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by tvcrider
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Races and Racing
Topic: Olympics 2018 Pyeongchang
Replies: 7
Views: 1082

Re: Olympics 2018 Pyeongchang

I once really enjoyed watching any Olympic Nordic sport (if they were aired at all by U.S. networks) until 2014 in Sochi. Initially I knew nothing of the behind the scenes state sponsored cheating by Russian athletes, but I became highly suspicious when the Russian men swept the final 50K event. I w...
by tvcrider
Wed Mar 22, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: NorthEast
Topic: Osceola, NY
Replies: 8
Views: 6250

Re: Osceola, NY

I skied at Osceola for two days last week (March 16-17, 2017). It's always been one of my favorite XC places. Particularly once Salmon Hills met its demise. At Osceola Hugh is a one-man army. I not quite sure how he gets it all done particularly since they had just gotten 20" of snow the day be...
by tvcrider
Mon Dec 29, 2014 12:46 pm
Forum: For Sale / Trade
Topic: SOLD! Craft PXC High Function Pants w/ removable suspenders
Replies: 2
Views: 2988

Re: FS: Craft PXC High Function Pants w/ removable suspender

medling wrote:Are these pants still available? I'd like to buy them!


SOLD!!!
by tvcrider
Wed Nov 05, 2014 11:03 pm
Forum: For Sale / Trade
Topic: SOLD! Craft PXC High Function Pants w/ removable suspenders
Replies: 2
Views: 2988

SOLD! Craft PXC High Function Pants w/ removable suspenders

SOLD!!! Craft PXC High Function Pants w/ removable suspenders These pants are lightweight, windproof, highly water-resistant soft-shell fabric to deter the elements; plenty of stretch means a wide range of motion. Two-way full-length leg zippers, so they can be put on and taken off over your boots....
by tvcrider
Mon Nov 07, 2011 4:35 pm
Forum: Roller Skis
Topic: Be Careful Out There
Replies: 7
Views: 3785

Ouch!

Ouch!

Ben,
Wishing you a speedy recovery.

Regrettably this is the primary reason why I quit roller skiing a number of years ago. I took a fairly sedate fall, but badly pulled a pectoral muscle trying to ease my landing. :oops:
by tvcrider
Sun Dec 05, 2010 12:32 pm
Forum: NorthEast
Topic: Osceola Tug Hill Ski Center in NYS Tug Hill Region is open!
Replies: 4
Views: 5485

$10 to $15 per day to ski? Ouch! :-( Well, what do you want for an all-day pass at a great xc ski venue? Free? Good luck! :-P The guy at Osceola needs to cover his expenses and he is a true one-man show. He is certainly not in it for the money! The only other private xc venue in the Tug Hill folded...
by tvcrider
Sun Dec 05, 2010 9:23 am
Forum: NorthEast
Topic: Osceola Tug Hill Ski Center in NYS Tug Hill Region is open!
Replies: 4
Views: 5485

Osceola Tug Hill Ski Center in NYS Tug Hill Region is open!

http://www.uxcski.com/

Once you reach their homepage click on the ski report
by tvcrider
Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:11 am
Forum: Races and Racing
Topic: 2010 Winter Olympics
Replies: 78
Views: 14118

USA second in Nordic Combined, well done! I hope the athletes get the respect they deserve... Mark, I had thought so too, but check out this article: http://sports.yahoo.com/olympics/vancouver/blog/fourth_place_medal/post/U-S-men-s-Nordic-team-wins-silver-goes-from-ze?urn=oly,223662 The reporter co...
by tvcrider
Mon Nov 23, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: NorthEast
Topic: re: Salmon Hills XC Ski Center?
Replies: 2
Views: 3655

Salmon Hills Status

Looks like no one has any info here at XCSKIFORUM, but I did come across this thread on google's rec.skiiing.nordic newsgroup:

http://groups.google.com/group/rec.skii ... e84?hl=en#
by tvcrider
Mon Nov 23, 2009 6:09 pm
Forum: XC Ski Gear Discussion
Topic: swix just click system pole straps
Replies: 4
Views: 4959

Re: swix just click system pole straps

Wow, this looks amazing similar to the YOKO strap system that I have been using for a number of years. It too is click and go!
by tvcrider
Mon Oct 19, 2009 7:42 am
Forum: NorthEast
Topic: re: Salmon Hills XC Ski Center?
Replies: 2
Views: 3655

re: Salmon Hills XC Ski Center?

Any word on the status of xc skiing at Salmon Hills (Redfield, NY) for the upcoming season?

Thanks.
by tvcrider
Tue Sep 23, 2008 10:22 pm
Forum: Roller Skis
Topic: Jenex's new XL 100 or XL98 Roller Skis - anyone tried them?
Replies: 5
Views: 4203

Article on Jenex XL 100 Roller ski

I came across this article on the new Jenex XL 100, but then I noted the author and it is none other than Len Johnson of Jenex.

http://www.nordicskiracer.com/cgi-bin/n ... ewsID=2795
by tvcrider
Tue Sep 23, 2008 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: re: r.s.nordic newsgroup access
Replies: 2
Views: 1340




Dave,
Thank-you! That interface seems to work just great! Possibly superior to what my isp was providing. I just have to work with it a bit.


Joe
by tvcrider
Tue Sep 23, 2008 10:52 am
Forum: Roller Skis
Topic: Jenex's new XL 100 or XL98 Roller Skis - anyone tried them?
Replies: 5
Views: 4203

Jenex's new XL 100 or XL98 Roller Skis - anyone tried them?

Has anyone demoed Jenex's new XL 98 or XL 100 roller skis?

Thanks.

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