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2019 Craftsbury Marathon Through our Masters’ Eyes

            This year’s Craftsbury Marathon, held on February 2nd and 3rd, drew more than 500 unique competitors to the festivities. Many of the Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club’s own Masters participated in the two-day long Marathon Festival. This group of athletes ranges … Continue reading

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World Masters and Norwegian Birken

During the second week of March, a group of seven intrepid Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club masters made their way to Beitostolen, Norway for the World Masters competition. This is a week-long event, jam packed full of racing opportunities: seven races … Continue reading

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Photos from the Lake Placid Eastern Cup/SuperTour

Thanks to Dave Priganc and Paul Bierman for the awesome photos of our Craftsbury skiers at the Lake Placid Eastern Cup and SuperTour! Day one photos of the classic sprint are all from Dave Priganc, day two of the classic … Continue reading

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2018 VTYCL Race #1 Recap

We checked in with the new VTYCL team members after their first race at Ascutney at the end of September (read all about the race results). “This race was the farthest we’ve ever travelled to any race,” Leo and Amelia … Continue reading

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Jones Brothers rip it on two wheels.

Although cyclocross may not be our primary sport at Craftsbury, we were proud to see CNSC junior skiers Trey and Owen Jones crushing the New England cyclocross races this fall. Biking is awesome training for cross country skiing, and with … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Nordic skiers run at VT state cross country meets

Thetford, Vt. — On a perfect fall day in the famous Thetford Academy woods, current and former Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club skiers competed at the Vermont State Cross Country meet on Saturday for their high school teams. Representing Craftsbury Academy, … Continue reading

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Liatoppen Biathlon Festival Race Report

Craftsbury Junior Bjørn Westervelt (above) traveled to Norway at the beginning of the month, and mom Karen shared this trip report and photos with us. Congrats on the competition, and thanks for giving us a bit of a peek into … Continue reading

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CNSC Juniors at Rikert Eastern Cup Gallery

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Last weekend, many of the Craftsbury juniors went to Ripton, VT for the third weekend of Eastern Cup racing at the Rikert Nordic Center. Craftsbury racer Claire Ellis shared a number of pictures with us and they do a wonderful job … Continue reading

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Callie’s take on an eventful Nationals in Utah

For the past week, Alex, Phoebe, and I have been in Utah for US Nationals. As a side effect of not needing to qualify to attend, it is a great chance to compete against a huge field (including a lot … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Skiers Podium at Ski-Orienteering Championships

Editor’s Note:  big thanks to Allison Van Akkeren for sharing this race report and photos with us. On the weekend of March 11-13, Adrian and Kestrel Owens were joined in Presque Isle, Maine by Melanie Sergiev to vie for North … Continue reading

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