Central Cross Country Skiing (CXC) will provide an opportunity for qualified talented young juniors from the Midwest and Great Lakes Divisions to compete amongst their peers at the 2020 NENSA U18 Championships at Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York, March 13th to 15th.

Team Size

The team will be four U18 men and four U18 women for a total team size of 8 junior athletes from each Division - Midwest and Great Lakes.

Team Selection Criteria

The team will be selected by using the Midwest and Great Lakes Junior National U18 qualifying list.


Siiri Morse, Trip Leader/Head Coach, DXC
Paul Fraley, Asst. Coach, Copper Country Ski Tigers
Pasha Kahn, Asst. Coach
Logan Zueger - Asst. Coach, Superiorland Ski Team


All selected athletes will compete in team race suit and vests to represent the CXC Midwest and Great Lakes Divisions as a team.


Trip costs vary due to the location. For the past two years trip costs were $1,800 plus athletes' race kit and vest, estimated to be about $200. Parents are welcome to join this trip with their athletes but will need to cover their expenses. Please contact CXC for information on logistics of travel, housing and Awards Banquet information.