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Carly Reimer offers a steady back for support Friday to Soldotna High School cross-country skier Kristin Hynne in the exchange zone between the classic and freestyle races at the Kenai Klassic cross-country ski meet at the Kenai Golf Course. See story.
SoHi grad Liebner goes to Sochi as a ski coach

...championship in 2000. Liebner also became the first cross-country skier from the Peninsula to win the Besh Cup.This year, Peru only features one cross-country skier, and his name is Roberto Carcelen, a 43-year-old...
State wants to study recess, physical ed policies

...the department said.The study is part of a broader anti-obesity push by the state focused on youth.Olympic cross country skier Kikkan Randall of Anchorage has encouraged children and families to be active every day. The department also is...
SST competition showcases improvement of Peninsula athletes

...competitive person," Cooper said. "Anytime I can beat someone, even just barely, it's fun."Cooper is an expert cross-country skier for the Kardinals, and said ski training has served him well for the FGB."It's a different kind of pain...
Retired wildlife trooper puts it all down in a book

When Steve Knutson and Bob Beasley arrived at Russian Jack Springs Park, they found the cross-country skier face down with the cow moose standing over her. They quickly dispatched the moose with a shotgun, but they didn't count on...
Taking a 'Wild Shot'

...time we fail."That statement couldn't be truer in describing the trials and experiences of Andy Liebner.The cross-country skier and biathlete spent his youth skiing in Soldotna, training on Tsalteshi Trails, and working his way up to the...
Kenai Community News

...deeper, albeit slowly. That increase brings joy to the heart of every snow bunny, whether he be a snow machiner, cross-country skier, or just a snowman-maker. At least the stuff that gets tracked into my house isn't gravel any more. The...
Sports Briefs

...Pena signed through the 2004 season. Rogge says IOC ready to act in doping cases LONDON -- When Russia's top cross-country skier tested positive for drugs at the Salt Lake City Olympics, the IOC stripped her of one gold medal but let her keep...
Dog days of winter: Skiers, skijorers enjoy day on the trail

...different trails to ski on -- and it's warmer here, too." Skijoring is a dog-powered sport and involves a cross-country skier, a tug line, a sled dog-type harness and a canine companion with an interest in running -- or at least trotting...
Alaskans Teela, Steer, Hakkinen headed for Olympics

...Their selection brings to five the number of Alaskans who have secured Olympic berths. Ski jumper Alan Alborn and cross-country skier Nina Kemppel, both of Anchorage, are also bound for the Olympics. Snowboarder Rosey Fletcher of Girdwood and...


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