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Best Ski Center Sauna in Northeast? by Jon
I'm on a mission to find a true finnish sauna experience (i.e., getting whacked around with a birch branch, jumping in a lake, etc.) and am trying to...
February 27th 06 11:03 PM
by Ralph Scott Go to last post
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The Great Race by [email protected]
If you did not catch it yesterday afternoon NBC did a special on the 1994 relay between Italy and Norway. I thought it was exceptionally well done....
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February 27th 06 04:42 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Lake Placid Loppet & NYS Championships by [email protected]
All - NYS nordic ski racers spent the weekend at The MacKenzie-Intervale Jump Complex, racing freestyle and classic on a challenging 2K loop at...
February 27th 06 04:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Ancient ski history question by gr
Anybody know when actual gliding skiing started? I suspect the really old versions were mostly snowshoe replacements. gr
February 27th 06 02:11 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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NordiX at the olympics? by Chris Cole
Just wondering if there have been any suggestions regarding whether NordiX might make an appearance as a demo sport at the next winter olympics or...
February 27th 06 02:04 PM
by cpella Go to last post
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OK, so who was anyone at the Olys? I still can't tell! No Nat'l ID on hardly any suits!!! by [email protected]
ARGH! I followed some of the Oly XC events but even now looking at the 50k pics I still can't tell who any of the skiers are or which teams they are...
February 27th 06 02:01 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Austrian team tortured for nothing by Stowe-ned
Can anyone point me to a news story with substantial statements by WADA, the IOC, or Italian authorities that anything specifically illegal was...
February 27th 06 12:11 PM
by Jimi Go to last post
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altitude prep by gr
Any drugs (general purchase or prescription) that will help prevent altitude sickness/headache? Planning a trip from 500 ft to 6000-8000 ft levels. gr
February 27th 06 04:24 AM
by Gene Goldenfeld Go to last post
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Last Olympic Races by tassava
Eurosport reports that Austria's Christian Hoffmann isn't going to enter the 50km skating race on Saturday owing to pneumornia. Perhaps...
February 27th 06 03:50 AM
by Gene Goldenfeld Go to last post
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Wild new iceskate-like skiboot/binding? by [email protected]
Check out the iceskate looking boot/binding on the Swede in the 3rd photo down at this...
February 27th 06 03:48 AM
by David Dermott Go to last post
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wanted: 165cm+ pole and/or profit grip/strap by Derick Fay
anyone in the usa/canada have a 165cm or longer pole, swix ct3 or comparable/better, and/or a swix profit grip/strap (R or L) they want to sell? i...
February 27th 06 03:08 AM
by Derick Fay Go to last post
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Birkie Skiers by Mike
Congratulations to all the Birkie skiers that frequent the news group. Whether slow, fast or somewhere in between, my hats off to you!!...
February 27th 06 02:31 AM
by 32 degrees Go to last post
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Norway - Gold for Sportsmanship by Scott Elliot
In the final of the women's team sprint, Sarah Renner of Canada broke her left pole on a climb. Almost immediately she was handed a new pole by...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
February 27th 06 01:57 AM
by Mysjkin Go to last post
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a cross country skiing question by dwjones45
with the popularity of cross country skiing particularly here in the new england area how come this country is not able develop at least...
February 26th 06 11:48 PM
by dwjones45 Go to last post
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Skiers thumb injury?? by gr
I took a few a few weeks ago, twisting my left hand as I fell. I think I pushed the thumb around some, but it didn't bother me a lot the first week....
February 26th 06 09:14 PM
by gr Go to last post
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USST:Order vs. Organization by [email protected]
So, it seems a little disappointing. USSA gave some extra moola, but they probably were anyway. We had one exciting performace, maybe two, but they...
February 26th 06 04:56 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Trip report - Craftsbury, Vermont - 25 Feb 2006 by Lew Lasher
I skied today at the Craftsbury Nordic Ski Center. Conditions were generally good, with the exception of a few well-marked icy spots. There was a...
February 26th 06 12:09 AM
by Lew Lasher Go to last post
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Birkie via satellite ! by bjorn
Okay, calm down it's not THAT good, but here's what I found out. Checking the media info on www.birkie.com, I see that they are going to upload a 30...
February 25th 06 08:36 PM
by bjorn Go to last post
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High altitude: blood clot more likely? by [email protected]
Another semi-OT question... I was raised in Michigan, then at age 25 I moved to Colo and lived in Breckenridge for a year, then LA for 6 months,...
February 25th 06 04:08 PM
by Chris Cole Go to last post
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Vasa Loppet by dardruba
Glancing thru the Eurosport future programmes I see they are covering the Womens race on Sat 4 March and the Mens race on Sunday.
February 25th 06 12:50 PM
by 32 degrees Go to last post
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