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Cross country skiing and roller skiing

Skiing in London?  Yes!  Join our community of cross country skiing enthusiasts based in and around the Capital.  Find out about the benefits of joining LRNSC and more about this Club

Join and learn to roller ski - it's great for fitness and fun, plus it's the best way to prepare for cross country skiing.  There are sessions for children and for adults, tasters as well as courses for beginners and improvers - . Plus we organise the London series of roller ski races.  And you can cross country ski with us.

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Learn to roller ski - extra taster session & beginners' course

Want to learn to roller ski?  It builds fitness and cross country skiing skills - you can enjoy roller skiing in the UK or take your skills onto snow for the ultimate winter experience.

You can dive straight in on our next beginners' roller ski course starting Sunday 8 October or try it out at a taster on Sunday 5 November - we've added an extra session in the afternoon.


LRNSC 10km & 5km time trial results 24/9/17

See the results and lap times from this event, plus there are photos on Flickr.  Congratulations to Fern Cates and Iain Ballentine who won the Senior Female and Male categories, well done to everyone who took part and thanks to those helped make it a successful day.

Our next roller ski races are the 4 hour event on 21 October at Hillingdon Cycle Circuit and the London Region Classic on 11 November at the Olympic park.  You can enter online.  See you there!


Urgent - Ice skating at Somerset House sign up by 10/10

The Club is repeating it's popular trip to ice skating trip to Somerset House on Saturday 16 December - read more about the activity hereSign up fast if you're interested as tickets the tickets the Club has reserved must be paid for by 10 October.


Autumn roller ski tasters

We're running our first roller ski taster session this autumn on Sunday 3rd September at Hillingdon Cycle Circuit from 1300-1430.  It's a great opportunity try this low impact sport which allows you to cross country ski without snow. 

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Results & photos from our 1hour & 30min FT roller ski races

Congratulations go to the winners of the various categories in this British Championship race:

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Kayak tour & more cross country skiing trips

Three new events have been added to the Club calendar which need your rapid response if you're interested.

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Roller ski the Cambridge Busway on 14 May

Club members - join us for a roller ski tour along the Cambridge Busway next Sunday - you can find out more here.


Race entry open - 7 May 15km & 7.5km FT roller ski race

Entry is now open for our first roller ski race of the season and you'll find there's a new entry process.  Enter now.   The new process aims to improve the accuracy of registration and results - if you have any comments on the way it works, please let us know.  

Entry for our other 2017 roller ski races will open shortly.


Awesome result in Nordenskioldsloppet

Congratulations go to Club member Gerard Evans for an awesome 112th place in the 220km Nordenskioldsloppet, the world's longest and toughest classical cross country ski race that takes place in Arctic Sweden. 

Get a flavour of race from the video on Facebook.


Book a roller ski taster session

In 2017 we're offering roller ski taster sessions which will introduce you to the sport and enable you to experience roller skiing.  The 1.5 hour sessions will take place at Hillingdon Cycle Circuit in west London on:

  • 23 April, 21 May, 03 September all from 1300-1430 
  • 05 November from 1000-1130

Cost: £10.00 for adults and £5.00 for juniors [under 18] including equipment hire.

Book your place online now!