A great preview of what’s to come at the Olympics
I’ll never forget the thrill of watching Chandra Crawford win the Women’s Sprint at the World Cup in 2008. We were a few feet from the action as we stood on a hill about half-way through the sprint course, and could still see the finish line clearly. Awesome!
This is when the action happens Schedule of events
There is no admission charge, but you should take note of the parking information.
If you can’t make it to the races, CBC will provide live event coverage on its digital channel (CBC Bold) as well as live online streaming at cbcsports.ca and at www.radio-canada.ca.
Tape delayed coverage on the CBC main networks will air on Saturday, February 6th:
1:00 pm EST (11:00 am local) – Mens 15k Free and Womens 10km Free
5:00 pm EST (3:00 pm local) – Mens & Womens Classic Sprint
U.S. skier Kikkan Randall from her website: “Skiing in conditions like this doesn’t get much sweeter, blue sky, hot sun and fast tracks. Canmore has got to be one of the coolest venues on the World Cup circuit.”
U.S. skier Andy Newell posted this on his blog yesterday: “Conditions are incredible here in Canmore. Even though there isn’t a ton of snow the race trails are still groomed rock hard every morning and the skiing on the tourist trails is still pretty epic too.”