Cross Country Skiing

Cross Country Skiing is offered as one of 4 Special Olympics snow sports, along with Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding and Snowshoeing. Cross Country Skiing has been a Special Olympics official sport with events at the World Games since 1977. There are over 41,000 athletes in the sport of Cross Country Skiing across 6 global regions. Cross-country skiing (commonly abbreviated XC skiing) is a winter sport in which participants propel themselves across snow-covered terrain using skis and poles.

Local Community Contacts

King County Area Director
Lindsey Cornish
KingCountyAD@sowa.org

North Central Area Director
Luke Wall
Lwall@sowa.org

Northeast Area Director
Brenda Devine
BdevineSOWA@gmail.com

Southeast Area Director
Lori Landrus
SoutheastAD@SOWA.org

Upcoming Cross Country Skiing Events