Nordic Interviews

Nordic Interviews


Name Introduction Video Link Podbean Podcast
Erik Flora Interview Erik has been the director and head coach of the APU team since 2006. He has coached 13 recent Olympians and coaches 8 members of the current US Nordic Ski Team. The discussion ranges from catering to athletes' individual needs, avoiding and managing injuries, and body maintenance and care. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
John Bauer Interview John Bauer is a 12x US National Nordic Ski Champion and finished as high as 5th individually in World Championships. Amazingly as a 50 year old he finished 12th in the American Birkebeiner. Learn how he trains and approaches life, work, and family with such success. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Andy Newell Interview 2 Andy Newell is one of the couple most successful Nordic ski racers in the history of the US. He has 247 WC/WM/OWG starts and was ranked 1st in the World for over a year. Additionally he finished 4th and 5th in the Overall Sprint World Cup. Andy is now a coach and has a unique understanding for the sport. If you want to learn about Nordic ski racing and training, watch this video. Part 2 Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Andy Newell Interview 1 Andy Newell is one of the couple most successful Nordic ski racers in the history of the US. He has 247 WC/WM/OWG starts and was ranked 1st in the World for over a year. Additionally he finished 4th and 5th in the Overall Sprint World Cup. Andy is now a coach and has a unique understanding for the sport. If you want to learn about Nordic ski racing and training, watch this video Part 1 Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Rosie Frankowski Interview Learn about Rosie's non traditional route to 21st place in the 2018 Olympic games. There is more than one way to go from start to excellence. Rosie is a great example of that and continues to find her own way. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Team Gregg Interview Interview with the amazing husband and wife Olympic duo of Team Gregg. Learn about how they alternate prioritizing each other and how they devote so much time energy and talent helping others. Also contains much information about training and strength. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Erika Flowers Interview Erika is a successful Nordic ski racer who transitioned from full time athlete to working and competing yet is doing extremely well including top US Nationals finishes and a Birkie podium. Learn about how she has adapted her training and even more importantly about her mindset. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Jessica Yeaton Interview Learn how defending American Birkebeiner champion adapted her training for school and living in Albuquerque, NM and still won the American Birkebeiner in 2020. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Gus Schumacher Interview 3 Fall 2020 Gus Schumacher is the defending individual Nordic Ski World Junior Champion and anchored both of the last two World Junior Championship US relay teams to gold. He is also the defending senior US National Champion in the skate sprint which he won as a junior! Get to know Gus part 3 of 3. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Gus Schumacher Interview 2 Fall 2020 Gus Schumacher is the defending individual Nordic Ski World Junior Champion and anchored both of the last two World Junior Championship US relay teams to gold. He is also the defending senior US National Champion in the skate sprint which he won as a junior! Get to know Gus. Part 2 Youtube Video Podbean Podcast
Gus Schumacher Interview 1 Fall 2020 Gus Schumacher is the defending individual Nordic Ski World Junior Champion and anchored both of the last two World Junior Championship US relay teams to gold. He is also the defending senior US National Champion in the skate sprint which he won as a junior! Get to know Gus better by watching this short interview. Youtube Video Podbean Podcast