Soon enough, we'd shed our heavy winter gear , stomped the snow from our boots and gathered gratefully around the fire. ... for the Casper Star-Tribune - where Sunday duty meant being on hand in case the oil refinery blew - on my days off, I'd take my.
Photo by Andre Salvail/Telluride Daily Planet) ... There will be “goggles, helmets, (sometimes) Nordic gear , snowshoes, ice skates, hockey gear and (at times) backcountry items,” in addition to skis and snowboards, said Brittany Miller, event organizer.
The KCHS cross - country ski team is hosting its annual sports swap this weekend. Gear can be dropped off starting Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and then again from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday. Customers are invited to shop the swap from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Individually, each phase – the journey in, the climb, and the journey out – will present a huge challenge to the team, but combined they present a genuinely audacious proposition with 2000km covered by ski and snow-kite alone. The trip has been.
Initially, you will feel as if you are wearing clowns’ shoes, as you struggle to place one disconcertingly long and spindly ski in front of the other, but after the first few steps it’s easy to reach a basic ... cross-country tuition and equipment.
Bend's Sarah Fate, left, follows her husband, Dragan Dokic, as they approach Mount Bachelor while ski touring in fresh powder on Tuesday. The Cinder Cone route from West Village is the only hiking route currently open to climbers as crews prepare for .
Photo by Andrea Mills for Sauk Valley Media). The view was lovely and I wished I was doing this climb when the leaves were more ... In the winter, head to the park to sled or cross - country ski . Fishermen can cast off into the Rock River from the park.
Skinny skis: Another name for cross-country skiing. Classic technique: Basic ski racing technique ... the athletes change equipment from the classical to the free technique. Lucky loser: The top two fastest racers who didn’t qualify in the preliminaries.
Local skiers enjoy the Tay Valley Cross Country Ski Club trails at Murphys Point Provincial Park on a sunny Sunday afternoon last spring. The AGM of the Club is on Monday Nov. 6, 7:00 p.m. at the Perth and District Indoor Swimming Pool Multi-Purpose .
By mid-November in most years, members of the Meissner Nordic club would be watching the skies for snow and counting down the days until the ski season begins. This year, they're repairing the damage from a break-in Saturday night at their storage.