Tag Archives: Bend

Nordic Enrollment is Open

It’s time to sign up for a 2011-2012 Nordic Winter Program. We offer innovative programs for ages 7 to 70+. For full details, visit the Nordic page. For inspiring footage from last season, watch our Nordic Movie.

Volunteers Needed!

The Bend Endurance Academy has been chosen as the beneficiary of this year’s Haulin’ Aspen! The Haulin’ Aspen is a Trail Marathon, Half Marathon and 7 Mile Run organized by Gina Miller and the Lay It Out Events staff. Now, we must rally together to promptly fill 35 volunteer positions. Volunteers will manage the aid stations along […]

Trout Lake 2011

Come join the Pacific Northwest crew in Trout Lake, Washington for a 5 day Nordic camp aimed at systematically improving your Nordic technique, fitness, strength and overall athletic preparation. The Trout Lake camp has been a PNSA tradition for 12 years- and has grown to be known as “the greatest camp ever”.   The camp […]

Nordic Camp Recap

A mix of twenty athletes and staff from across the US enjoyed 5 days of training opportunities during the Academy’s first dryland camp of the season. The PNSA Bend camp was based on the Trout Lake Model and activities included on snow skiing over lakes and meadows, rollerskiing, strength and games, and rock climbing. According […]

With My Own Two Wheels: June 25

With My Own Two Wheels is a feature-length documentary about the bicycle as a vehicle for change around the world. The film is playing in Bend as part of a cross-country screening tour. Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 25th at the Tower Theatre in Bend. Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm. Tickets are on sale now […]

Bend Don’t Brake

Volunteers Needed: Bend Don’t Brake Road Race- May 28th The Bend Don’t Brake road race is set for Saturday, May 28, on roads in southeast Bend. This beginner-friendly race will feature riders from across the state of Oregon plus many of the Academy’s Cycling athletes. Six racing categories will be offered, including races for beginner men and women, masters men and women (ages […]

Bend Bicycle Film Festival- Friday May 6th

Folks who love bikes, movies and movies about bikes should pick up tickets to the Bend Bicycle Film Festival at any bike retailer in Bend before Friday at noon. The show starts at 7pm, Friday May 6th at the Tower Theatre and celebrates local riders and filmmakers plus benefits the Academy and C.O.T.A. Ride your bike to […]

Academy Awards

The Nordic team filled the Riverbend Community Room last night to celebrate the 2010-2011 ski season. Ben Husaby, Executive Director/Nordic Program Director, gave an overview of the season, introduced the coaching staff, introduced the Board of Directors and described the Nordic development process. Coaches Stuart Smith-Blockley and Brenna Warburton awarded sKey Skill Certificates to Youth and Development […]

5 US Championship Events

Athletes from the Bend Endurance Academy Nordic Team participated in all 5 Nordic Championship events in the USA during the 2010-2011 season. The events included: US Cross Country Championships- Rumford, ME NCAA National Championships- Stowe, VT USSA Junior National Championships, Minneapolis, MN USCSA National Championships- Sun Valley, ID USSA Super Tour Finals- Sun Valley, ID […]

COCC Spring Update

After 4 events (Sprint, Classic, Skate and Relay) at the USCSA National Championships in Sun Valley, Idaho, the Central Oregon Community College men’s team, comprised of Joe Madden, Sam Schwarz and Brian Jorgensen, placed 7th out of 10 teams overall. Joe Madden led the COCC team results, placing 16th overall in the individual men’s category. Sam […]