(WAGM) - While most winter sports teams could begin practice last Monday Skiers had to wait another week. On Monday alpine and nordic skiers were able to hold their first conditioning workouts of the year.
While most of the area doesn't have enough snow to get on skis. The athletes were able to get together for a practice either running or workout on the weight room.
The first meets are set for mid-December. The athletes in this area also looking forward to competing for State Championships here in the County.
The Class B alpine championships will be held at Bigrock in Mars Hill. All County schools with ski programs are in Class B. The Class B and C nordic championships will be held in Fort Kent. This year Presque Isle and Caribou will compete in Class B and the rest of the County schools will compete in Class C.