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PSIA XC Nordic Academy 

Hosted in conjunction with Northern Rocky Mountain Division and PSIA National: West Yellowstone, MT

November 27-29, 2016

*Open to non PSIA members too! Please call Meghan Larson to register @ 406.581.6139

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XC Academy 2016 features three days of formal indoor and on-snow training sharing the best of ideas, topics and technique to get you geared-up for the 2016-2017 season.

PSIA Nordic Team members David Lawrence, Greg Rhodes and Emily Lovett will lead you in classic and skate ski technique improvement, teaching drills, progressions and the latest news and projects the National Nordic team is working on. 

Join NRM Ed Staff, XC instructors, trainers, school directors, and coaches from across the country in this one, two or three day Cross Country skiing specific clinic. for both classic and skate skiers. This event is for certified XC instructors looking for a focused learning experience to further their professional development.

PSIA Cross Country Academy 2016
November 27-29, 2016
West Yellowstone, MT

Deadline to Register: October 28, 2016

PLEASE NOTE - IN CASE OF INSUFFICIENT PARTICIPATION NUMBERS, THE EVENT WILL BE CANCELED AND YOU WILL BE REFUNDED.

OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS, ALL DIVISIONS! ATTENDING FROM ANOTHER DIVISION THAN NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN? NO PROBLEM!

FOR MORE INFORMATION, EMAIL DAVID LAWRENCE psianordicteam@gmail.com 

Event Cost:

3 Days + Trail Passes = $255
2 Days + Trail Passes = $185
1 Day   + Trail Passes = $100

*Open to non PSIA members too! Please call Meghan Larson to register @ 406.581.6139

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Affordable Lodging & Meals

Group Rental of Large Condo Sleeps 10-18

  • Interested in renting a large condo with the National Team members and other event participants? We are too! If we have enough interest, we can rent one condo and split the cost. Contact David Lawrence for details psianordicteam@gmail.com
  • If we get a condo, socials and indoor sessions will take place at condo.
  • Meals - if you're staying at the condo, planning group meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner may be an option. If you're not staying at the condo, let's try to all eat dinner together at the condo. We can work-out cost, menu and other details closer to the event after you register.

PSIA Nordic Team Members:

David Lawrence, current PSIA National Nordic Team coach, 2 term PSIA Nordic Team Cross Country specialist. Owner and contributor to the online video blog XCSkiAcademy.com. Snow sports director at Lookout Pass, Idaho. Author of dozens articles in magazines like Master Skier, 32 Degrees, Trax and Cross Country Skier. PSIA Northwest Cross Country examiner, divisional clinic leader, apline level 3, telemark level 2, XC level 3 and children's specialist level 1. Owner of Pangaea River Rafting, Inc.

Emily Lovett lives in Steamboat Springs Colorado.  PSIA-AASI National Nordic Team Cross Country Specialist.  Co-director of West Yellowstone Ski Festival Camp and the Steamboat Nordic Camp.  Ski school director and women’s program lead at Lake Catamount Touring Center.  Head Coach, Steamboat Springs High School Ski Team (2009 – 14). PSIA Rocky Mountain Cross Country education staff, examiner, XC level 3 and rocky mountain trainer. Trip developer and guide, biking/hiking trips in North America and Europe.

Greg Rhodes is a PSIA Nordic Team Cross Country specialist and Owner of online based coaching company called Endurance Athlete (www.enduranceathlete.com). He is a PSIA Snowboard, alpine, and telemark instructor for Aspen Ski and Snowboard School, Aspen, Colorado. He holds a PhD in Kinesiology (Exercise Physiology) with research focused on sport performance and metabolic adaptations to endurance training. He is PSIA certified XC level 3, snowboarding level 3, and children’s specialist level 2.


2016 Agenda

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FOR MORE INFORMATION, EMAIL DAVID LAWRENCE psianordicteam@gmail.com


PSIA XC ACADEMY

Brought to you by Rossignol, Bolle, Patagonia, PSIA Nordic Team, PSIA Northern Rocky Mountain and PSIA National

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