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Olympian Kris Freeman Hosts Clinic in Waterville Valley

January 15, 2014

UPDATE JAN. 16, 3:15pm: The Kris Freeman Nordic Clinic is cancelled.  The Sunday morning talk will go on as scheduled.

Nordic Olympian Kris Freeman will host an open clinic for intermediate and advanced Nordic skiers and speak about his career this weekend.

Kris will make an appearance in Waterville Valley in between training and preparing for his four Olympic appearance for the United States at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. As a competitor on the world stage for more than a decade, Kris excels in long distances.  H won a World Championship in the 30km and is the three time reigning National Champion in the 50km.

“I began skiing at Waterville Valley when I was four years old. When I grew up, I moved as close to the mountain as I could because it is still my favorite place in the world to ski. I am grateful to Waterville Valley for running such an awesome facility and for all of their support.”

Read more about Kris’ connection to Waterville Valley here »

Schedule

January 18, 2014

  • 10 – 11:30 a.m. – Intermediate to Advanced Skate ClinicGet instruction from 3-time Olympian Kris Freeman during this clinic at the Nordic Center for only $35.

    Registration is open to the first 25 guests.

January 19, 2014

  • 10 – 11 a.m. – Kris Freeman talks about being an Olympic Athlete3-time Olympian Kris Freeman talks about his travels and what it takes to be an Olympic athlete. Hear his inspiring story at 10 a.m. in the Meeting Place, located in Town Square next to the Post Office.

For more information, contact the Nordic Center at 603-236-4666.

 

Kris Freeman Nordic Skier, Waterville Valley, NH

About Jan Stearns

I've been living in and loving New Hampshire's White Mountains for most of my life. I moved to Waterville Valley in 1981 and quickly realized why it was dubbed a Yankee Shangri-la. Once you’ve experienced Waterville Valley, you’ll want to call it yours. The great team of Realtors at Waterville Valley Realty can help you find a Waterville Valley home that fits your lifestyle and budget. 1-888-987-8333.

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