Friday, December 7, 2012


In a word: WOW. I thought Kikkan would do well in the team sprint, but I wasn't sure that her teammate - Diggins, as it turned out - would be hot enough to bring the U.S. team in first.

I was wrong. Kikkan is that good, and Diggins is not just good enough, but awfully good.

Unfortunately, the Canadian men couldn't quite put together a complete race, and finished off the home-snow podium. Which is a bummer, except that there's more racing! I expect Kershaw to show up in a big way.

My NorAm-centric picks at XC Predictions: