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Masters Dryland TT #2

Sunday morning dawned sunny and warm on Craftsbury, perfect weather (perhaps a bit on the warm side) for the second West Hill TT. Seven runners, poles in hand, took to the 1.1 and 0.6 mile courses. Everyone put in a … Continue reading

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GRP Girls’ (Extra Blue?)Grass Speeds

It’s that time of year to get out the rock/grass skis at Craftsbury. Pepa shares footage of the GRP girls’ speed workout over on Elinor’s hill, next to the farmyard. Check it out on Pepa’s YouTube Channel.

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Junior Rollerski Practice: Agility and Speeds

This past Sunday Pepa brought the Craftsbury junior training group to the school parking lot in Hardwick for a rollerski practice with a focus on agility and speeds.  Also on hand were Pat Guelakis, a Craftsbury sculling coach with a … Continue reading

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Time trialing with the masters dryland group

On Sunday, June 21, despite a steady rain, seven intrepid members of the masters dryland training group ran the first of many West Hill TTs. With courses of either 0.6 or 1.1 miles to choose from, the group attacked the course, poles in … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Juniors: still fast, even off snow!

 Big shoutout to a couple of junior girls who ski with us in the winter and are taking their dryland to new heights. Rena Schwartz and Avery Ellis absolutely crushed their high school track seasons. The girls qualified for New … Continue reading

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Norway 2015: Ski-O World Champs Report from Kes

Editor’s note: Big thanks to Kestrel Owens for sharing this account of his World Champ Experience. February 7-8, Travel to Norway We flew out on an Iceland Air flight from Boston Saturday evening. We met teammates Anna Vogele and Greg … Continue reading

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Daniel Foty shares his view from above

Craftsbury member Daniel Foty reached out to us after we hosted day one of the VT High School Nordic Ski Champs last month. He was flying overhead in his Cessna 172S, about 2500′ up and shared some cool pics of … Continue reading

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Faces of the Craftsbury SuperTour

We can’t believe it’s already been almost two weeks since the completion of the Craftsbury SuperTour, Eastern Cup, and Dartmouth Carnival. Here’s a few of our favorite photos of the weekend from Craftsbury member John Lazenby. One of our favorite parts … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Juniors at the Silver Fox Trot/Cheri Walsh

You may have seen our announcement over on the COC news section about Craftsbury Nordic Juniors Callie Young, Phoebe Sweet, and Orli Schwartz qualifying for Junior Nationals. All of the CNSC juniors are having a great season! We wanted to … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Junior Biathletes at Lake Placid NorAms

Craftsbury racers are competing near and far this winter: in skiing and biathlon, and in deep freezes and meltdowns (actually we’re still waiting for those). Here’s a short photo report from Craftsbury biathlete Bjorn Westervelt, who traveled to Lake Placid … Continue reading

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