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U.S. team picked for the 2003 World Nordic Ski Championships

...with four of the Alaska skiers coming off seasons that included competition in the 2002 Winter Olympics. U.S. nordic director Luke Bodensteiner said final decisions on the team were made following the championships in Rumford, Maine. Nine...
Slush Cup supplies splashy ending

...competitors in the less-than-spring-like weather. "The guys dared me to do it. I just had to," said Leghorn, the Nordic director at Eaglecrest Ski Area. His run, which ended with a sprawling face plant just feet from the beginning of the pond...
Alaskans headline ski team

...looking into a crystal ball and wondering what all they're going to do in terms of this reallocation," U.S. Nordic director John Farra said. "Really, our focus, as Pete said, is just on the team today and if reallocation becomes a possibility...
Alaska qualifies four more for Olympic Team

...skiers like Nina and Justin and the others, and some promising young racers like Andrew, Kris and Kikkan," U.S. Nordic Director Luke Bodensteiner said. "They skied their way onto the Olympic Team and we're looking for our best results since...
Randall claims silver medal at Nordic worlds

...Van became the first women's ski jumping world champion. "This is big-time for us," said John Farra, the Nordic director of the U.S. Ski Team. "To get a cross-country medal, I'm not sure people fully realize what that means...


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