» More Orienteering News at the World of O frontpage

Alex Jospe - Rumford skate race

Rumford skate race

Last weekend was the second Eastern Cup of the year, in scenic Rumford, ME. I have fond memories of racing there in college; its a tough course that rewards good skiing and good fitness; you cant coast by on one or the other. And usually, the wind is blowing the…
Read story | Main page

right direction, so you cant smell the papermills from the ski tracks. Yay! CSU showed up with our usual army of juniors, and I signed up for the mass start skate race. I love mass starts! Rumford had gotten hit with the same rain as everyone else, but managed to keep their snow, and it looked a lot like churned-up manmade snow, despite its natural origins. The interesting thing was that despite the crystals acting totally transformed, skis and rills that are good on natural snow were running quite well, leading me to a stiff pair of fresh-snow skis. I…

 Note! The direct links to pages below might not always be up to date for old articles due to changes at the webpage in question.

Most popular from Alex Jospe

U.S. Two-day classic championships - 2013-10-23 11:25:00
JK 2015: The good, the bad and… - 2015-04-14 00:32:00
Coaching in Vermont - 2014-02-13 12:37:00
The Birkie - 2014-02-24 12:14:00
World Orienteering Champs: Long Distance - 2014-07-13 10:47:00
Pawtuckaway - 2014-09-11 15:08:00
North American Orienteering Championships - 2014-10-24 10:02:00
World ski orienteering championships - 2015-02-17 21:00:00

Most read from Alex Jospe

JK 2015: The good, the bad and… - 2015-04-14 00:32:00
2015 US Orienteering Championships - 2015-03-31 12:06:00
U.S. Two-day classic championships - 2013-10-23 11:25:00
The JK International Festival of Orienteering - 2015-04-08 09:49:00
World Orienteering Champs: Long Distance - 2014-07-13 10:47:00
North American Orienteering Championships - 2014-10-24 10:02:00
Sunny Littleton roll - 2014-06-28 19:03:00
Canadian Nationals - 2013-10-17 15:45:00

Current Headlines - from all over the orienteering world

03.05: Edgars Bertuks Facebook

With one week left to go, my training has started to tak...

With one week left to go, my training has started to take shape and would be fair to say – it’s ...
Read story | Main page

03.05: Carl Godager Kaas Facebook

Takk til Oppsal Orientering for gode konkurranser (15-st...

Takk til Oppsal Orientering for gode konkurranser (15-stafetten og Knut Valstads Minneløp) i ...
Read story | Main page

29.04: Lilian Forsgren

Out Of Order

Last weekend was the first Swedish League competitions this year, quite near Åmål in Dalsland. A s...
Read story | Main page

29.04: Gernot Kerschbaumer

Finally, competing again

...that#s what I could have said after last weekends Swedish League competitions in Åmål...
Read story | Main page

28.04: Rahel Friederich

Am Feinschliff für den Saisonstart!

Das Wintertraining ist seit einiger Zeit abgeschlossen und ich bin in...
Read story | Main page

29.04: Martin Hubmann

Frühlingserwachen

Bereits sind die ersten OL’s der neuen Saison vorbei, wobei ich mich über zwei Sieg...
Read story | Main page

29.04: Silje Ekroll Jahren

Uttatt til verdenscup i Norge og Sverige

Etter helgens uttaksløp er jeg blitt tatt ut til å løpe 3 av 4 distanser i verde...
Read story | Main page

03.05: Thomas Dlabaja

3DRerun hrátky z ŽB Čechy

První série letošního Žebříčků B Čechy přinesla zajímavé volby postupů nebo řekněme ...
Read story | Main page

27.04: Silje Ekroll Jahren

5., 5. og 12.plass i helgens uttaksløp

I helgens tre uttaksløp til verdenscupen i Norge og Sverige i juni ble fasiten 5. på sp...
Read story | Main page