t Soldier Hollow, site of the former 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah. Over 430 U.S. cross country athletes from around the nation participated in the U.S. Cross Country Ski Championship t Soldier Hollow, site of the former 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah. at Soldier Hollow, site of the former 2002 Winter Olympics in Midway, Utah. This is the second major nordic event held at Soldier Hollow this season, following the FIS Nordic Combined Continental Cup. Soldier Hallow is one of the major cross country venues in the US. Last big event here was the U.S. Championships in 2006.
Nordic racing athletes, Torin Koos and Rosie Brennan, put on incredible performances at the 2013 U.S. Cross Country Championships. There was a total of three National Titles in the Sprint and Distance events Koos grabbed 1st place for the sprint; and 1st place for the 30K Classic. Brennan snagged 1st place for the woman's sprint. She also placed a respectable 4th place for the 20K classic.