NORDIC - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/NORDIC News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Olympics: U.S. ski team to cut Nordic Combined funding http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57828325-77/combined-nordic-ski-ussa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57828325-77/combined-nordic-ski-ussa.html.csp">Olympics: U.S. ski team to cut Nordic Combined funding</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:48.112-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What is life as an Olympic athlete like when you have to pave your own path? American Nordic combined athletes will soon find out. The United States Ski & Snowboard Association (USSA) told the Nordic combined members in a meeting Monday at the Center of Excellence in Park City that funding for one of the original Olympic Winter Games disciplines — a mixture of cross-country skiing and ski jumping — would be cut this summer. Nordic combined will remain part of the USSA when the financial support ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828325@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:48 MDT Utah skiing: Utes play host NCAA Championships http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57632937-89/ncaa-utah-utes-races.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57632937-89/ncaa-utah-utes-races.html.csp">Utah skiing: Utes play host NCAA Championships</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T17:18:03.317-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 05:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Utah is hosting to the 2014 NCAA Ski Championships, beginning Wednesday at Park City Mountain Resort and Soldier Hollow. The Utes are hosting the event for the first time since 2000. Utah is coming off its 17th RMISA title. The Utes also won the Pat Miller Invitational to start the season, hosting at the two NCAA venues. “We are a well-balanced team,” Utah Director of Skiing Kevin Sweeney said in a statement. “That bodes well for us in this style of championship event. Ev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57632937@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 17:18:03 MDT