cross country skiing

Sport Yukon hands out annual major awards

Sport Yukon handed out its major awards for 2019 on May 28,…

 

Emily Nishikawa retires from competitive skiing

“She was always the one that was really grounded and knew what she had to do”

 

2020 Buckwheat International Ski Classic pays tribute to founder

Whitehorse’s Knute Johnsgaard won the 50-km race

 

Cross-country ski racing halted with Canadian Ski Championships and World Cup cancellations

“It’s basically all cross-country ski racing on the planet is coming to an end this weekend”

Skiers turn out in droves for Yukon Ski Marathon

This year’s course stuck to the trails in and around the Whitehorse Cross Country Ski Club

Local skiers compete in 2020 Yukon Cross Country Ski Championships

The event included dozens of racers competing in mass-start skate races

Yukon skiers battle both rain and heavy snowfall at 2020 Haywood Western Canada Cup

“They also realize that you have to be ready for anything — extreme cold or extreme warm.”

Yukon skiers embrace experience at Winter Youth Olympic Games

Derek Deuling and Sasha Masson skied for Team Canada at the 2020 Lausanne Winter Youth Olympic Games

Registration opens for 34th annual Buckwheat International Ski Classic

Registration for the 34th annual Buckwheat International Ski Classic opened on Jan.…

Yukoners named to Youth Olympic Games team

Derek Deuling and Sasha Masson will ski for Canada at the 2020 Youth Olympic Games in Switzerland

Yukon cross-country skiers race at Haywood NorAm event in Alberta

Sasha Masson had the best result of the weekend, finishing fourth in the sprint

Dahria Beatty wins bronze at Opa Cup cross-country skiing race in Slovenia

Whitehorse’s Emily Nishikawa was 10th in the 10-km race

Father Mouchet Memorial Loppet brings Old Crow community together

‘We get more and more folks coming out and the community gets a little bit more involved’

Perfect snow and weather conditions for Yukon Championships

‘These next few days, we will be in our glory’

McKeever wins 11th Paralympic gold

Whitehorse’s Graham Nishikawa was McKeever’s guide for most of the record-breaking race

Olympic women’s team sprint showcases Yukon skiers

‘I am proud of how we raced out there’

Yukon well represented in Olympic ski relays

‘It’s always rewarding when you’re racing for a team’

Nishikawa top Canadian woman in Olympic race

Norway dominates cross-country skiing competitions

Yukon skier turns in personal best at Junior World Championships

‘It was another great international racing experience’