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Gigi’s Last Hurrah?

April 13, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The Silver Streaks may be officially on hiatus until next winter, but Gigi Estes, ‘head’ Nordic Silver Streak, and a couple of friends keep on skiing.  Why?  Because the snow is there.  And the conditions are surprisingly good. On Monday, … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Last Nordic Report of the Season

April 5, 2017

By Jan Stearns

March 29, 2017 was the “official” last day of the season for the Nordic Silver Streaks.  Gigi Estes, head Nordic Streak, writes about the group’s ski and end-of-season gathering. What luck to have a good day after two miserable rainy … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

March 14, 2017

By Jan Stearns

I love reading Gigi Estes reports about the Nordic Silver Streaks weekly gathering.  Her positivity and enthusiasm for the sport are contagious. Here she shares photos and a summary of the group’s adventures on Waterville Valley’s trails last week (Thursday, … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

February 15, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Here’s Gigi’s latest installment of the Nordic Silver Streaks report! Snow devils were dancing and twirling invitingly over the pond! Eight hardy, bundled up Nordics dared to venture out, leaving the warmth of the fire at the Nordic Center behind. … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

December 29, 2016

By Jan Stearns

On Wednesday, Dec. 21, the Winter Solstice, the Nordic Silver Streaks hit the trails in Waterville Valley.  Gigi Estes, head Nordic Streak, describes the morning: “The best skiing ever!” “Fantastic!” Beautiful!” “Utopia!” Those were some of the adjectives describing today’s … Continue reading

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Nordic Silver Streaks Outing/Photos

March 25, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, writes about the final meet-up and ski of the season on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Waterville Valley Resort… First day of spring. And a foot of fresh, fluffy snow. What a present from … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Report

March 18, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, reports on the group’s Friday, March 15 gathering… “This is better than Bretton Woods,” that was the exclamation as we were cruising down HB  Highway. So true, our trails are more undulating, with rises … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Report: Nordic Silver Streaks

March 10, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes, head Nordic Silver Streak, keeps us updated on what this active group of “senior” skiers are doing each week.  Read her Wednesday, March 6 report below… We were 9 Nordics gathering at the Nordic Center. The thermometer showed … Continue reading

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