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 […]

PNSA/Far West Camp Recap

Kara Doescher and Ben Grasseschi provide overviews of the PNSA/Far West Nor Cal Nordic Camp near Mt. Lassen. Kara is a high school skier from Corvallis and Ben coaches for the Auburn Ski Club. Nor Cal Nordic Camp by Kara Doescher As a high school skier the Nor Cal Nordic Camp was my first XC […]

Nor Cal Nordic Camp

Junior Nordic skiers from across the US and Canada are invited to join the Far West and Pacific Northwest divisions for a 5 day Nordic camp aimed at systematically improving Nordic technique, fitness, strength and overall athletic preparation. The Nor Cal Camp is designed for relative beginners and seasoned veterans ages 14-23 with some roller […]

North Cascades Camp Recap

It’s 5am and helicopters are flying overhead. They’re so low to the ground the sound is intense and you can feel the air pressure beating downwards. Fire? Smoke Jumper training? Military invasion? Nope- just an effort to eradicate the Tussock Moth from the beautiful Methow Valley. This is how PNSA junior Nordic skiers started off […]

North Cascades Nordic Camp

Methow Valley, Washington Come join the Pacific Northwest crew for a 5 day Nordic camp aimed at systematically improving your Nordic technique, fitness, strength and overall athletic preparation.  Built on the time tested and very successful “Trout Lake Model” these camps are designed for relative beginners and seasoned veterans ages 14-23 with some roller skiing experience.  Past campers […]

Summer Nordic Training Camps

The Bend Nordic Team, in cooperation with PNSA, has organized 3 camps for the upcoming summer training season. Deschutes Camp- Bend, OR on June 17-21. Cost:$200 Trout Lake Camp -Trout Lake, WA on July 15-19. Cost: $200  ($220 Mt. A climbers) Far West/PNSA Camp-Somes Bar, CA on August 12-16 Cost:$150 Complete details are posted on our […]

BNT Rollerski Purchase

BNT spring Rollerski Order- sponsored by Webskis Do you have a birthday coming? Are you off to college soon? How about a graduation gift…? Even though the team is still skiing, summer is fast approaching and it is time to think about gearing up for summer training.  In the past, our group has been able […]



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