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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 as well as tasters, courses and training/practice sessions for adults. We also organise the London series of roller ski races.  And you can cross country ski with us.

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London Region Classic race registration reopens & Swenor roller ski bargain

Registration has reopened for:

  • 1 hour race: adults with their own Swenor Alutech roller skis with #2 wheels [all places with skis provided by Swenor have been sold];
  • 30 minute race: juniors and adults with their own equipment [this distance is not run on matched skis]

If you wish to enter either of these categories please complete the registration process before 8 November.

Grab a pair of Swenor roller skis at a bargain price

The Swenor Alutech skis used in the race will be on sale after the event for £164.00 including bindings (1/3 off the regular price of £244).  You can also order/pre-order this superb kit via


Results of our 4 hour roller ski race 21/10/11

After a slight technical hitch, results of Saturday's 4 hour roller ski race are now available. 

For the first time it was a Polish 1-2-3 in the senior men's race with Jacek Staron in first place while Fern Cates was first senior female and joint 3rd in the overall race.

The event was held in probably the windiest conditions ever with gusts challenging everyone's balance so congratulations go to everyone who took part!


Come to the Club's Annual Dinner 18/11/17

This popular event on the Club calendar will take place at the Brasserie Blanc on the Southbank on Saturday 18 November.  Join us for a lovely, sociable evening over dinner and catch up with other Club members.  Find out more about the event and make sure you sign up before 1 November deadline. 


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.