Community Olympic Developmetn Program





Nordic Challenge

A Midwest Junior National Qualifier Event


We have added classic 5K and 10K distance race this year.

Get Ready to Ski Fast and Hard!

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We are making snow and the course is 90% Complete

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Igor BadamshinOur coach Igor Badamshin is the CXC Head Coach and the Knicker Nordic Head Coach. Igor is our head coach for the Wausau Community Olympic Program, Nordic Summer Programs and the Masters Program. You can contact Igor at: igor@knickernordic.org


We are dedicated to the development of cross country skiing as a community, teams and the individual which enables athletes, coaches and officials to achieve excellence in cross country skiing through education, cooperation, communication and competition.

Knicker Nordic realizes these goals through the Wausau Olympic Program, the Wausau Nordic Summer Program, a masters program, dedication to the Wausau high school ski program and the sponsorship of the Aspirus Junior National Qualifier race and the State HS championship.


We welcome your support and look forward to another great year!

John Burke

President Knicker Nordic