Alisa Zhambalova led a Russian podium clean sweep in the women’s five kilometre cross country skiing competition to give the host nation a perfect start to the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade in front of President Vladimir Putin.
The 13th edition of the International Ski Federation Cross-Country Tour de Ski has begun with men’s and women’s sprint action in Toblach.
Norway’s seven-times world cross-country champion Therese Johaug today won her first race back after an 18-month doping ban at the opening International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup event of the season in Kuusamo in Finland.
Olympic champions Johannes Klaebo and Ragnhild Haga will serve as mentors at a youth cross-country skiing camp which begins in Norway tomorrow.
Espen Bjervig has been appointed as manager of Norway's cross-country skiing team.
Nic Lemyre has been appointed as high performance and development advisor at Cross Country Ski de fond Canada.
The Italian men's cross-country skiing team will begin the 2018-2019 season under new leadership after two key appointments were confirmed.
Ole Morten Iversen has been brought in to replace Roar Hjelmeset as the cross-country skiing coach for the Norweigan women's team.
Russian cross-country skier Alexander Legkov has announced his retirement from the sport.
China has hosted its maiden International Ski Federation (FIS) cross-country city sprint event in Yan'an in Shanxi Province.
France and Sweden won the first gold medals as the International Ski Federation Nordic Junior World Championships began in Goms in Switzerland.
An amateur cross-country skiing race is to be hosted in Russia by sanctioned Sochi 2014 gold medallist Alexander Legkov and quadruple Olympic champion Nikolay Zimyatov.
Marit Bjoergen and Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo took victory in the women's and men's 10 kilometre and 15km classic events respectively at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross Country World Cup in Ruka, Finland.
Norway's Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo and Sweden's Stina Nilsson topped the podiums as the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup season began with classic sprint action in Ruka in Finland.
German cross-country skier Hannes Dotzler has announced his retirement from the sport at the age of 27 due to an ongoing battle with glandular fever.