Writing a story

6th, 2nd and 9th, 10th and 7th. They’re not results for the highlight reel, but they’re all part of the story. I’ve turned a lot of pages and worked through a couple new chapters of my story this year. I’d pen my races in Rossland earlier this month as the start of Chapter 9 in the story…

Let the training begin

Last weekend, Team Hardwood had their kick-off camp which focussed on testing and learning (not necessarily in that order). The summer program is mostly Hardwood skiers, but there are also a handful of athletes from other clubs who have joined in for the larger training group and consistent coaching through the dryland season. I’m pretty…

Canada Games 8 – Relays

Yesterday was another (beauty) training day for cross country skiing. We went up to the nordic centre midmorning to test skis and re-inspect the courses. The final day of competition was today (Saturday) and was the relay event! The relay consisted of 4×3.75k legs, the first two in classic technique and the second two in…