Cross Country Ski Ontario is now accepting nominations for the Heinz Niederhauser Coaching Award. This award was the inspiration of long time Ontario coach Heinz Niederhauser and is presented to an Ontario coach who has made an outstanding contribution to coaching and athletes in our province. Heinz loved coaching athletes and was a strong advocate for long term athlete development. Heinz was the first recipient of the award in 2006. The award has not been presented since 2013.
NTDC Thunder Bay is seeking a full time Assistant Coach. Click here for more information.
Congratulations to the Ontario Cup Series Team. Many thanks to XCTimoSport and Rex for their sponsorship of the Ontario Cup Series Team. The top 20 men and women will receive Ontario swag – backpack, buff and gloves!
Congratulations to the Ontario Cup Bib Points Leaders! Top 3 in each age category and gender receive financial awards.
Be at the Ontario Team meeting Friday, March 24 at 1:30pm to receive your awards.
Ontario Points after OCup #4 are up! Good luck at Nationals!
Check out Nipissing University’s Shelby Dickey’s blog on her experiences at the FISU Winter Games in Kazakhstan!
DEADLINE EXTENDED! XCSO welcomes bids to host the 2018 & 2019 Ontario Midget Championships. Clubs interested in hosting should complete the Midget Champs Bid package and submit by February 28th, 2017. Please reference the 2017 Ontario Midget Championships Technical Package for information.
The new and improved Ontario Ski Team page on our website features pictures of our athletes. Cheer them on at Easterns!
Cross Country Ski Ontario is pleased to announce a draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2016-2017 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). Final nominations will be announced after the appeal process.