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Sweden's Ripa to retire from Nordic skiing to focus on Para-canoe career


Insidethegames.biz - May 16, 2017
Sweden's Helene Ripa, who won gold at the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympic Games, has announced her retirement from Nordic skiing and will not attempt to qualify for Pyeongchang 2018. The 45-year-old, who won gold in the women's 15 kilometres freeĀ ...
 

Kendal Hendrickson named Girl of the Month for May in Little Falls


Morrison County Record - May 19, 2017
During her high school career, Hendrickson has participated in cross country and Nordic skiing all four years of high school and three years in track. Hendrickson has been a state participant in skiing all four years, was named All-Conference three ...
 

Tips for watching the Pole Pedal Paddle


Bend Bulletin - May 18, 2017
Alpine skiing: Skiers and snowboarders sprint 200 feet uphill through the snow and then race down a gated course on the Leeway run at Mt. Bachelor ski area. Nordic skiing: Next, it's the nordic skiers' turn for an 8-kilometer loop along the Mt ...
 

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NEW Science and Nordic Skiing by Vesa Linnamo


 

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Nordic Skiing books


Powder: The Greatest Ski Runs on the Planet


by: Patrick Thorne
Powder is the definitive guide to the world's top ski and snowboard locations. This comprehensive and visually stunning feast of snow-bound derring-do showcases the very best and most feared descents in the world. Along with classics like Chamonix, Whistler, and Jackson Hole, this book also covers more off-the-beaten-path and exotic locations like the Himalayas, the Atlas Mountains, and the Olympic destination of Socchi in Russia; places that not only stand out for the fantastic skiing, but for the extraordinary scenery found in such uniquely beautiful destinations.
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Two Planks and a Passion: The Dramatic History of Skiing


by: Roland Huntford

Roland Huntford's brilliant history begins 20,000 years ago in the last ice age on the icy tundra of an unformed earth. Man is a travelling animal, and on these icy slopes skiing began as a means of survival.
That it has developed into the leisure and sporting pursuit of choice by so much of the globe bears testament to its elemental appeal. In polar exploration, it has changed the course of history. Elsewhere, in war and peace, it has done so too. The origins of skiing are bound up in with the emergence of modern man and the world we live in today.
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Nordic Notes: Articles on cross-country skiing


by: Stuart Montgomery
Nordic Notes is a collection of wide-ranging articles on cross-country skiing. Some are about technique and equipment, some are about touring and some are about fitness and training. Many others are about topics of general interest: skiing with kids, skiing with blind people, navigating, travelling in ancient snow cats, Nordic walking, Scott of the Antarctic, things to see in the sky and things to be afraid of in Lillehammer. The author worked for 25 years in ski-travel, organising and leading holidays in the Alps, Pyrenees and Scandinavia.
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Park City


by: Larry Warren
This winter Park City Mountain Resort celebrates its 40th anniversary. This book traces the evolution of its success as a world-class resort, a regular stop on the World Cup skiing circuit, and host of the famed Sundance Film Festival. The author opens with the story of Park City's colorful mining-camp days, profiling the entertaining local personalities of that era. It includes a fascinating pictorial record of Park City's last 130 years.
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Getting Started in Cross Country Skiing


Need a beginner's lesson in cross country skiing? Join Kyla as she gets the 5 most important things you need to know to get started in the sport of nordic skiing.
 

nordic skiing stunts HD - fun


Awesome stunts and bloopers on done on cross-country (nordic) skis under self-generated speed and power. Footage from the advanced nordic skiing DVD film ...
 

GoPro Nordic Skiing HD


NEW 2015 Nordic Skiing with GoPro Hero 4 http://nordic-skiing.purzuit.com/video/FlhXYrQLn-U.html&feature=youtu.be Nordic Skiing with the GoPro Hero 2 Camera.
 

Nordic Skiing | GoPro Hero 4


Like/Share/Subscribe Nordic Skiing at Hardwood Hills 2015. Filmed with a GoPro Hero 4 Silver @1080p/60fps. Music: Crimson Fly - Huma-Huma (YouTube ...
 

Nordic skiing training -- without the snow


Deno Johnson, of Nordic Works Ski Club, coaches beginners and more experienced skiers year-round thanks to roller skis. Video by Marlin Levison.