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Outside magazine, April 1996
In what may spur twin national crises in Norway and Sweden, two American nordic skiers upstaged the Scandinavians at their national championships. Nina Kemppel of Anchorage, Alaska, who trains and races with the Oslo-based club Kjelsaas, skied the middle leg for her club’s victorious 3×5 kilometer relay at the Norwegian championships in Stryn on January 21, making her the first