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      March 15, 2016

      Nakkertok's Yannick Lapierre beat Petter Northug and Andy Newell in the Red Bull NordiX race this past Sunday at Lake Louise.

      The ultimate cross-country skiing competition was hosted by Lake Louise Ski Resort this weekend, in what was the first time Red Bull NordiX was organized outside of Europe. After the conclusion of the World Cup cross-country skiing season at the Canmore Nordic Centre, some of the world’s best were put head-to-head with local up and coming Nordic and cross-country athletes in a one of kind competition. Participating athletes were put to the test to use various ski disciplines on cross-country skis, facing both uphill and downhill sections on a track full of jumps and rollers...