Alayna Sonnesyn and Rosie Frankowski, American Birkebeiner, February 27, 2021
Excellent conditions on the World Cup sprint course, Theodore Wirth, March 15, 2020
Winding down on the Swedetown Trails, April 13, 2021 (Credit: Pete Anderson)

NewWeb Roundup

April 18, 2021
Maui - Jessie Diggins shares a photo montage from her vacation in Maui, Hawaii.
Ski Analysis - David Chamberlain of Gear West writes about their ski analysis and selection process.
Threshold - Chad Salmela has been running a podcast that takes a deep dive into the Nordic world.
Sundbye - Norwegian legend Martin Johnsrud Sundby announces the end of his professional career.
e-LeMond - Greg LeMond rolls out their first two e-bikes and talks past bike industry history.
Like It - NYTimes ran a feature on how to get started running for those that may be running adverse.
Just Move - NPR talks with Harvard professor on human evolutionary biology, debunking myths about sleep and exercise.

Job Openings

April 15, 2021
A number of job openings have been added to the board over the past month including several at the Loppet Foundation, along with coaching positions in Fairbanks, Alaska, and Craftsbury, Vermont.

CXC Spring Congress this Saturday

April 14, 2021
CXC Spring Congress will be held this Saturday, April 17th, as a virtual event via Zoom video conferencing. The agenda will cover a wide range of topics including new coaching certification programs, a Midwest Elite Team, JNQ formats and schedules, Junior Nationals planning, and much more. The sessions are open to all, no cost involved.

Pioneer Midwest: Ski Picking Time

April 13, 2021
Matt Liebsch of Pioneer Midwest is prepping for his annual ski picking venture to the major factories. If you dreamed of getting some of the cream of the crop skis, get your name added to his personal selection list.

Midwest MTB Report

April 13, 2021
Jay Richards' Midwest MTB Report this week covers early season racing action down in Bentonville, AR, as well Puerto Rico, along with updates on the Minnesota and Wisconsin MTB series, and a couple of additional major events for the season.

CityTrail Loppet Registration Open

April 12, 2021
The Loppet Foundation has their CityTrail Loppet event coming up in late May. This year they'll be offering both virtual and in-person events. The 5K and 10K races will be Saturday, May 22nd, with registration open now.

Finn Sisu: Spring Sale

April 7, 2021
Finn Sisu is running their Spring Sale, find 30% off all high-end ski gear including skis, boots, poles, and wax.

Loppet Programming and Events

April 6, 2021
The Loppet Foundation has updated their huge lineup of spring and summer training programs and special events. Find details on Adventure camp, Loppet Cycle Works, Run365, Loppet Nordic Racing, and Trail Kids program as well as a few articles and updates.