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US Ski Team Announces 2007 National Coaches Education Conference
Dec 31, 1969 -
On September 14th, 15th, and 16th, the US Ski Team will host its biennial National Coaches Education Conference in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This event will revolve around addressing topics pertaining to training women in the sport of cross-country skii

Results From 2007 CCAK/USST Camp Gasline Time Trial
Dec 31, 1969 -

USSA Elite Performance Model
Dec 31, 1969 - Luke Bodensteiner
This is the latest iteration (June 15, 2006) of the USSA Elite Performance Model, designed as a roadmap for development of cross country skiers in the United States.

Dec 31, 1969 -
For Alaska cross-country ski racers who could potentially qualify for the 2007 World Junior or U23 Championships

US Ski Team Announces Athlete / Coach Surveys
Dec 31, 1969 -
Please help the US Ski Team learn more about the programs, coaches and athletes within its pipeline. Regardless of your experience as either athlete or coach, we are collecting baseline data in an effort to fine-tune our map for development.

Results From CCAK/USST Gasline Time Trial
Dec 31, 1969 -

CCAK & US Ski Team Run Successful Regional Elite Camp
Dec 31, 1969 - Cory Smith
Cross Country Alaska (CCAK) and the US Ski Team hosted a dry-land training camp in Anchorage July 11 - 15, 2006 for elite junior and senior skiers. 40 athletes from across the state participated. Many local coaches helped plan and run the camp.

Photos From CCAK/USST Regional Elite Camp
Dec 31, 1969 -
A collection of photos taken at the Regional Elite Training camp in Anchorage, July 11-15, 2006. Photos by Brian Erickson and Cory Smith.

2006 Cross Country Alaska Development Camp
Dec 31, 1969 - Cory Smith
The camp will be Tuesday July 11 - Saturday July 15 for top Alaskan junior and senior skiers. The US Ski Team Development Coach, Matt Whitcomb, will be on hand to help lead all the camp workouts.

Coaches Education At CCAK/USST Camp
Dec 31, 1969 - Cory Smith
The camp will be an excellent opportunity for all coaches. Coaches are welcome to observe or participate in any of the training sessions. On Friday night during the camp, July 14, we will have a coaches forum at 6:30 PM at Ja & Joey's house.

USSA Coach & Athlete Resources
Dec 31, 1969 -
General guidelines from USSA regarding athlete development. A good reference site for skiers, parents and coaches.

Nordic Ski Club Scholarship
Dec 31, 1969 -
Awarded to an Alaska student currently enrolled or accepted for admission on a full-time basis to UAA. Ask your high school guidance counselor.