Former National Team Coach Develops Nordic Academy in Rossland, BC

February 2011
Cross Connections;Feb2011, p6
The article reports that a new Nordic Academy for athletes grade 8-1 has been developed by former head coach of Canada's National Ski Team Dave Wood in Rossland, British Columbia.


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