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Grover named U.S. Ski Team nordic coach (Skiing)

It seems like a lifetime ago that Chris Grover was zooming around Kincaid Park as a member of the West High Eagles cross-country ski team. That’s because today the 1989 graduate was named head coach of the U.S. Nordic Ski Team. Grover had coached the national sprint team for the last four years before being… Read more »

Randall going to ‘Super Bowl’ is Oslo (Skiing)

Anchorage’s Kikkan Randall was named to the 2011 U.S. Cross Country Ski Team that will compete at the World Championships in Oslo, Norway. The sprint specialist earned a silver medal in a World Cup race on the same course last winter, fueling off the frenzied fans. “I’m looking forward to this World Championship because it’s… Read more »

16-year-old Kramer racing first World Cup

Sixteen-year-old Kendall Kramer of Fairbanks is set to make her World Cup debut this weekend in Quebec City and may be the youngest American Nordic skier ever at that level. “I think I’m definitely the youngest at this World Cup,” Kramer said by phone Wednesday from Quebec City, which is hosting the three-race World Cup… Read more »