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  • December 4-14, 2014 -- Reliable snow, you pick your schedule, top coaching, optional physiology testing, waxing & training plan lectures, discounts for AXCS members, the perfect start to next season!

  • Craftsbury, Vermont once again plays host to the AXCS National Masters -- January 30 to February 1, 2015. NM2015 10km freestyle wave start races on Thursday, January 30. The beautiful Craftsbury Ski Marathon serves as the distance classic championships on Saturday, February 1. No special qualification is required, all abilities welcome.

  • North America's longest-running and largest XC ski event series. Featuring sixteen premier ski marathons and winter festivals stretching from Vermont to Alaska. Make this the year you take on the challenge and discover a new ASM Series event!

  • Take part in the 2015 Masters World Cup to take place in Syktyvkar, Russia -- March 10-21, 2015 (AXCS trip dates). The ultimate ski adventure. Amazing people and incredible skiing. Easy add-on's in Moscow or St. Petersburg. Trip reservations for AXCS members now open!

AXCS Masters News

  • The brand new xcskiworld.com re-boot is officially launched! It's been a looooong time coming, but American XC Skiers (AXCS) is proud and happy to re-boot our association's official website. First launched in 1995, xcskiworld.com is one of the world's longest running XC ski information websites. We don't need to be all things to all people anymore, so our new goal is nothing less than the world's foremost e-resource for master XC skiers and racers. Right now the re-boot version is a lean and mean site with few internal pages. But over the coming months and years you'll find a ton of great stuff appearing here. You'll also discover that even more info we will be saving for our current AXCS members in exclusive content sections. Much of this exclusive content unavailable in English on any other media format in the world! The easiest way to make sure you never miss out is to join AXCS today and discover all that masters XC skiing can be!
  • Need Some Workout Motivation? 20 Ideas To Stay On Track from Active.com
  • Do's & Don'ts For Master Runners from Competitor.com

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