Mora Vasaloppet Ski Clinic

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 5:22 am

Mora Vasaloppet 58K top five finisher and Team CXC member Andre Watt of Duluth will lead a fall dry land ski clinic on Saturday, September 26th from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Mora Vasaloppet Nordic Ski Center north of Mora.

They will cover classic and skate dry land drills focusing on balance and technique, Nordic walking and ski walking.  There will be an optional roller ski session with technique instruction from 12 noon to 1 p.m.

Bring ski poles, ski boots, roller skis if you have them and a lunch. Several pair of roller skis will be available to try. A bike helmet is required for roller skiing.  Drinks and snacks will be furnished. Wear comfortable clothes and running shoes.

The ski clinic fee is $10/student (grades 7-12) and $20/adult 18 years and older. If you have not already registered you may do so by completing the registration form from the Mora Ski Club website at moraskiclub.vasaloppet.org  Mail the completed registration and waiver form and fee payable to the Mora Ski Club to Mora Vasaloppet, Box 22, Mora, MN 55051 or fax it to 320-679-4840.  You may also register at the door. For more information call 612-390-3149 or 320-679-1097.

The Mora Ski Club Ski Exchange and Waxing Clinic are planned for Sunday, November 22nd at the Nordic Ski Center north of Mora.  An on snow ski clinic is planned for the Nordic Center on Saturday, December 5th with a back-up date of December 12th.

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