Incredible Story of Fern Cates & Her Love of Skiing

It sounds incredible, but it took Ms. Cates only 6 years from the very first ‘taster session’ on rollerski as a gift for her 15th birthday to becoming a full member of the Senior British Nordic Ski Team . Together with Andrew Musgrave and Andrew Young, among the others, Fern was wearing Team GB colours at the Lahti World Championships earlier this year.

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Scotland to Stage First Ever Ski World Cup Event

Scotland is to get its first taste of elite cross country skiing in the near future, as the FIS conference last week decided to stage a World Cup event there in 2020.
There is one issue that remains to be settled: with the second referendum on Scottish independence looming, what will the country be called when the travelling ski racing circus descends upon Edinburgh in 2020?

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