Category: History Nova Scotia XC

North Highlanders Ski Team

The North Highlanders Ski Team is a part of Nova Scotia’s cross-country ski history. Take a peek back in time by reading more about this team, as featured in the Winter 1992 edition of the “Stride and Glide” – Nordic Ski Nova Scotia news. Published: December 16, 2019 This article originally published by “Cross Connections”, Cross Country Canada’s youth program…

1979 P. A. Arctic Fox Roller-Ski Relay

Athletes roller-skied for 24 hours in a 1979 roller-ski relay organized by P. A. Arctic Fox Cross-Country Ski Club, at the KMart parking lot in Dartmouth – complete with tents and a sofa to rest between intervals. Arctic Fox paid $183 for radio ads and $32 for printing costs to organize what proved to be a memorable event. Thank-you to…

Provincial Team History

We’re keen to document the history of the Provincial Team in Nova Scotia. We value this opportunity to remember historic builders, highlight the positive ski culture within our province, and recognize the importance of continuing the Provincial Team program for our young athletes. Posted: May 12 2019 Did You Know? Contact If you have information to contribute, please drop us…