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US, Norweigian and Swedish skiers on Sognefjell  glacier in Norway
US, Norweigian and Swedish skiers on Sognefjell  glacier in Norway

US, Norweigian and Swedish skiers on Sognefjell glacier in Norway

8/30/2012 - By Rick Halling

For many years, top Norwegian and Swedish athletes have ventured north at the end of spring for extensive on snow training at the Sognefjell glacier in Norway. This spring, more US skiers have made the trip to Sognefjell than at anytime before.

XCHQ Labor Day Sales, Yoga for Skiers, and Ski Walking Clinic, this weekend
XCHQ Labor Day Sales, Yoga for Skiers, and Ski Walking Clinic, this weekend

XCHQ Labor Day Sales, Yoga for Skiers, and Ski Walking Clinic, this weekend

8/29/2012 - By Bob Frye

Cross Country Ski Headquarters to host Yoga for Skiers, Ski Walking Clinic, and Giant Closeout Sale over Labor Day Weekend

Rossignol hires Paul Clark as Nordic Racing Manager

8/8/2012 - By Rossignal

Rossignol’s objective with this new role is to increase retail sales of race product by driving athletes to Rossignol Racing Centers.

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Salice 004 sunglass product review
Salice 004 sunglass product review

Salice 004 sunglass product review

8/7/2012 - By Mike Muha

Thibaut Pinot wore a pair when he won stage 8 of the Tour de France and Team Great Britain Men's 8 rowed to Bronze in the Olympics a few days ago donning Salice sunglasses. Salice Italian sunglasses are now imported into the US by Chi-Town Sports.

2XU Named Official Compression Supplier of USSA
2XU Named Official Compression Supplier of USSA

2XU Named Official Compression Supplier of USSA

8/2/2012 - By USSA

Under the new 2XU sponsorship, U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing athletes will wear 2XU Compression to train and recover.

Roller Skiing - The 1950s Sports Craze!
Roller Skiing - The 1950s Sports Craze!

Roller Skiing - The 1950s Sports Craze!

7/30/2012 - By Mike Mha

Roller Skiing, vintage sports footage from Holland and Germany in the 1950s. Taken from the two British Pathe newsreels.

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USSA, SNAP Infusion SUPERCANDY announce partnership
USSA, SNAP Infusion SUPERCANDY announce partnership

USSA, SNAP Infusion SUPERCANDY announce partnership

7/25/2012 - By USSA

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced an official multi-year partnership with SNAP Infusion SUPERCANDY®, the first-to-market, Naturally Designed SUPERCANDY®.

Waxing on Wednesday

3/7/2012 - By Bert Hinckley

While at the American Birkie I had a discussion with a dedicated SOLDA wax user about waxing for weekend races 3 to 4 days prior to the race. Here's what I recommend...

Atomic has classic focus at Birkie Demo
Atomic has classic focus at Birkie Demo

Atomic has classic focus at Birkie Demo

2/20/2012 - By Rick Halling

Skiers are discovering the joy of classic and Marathons with both techniques are witnessing parity in numbers. The end result of this growth is that manufacturers are putting extensive R & D into classic gear.

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Numbers don’t tell the whole story

2/17/2012 - By Bert Hinckley

Don't get hung up on numbers listed on skis. Most modern skis have ranges in which they will work well. They are not missile parts. Good pairs may differ slightly in any number of parameters and still feel and perform great.

Using Solda S30
Using Solda S30

Using Solda S30

2/1/2012 - By Bert Hinkley

Our old snow in Bend, Oregon, is extremely abrasive and the S30 as a base layer helps preserve the wax, protect the base and enhance the glide. Pretty good stuff and it will not break the wax budget.

Video: The secret to using Toko Base Green as a kick wax
Video: The secret to using Toko Base Green as a kick wax

Video: The secret to using Toko Base Green as a kick wax

1/26/2012 - By Ian Harvey

For conditions between hard wax and klister, particularly when the snow is abrasive or crushed ice mixed with power, Toko Base Green can be the ticket.

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UPCOMING NON-RACE EVENTS

SAT, DEC 16, 2017

Michigan Tech CCSA Race & CXC Junior Cup (Junior National Qualifier)
Michigan Tech Trails, Houghton, MI

Lakes of the North Freestyle
Lakes of the North, Mancelona, MI

Trapper Santa at the Cabin!
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

Free Cross Country Ski Lesson
Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Roscommon, MI

SUN, DEC 17, 2017

Michigan Tech CCSA Race & CXC Junior Cup (Junior National Qualifier)
Michigan Tech Trails, Houghton, MI

Forbush Time Trial
Forbush Corner, Frederic, MI

WED, DEC 20, 2017

Cross-Country Ski lessons at Huron Meadows
Huron Meadows Metropark, Brighton, MI

More events...

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