Nova Scotia skiers are experts at balancing competitive skiing and post-secondary education. Skiers train for the opportunity to compete at events held at all levels – provincial, national, and international. Four Nova Scotians qualified to race at the World University Games – for some it was their first international competition; venues included Poland, Italy, Korea, and Austria. Notably, post-secondary skiing programs offer challenging training with awesome experiences, contributing to your network of life-long ski friends. Understand your post-secondary training opportunities and find more life adventures through cross-country skiing.
Cross-country skiers have access to a variety of programs, scholarships, and additional supports to assist competitive athletes pursuing higher education. Nordiq Canada has compiled the following: directory of post-secondary options, student guide, funding options, and more. View all updated resources by visiting, Nordic Canada’s Document Centre.