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Kris Freeman rollerskis, John and Zach Caldwell provide commentary
Kris Freeman rollerskis, John and Zach Caldwell provide commentary

Kris Freeman rollerskis, John and Zach Caldwell provide commentary

10/2/2012 - By Mike Muha

John Caldwell supervises Kris Freeman's 3 x 5K pace session. Video by Zach Caldwell. Great commentary and stories by John about halfway through.

CXC Skiing Citizen Technique Camps - 3 New Locations

9/3/2012 - By Yuriy Gusev

These camps are designed for citizen skiers of all ages and abilities, focuse on technique, bust bad habits, and build new skills. The camps are in Illinois, Wisconson, and Minnesota.

CXC Coaches Conference on October 19
CXC Coaches Conference on October 19

CXC Coaches Conference on October 19

8/22/2012 - By Yuri Gusev

CXC Coaches Conference will bring together coaches, educators, organizations and sport scientists together to educate, collaborate and share research, best practices and new ideas. All are invited.

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CXC Girls: We love Justin Bieber
CXC Girls: We love Justin Bieber

CXC Girls: We love Justin Bieber

8/22/2012 - By Mike Muha

The CXC girls team travels to Colorado to Telluride. . . and all around the world! (Did you ever really want to know what happens BETWEEN training sessions???)

Rollerski skate speeds with the US Ski Team
Rollerski skate speeds with the US Ski Team

Rollerski skate speeds with the US Ski Team

8/15/2012 - By UPnordic

USST men's ski team at the Ramsau rollerski track on July 31, 2012. Skate speeds

Rollerskiing with the US and Swedish Women's National Teams
Rollerskiing with the US and Swedish Women's National Teams

Rollerskiing with the US and Swedish Women's National Teams

8/14/2012 - By Matt Whitcomb

The Swedish and US Women's National Teams at a Canada Camp freestyle sprint and, afterwards, some strength and technique drills.

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Canadian Strength Testing Protocol

8/10/2012 - By Mike Muha

There are a couple different tests out there to test fitness. The first is the Medals Test. A second is a variation used by Cross Country Canada. This test is something you can do as well. You just need a friend and an access to a gym or par course.

USSA National J2 Talent Camp Aug 4 - 11 agenda
USSA National J2 Talent Camp Aug 4 - 11 agenda

USSA National J2 Talent Camp Aug 4 - 11 agenda

8/3/2012 - By Andrew Gerlach

The 3rd annual National J2 Talent Camp is set to kick off Saturday, August 4 in Vermont at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center. The camp will provide a great opportunity for many of the nation’s top 14-15 year old nordic racers.

US Nordic Combined Tour de France Camp 2012
US Nordic Combined Tour de France Camp 2012

US Nordic Combined Tour de France Camp 2012

7/30/2012 - By Andrew Gerlach

Much like the peloton when it rolls past at 60kph, 16 athletes, coaches, VIP’s and support staff of the US Nordic Combined Team could have been easily mistaken for a Tour de France (TDF) team as we ascended and descended some of the famous TDF climbs.

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My pedals were barely turning...
My pedals were barely turning...

My pedals were barely turning...

7/23/2012 - By Mike Muha

My longest ride to date was only 50 miles, and most other rides were far shorter. I was feeling less than confident in my abilities in the weeks and days leading to the 100 mile JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes in Burlington, Vermont.

A summer (on snow) skate in Bend
A summer (on snow) skate in Bend

A summer (on snow) skate in Bend

7/2/2012 - By intrepid1traveler

Better base than usual, but skiing into June at Mt. Bachelor is pretty routine, actually. Altitude is around 6,000ft, or ~1,700 meters.

Summer ski camps for ages 7 to 21

5/29/2012 - By CXC Skiing

From a 7-year-old junior skier to a 21-year-old college skier, CXC offers a variety of camp opportunities this summer to help CXC member athletes across the Midwest and Great Lakes to reach their full potential.

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UPCOMING TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

SAT, DEC 23, 2017

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

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