The Montreal Model – Developing Skiing in Urban Canada

The Montreal Model – Developing Skiing in Urban Canada

Note: This story was produced prior to Stéphane Barrette being named acting CEO of Nordiq Canada Montreal is known throughout the world as a stylish, cosmopolitan city. What may not be universally known, though, is that it’s become an urban hotbed for cross-country...

Dave Wood Caps off a Golden Coaching Career

It is no mere coincidence that Dave Wood came along just as Canada’s insurgence into the cross-country skiing elite began. “He worked hard to create a culture of unity and support within the ranks,” Beckie Scott pointed out, “which was ultimately a determining factor...
Chasing Career Goals – in the Classroom and on the Ski Trails

Chasing Career Goals – in the Classroom and on the Ski Trails

There are those young people who aren’t fulfilled unless they’re being tested on a daily basis, mentally and physically. Remi Drolet appears to be one such individual. “I’m focused on my goals,” points out the 19-year-old. “I have to keep working hard. I perform best...