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Here's #TeamMadshus athlete @annehartmn getting after some L4 Classic intervals. Must mean racing season is right around the corner...

Fun to get back into the pain cave today a full year after my last race effort! #feeltheburn #momathlete @apunordicskiteam @llbean 📸 Lauren Fritz

Just a few more reps...💪😈 #bjorndaehlie #soremuscles

Moody weather... @andynewellskier @saxtonskier @simihamilton #SnowFarm #SnowFarmNZ @usnordicskiteam @llbean @craftusa #llbean

FIS World Ski Championships in Falun 1993. The famous finish of the pursuit competition between Vladimir Smirnov and Bjoern Daehlie. Two gold medals were awarded. Base of the current photo finish rules were established after that - tip of the boot matters. #throwbackthursday #fiscrosscountry

@simihamilton leaning into that wind at @snowfarm_nz... Still photos can look deceptively nice when the wind is raging up here. #blownoffthemountain #cantgoforward #SnowFarmNZ #SnowFarm @craftusa @llbean #llbean @usnordicskiteam

Ultrarunner Rob Krar Knows How to Deal with the Heat

When Krar ran his first 100-miler, the 2013 Western States 100, temperatures soared to 108 degrees. He took second place and has since gone on to dominate warm-weather events: Krar won Western States in 2014 and 2015, and he holds the FKT of the 42-mile Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim run in the Grand Canyon. …

SkiPost: Bases, Repetitive Stress, UAA

Eriksen Bike Drawing – Halfway Through!

We are halfway through the Bike Drawing fundraiser and over 65 tickets have been sold. Thank you! Help us reach our goal of 200 tickets by <b>October 3rd</b>!<p>…

Fall Junior Open Camp Series

Summer is winding down, which means now is the perfect time to put the hard work and training to the test! As a part of a <b>NEW</b> Fall Junior Camp Series, …

Taylor Fletcher Seventh on Day 2 of Summer Grand Prix

Taylor Fletcher (26) racing to the fastest time on the day and several overall at the Summer Grand Prix in Oberwiesenthal, Germany. (Photo Sandra …

Cross-country Skiing

Winter Park Competition Center Seeking Nordic Coaches

The Winter Park Competition Center is looking for an assistant nordic coach and part-time coaches for the 2016-2017 season. The positions will be for …

Cross-country Skiing

Gwen Jorgensen: Down Time Helped Me Win Gold In Rio

Image Credit: Nils Nilsen/USA Triathlon<p>Everything I've done over the course of the last four years was to prepare me for the moment I stepped onto the sand at Copacabana Beach in Rio. I am a two-time International Triathlon Union World Champion and a 2012 Olympian. And on Aug. 20 I won the …


U.S. Ski Pole Co. Clinic / demo invite 2016

Back at the #SnowFarm! @idasargent @katharineogden @craftusa @llbean #NewZealand #SkiNewZealand #SnowFarmNZ #skiinginaugust

Before @hoffnoah headed to New Zealand, he smoked the @thepeakseries running race up and down @snowbird (3,600 feet of climbing!) to take another win. 💪🏻🏆 #beastmode #pushpeaks #peakseries (📷: @dougjamesphotography)

Love these New Zealand sunsets! First ski in the books with the @usnordicskiteam camp and it was worth every hour of the long travel days to get here! #snowfarm #nz🇳🇿 #summerisover #backtowinter

Gorgeous weather, gorgeous trails and gorgeous speedy ladies! 💪😄🚀 📸Shane MacDowell #southtrails #trailrunning

Don't get carsick on the mountain drive up to the snow! 😜🙈 Some clips to show you what the final leg of our travel day to New Zealand looked like. Now it's time to ski!!!

Oh yeah! 🔙🔛❄️ in #newzealand #enjoythehardwork

French Rollerski nationals in Autrans - FIS-SKI

From 26th to 28th August Autrans hosted French Rollerski nationals. Here a recap with results and videos.<p><b>Ladies' sprint classic</b><b>​​</b><p>1. Marion Buillet<br>2. …

SCSU reinstates women's Nordic skiing

St. Cloud State University will reinstate temporarily its women's Nordic ski team as part of an ongoing lawsuit filed by women's tennis players who …

Unequal Prize Money at Blink Festival Illustrates Challenges for Women's Distance Racing

Tord Asle Gjerdalen (l) and Britta Johansson Norgren (r) after winning the 2016 Marcialonga 70 k classic. In July, Johansson Norgren won the Blink …

Cross-country Skiing

Large Training Blocks = A lot of Coffee, Daytime Naps and Blisters.

By: CXC Team athlete, <b>Oscar Friedman</b><p>Since I last checked in here in Marquette, the CXC Team has completed our largest volume block of the training …

Throwback Workout: Pace-Development Intervals with the NAWTA (Remember That?)

Norway’s Astrid Jacobsen (r) leads Liz Stephen (U.S. Ski Team), Switzerland Bettina Gruber, and U.S. Ski Team members Jessie Diggins, Holly Brooks …

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Five exercises to prevent and treat cycling neck pain (video)

Humans weren’t designed to ride bikes; for starters we were created to have our feet on the ground. Cycling completely changes the weight …

Cloud hopping with @sophiecaldwell and @simihamilton #fischerracefamily #racecode Photo credit: USSA Nordic

Do you know @worldloppet is underway? @kangaroohoppet took place last weekend. Matt Gelso and Deedra Irwin (both USA) won the men's and ladies' race. Full race recap on our website.

Salt Lake City 2002 was the first Olympic Winter Games for @kikkanimal. Since then, she has taken part in 3 more and became World Champion in Team Sprint. She has won 13 individual World Cup competitions and has become 3-time Overall Sprint World Cup winner. After a one year break Kikkan is coming back. #throwbackthursday #fiscrosscountry

Miles of smiles down here in the Southern Hemisphere, where the water spins the other way, the snow storms roll through in August, and the sun rises in the west.