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What Do You Do When You’re Not Skiing?

  Written by Lynn E. Paulson, APU staff writer I could hear the high-pitched, happy ruckus before I even entered the East … Read On

Second annual Best Chef on Skinny Skis fundraiser honors Nordic Ski coach, skiers and Alaska ski legend

Chef Al mixing potatoes

Written by Dr. Lynn E. Paulson, Ph.D., staff writer at Alaska Pacific University In order to raise money for the APU Nordic Ski Center, … Read On

NPR audiences learn why everyday is championship day at University’s training site for Olympic hopefuls

It looks like any another Alaska glacier in summer. Impossibly blue skies alternating with wind, rain, fog and snow. Shale peaks and, of … Read On

Olympic skier Holly Brooks counts the days to Sochi, adds up ways that her Alaska Pacific teammates are pursuing degrees


In between single-leg squats and VO2 max testing, APU grad student Holly Brooks got to thinking: “The APU Nordic Ski Center is in the … Read On

APUNSC Summer Update

Photo:  USSA Nordic

Elite/University APU Elite team is getting ready to move to summer training at the Thomas Training Center on Eagle Glacier. The Elite … Read On