Entries by Liz Inkila

Nordiq Canada Annual Fundraiser is now open!

The Nordiq Canada Annual club fundraiser is open! Last year 25 clubs participated in the Annual Club Fundraiser and raised $375,000 for their club projects.  Clubs like Nakkertok Nordic Ski Club: “As a club, Nakkertok was overwhelmed by the support provided by the community in helping us to purchase our new Pisten Bully.  We are […]

OCup #3 (Thunder Bay) – Cancelled

Lakehead Superior Nordic Association (LSNA) has made the difficult decision to cancel OCUP#3. The current restrictions in place by the Government of Ontario make it impossible for teams to access any indoor space on-site, and health units have recommended against non-essential travel. With schools opening on Monday there is an expectation that OMICRON will peak […]

2022 Ontario Winter Games Postponed Until 2023

The Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism & Culture Industries (MHSTCI) along with the host community of the County of Renfrew have announced the postponement of the 2022 Ontario Winter Games to 2023.  Full media release is HERE. This is a great disappointment to the athletes who have trained throughout this season towards this goal and […]

Impacts of Gov’t of ON COVID-19 Regulations

The Government of Ontario announced new restrictions on January 3, 2022. Section 19 of  O.Reg 263/20 guides Sport and Recreational activities.  At this time the impact on cross country skiing is minimal.  Programming and competitions can continue. As always, activities should be planned in consultation with and guided by Local Public Health Units while following […]

Ontario Cup #2 (Sudbury) Cancelled

It is with great disappointment that we announce the cancellation of Ontario Cup #2.  The race was intended to be held Jan 15/16 at Walden Cross Country in Sudbury.  The Public Health Unit Sudbury & District has implemented strict public health measures including limiting outdoor events to 25 people.  The Local Organizing Committee met with […]

Rowan’s Law – Phase 2 Implementation

Phase 2 of Rowan’s Law is effective January 1, 2022 and includes: Establish Removal-From-Sport and Return-to-Sport Protocols. Identify a designated person(s) as having specific responsibilities under the Removal/Return-to-Sport protocols Make their protocols available to designated person(s), and any athlete (and their parent if the athlete is under 18 years of age) who has been removed […]