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Juneau Nordic Ski Team competes with state's best at Besh Cup

...school can feed into college and/or national racing and move up from there."There is not a perfect age to be a cross country skier," Caterinichio said. "It is an endurance sport, much like running, as you age you get better. You build on...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-04/juneau-nordic-ski-team-competes-states
Sports
My Turn: Standing united against domestic violence, child abuse

...Scott Gomez, NHL player; Trajan Langdon, former professional basketball player; Kikkan Randall, Olympic cross-country skier; Ma'o Tosi, former NFL player; Aliy Zirkle, Iditarod musher.Although it is cliche, the phrase "behind...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-04/my-turn-standing-united-against-domes
Opinion
Alaska writer historian Roppel dies at 76

...roads around Southeast Alaska. She loved to explore old cannery sites that she had researched. She was an avid cross-country skier, pond ice skater and outdoors woman," her obituary says.Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Frank...

http://juneauempire.com/ccwnews/2015-01-14-7
CCWNews | Art
Juneau chef takes second place in Great Alaska Seafood Cook Off

...Seward.Judges for the event included Chef Patrick Hoogerhyde with Bridge Seafood Restaurant, Chef Kirsten Dixon from Within the Wild Adventure Company, Alaska seafood harvester Bruce Wallace and Olympic cross-country skier Kikkan Randall.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-10-02/juneau-chef-takes-second-place-great-alas
Art
Randall gets her big chance in women's sprint

...enough. Twelve years after making her Olympic debut, her big chance at a medal has finally arrived.The American cross-country skier is one of the gold-medal favorites in the women's individual sprint on Tuesday, a status she never had at...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-11/randall-gets-her-big-chance-womens-spr
Sports
Anchorage considers bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

...the 2026 Winter Olympics.Among the members was cross-country skier Holly Brooks, who texted into the meeting while...committee member and two-time U.S. Olympic cross country skier James Southam announced that Anchorage will host...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-26/anchorage-considers-bid-2026-winter-oly
State
Volunteers sought to stage Arctic Winter Games

...visitors.A volunteer rally is planned for Sept. 13 at the Lathrop High School gym, featuring world-class cross-country skier and Anchorage resident Holly Brooks. There will be live music, food and an opportunity to shop for Arctic Winter...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-05/volunteers-sought-stage-arctic-winter-g
State
Slack Tide: Russian death cookies: The 2014 Sochi Winter Games

...biathlon, an event that combines cross-country skiing and rifle-shooting. Speaking, myself, as an amateur cross-country skier who takes a fair amount of guff for it, the rifle-shooting really toughens it up a lot. It'd be like combining...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-02-09/slack-tide-russian-death-cookies-20
Neighbors
Juneau runners cruise through White Mountains endurance race

...began again."Nagel's skiing friend Emily Schwing, from Fairbanks, had to scratch, as did another female cross-country skier.After the additional rest at the Wind Gap checkpoint Nagel took his next break after four-and-a-half hours...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-04-02/juneau-runners-cruise-through-white-mo
Sports
Ten Alaskans drop in on the Winter Games

...time for a female U.S. cross-country skier, while another gave up a...as many Winter Olympics as cross-country skier Nina Kemppel of Anchorage...who played hockey and was a cross-country skier for Soldotna's Skyview High...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020802/spo_akolympics.shtml
Sports

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