Race results & photos, sports massage, roller ski taster & courses, snow trips & more ...
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Hello Dominic

Here's a round-up of recent events, a look ahead and news of skiing on snow ...

Racing round-up

Thanks to everyone who participated and supported our recent races. Click for links to the results & photos for the June team sprints and  the warmer 1 hour FT race in July.
Our next races are the 10km time trial at Hillingdon Cycle Circuit on 18 September followed by the London Region Classic at the Lee Valley Velopark on 1st October - make sure those dates are in your diary.

18 September - activities to kickstart your autumn

We've got a host of activities to get you going again after the summer plus a sports therapist to help get you in tip top condition - follow the links to find out more : +
Sports massage/injury assessment clinic - to help you prepare, recover and get the most out of your body - book your slot now.
10km FT roller ski time trial [a GB championship race]

It's unmissable!  Get the date in your diary and book your places.

Club ski trip to Cogne & Euroloppet Marcia Gran Paradiso

A new Italian destination for the Club, this members' trip combines skiing in the beautiful Aosta valley with the opportunity to compete in the Euroloppet Marcia Gran Paradiso.  It's the Club's only race trip next season and includes 5 days' coaching - click for full details.  It's first come first served, so submit the booking form asap if you want to go.

More skiing ideas ...

Here's a heads up that Snowsport England's popular on-snow skills development week will take place from 2-9 April 2017 at Kvitavatn in Norway's Telemark region - details available soon.

And a reminder that LRNSC members are also organising the following trips for Club members in 2017 - click the links for more information:
Seefeld, Austria 14-21 January
Levi, Finland 5-12 March
Akaslompolo, Finland 12-19 March

Or be a ski guide for visually impaired skiers from 26 February - 5 March 2017 read Sheila Tucker's article on this rewarding experience.

Enjoy the summer, keep roller skiing and plan your winter trips!

image: LRNSC logo

Upcoming events

Click an event for more info:
20-21/8 SSE roller ski course
18/9 Sports massage & injury clinic
18/9 Roller ski taster
18/9 Level 2 roller ski course
18/9 Level 3 skate roller ski course
18/9 10km roller ski time trial
1/10 London Region Classic 1hr race

Snowsport England roller ski courses

Boost your skiing skills with one of SSE's intensive weekend courses. The next one is in Hetton Lyons [Durham] on 20/21 August.

Interested in biathlon?

If at least six Club members are interested, Claire our biathlon devotee will explore the possibility of a special Club course with Mike Dixon in Scotland in 2017.
Please register your interest via this form.
Young roller skier
Our youngest roller skiing member?  Watch out his dad's top of the handicap race start list!
[Photo: D Carpenter]

Club classic handicap races

We're continuing with our classic handicap races for LRNSC members.  These are run over two laps of the circuit and are free of charge to Club members.
You can see results from the last race in June and start times for the next one on 9 October.

LRNSC committee update

At the Club's AGM my term as Chair ended and newly elected were:
  • Chair & Newsletter Editor: Christopher Richards
  • Vice Chair: Kwasi Debrah [and relected for Equipment]
  • Coaching: Anders Soderback
  • Entertainment/Events: Jeremy Price
And re-elected were:
  • Membership: Pauline Styles :
  • Treasurer: Dominic Luck
  • Roller ski racing: Gerard Evans
I [Mary Wray] didn't escape and was elected On-snow Skiing Coordinator and relected for Website/publicity.
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