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FNSC Casino – Volunteers Needed!

The Foothills Nordic Casino will be held on Sat. April 30 and Sun. May 1st, 2016. The Casino is an important fundraiser for the Club and helps keep program costs down. There are 38 shifts to fill in a variety of positions, so please consider volunteering...
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Two top ten finishes for Babikov at Ski Tour Canada!

Ivan Babikov, Foothills Nordic member and long-time National Ski Team athlete, raced to two top 10 finishes at the Ski Tour Canada. On March 9th Ivan raced with the top group all day in a grueling 30 km Skiathlon (15 km each of classic and skate) in...
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Update on Lifesport

A message from Norm Person, owner of Lifesport. Lifesport has supported Foothills Nordic over the years and it appears we will be able to continue shopping there until at least 2017.
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‘Marion’s Place’ dedication at Cookie Race

A small group of Marion Wooden’s Foothills friends and the current loppet organizing crew, met last Friday to dedicate the Cookie Race soup & cookie tent station as “Marion’s Place” with a large banner with her name and picture....
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Cookie Race results

The 39th Annual Cookie Race was held on February 27, 2016 in beautiful Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. Skiers as young as 3 to 4 years old skied 500 m while an 83 year old (and former Olympian) skied 24 km. 173 children and youth participated and all...
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Alberta Championships – April, 2016

Foothills Nordic Ski Club and Rocky Mountain Racers are excited to be hosting the final events of the 2016 Alberta Cup Series April 1st through 3rd. The events will be held at the Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park in Canmore, AB. ​ The Alberta...
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