LatestNews Archive - May, 2002

stefaniabelmondo_skate.jpg Friday, May 31 Belmondo Retires
Stefania Belmondo, the leading Italian women's cross-country skier for the last 13 years (Manuela Di Centa won 2 Olympic gold medals in Lillehammer in 1994 and was also very dominant), stated on Thursday... [
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Bonze medal in the one-day pursuit at the 2002 Olympics Wednesday, May 29 Beckie's Trail Sports Column - By: Beckie Scott
Having taken the year off of writing my usual bi-monthly 'road reports' for the season, I have to admit I was at a bit of a loss when I first sat down and attempted to try and write a kind of 'year in review' summary... [
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ntdc_tbay.gif Monday, May 27 NTDC-Thunder Bay Announced
The Thunder Bay training center has annouced the following athletes as members of the 2002/2003 team... [
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Sara Renner in an interview before the 2002 Olympics Friday, May 24 Sara Renner: Gunning for Gold
It's the spring of 1998, and Sara Renner is not a happy camper. The joy of narrowly qualifying for the Nagano Olympics with a dazzling team relay performance in December has passed, and now a bitter taste lingers. Her 74th, 64th, 54th and last place in the relay where... [
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katerinaneumannova_skate.jpg Friday, May 17 A Conversation with Katerina Neumannova
Czech cross country star Katerina Neumannova has been on the international scene since 1991, when she won silver at the World Junior Championships. She went on to win gold at the 1992 and 1993 World Junior Championships and has Olympic medals as well as World Cup wins to her credit... [
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Milaine Theriault at 2002 Obstacle Challenge Friday, May 17 Canmore Olympians Win Obstacle Race
Celebrations got underway today at the Canmore Children's Festival with a ceremony to recognize the town's numerous 2002 Olympians. After a quick ceremony and inspiring words from Sara Renner, the Olympians... [
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olympicrings.gif Thursday, May 16 Don't Miss Canmore's Olympic Party!
Don't miss the celebration of Canmore's Olympians this Friday at the "Oh Canada House eh". Doors open at 8:30pm on May 17th and there will be food, dancing, cash bar and general merriment! Among those expected... [
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Wednesday, May 15 Podium 2010 Comments - By: Lorris Williams
I have followed with interest the Podium 2010 deliberations and have been impressed and encouraged by what has come out of them so far. I noted that the immediate work plan did not contain any suggestions for how the national program could help to effect the improvements identified... [
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johannmuehlegg.jpg Sunday, May 12 The Doping Scandals of Salt Lake - By: Dr. Donald Christie Jr.
As the flame was extinguished at Salt Lake City many of us prophesied that the last page hadn't been written on the doping scandals, and the discovery of the used bags of blood and transfusion paraphernalia in the Midway, UT, house used by the Austrian team proved us right... [
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Saturday, May 11 Canmore Olympians Challenged to Obstacle Course
Canmore, Alberta will be celebrating their numerous Winter Olympians next weekend in conjunction with their 3rd Annual Children's Festival on May 17 & 18, 2002. On May 17 at 4:00 pm is the "Community Picnic". It is held in Centennial Park with children's games and activities, a BBQ , and an Obstacle... [
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Bonze medal in the one-day pursuit at the 2002 Olympics Thursday, May 9 Lazutina Out, Scott to get Silver
Beckie Scott, by no choice of her own, has become an alchemist. She will likely turn her Olympic bronze medal into silver, and if there is any justice at all in international sports, that silver will be gold by the end of the summer. The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced that Russian skier Larissa Lazutina tested positive for Darbepoietin as the result of tests conducted... [
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Chris Jeffries in the 10km skate race at the 2002 Swisscom race in Realp, Switzerland Tuesday, May 7 Swift Ski Summer Training Camp
The Swift Ski Summer Training Camp running from June 30th to July 6th, 2002, has set out a mission "To effectively develop cross-country ski athletes through professional instruction and education resulting in increased numbers of national and international level competitive skiers in Canada"... [
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US Ski Team Logo Monday, May 6 2002/2003 US Team Announced
PARK CITY, Utah (May 3) - Fourteen nordic athletes, including 13 members of the 2002 Olympic Team in Salt Lake City, have been named to the 2003 U.S. Ski Team, Nordic Director Luke Bodensteiner said... [
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ntdc_tbay.gif Sunday, May 5 NTDC Spring Tour: Captain's Log Day 34 - By: Jonne Kahkonen
It's been a long season, but it sure looks like the Stallion just doesn't give up...in fact, our spicy little Stallion pulled out a nice season ending form at the races in Lapland. The last race was another skate race... [
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Experience The Haig Ad Saturday, May 4 Experience The Haig
The National Senior Development Team from Canmore is offering 4 skiers an opportunity to live and train with the Team this summer... On Snow!!!!!... [
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Friday, May 3 Racing in Northern Maine - By: Dr. Donald Christie Jr.
The Maine Winter Sports Center (MWSC) has established two world-class Nordic and winter biathlon venues -- Presque Isle and Ft. Kent -- in that remote part of the state (the other comparable Maine Nordic courses being at Sugarloaf, Rangeley, and Black Mountain-Rumford, but without the excellent lodge... [
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fis.gif Thursday, May 2 Final FIS Points List - North Americans
FIS has released th Final FIS Points list for the year. This is a list of the North American FIS licence holders FIS Points and world ranking.... [
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ntdc_canmore.gif Wednesday, May 1 NSDT Canmore Announced
The National Senior Development Team – Canmore is excited to announce the following athletes for the 2002/03 team.... [
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Wednesday, May 1 Liste d'athlètes du CNEPH, 2002/03
liste d'athlètes du CNEPH, 2002/03 - Quebec Training Centre Team Announced ... [
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Wednesday, May 1 Final Canadian Points List 2001/2002
Final Canadian Points List 2001/2002 ... [
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iLog Logo small Wednesday, May 1 iLog Internet Training Log System
iLog is an internet based training log system built specifically for cross country skiing. It works by allowing athletes to login and fill out their daily training logs. With a Coaches Account, coaches can ... [
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