High-Performance Athletes


Access to criteria, race schedule, Ontario Ski Team, and more

Nakkertok Coaches


Access to workshops, seminars, and coaching resources

Para Nordic


Recreational skiing

Ski Venues

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Volunteer of the Year Award

Congratulations to John Langstone, inaugural recipient of Cross Country Ski Ontario Volunteer of the Year Award. John’s longstanding commitment as webmaster of xco.org was honoured at the XCSO 2017 Annual General Meeting. 

Job Notice: Head Club Coach and Masters Coach at Arrowhead Nordic Ski Club, Huntsville

Arrowhead is hiring a new Head Club Coach and Masters Coach. Details here.    

Nakkertok is hiring!

Nakkertok is seeking up to 3 coaches for their race program. Details here.

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Slack – Communication Platform for Coaches – Reactivated

XCSO is reactivating Slack. The communication platform for coaches. With this tool, coaches can exchange information, upload videos and files, talk technique, and see what’s new in the world of coaching. 87 Coaches are registered. We will be posting updates weekly. Please log back in. If you are new to Slack or have trouble logging […]

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Coaching Seminar Schedule

Cross Country Ski Ontario’s Annual Coaching Seminar is scheduled for June 2 – 4, 2017 in North Bay. Registration is now open on zone4.ca. Check the schedule: XCSO Annual Coaching Seminar 2017  

XCSO Annual Coaching Seminar @ Nipissing University
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm

Registration is on zone4.ca. Schedule coming soon. Topics: How to shoot good video, Lab testing – field testing and their interpretation, training to compete at altitude, weight lifting for athletic performance, marketing your team, lots of hands-on experiences.

Ontario University Nordic Camp @ Highlands Nordic
Jun 9 – Jun 11 all-day
NCCP Competency Based Competition Coach L2T Dryland @ Georgian Nordic Ski and Canoe Club
Jun 10 @ 8:30 am – Jun 11 @ 5:30 pm

Prerequisites: Community Coach Trained

Fast & Female @ Horseshoe Resort
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
NCCP Competency Based Competition Coach T2T Dryland @ Nakkertok South
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm

Prerequisites: NCCP Trained Comp Int status (completed ICC, CC and L2T workshops)