Sit Skiing Classification

I had an injury whilst mountain biking downhill and my back got compressed. The principle of classification in Para alpine skiing and Para Nordic skiing is identicle but the two sports have a sport specific classification system in place. The process of classification is broken down into four stages: eligibility Continue Reading

How to Shop for Cross Country Skis

Hi I’m John Gallagher the owner of Trail Sports at the Canmore Nordic Centre and we’re gonna talk about choosing cross country skis when people come in to buy skis, they tend to focus on the ski but the most important decision you make is that boot,so you should try Continue Reading

Cross Country Skiing | A Pure Michigan Winter

[music] cross country skiing to me is, one its a good chance to get outdoors with your family in the winter you know here in the upper peninsula winters are long, and to have an activity like nordic skiing, cross country skiing really helps make the winters enjoyable, helps you Continue Reading

Cross Country Skiing in Fernie, British Columbia | #FernieStoke Original Series

My name is Megan Lohmann, and I’m the President of the Fernie Nordic Society. So, I’ve been Nordic Skiing since, Actually, I was a baby on my dad’s back in Ontario. It was the sport of choice for me growing up. Now living in Fernie, I wanted to participate in Continue Reading

Sports of the Paralympic Winter Games: Cross-Country Skiing

Para cross-country skiing is a snow sport where athletes with physical and vision impairments race long distance across a variety of terrains. The sport made its Paralympic debut at the 1976 Paralympic Winter Games in Ornskoldsvik, Sweden. Finland, Norway and Russia hold the most Paralympic medals for cross-country skiing. Cross-country Continue Reading