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Jessie

The distance races

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It’s truly amazing what a few days of colder weather, a couple snow guns, and a lot of hardworking volunteers can do to a racecourse! I’m super impressed with how we now have a 2.5 km loop that’s well covered and groomed, and every day I’ve seen people out shoveling…

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Nationals – day ONE!

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Hello from Rumford, Maine! Where the smokestacks create a truly interesting smell throughout town, where the restaurants kick butt and where Mother Nature kicks our butt. We’ve been challenged by a lack of snow and extremely warm temperatures which melted a lot of the existing snow. There were some volunteers…

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Sledding party

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Before flying out to Rumford, I got to get together with all my friends from High School and go sledding! It was awesome and all these pictures are from Anna’s camera. It was so much fun to see what everyone’s been up to and how college is going for everyone….

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Home for the Holidays!

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Thought I’d post a quick recap of last weekend’s shenanigans at the Rossland NORAM mini-tour: The CXC team rocked it!!! We put a lot of athletes up on the boxes and I couldn’t be more proud of our coaches for the fantastic job they’ve done the last 6 weeks on…

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CXC women THROWING DOWN THE HAMMER!

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Today we wrapped up a good weekend of Noram racing. Saturday we had the classic sprints, and today was the 10km skate (15km for men), with results to both linked here. Click on the Haywood Noram’s in Sovereign Lake, B.C. The women’s podium from the skate race – Compton in…

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Silver Star…a ski bum’s paradise.

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Silver star is pretty much a ski bum’s paradise. We’re in a little condo on the side of the alpine hills so if I was a snowboarder I’d walk to the end of the road, stick out my thumb, bum a ride to the top, ski down the mountain to…

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Welcome to TODAY

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Think about it: today is the first day of the rest of your life. So what are you gonna do? Hopefully, something awesome. Personally, the first day of the rest of my life started out amazing. Waking up to a banana-and-peanut butter pancake was a good way to fuel up…

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What a crazy weekend!

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Wow – the last few days went by in a hurry! Here’s the rundown of the weekend: the West Yellowstone Supertour races went on as planned, without any more super cold days to delay things further. Thurday was the double-sprint qualifier, Friday was the 10km skate, and Saturday’s classic 5km…

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