U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing

Kendall Gretsch competes at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Paralympic Games.


Information and resources about the sport of Nordic skiing, coaching, and education materials are available here:

Club and Coach Resources
Adaptive Nordic Skiing Instructors Manual - Version 2011
Sit Ski Instructor Manual - Version 2017

FIS Para Nordic Skiing Rules + Documents

Tips for Guiding a Visually Impaired Skier

Race Organizer Resources

FIS Race Organizer Guide
Guidelines for Sit Ski Course Design
Race Organizer Guide: Integrating Para Skiers into Your Race
Race Organizer Guide: Integrating Visually Impaired Skiers with Guides into Your Race
FIS Percentage List
*Timing Program (with compensation percentages) for Biathlon Races

*Timing Program (with compensation percentages) for Cross Country Races 

*For timing programs, only utilize "sheet 1" for data input/calculations. Sheet 2 should not be modified!