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  1. Kikkan Randall's Olympic training programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Kikkan Randall is on some sort of skis nearly every day of the year. Training season begins around the first of May each year and doesn't end until the following April, at which time there is a two or three week break from the action.

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  2. How Kikkan Randall became a cross country skierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Considering that Kikkan is known for outworking just about all her competition in the gym and on the ski trails, it's ironic that she says she didn't really like all the hard work that came with Nordic skiing when she first took it up at the age of six.

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  3. Inaugural Collegiate Mountain Running Championships awards $6000Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

    A record 496 runners crossed the finish line at the Loon Mountain Race presented by Northeast Delta Dental, held in Lincoln, New Hampshire, on Sunday July 6, 2014, of which 23 were registered in the inaugural Collegiate Mountain Running Championships.

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  4. Loon Mountain Race to host USA Mountain Running ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Examiner.com

    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)

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  5. Ladies, start your engines: Loaded women's field ready for Mount MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Christy Marvin of Palmer leads racers through the trees en route to winning the women's Mount Marathon race Thursday, July 4, 2013 in Seward.

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  6. SLIDESHOW: Why cross-country skiers are swapping the mountains for Cambridgeshire's guided buswayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Cambridge Evening News

    Courses are run b A former Winter Olympian from Lithuania has been sharing his cross-country skiing secrets with a group of thrill seekers in Cambridgeshire.

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  7. Rachel Dow set to play key role in Mount Marathon RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Seward City News

    I had the privilege to sit down with Rachel Dow last week to discuss and record some of her perspective on the Mount Marathon Race.

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  8. APU's Flora named national Olympic coach of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Pacific University cross-country ski coach Erik Flora was named the nation's top ski coach Friday by the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association.

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  9. Diabetic skier inspires kids with tales of triumphRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | WBNS

    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.

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  10. Diabetic skier inspires kids with tales of triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Sunherald.com

    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.

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  11. Roses to state champion MAU softball teamRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | The Bennington Banner

    ROSES to Mount Anthony Union High School softball team and their coaches on their Division I Softball State Championship.

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  12. New King Ascends Spanish Throne, With Hopes For A New EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | GPB.org

    King Felipe VI greets wellwishers as he arrives at the Royal Palace for his coronation ceremony on Thursday in Madrid.

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  13. Canadian cross-country skier Daria Gaiazova retires at age 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | Canada.com

    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.

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  14. Sudbury's Olympians relive their Sochi medal momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 11 | Northern Life

    Olympians Meagan Duhamel, left, and Rebecca Johnston were the guests of honour Wednesday as about 100 people gathered at the Grace Hartman Amphitheatre to celebrate their success at the Sochi Olympics.

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  15. Women's sprint finish highlights Vail Pass Half MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Nine-tenths of a second was all that separated the top two women at today's - June 7, 2014 - Vail Pass Half Marathon, a grueling13.7-mile race with a start line at Golden Peak in Vail, Colorado, and a finish line at Black Lake near Vail Pass at just over 10,000 feet.

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  16. Randall sums up Olympic experience, looks toward futureRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The Winter Olympics in Vancouver recently ended, and for Alaskan Kikkan Randall the event was one special stop among many stops on the busy schedule of a cross-country skier.

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  17. Brian McKeever, legally blind cross-country skier, to ski in Olympics and ParalympicsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2010 | Examiner.com

    McKeever will compete in the Olympics as part of the Canadian cross-country ski team.

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  18. ELITEAM returns to Park CityRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Park Record

    Aspiring young Olympians will have the opportunity to train at the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association's Center of Excellence this June when ELITEAM Conditioning camp returns to Park City.

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  19. Olympics a dream come true for McKeeverRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2010 | SLAM! Sports

    ... starts and some are standby. We will race with the strongest people.' The rest of Canada's 2010 Olympic cross-country ski team includes George Gray, Ivan Babikov, Chandra Crawford, Stefan Kuhn, Madeleine Williams, Devon Kershaw, Perianne Jones, ...

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  20. Gallery: Sochi Games opening ceremonyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    An artist performs during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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