Loppet Foundation

LNR Presentation on Junior National Qualifiers and XC Ski Racing in College

Where: The Trailhead, 1221 Theodore Wirth Parkway

When: Friday, November 9, 2018 from 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Who: This presentation is open to all parents and skiers aged 13-17 interested in learning about Junior National Qualifier (JNQ) racing and XC skiing in college.

LNR Coaches Chris Harvey and Piotr Bednarski will review what JNQ racing is, how JNQs fit into a skier’s priorities, and who its appropriate for. The presentation will also discuss XC skiing in college and what skiers and parents need to know and expect from college coaches. There will be time for Q & A after the presentation.

Additional background on JNQ racingRead this interview with Chris Harvey.  It’s from 2015 but covers many of the questions that parents and athletes may have regarding xc ski racing at a regional and national level.