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No Hats! No Jackets!

March 6, 2018

By Jan Stearns

On Wednesday, February 28, the Nordic Silver Streaks met.  Head Nordic Streak, Gigi Estes, writes, “It was a beautiful spring day, bright sun, blue sky, 46°F, as 17 Nordics gathered. Three Nordics stayed at the South End, the others drove … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Report

February 26, 2018

By Jan Stearns

The Nordic Silver Streaks last met on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14.  After spending the morning on Waterville Valley’s cross country ski trails, head Nordic Streak Gigi Estes wrote: “Fantastic,” “beautiful,” “great skiing.”  Those were some of the exclamations when we … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Streaks Report

February 4, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s Nordic Silver Streaks met on Wednesday, Jan. 31, for their weekly outing.  Gigi Estes writes of the stellar conditions, “These are conditions for Olympic skiers!” was the comment of one of our Nordics. He was right, we skied … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Report

January 7, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Nordic Silver Streak, Gigi Estes, reports on their gathering and cross country ski on Wednesday, Jan. 3. “Today was a ten” one Nordic kept saying, “it was fabulous.”  She was right. After the cold spell, the temperature had risen to … Continue reading

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Coffee With a Cop

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s Department of Public Safety and the Silver Streaks senior ski club are co-hosting Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, Jan. 10, from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the Waterville Valley Ski Area Base Lodge (main level). Enjoy complimentary coffee and … Continue reading

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Gigi’s Nordic Report

January 1, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Gigi Estes is back at it … organizing, encouraging and reporting on Waterville Valley’s Nordic Silver Streaks.  This group of senior cross country skiers meet on Wednesday mornings for a group ski followed by pastries, coffee and lunch at the … Continue reading

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Gigi is Back in Action with the Nordic Streaks

December 19, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s Nordic Silver Streaks meet on Wednesdays for skiing and socializing.  Gigi Estes, head Nordic Streak, reported on their Dec. 13th meet-up: Dear Nordics, Welcome back, everyone. First day of the season, and what a day it was. About … Continue reading

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Message from Gigi

December 12, 2017

By Jan Stearns

I bet snowsports lovers are staring longingly out their windows right now as snow is dumping from the sky.  The weather gurus have upped the snow accumulation to 10 inches.  As I reported yesterday, the Nordic Center is opening tomorrow … Continue reading

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Tis the Season for Silver Streaks

November 30, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Head Silver Streak Lori Fernandes writes, “Winter is in the air!  Yesterday it was 11 degrees in the valley with snow guns working hard to get more trails open.  In less than two weeks, we will be meeting again for … Continue reading

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Nordic Streaks Keep on Skiing!

April 10, 2017

By Jan Stearns

There is still snow in Waterville Valley!  Although the Silver Streaks program officially ended in March, the Nordic Silver Streaks just keep on skiing because, well, why not?! Head Nordic Streak, Gigi Estes, writes about the group’s ski day on … Continue reading

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