2017-2018 U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Calendar

Full International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Nordic Skiing world wide calendar is linked here.   The below schedule includes the competitions that U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing will attend and support (depending on qualification and funding criteria). 

* Denotes by invitation

+ Denotes by qualification.  Qualification criteria listed here.                                                       

Open Nationals events in underlined text

*Aug 18-Sept 3 On-snow Camp - Wanaka, New Zealand 

*Sep 26-Oct 6 On-Snow Camp (Ski Tunnel) - Torsby, Sweden

*Oct 23-29 On-Snow Camp (manmade loop) – Lake Placid, NY

*Nov 10-20 On-Snow Camp - Canmore, AB Canada

+Dec 6-18 IPC Nordic World Cup #1 – Canmore AB, Canada

Jan 4-9 U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Cross Country Nationals - Bozeman, MT - Link to event info 

+Jan 16-29 IPC Nordic World Cup #2– Oberried, Germany

+Mar 3-19 Paralympic Winter Games - PyeongChang, KOR

April 5-8 SkiTAM (non-competition) Event - Vail, CO

 

2017-2018 Intro and Development Events 

Camps run by partner clubs have their contact information listed. Many camps have funding available to participate. Please check with listed contact FMI. Contact uspnordic@gmail.com for general information camps, races, or getting involved with Para Nordic skiing or biathlon.  Underlined items below include links to organizations/events or contact info.

On-going programing Challenge Alaska – Anchorage, AK; contact: Jeff Dick

On-going programing Courage Kenny & Loppet Nordic – Minneapolis, MN; contact: Megan Welty

On-going programing Capital Region Nordic Alliance - Albany, NY and throughout New England; Contact: Russ Myer, 315-396-997russmyer08@gmail.com

Jan 4-9 U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Cross Country Nationals  Bozeman, MT

Jan 29- Feb 4 Empire State Games  Lake Placid, NY; contact: Russ Myer
 
Feb 23-25 Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra XC Skiing Camp  Mammoth Lakes, CA; contact: Maggie Palachak
 
March 1-2 Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute  Duluth, MN; contact: Mark Hanna

March 1- 5 Veteran Adaptive Sports Training, (VAST), Pineland Farms, New Gloucester, ME; Contact: Kristina Sabasteanski, 207-310-8694Kristina@pinelandfarms.org

March 14-18 Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra Biathlon Camp  Mammoth Lakes, CA; contact: Maggie Palachak