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Coaching NEWS

We are excited to announce that both Kris & Bjorn have been named to the coaching staffs of Jr Trips for the MIDWEST this March. After coaching (3yrs) & running (2yrs) the NENSA U16 Trip Kris is off on her first International Trip with the Midwest U18 Team to Canadian Nationals at Nakkertok Nordic. Bjorn after 2yrs of learning the ropes from Kris, he has been named to the head coach position for the Midwest U16 Team. This year they are traveling to Bethel Maine

Coaching News~

New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) U16 Trip Coaching Staff

Central Cross Country Ski Association (CXC) will provide an opportunity for qualified talented young juniors from the Midwest Division to compete amongst their peers at theĀ 2016 NENSA U16 (J2) Championships at Black Mountain in Rumford, ME, March 11-13.

Kelly Skillicorn, Head Coach & Trip Leader (Winona, MN)
Kris Hanson – (Rice Lake, WI)
Drew Holbrook – (Minnepolis, MN)
Steve Swenson – (Madison, WI)


CXC ~ Wayne Fish Conference

The 2014 Wayne Fish Conference was a HUGE Success. With 40+ Coaches gaining their Level 100 & 30+ getting the Level 200 coaching certification. Last Year my amazing Wife/Partner/FoxyLady Out There ~ Kris recieved her L100 certification and this year progressed to the Level 200. She will be coaching again this season the NorthEnd Masters Group (with Michael Mandli) and also working with the CVN (Chippewa Valley Nordic) Look for more great opportunities coming your way!