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Hoffman Wins Final NZ Race

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

Noah Hoffman (USA) won the final event of the three-race series in New Zealand on Sunday, topping reduced field. Korean skier Chae-won Lee took the women’s race. Hoffman was the only member of the U.S. and Canadian teams to participate, though there were still a handful of familiar names, including some Americans in New Zealand for some camps.

Link to full results.

June 18 Daily Roundup: Canada Glacier Skiing

Friday, June 18th, 2010

–Chandra Crawford has a photo set on her blog of her team’s trip up to the Haig Glacier. The Canadians are going back and forth between Canmore and the Beckie Scott High Altitude Training Center on the glacier as part of a nearly four week-long camp.

–The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has a University-centric (but still interesting) angle on Bryan Fish’s recent hiring by the U.S. Ski Team.

–New Zealand’s Snow Farm, the summer mecca for the U.S. Ski Team and others, is preparing to fully open for the “winter.”

The Norwegian men’s team is fishing.

–Check out this awesome video of German Olympic medalist Peter Schlickenrieder racing a Pisten Bully.