Archives 2020

CXC Online Auction Underway

September 16, 2020
The 5th Annual CXC Online Auction is officially open. Over 100 unique items and one of a kind gear. Bid early and check back often as the auction is only active until Thursday evening, Sept 24th. Funds raised support CXC programs and events.

CXC Rollerski Challenge Leg 5 Begins

September 1, 2020
The CXC Rollerski Challenge now enters the final leg of their summer long series, and it's not too late for you to join in! The final virtual leg covers the distance from Afton, MN to Theodore Wirth Park in Minneapolis, 53K -- and you've got eight days to complete the distance.

Moose Nordic Cable Clinic this Weekend

September 1, 2020
Midwest elite skiers Paul Schommer, Jake and Luke Brown, will be hosting a free dryland clinic this Saturday, Sept 5th in Cable. All three skiers are members of the US Biathlon team and will observe safe pandemic guidelines for the two hour event. Please RSVP.

Loppet Foundation Fall Program Registration Now Open

August 30, 2020
The Loppet Foundation has a large line up of fall training programs available. To determine which program is best for you or to learn how they plan to keep coaches and participants safe during COVID-19, take in their Virtual/In-Person Loppet Sport Fall Training Presentation on Wednesday, September 9th, at 7pm.

Three Rivers Dryland Training Programs

August 26, 2020
Three Rivers is offering dryland training programs at Hyland, French and Hyland Parks this fall. Registration will open on September 1.

Endurance United Fall Junior Training Registration Open

August 11, 2020
Endurance United has opened registration for their fall junior programs. The group will be practicing is smaller groups and following recommended guidelines for a safe training environment.

CXC Rollerski Challenge Leg 4 Begins

July 20, 2020
The CXC Rollerski Challenge now enters leg 4 with the emphasis on distance. Starting in Hayward, skiers have until August 30th to make their way to Afton (hometown of Jessie Diggins) by logging 196K virtual kilometers.

NNF Online Auction

July 19, 2020
The National Nordic Foundation is running their online auction now through July 29th. Check out the unique items and bid, proceeds benefit junior development and racing.

CXC Rollerski Challenge Enters Leg 3

July 13, 2020
CXC has entered leg 3 of their summer long rollerski challenge. The third leg is a short 55K segment, virtually running from Cable to Hayward. You've got until July 19th to log the distance. Plus check out their photo album from leg 2.

Vakava Juniors Free Virtual Summer Training Program Starts June 15th

June 11, 2020
Vakava Juniors Summer Training program is going virtual for 2020, and it will be free of charge. Get weekly training plans, video analysis, online meetings, and more. (Adults are welcome as well!)

LNR Summer Training Info Meeting this Wednesday

May 18, 2020
Join coaches Chris Harvey and Piotr Bednarski for an online video conference this Wednesday at 7 pm where they will review Loppet Nordic Racing's 2020 summer training plans and how they will be adapting training groups to keep everyone safe in the COVID19 world. Summer training starts Monday June 8th.

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Coronavirus Update: Junior Summer Training Plans

May 8, 2020
With this spring anything but normal, Luke Brown checks in with some of the Midwest junior programs to see how their coping with the pandemic and what their plans are for summer training.