Nordic http://nhpr.org en Small N.H. Club Early Training Ground For Olympic Ski Jumpers http://nhpr.org/post/small-nh-club-early-training-ground-olympic-ski-jumpers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">New Hampshire is well represented at the Olympic Games this year, with ten Granite </span>Staters<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> competing at </span>Sochi<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s particularly true in Men’s Ski Jumping, with two out of three team members coming from New Hampshire:&nbsp; Nick Alexander of Lebanon and Nick </span>Fairall<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of Andover. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Recently, NHPR&nbsp;visited&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">the ski club where it all started for </span>Fairall<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:48:57 +0000 Amanda Loder 43461 at http://nhpr.org Small N.H. Club Early Training Ground For Olympic Ski Jumpers Nordic Skating On The Connecticut River http://nhpr.org/post/nordic-skating-connecticut-river <p></p><p>This is the time of year many of us love to head out on the ice to do some fishing or play a pick-up game of hockey with the kids. NHPR's Sean Hurley decided to try something a little different - he went Nordic.</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Sean Hurley 26050 at http://nhpr.org Nordic Skating On The Connecticut River 'Roller Skiing' Summer Training for Winter Athletes http://nhpr.org/post/roller-skiing-summer-training-winter-athletes <p>Athletes all over the country are competing to secure their places on the Summer Olympics team. At the same time, Winter Olympians are doing what they can to stay in shape. For cross-country skiers, that means <a href="http://www.xcskiworld.com/training/rollerguide.htm">roller skiing</a>. New Hampshire Public Radio&#39;s Sam Evans-Brown reports roller skiing has become a competition sport in its own right.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:41:24 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 8196 at http://nhpr.org 'Roller Skiing' Summer Training for Winter Athletes