Joint Application Process Now Open For Midwest Junior National, U18 Canadian Nationals and NENSA U16 Championships Trips Coaching Positions

5 SEPT 2018

The Junior Trip Leadership Committee is opening the application process. The trips are as follows:

2019 Junior National Championships are taking place at Kincaid Park in Achorage, AK. This year's dates are March 8th through March 17th, 2019.

2019 Canadian Nationals are taking place at Nakkertok Nordic Ski Centre near Ottawa, ONT. This year's dates are March 13th through March 20th, 2019.

2019 NENSA U16 Championships are taking place at the Beth Village Trails in Bethel, ME. This year's dates are March 6th through March 11th, 2019.

NOTE: Coaches on these trips volunteer their time to coach the best junior racers in the Central Region at these championship events and should expect extra travel days at the beginning and the end of each trip. When applying, applicants will be applying for a staff on any trip. If you have special circumstances or have a trip preference the application will have an area to relay that information.

Applications can be submitted online and are due October 13th.


2018 Midwest Junior National Team Announced

20 FEB. 2018

Central Cross Country Ski Association (CXC) and the Midwest Junior Committee is pleased to announce this year's Midwest Junior National Team that will be competing in the USSA Cross Country Junior National Championships in Soldier Hollow, UT.

The following atheletes were named to the Junior National Teams after the CXC Junior Cup Midwest Division Finale in Coleraine, MN, February 17-18, which was the final Junior National Qualifier (JNQ) of the season.

2018 Midwest and NENSA Team Naming Meeting

12 FEB. 2018

12:30pm Sunday Feb 18th at Mt Itasca Chalet. The 2018 Midwest and NENSA Teams will be announced and coaches introduced. Skiers being named to the team should plan to be in attendance with parents.

Completed forms and payment must be submitted to Chris Harvey at the team naming meeting or received by mail on Wednesday Feb 21st.

Coaching Staff Announced for 2018 Junior Nationals and NENSA U16 Trip

21 DEC 2017

The Midwest Executive Committee wishes to thank everyone for their applications and interest in the Midwest Team and NENSA U16 trips. The following coaches have been named to the 2018 Junior National and NENSA U16 trip staffs.

2018 Junior Nationals / March 3-11 / Soldier Hollow, Midway (UT)

Piotr Bednarski - Head Coach, Loppet Nordic Racing
Chris Harvey - Trip Leader, Loppet Nordic Racing
Liz Peterson - Head Glide Wax, Endurance United
Scott Putman - Head Kick Wax, Ashwaubenon Nordic Ski Team
Kim Rudd - Loppet Nordic Racing / Armstrong High School
Julia Curry - Age Group Coach, Loppet Nordic Racing
Ted Theyerl - Age Group Coach, Chippewa Valley Nordic
Deno Johnson - Age Group Coach, Nordicwerks
Andrew Joda - Wax Tech, Loppet Nordic Racing
Thomas Kendrick - Wax Tech, MYSL/Skiwerx
Elizabeth Smith - Physical Therapist
Joe Haggenmiller - Central Cross Country Skiing

2018 NENSA U16 Championships / March 8-11 / Gore Mountain, North Creek (NY)

Kris Hanson - Trip Leader, 4591 Sports Development
Bjorn Hanson - 4591 Sports Development
Charil Reis - Rhinelander Nordic

Application Process Now Open For Midwest Junior National and U16 NENSA Coaching Positions

12 SEPT 2017

The Midwest Coaches Committee is opening the application process for the 2018 Junior National Championships taking place at Soldier Hollow in Midway, Utah. This year's trip dates are Saturday March 3rd through Sunday March 11th.

Additionally, applications for the 2018 U16 NENSA Trip to Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York are being accepted as well.

Coaches on these trips will volunteer their time to coach the best junior racers in the Midwest at these championship events.

This application process is for Head Wax Coaches, Assistant Wax Coaches, Age Group Coaches, and Support Staff. Requirements for each position can be found in the Midwest Junior Committee Bylaws.

Applications can be submitted online and are due October 13th.