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Gatineau Park Cross-Country Ski Trail Reports - SkiTrails.xcOttawa.ca
Today (10h, 60m) - Karl Saidla - Starting Point: P10, Trails Skied: Fortune Pkwy, Glide Wax: Rode GLF Blue., Grip Wax: Rode Special Violet Klister covered with Rode multigrade violet or violet hardwax
We were out on the Fortune parkway this morning. It appeared to have been groomed this morning, which made for fairly forgiving conditions while we were out. The tracks were reasonably firm but starting to get a bit sugary as people skied in them, with the skate lanes in similar condition. Burma looked to be in great shape and groomed this morning as well. The fast conditions will be enjoyed by anyone who is interested in racking up kilometres like they did in the old days.
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Latest News. . .
That's an Excellent Question: GPS data of Gatineau Loppet routes (Updated!)  -  Team XC Ottawa (2017/01/16)
Has anyone recorded the Gatineau Loppet routes and have GPS data they could share?
2017 Canadian Ski Marathon  -  CSM (2017/01/16)
Haven't skied enough yet? Want to ski a whole lot more?
Coupe Skinouk is This Weekend  -  Team XC Ottawa (2017/01/16)
Club Skinouk always puts on a terrific event in January that is popular with local skiers. Its a good opportunity to get some race experience on local trails.
Do you commute or use skiing as transportation?  -  Rachel Levy-McLaughlin (2017/01/12)
I'm looking to talk to skiers who ski for transportation.
Sir John A. Macdonald Winter Trail official season launch this Monday  -  Team XC Ottawa (2017/01/08)
Come out and show your support for the Sir John A Macdonald Winter trail at the official season launch this Monday.
Missing Skis at Nakkertok & Wrong Poles at Keogan on NYE  -  Team XC Ottawa (2017/01/03)
Did you take the wrong skis from Nakkertok Sunday? Did you find yourself without poles on NYE at Keogan?
More News. . .
2016 Boxing Day Burn-off  -  Nakkertok (2016/12/27)
Boxing Day Burnoff 2016 Updated Dec 24 - Race Day Registration Available  -  Team XC Ottawa (2016/12/23)
Looking for volunteers for study!  -  Brendan McNeely (2016/12/20)
Race report: NENSA Season opener  -  Kyla Vanderzwet (2016/12/20)
Nakkertok's Candy Cane Cup this Weekend!  -  Team XC Ottawa (2016/12/14)
Another Trip to Silver Star!  -  Sheila Kealey (2016/12/12)
Nakkertok Early Snow loop pictures from December 4th  -  Megan McTavish (2016/12/04)
Introducing Team 2017 - The Men's Team!  -  Team - XC Ottawa (2016/12/01)
Introducing Team 2017 - The Women's Team!  -  Team XC Ottawa (2016/11/21)
Remember skiing in October? Photos of first ski of the year.  -  Team XC Ottawa (2016/11/18)
9 tips for training on your own (with limited time)  -  Kyla Vanderzwet (2016/11/06)
Attaining More JNAP. A CrossFit Success.  -  Mark Rajack (2016/11/05)
Team Blizzard Discount 2017 Gatineau Park Ski Passes On Sale  -  Nancy Coke (2016/11/02)
SkiErg - Calling all Avid Cross Country Skiers!  -  Christa Ramonat (2016/10/29)
The SJAM Winter Trail: About health, happiness, and sustainability  -  Karl Saidla (2016/10/25)
Para-Nordic Ottawa is Looking for Skiers and Volunteers  -  Team XC Ottawa (2016/10/21)
2016 First Snowfall Contest - We have a Winner!  -  Team XC Ottawa (2016/10/20)
Kanata Nordic Club Coach Job Opening  -  Kanata Nordic (2016/10/19)
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What the team is reading. . .
XC Local: Best Of: Winter Trails, Hiking And Cross-country Skiing
XC Local: New Winter Trail Opens In the Heart of Ottawa
XC Local: New Winter Trail to Open Alongside Ottawa River
XC Local: Ski, Snowshoe Trail Opens Next to Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway
Gatineau Loppet: Cbc: Gatineau Loppet Classic Photos
Gatineau Loppet: Scott Hill And Brandy Stewart Win Gatineau Loppet 51km Classic Races
Editorial: Kershaw Waxes On Passion For Nordic Life
Other Sports: Christine Nesbitt: the Day I Quit For the Last Time
Coaching: CCC Coaches Conference This July In Barrie
Editorial: Un Effet Alex Harvey?
XC News: Ontario And Nakkertok Are Overall Haywood National Champions
XC Local: Perrianne Jones Retires From Skiing
Gatineau Loppet: Gatineau Loppet Weekend My Strangest Race Ever!
Gatineau Loppet: Canadian Wins Two Major Events At Gatineau Loppet In Bitter Cold
Training: Negotiating the Dual Path of Hp Skiing And Post-secondary Education: 2 Athlete Profiles
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