Cross Country Skiing

Confederation closed due to icy conditions

Due to the weather conditions Calgary has experienced over the last few days and then the freeze up today the City of Calgary has decided to close its golf courses for safety reasons. All Foothills Nordic programs held at Confederation Park Golf Course...
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Cookie Race registration closes Wednesday

Registration for the great Cookie Race closes Wednesday February 22 at 9:30 pm. You can register at www.cookierace.com. Trail conditions are good and more snow is in the forecast. We still need some key volunteers. Spectators, please consider volunteering...
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Calgary XC Skiers and Biathletes Scramble for Winter Training Facility

While Canada’s summer Olympians take the podium, young cross-country and biathlon development athletes clamber for a Calgary training facility for the upcoming winter. WinSport Canada’s June 2016 announcement to install a tube park through the cross-country...
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Alberta Cup: Smiles, Championship Banners and a Thank You

This past weekend, Foothills Nordic Ski Club and the Rocky Mountain Racers co-hosted the Alberta Provincial Championships and last Alberta Cup races for this season. On Friday and Saturday, over 170 racers enjoyed sunny skies for a free technique mass...
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