Nordic Skiing

Wednesday Workout: Team Sprinting with the U.S. Ski Team

From left to right: Katharine Ogden, Julia Kern, Ida Sargent, Caitlin Patterson and Kelsey Phinney navigate the tag zone during a freestyle …

Cross-country Skiing

“Sweden Team in France…Summer Afternoon on the Three-ring Circuit” Video - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

Biathletes are made in the summer. So when it is summer, coaches take advantage of options they would never imagine in the winter. Swedish Coach …

Biathlon

9 Skiers Nominated for the 2018 ESPY Awards

Since 1993, the world's best athletes have gathered to celebrate the year's top athletic performances and victories, awarding ESPYs (which stands for …

Skiing

Controversial oiled-up Tongan flag bearer Pita Taufatofua eyes Tokyo Olympics

New Unicef Pacific ambassador Pita Taufatofua, the shirtless oiled-up Tongan flag bearer at the Rio Olympics, says he will bid to become the first …

Sport (New Zealand)

Microbrewery launches win-your-weight-in-beer 5K

“Worth its weight in beer” might be an apt slogan for the Shawn & Ed 5K Beer Run, the first iteration of which was held on a beautiful evening last …

Running

Staff changes in the Czech national Cross-Country team - FIS-SKI

Czech Cross-Country national team has started the training season with several coaches changes. Vasil Husak has become men’s team head coach, he’ll …

Cross-country Skiing

It´s All about SPORTS - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

<b>Felix Bitterling,</b> from Berchtesgaden, Germany was appointed IBU Sports Director in a unanimous decision by the IBU Executive Board during its meeting …

Biathlon

2019 Canada Winter Games Receives $100,000 Donation to Light River Bend XC Ski Trails

July 14, 2018 (Red Deer, Alberta) – Thanks to a $100,000 donation by Peavey Mart, a farm and ranch retail chain in Western Canada, the River Bend …

Skiing

Nordic Nation: The 'Take a Bow' (50th!) Episode with Marit Bjørgen

The stats are simply mind-boggling. Essentially, Norway’s Marit Bjørgen has the mostest. The most decorated Winter Olympic medalist: 15 total medals, …

Cross-country Skiing

XCSO Roller Ski Fleet Available for Rent

July 11, 2018 (Toronto, ON) – Cross Country Ski Ontario has purchased a fleet of 100 skate roller skis from Rundle Sports. The fleet has 70 NNN and …

Skiing

NENSA Announces Rollerski Tour with Ludvig Sognen Jensen Aug. 6-10

July 14, 2018 – Cross country skiing is an international sport, and with that in mind NENSA is very excited to announce that we are bringing Ludvig …

Skiing

French Female Foursome on le 14 Juillet - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

Le 14 Juillet, also known by as Bastille Day, is the one of the biggest holidays in France; a time for parades, family gatherings and fireworks. Yet …

Biathlon

Team Canada’s Cross Country Squad Announced for 2019 World University Games

July 13, 2018 – Congratulations to the cross-country skiers who will be representing Canada at the 2019 World University Games in Krasnoyarsk, Russia …

Skiing

2018 FS Gear Review: Hjul Classic Rollerski

Hjul classic rollerskis from Pioneer Midwest come in feeling smooth, sturdy, and light on the wallet.<p>In our most recent gear review, the Hjul skate …

Cross-country Skiing

USA Nordic looks to advance from collaboration with Mayo Clinic

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The optimal Nordic combined athlete has not been defined, but Mayo Clinic has started its research.<p>As a part of the new …

Mayo Clinic

Siegel, Althaus and Seyfarth win German nationals - FIS-SKI

The German Ski Jumping championships are already held before the first FIS Grand Prix event of the season and not, as in recent years, in fall. David …

Ski Jumping

A Day in the Life of... Dzinara Alimbekava - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

<b>The women's relay at the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang brought an unexpected victory and Gold medals to the national team of Belarus. For two</b> …

Biathlon

Pink Takes New Meaning for Randall, Recently Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

Kikkan Randall (c) with young fans and her Olympic gold medal after the 10 k freestyle mass start at 2018 SuperTour Finals in Craftsbury, Vt., this …

Cross-country Skiing

Cross-country skiing-U.S. skier Randall diagnosed with breast cancer

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - Kikkan Randall, who this year helped the United States win their first Olympic cross-country skiing title, has been diagnosed with breast cancer, the American said on Wednesday.<p>Randall, who won a gold medal in the cross-country team sprint at this year's Pyeongchang …

Cancer

Wednesday Workout: Masters Strength at Sovereign (with Videos)

Eric de Nys (left) keeping the masters motivated at the end of a ski-striding intensity workout.<p>VERNON, British Columbia — There are a lot of master …

Cross-country Skiing

Amazing Roller-ski Agility Training Videos at Central Regional Elite Group (REG) Camp

July 09, 2018 (Wisconsin) – Check out these very cool videos of roller-ski agility training at that Central Regional Elite Group (REG) camp taking …

Skiing

IBU Executive Board: Continued Good Governance Review and a Rise in Contributions - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

Fuschl am See, Austria. July 10, 2018<p>The Executive Board of the International Biathlon Union convened for its 137th meeting near Salzburg this week. …

Biathlon

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Swimming

Heinz Kuttin new head coach in China - FIS-SKI

Heinz Kuttin, who resigned as head coach of the Austrian national team after last season, will now be coaching the Chinese ladies' team.<p>The long-term …

Ski Jumping

QUIZ: Who is Your Biathlon-Travel Companion? - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

Are you ready to go on <b>holiday</b> or still waiting for a much-needed break? Not sure who to go to or where? Get inspired by this short quiz and find out …

Biathlon

Nordic Nation: The von Ballcap Episode

BEND, Oregon — In this von Ballcap episode, we sit down with newly retired pro-skier Dakota Blackhorse-von Jess in his hometown of Bend. At 32, …

Cross-country Skiing

Kermit And Miss Piggy Are Done - And The Frog Has His Heart Set On Kylie Minogue

There are celebrity couples, and then there are celebrity couples.<p>There are the regulation <i>Love Island</i>, <i>TOWIE</i>, insert crap reality show here couples, …

Kylie Minogue

Paralympian Mark Arendz to Receive Order of Prince Edward Island

July 08, 2018 (Hartsville, PEI) – Multi-decorated Paralympian, Mark Arendz of Hartsville, is one of three Islanders selected to receive Order of …

Skiing

Quentin Fillon Maillet…An Easy Training Day - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

Three of every four weeks in Quentin Fillon Maillet’s training plan are hard. Then there is the easy week, still training, but with less volume and …

Biathlon

IOC Appeals CAS Decision to Overturn Legkov Sanction

July 05, 2018 – The Russian doping scandal that erupted following the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics made headlines again as the International Olympic …

Skiing