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Cross Country Ski Training News and Tips

Day to Day
Day to Day

Day to Day

8/5/2009 - By Pete Vordenberg

10 days of typical training in Utah with the National Training Group (and a few guests)

CXC Adaptive Cross Country Program Receives Grant

8/4/2009 - By US Ski Team

Central Cross Country Ski Association (CXC) was awarded a grant from the 2009 Olympic Opportunity Fund designed to financially assist sports organizations. It will be used to aid their new adaptive cross country skiing program.

CXC announces adaptive ski program

8/4/2009 - By CXC Skiing

Central Cross Country Ski Association is proud to announce the formation of an innovative Adaptive Ski Program available for individuals with physical disabilities throughout the Midwest.

Sports Medley Training Sessions

7/30/2009 - By Justin Demers

Any racer has been in the situation where he wants or must go for a social ride, run, rollerski or hike - not optimal for training. There are two obvious solutions to this problem: decline or mix it up.

VO2 and all that jazz

7/27/2009 - By Edward McCarthy

You start out pretty easy. It gradually gets faster, then it starts to suck, and then it's over.

Alaskan Regional Elite Group camp
Alaskan Regional Elite Group camp

Alaskan Regional Elite Group camp

7/24/2009 - By Pete Vordenberg

There have been Regional Elite Group camps in each region this summer. Matt Whitcomb and Pat Casey have lead this charge from the USST side of things and regional coaches have lead it from the club side of things.

Rolling and Poling

7/24/2009 - By Mike Stahlberg

In July, cross-country skiers are as rare as Christmas ornaments. Unless they’re on roller skis like Lars Floras and his friends. No snow is no problem for these elite cross-country skiers.

Lodwick in Car-Bike Crash
Lodwick in Car-Bike Crash

Lodwick in Car-Bike Crash

7/23/2009 - By US Ski Team

World Champion skier Todd Lodwick learned Wednesday that watching the Tour de France can be as dangerous as competing. The U.S. Ski Team athlete was involved in a car-bike collision while riding back from spectating at a Tour stage.

Upcoming clinics, certifications, camps, conference, rollerski and running event

7/22/2009 - By CXC Skiing

Lot of regional and national events...

Combined Team Takes on the Tour

7/21/2009 - By US Ski Team

While Lance Armstrong was chasing teammate Alberto Contador up the climb to Verbier Sunday, athletes of the U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team were previewing stage 17 of the Tour de France from Bourg-Ste.-Maurice to Le Grand-Bornand.

Ready, aim, fire
Ready, aim, fire

Ready, aim, fire

7/20/2009 - By Peggy Shinn, USOC

At 8 p.m. on a rainy evening in June, Haley Johnson is lying on her stomach on the floor, legs splayed behind her as if she were wearing her cross-country skis instead of red Crocs.

Freeman Speaks Out About Diabetes

7/15/2009 - By US Ski Team

Even with intense training for the 2010 Olympics at the forefront of his mind, Freeman is taking the time to speak to youth about Diabetes.

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