Saturday Jul 5
Loon Mountain Race to host USA Mountain Running Championships
With the number of pre-registered runners sitting at 475, a final tally of more than 500 runners are expected to compete at the USA Mountain Running Championships at Loon Mountain in Lincoln, New Hampshire on Sunday, July 6. The previous record of entrants at Loon was 315 when the event hosted the U.S. Women's Mountain Running Team selection race ... (more)
Anchorage Daily News
APU's Flora named national Olympic coach of the year
Erik Flora, head coach of Alaska Pacific University's nordic ski program, was named the U.S. Olympic Committee 2013 National Coach of the Year on Wednesday.
Diabetic skier inspires kids with tales of triumph
Kris Freeman did just that - four times. He's competed in the 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics as a member of the United States cross-country skiing team, placing in the top 25 in several events.
The Bennington Banner
Roses to state champion MAU softball team
ROSES to Mount Anthony Union High School softball team and their coaches on their Division I Softball State Championship.
Canadian cross-country skier Daria Gaiazova retires at age 30
The 30-year-old from Banff, Alta., a 10-year veteran of the World Cup circuit, had the rare opportunity to compete at Olympics in Canada, her adopted country, and Russia, the country of her birth.