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Basics for Endurance Training by Johan Kaggestad -- An AXCS exclusive translated & summarized article by one of Norway's top endurance coaches. This article originally appeared on xcskiworld.com in the late 90's and still has a lot to offer XC coaches working with all ages and abilities.

7 Philosophical Priorities For Successful XC Clubs and Training Groups -- An original xcskiworld.com article with food for thought for clubs and training groups of all ages/abilities.

Technique Training For Beginners -- An AXCS exclusive translated & summarized article from Germany covering some the priorities for beginner skiers that club and ski area educational leaders should always keep in mind

Teaching Technique Organizational Tips -- An AXCS exclusive outline with suggested priorities for leaders of technique programs ranging from beginners to experts of literally all ages.



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