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Come to Canada!

The Tour de Ski wrapped up yesterday with the final stage – a brutal skate race up a steep alpine ski hill.

Thanks to “Skiing Vinnie” for posting both the men’s and women’s races on his YouTube channel.

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2 Unconventional Ways to Improve Your Nordic Skiing

Here’s two ways of improving your cross-country skiing that don’t involve training or conventional exercise methods. The first requires sitting on the couch. The second involves the tiniest movements possible and never breathing hard or breaking into a sweat. Both might be powerful ways to improve your ski technique. 1. Watch Ski Races and Learn Without Even Trying Watching […]

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Crazy Eight Drill [Video]

People who ski race in their youth are so agile it looks like they were born on skis. Their skis are almost natural extensions of their feet. Even when they stumble, they look graceful. They catch an edge that would send most of us tumbling, do a little hop to regain their balance and barely […]

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