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Andreas Kirkeng and Sydney Palmer-Leger Take Multiple Wins at Spring Series in Craftsbury

It was a weekend for endings. While the 2022/2023 World Cup season was wrapping up in Lahti, Finland, the American Continental Cup race season was also ending, in Craftsbury, Vermont. The season-ending...

Diggins and Brennan Again Place 2nd and 4th in World Cup Overall as Kalvå Wins

It’s difficult to discuss the last race of the season without trafficking in clichés. Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end, as we learned from Semisonic in, oh god,...

Margie Freed and John Steel Hagenbuch Win 10km Classic as SuperTour Finals Kick Off in Craftsbury

The home team had a strong day in the women’s field, while the men’s race showed more geographic diversity, in a pair of 10-kilometer interval-start classic races that kicked off SuperTour...

Viewing Guide for March 24–26: World Cup Finals and SuperTour Finals

It’s been a long season, but it’s about to come to an end. World Cup racing opened in the farthest north reaches of Finland, four full months ago, with the Ruka...

Tallinn City Sprints: Notes and Quotes From the American Skiers

You have by this point likely digested the result highlights from yesterday evening’s city sprint up and down an amphitheater in Estonia’s capital city. Klæbo won for the men, which is...

JNs Redux: Final Photos Roundup

Junior Nationals wrapped up in Fairbanks last week with mass start skate races on Thursday. Junior girls raced 15 kilometers for, I assume, the first time in JNs history; they proved...

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Athletes in their own words: My worst race, and what I learned from it

History, they say, is written by the victors. Sports journalism typically is, too. The average race writeup in American nordic ski media includes thoughts from the winners, the top...

Tyler Kornfield: From World Cups to Worldloppets

Tyler Kornfield goes to Europe: The former USST member is ready to be the first American male Ski Classics pro.

The Phenom Next Door: Gus Schumacher Looks to Lahti (2019)

https://www.instagram.com/p/ChSxGH6P02h/ This article was originally published on FasterSkier on January 17, 2019. The copyright of this article inheres in and is claimed by the original author, Gavin Kentch, who wrote...