to upgrade, or purchase, some equipment and clothing before the ski season slides in. The sale includes new and used clothing and equipment for downhill, cross country and snowboarding. Two dealers participate ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:12:26 GMT

Snow Scene: Your 2017 guide to BC ski resorts  -  The Province
The largest of the North Shore mountains, Cypress has the highest vertical rise and offers 54 runs — and is the only one of the three mountains with cross-country skiing. New this year for season passholders, Cypress is offering an all-season skis ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:25:47 GMT

Former North Yorkshire ski hopeful finds success away from the snow  -  The Northern Echo (registration)
Steph Cook, 27, from Skeeby, near Richmond, has won her first national roller-ski championship – the summertime equivalent of cross country skiing, which Miss Cook had previously excelled at while studying in Finland. When she was 17 she moved to ...