Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Cross Country’ Category

Alex Harvey earns silver in photo finish at X-country World Cup finals

Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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Alex Harvey powered to a silver medal in the 15-kilometre men's pursuit race on Sunday to close out the cross-country World Cup finals in Quebec City.

Alex Harvey misses gold by 1.2 seconds at X-country World Cup finals in Quebec

Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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Alex Harvey finished just off the podium with a fourth-place result in the 15-kilometre race on Saturday at the cross-country World Cup finals in Quebec City.

Alex Harvey takes X-country gold in World Cup season finale

Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Canadian cross-country skier Alex Harvey ended his World Cup season in fine form with a gold medal on home soil.

Road to the Olympic Games: Quebec’s Alex Harvey a skiing superstar everywhere but in Canada

Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Cross-country skier Alex Harvey is arguably the greatest cross-country skier in North American history, but he is underappreciated in his own nation, writes CBC Sports host Scott Russell.

Cross-country skiing World Cup finals from Quebec City

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Watch live action as the world's best cross-country skiers compete at the World Cup finals from Quebec City.

Sundby clinches men’s cross-country World Cup title

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Norway's Martin Johnsrud Sundby won the cross-country skiing World Cup title on Saturday with victory in a 50-kilometre classical race.

Alex Harvey turns on the jets, wins cross-country skiing world title, plays air guitar

Sunday, March 5th, 2017
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Canadian Alex Harvey made a late push and pulled off a thrilling finish to win the 50-kilometre freestyle at the world championships in Lahti, Finland on Sunday.

Norway edges Russia to win cross-country relay at nordic worlds

Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Norway held off a Russian challenge to win the men's 4x10-kilometre cross-country ski relay at the nordic world championships on Friday in Lahti, Finland.

Norway wins gold in women’s 4x5K cross-country relay at worlds

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Norway won the women's 4x5-kilometre cross-country relay Thursday at the Nordic ski world championships in Lahti, Finland. The Norwegians never looked back after building a lead of 56 seconds on the third leg.

Iivo Niskanen wins men’s 15K cross-country ski world title

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Iivo Niskanen won the men's 15-kilometre classical cross-country race Wednesday at the Nordic world championship in Lahti, Finland.